Azerbaijan exports horse meat to these countries

16:21 - 18.04.2024


April 18, Fineko/abc.az. The export of live horses is allowed in Azerbaijan, as diseases in horse breeding have been eliminated.

ABC.AZ reports, quoting Food Safety Agency’s chair Goshgar Tahmazli as saying this at public hearing “Food safety system and its role in the unified concept of health”.

He noted that according to the legislation, horsemeat is currently not used in the framework of products produced in Azerbaijan.

"Horse meat in slaughterhouses is exported to Kazakhstan. Such countries as Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia import from Azerbaijan,” he added.