Banned in Russia since 2006, the Georgian mineral water "Borjomi" arrives in Russia through Belarus, which is unacceptable, said, "RIA Novosti" on Wednesday, the chief state sanitary doctor Gennady Onishchenko.
"Indeed, we found a significant amount, which go through Belarus with the Belarusian tax stamps. Importer Ltd." Classic Wine ", Minsk," — said Onishchenko.
However, the Georgian "Borjomi" enters the Russian Federation not only from Belarus, he added. "There are even products labeled with the Georgian in the Georgian language, which indicates, that there are direct supplier from Georgia as a result of the fact that the customs posts, apparently, there is no accounting for and control over what is nominated and that actually is imported. It is also the subject of our attention, "- said the head of Epidemiology.
Russia banned imports of Georgian wine and mineral water "Borjomi" spring 2006 by the decision of Epidemiology in connection with claims for product quality.
The head of the company "Classic Wine" in an interview, "RIA Novosti" Gennady Onishchenko, dismissed allegations that the company supplies to Russia Georgian mineral water "Borjomi".
"It is a complete lie. Neither one delivery for documents or without documents we performed," — said the head of the agency "classic guilt." However, he added that the company also does not deliver to the Russian Federation or one type of product.