The chief state sanitary doctor Gennady Onishchenko, Russia is angry that the health authority shall not prevent importation of Belarus in Russia counterfeiting of Georgian mineral water "Borjomi" and fish products from Belarus with an excess of glaze (ice).
"We are concerned that our Belarusian colleagues did not fulfill the commitments made in the framework of the Customs Union" — said Gennady Onishchenko, "Interfax" on Tuesday.
In particular, the head of Epidemiology, sanitary service in Belarus "has not fulfilled the conditions that would prevent the entry into Russia of counterfeit" Borjomi ".
At the same time "We respect the sovereign rights of Belarus, and not infringe on the turnover of these goods on the Belarusian territory," Onishchenko said.
He also said that Belarus has not gone towards Moscow and did not make any changes to the regulatory framework that would prevent the import of Georgian "Borjomi" from Belarus to Russia.
In Russia there is a ban on the import of mineral water and wine from Georgia. It was introduced because of complaints about the quality.
Moreover, Onishchenko said that he is concerned about the failure Belarusian suppliers content requirements glaze for fish products and krevetkah.
"Our national decision on the glaze adopted in order to improve quality, to prevent the importation of substandard products from China and Southeast Asia. The Belarusian side is attempting to cancel our national legislation on the percentage of the glaze in fish fillets and krevetkah. And does"A major sea power" — Belarus ", — said Gennady Onishchenko.
"Obviously the engaged position of sanitation services in Belarus promotes individual unscrupulous manufacturers. We reserve the right to accept asymmetrical measures," — said Gennady Onishchenko.