Sector : Meat

Destination Market: Lebanon

Information : Lebanon

COUNTRY NAME: Lebanon

 


CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: The certificate is for cooked meat products of bovine or ovine origin

EXPORTER T&C’S:

  • No age restriction
  • Exports can take place from establishments approved by DAFM to handle meat of the  bovine and/or ovine species.
  • Origin – The meat products must be derived from animals which at the time of slaughter were resident in Ireland or which have been imported into Ireland in accordance with the provision of European community legislation. 
  • Trader notice Number 4/2014 refers:

 

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE:

In 2018 exported approximately 39 tonnes of beef valued at €0.091 m.

In 2017 exported approximately 100 tonnes of beef valued at €0.061 m.

In 2016 Ireland had nil exports

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: N/A

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: The certificate is for fresh meat/meat products of bovine origin

EXPORTER T&C’S:

  • No age restriction.
  • The meat must be derived from animals born and raised in Ireland or which have been imported from named countries in accordance with the provisions of EU legislation.
  • Exports can take place from all establishments approved by DAFM.
  • Trade Notice No. 2/2014 refers:

 

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE: In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 25 tonnes of Sheepmeat valued at €0.016 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Exclusively frozen sheep offal

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: The certificate is for fresh chilled/frozen Sheepmeat

EXPORTER T&C’S:

  • No age restriction
  • The meat was derived from animals which were born and reared in Ireland (including Northern Ireland).
  • Trader Notice 3/2014 refers:

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

Trade:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 14 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.083 m.

Products Exported: Meat and Offal of Porcine animals

Certification Arrangements: We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of Pigmeat to Lebanon.  That said, Lebanon 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