BEIJING, April 19 China has resumed imports of
pork products and egg products from Germany after an outbreak of
dioxin pollution in the European country earlier this year,
China's Quarantine Bureau said in a statement released on
China "allows the imports of edible pork products and egg
products, which were produced after March 14 2011 and met our
laws and regulations, from Germany," said the General
Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine
in the statement published on its website.
The resumption takes effect immediately, it said.
Earlier this year, China suspended imports of pork and egg
products from Germany after German authorities said the highly
toxic chemical dioxin had been discovered in pork and poultry
(Reporting by Tracy Zheng and Tom Miles)