Fine for Illegal Import and Export of Livestock Products to Triple(Animal Quarantine Service)

2020/7/1

 The revised Act on Domestic Animal Infectious Disease Control came into force on July 1, 2020.

Following the amendment, the maximum fine for illegal import and export of livestock products including meat products will be raised from one million yen at present to three million yen (50 million yen for enterprises).

 Souvenirs brought back by individuals and import and export by mail are also subject to this penalty.

http://www.maff.go.jp/aqs/english/product/import.html