Commission updates avian flu rules for ‘high risk’ areas

The European Commission has updated its legislation on measures to prevent the spread of avian flu, warning that strict controls will likely be needed in ‘high risk’ areas for some time to come.

The EU executive has repeatedly altered rules in placesince 2005 to take account of new developments and scientific advice. Existing legislation was due to apply until December 2017 but has been replaced by a newimplementing decision (

We now require all subscribers to register with us the first time they log into the site. It only takes a minute and you only have to do it once.

If you need assistance please contact our Technical Support team on:

Tel: +44 (0)20 701 76242

Ask The Analyst

Do you have follow up questions from this article? Don’t forget that as part of your subscription you can contact our experienced analysts who will endeavour to answer your questions and help you understand the impacts of the latest trends in this sector (terms and conditions apply to this service). Click here to submit your question.

Comente este artigo
Anterior Trade Focus: Inflation talk fails to hold brief grain price spike
Próximo El éxito exportador de la industria agroalimentaria española: un 60% más que en 2009

Artigos relacionados


Sondage 14 % des agriculteurs financent leurs matériels agricoles sur fonds propres

La majorité des agriculteurs financent leurs matériels de manière très classique. 
14,1 % des répondants indiquent financer leurs matériels directement sur leurs fonds propres. Tous les autres les financent donc à crédit. 50,5 % d’entre eux déclarent utiliser un prêt bancaire classique, 29,4 % font confiance à leurs concessionnaires et utilisent un prêt intégré. […]


Collapsing world sugar market makes life difficult for EU producers

By F.O. Licht
Published: 30 June 2017 02:32 PM

EU sugar producers are facing the prospect of marketing a massive 2017 crop predominantly within the boundaries of the bloc, with exports currently unprofitable (reports Agra Europe’s sister analyst F.O. Licht).

Price ideas betweensellers and buyers are reportedly far apart and in some cases it has taken monthsfor traders to reach terms. […]


Alemania también investiga varias granjas tras hallar huevos contaminados


De esta forma, se confirma que los huevos con fipronil no solamente provienen de Holanda y Bélgica, países que dieron en primer lugar la voz de alarma.


La Fiscalía estatal de Oldenburg (noroeste de Alemania) ha anunciado la apertura de una investigación a varias granjas en las que se han hallado huevos con fipronil, […]