China halts beef imports from US firm: Report
This comes after ractopamine, type of animal feed additive, found in shipment, public broadcaster reports
China on Thursday halted meat imports from a US firm after a banned substance was found in a shipment, local media reported.
According to public broadcaster CGTN, ractopamine, a type of animal feed additive, was detected in the shipment by King Meat Service, the Chinese General Administration of Customs said.
The Chinese customs authority has notified the US Department of Agriculture about the matter.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.