Volga Customs Administration

Saratov customs: Chinese pesticides banned for import were returned to the sender

Published: May 21, 2024 17:24

A mobile group of the Saratov Customs in cooperation with employees of Rosselkhoznadzor and the Border Department for the Saratov and Samara regions stopped the importation of 20 tons of pesticides into the territory of the Russian Federation.

In order to import this product into the territory of Russia, in accordance with paragraph 4 of the Rules of federal state control (supervision) in the field of safe handling of pesticides and agrochemicals at checkpoints across the state border of the Russian Federation, it is necessary to provide a copy of the registration certificate of state registration of the pesticide. This document was not provided by the carrier. Information about the preparations transported in the car, as authorized for use in the territory of the Russian Federation, in the state catalog of pesticides and agrochemicals was absent. In addition, the car transporting toxic chemicals was not equipped for the transportation of dangerous goods

A decision was made to return the cargo to the place of departure.

     Anatoly Poluboyarov,
press-secretary of Saratov customs