Sector : Meat

Region Africa

Destination Market: Congo

Information : Congo

COUNTRY NAME: Congo


TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 147 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.131m.

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 72 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.074m.

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 75 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.054 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Frozen pig offal

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of Pigmeat to Congo. That said, Congo seems to be one of the countries that accept exports of Pigmeat from Ireland on the basis of the general export health certificate.

The export health certificate covers edible Pigmeat products

EXPORTER T&C’S: The meat must satisfy the conditions set out in the general export health certificate and must be handled in DAFM-approved premises from slaughter through to boning, packing, storage and consignment

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 151 tonnes of beef valued at €0.127 m.

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 20 tonnes of beef valued at €0.012 m.

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 278 tonnes of beef valued at €0.207 m.

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Frozen boneless beef and frozen bovine offal.

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of beef to Congo. That said, Congo seems to be one of the countries that accept exports of beef from Ireland on the basis of the general export health certificate.

The export health certificate covers edible beef products

EXPORTER T&C’S: The meat must satisfy the conditions set out in the general export health certificate and must be exported from a DAFM approved premises

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 25 tonnes of Poultrymeat valued at €0.026m

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 150 tonnes of Poultrymeat valued at €0.172 m

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 125 tonnes of Poultrymeat valued at €0.077 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Fresh or chilled poultry cuts and offal, frozen poultry cuts and offal

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: The certificate is for Poultrymeat

EXPORTER T&C’S:

  • Exports can take place from all establishments approved by DAFM.

 

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 19 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.020 m

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 20 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.014 m

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 19 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.011 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Frozen Sheepmeat

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: 

We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of Sheepmeat to Congo. That said, Congo seems to be one of the countries that accept exports of Sheepmeat from Ireland on the basis of the general export health certificate.

The export health certificate covers edible Sheepmeat products

EXPORTER T&C’S:

The meat must satisfy the conditions set out in the general export health certificate and must be exported from a DAFM approved premises.

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie