Two further countries have announced a ban on Hungarian pork imports. Belarus and South Africa will import neither pork nor live hogs because of reports of an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Hungary, daily Magyar Idők reported.
Following the discovery of African swine fever in a wild boar in northern Hungary, Serbia, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore and South Korea have already announced a ban on pork and pork products. Now two other non-EU countries have joined the ban, Belarus starting from April 26 and South Africa for meat packaged after April 4 or shipped after April 25 from all of Hungary, Magyar Idők reported.
Friday April 27, 2018/ Budapest Business Journal/ Hungary.