Sector : Meat

Destination Market: Jamaica

Information : Jamaica

COUNTRY NAME: Jamaica


TRADE:

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 174 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.385 m

In 2017 Ireland exported approximately 204 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.563 m

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 193 tonnes of Pigmeat valued at €0.376 m

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: Mainly frozen Pigmeat and frozen pig offal.

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: We do not have a bilaterally agreed certificate for the export of Pigmeat to Jamaica. That said, the Jamaica 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 exported from a DAFM approved premises. 

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE: In 2016 Ireland had nil exports

PRODUCTS EXPORTED: N/A

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: The certificate is for chilled/frozen Poultrymeat

EXPORTER T&C’S:

  • The Poultrymeat must be derived from poultry which were hatched and reared only in Ireland.
  • Exports can take place from all establishments approved by DAFM.

INFORMATION: Contact meatmarketaccess@agriculture.gov.ie

TRADE: 

In 2018 Ireland exported approximately 25 tonnes of beef valued at €0.039 m

In 2016 Ireland exported approximately 17 tonnes of beef valued at €0.088m. 

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 Jamaica. That said, Jamaica 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