Chinese mainland suspends entry of certain fruits, fish products from Taiwan

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Customs authorities on the Chinese mainland will suspend the entry of citrus fruits and two types of fish products from the Taiwan region beginning Wednesday.

The entry of citrus fruits, including grapefruits, lemons and oranges, as well as chilled white hairtail and frozen horse mackerel from the region, will be suspended in accordance with the mainland's relevant regulations and food safety requirements, the General Administration of Customs shared in an online statement.

All customs branches will halt accepting good declarations of these agricultural and aquatic products beginning Wednesday and notify relevant companies in their jurisdictions in a timely manner, said the statement.

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