Sector : Meat

Region Africa

Destination Market: Ghana

Information : Ghana

COUNTRY NAME: Ghana

 


TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 9,319 tonnes of beef valued at €9.454 m.

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 9,071 tonnes of beef valued at €9.441 m.

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 8346 tonnes of beef valued at €7.972 m.

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Frozen bone-in beef and frozen bovine offal

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of beef to Ghana. That said, Ghana 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 746 tonnes of Poultrymeat valued at €0.624 m

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 671 tonnes of Poultrymeat valued at €0.711 m

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 189 tonnes of Poultrymeat valued at €0.133 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Fresh Mainly frozen poultry cuts and offal

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: The certificate is for Poultrymeat products

EXPORTER T&C’S:

  • The poultry must be slaughtered and the meat prepared in an establishment approved for export to the EC.
  • Exports can take place from all establishments approved by DAFM. 

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 399 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.397 m

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 120 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.161 m

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 99 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.092 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Frozen Sheepmeat and frozen sheep offal

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: 

We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of Sheepmeat to Ghana. That said, Ghana 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

Trade: 

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 712 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.462 m.

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 1 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.005 m.

 

Certification Arrangements: 

We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of Pigmeat to Ghana. That said, Ghana 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 at & exported from premises approved by DAFM to handle pigmeat.

 

Information: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie