List - products of non-animal origin subject to an import ban

This page lists products and countries that are subject to import bans on products of non-animal origin.

Import bans can be imposed on certain foods and countries. Import bans aim to protect human and animal health against infection or harmful substances.

The following products of non-animal origin are subject to an import ban. The import ban applies to both commercial and personal use.

Dried beans from Nigeria

There is an import ban on dried beans from Nigeria with CN codes 0713 35 00, 0713 39 00 and 0713 90 00 according to annex IIa in regulation (EU) 2019/1793. The reason is problems with high levels of pesticide residues.

Food products from Crimea or Sevastopol

The import of food products originating from Crimea or Sevastopol into the European Union is prohibited by Regulation (EU) No 692/2014 due to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol.

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Reviewed 2023-12-18