Russia: Draft SPS Measure on Canine Genetics Notified to WTO

On July 13, 2016, Russia notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of draft requirements for imported canine genetics via G/SPS/N/RUS/127 and the corresponding form of a unified EAEU veterinary certificate via G/SPS/N/RUS/126. The public comment period for both drafts will close on September 11, 2016. Interested U.S. parties are encouraged to share their comments and/or concerns with USDA’s enquiry point ( For potential inclusion in the U.S. official position, please send your comments by August 31, 2016.

Russia: Draft SPS Measure on Canine Genetics Notified to WTO