The enterprises from Belorussia are interested in getting Halal certification.
On October 12 the representative delegation from Belorussia led by Vasily Kazakevich, the deputy minister of agriculture of Belorussia visited the Council of muftis of Russia. It was the meeting with Rushan hazrat Abbyasov, vice-chairman of RMC , Madina Kalimullina, director of the economy department and Yusuaf Rikov, the head of Halal Certification Center.
The aim of the visit was to get acquainted with Halal certification procedure, that is implemented by the International center of Halal standardization and certification under the Council of muftis of Russia.
Rushan hazrat Abbyasov told the visitors about the history and the present state of Halal certification system in Russia. He, noted that 2012 is the 10th year of activity of RMC iin the field of development of voluntary system of Halal certification and Russia is the pioneer and the recognized leader of this industry on space of the CIS.
Also presentations about ICSS “Halal” activities, features of functioning of system of Halal certification and also about the Fourth Moscow Halal Expo 2013 Exhibition that is planned on June 2013 also were demonstrated to the guests.
About 30 enterprises of system of Ministry of Agriculture and Food Production, representing Belarussia at the Russian agroindustrial Golden autumn-2012 exhibition passing in Moscow from October 11 to October 14, show interest to production of halal-production.
Within a meeting in the Council of muftis of Russia representatives of the Belarussian agricultural enterprises asked questions concerning the conditions of receiving certification on different types of production. After a meeting the representatives of the enterprises accompanied by Yusuf Rikov, the head of Halal Certification Center, visited Ekol, the halal producing company.