The Rosselkhoznadzor suspected «Auchan» trade sanctions cheeses

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The Rosselkhoznadzor is conducting an administrative investigation after the discovery in the stores of the retailer «Auchan» cheese, which is a sanction with a high probability, the Agency reported on Thursday.

In September, the administration of the Rosselkhoznadzor for Moscow, Moscow and Tula areas audited of «Allgau» in warehouses which was discovered cheeses with a total weight of 1,223 thousand pounds, without marking, with details about the manufacturer, without veterinary accompanying documents and other identifying features. Identified impersonal products were withdrawn from circulation and destroyed in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation.

«The fifteenth of November, during the inspection of the trade network «Auchan» on the shelves of the hypermarket management were identified cheeses «, blue delis», «Gorgonzola», «Santa Rosso», «Cheddar», «DorBlu», the manufacturer of which, according to the label, is «Allgau»…. On the basis of tests indicating a high probability that the products were imported from countries on the import into Russia of production of which were banned… the office conducted an administrative investigation,» — said in the message.

It is specified that by results of check the Agency plans to send a request to the Prosecutor. Given the widespread implementation of the sanctions on the shelves, the Rosselkhoznadzor will send a formal request to CPS to provide information on the work of this Department for the suppression of the implementation of sanctions products in retail chains and online stores.

Earlier in November, the Rosselkhoznadzor addressed to the Prosecutor’s office to coordinate the audit of the company «Allgau» after discovering the stores of the retailer Metro sanction of cheese «DorBlu».