2020-12-08

Imported Frozen Beef Brisket from Wuxi Involved in the Epidemic Flowed into Nanjing

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China News Service, Nanjing, December 8 (Reporter Zhu Xiaoying) The Nanjing Municipal Health Commission announced on the 8th that 2,264 samples of imported frozen sirloin from Wuxi that flowed into Nanjing tested negative.

On the evening of December 5th, the Nanjing Epidemic Prevention and Control Work Headquarters received a work information report. The imported frozen boneless beef brisket that was tested positive for the new crown virus in the outer packaging of a company in Wuxi entered Nanjing. After investigation, the country of origin of this batch of imported products is Brazil, and the port of entry is Yangshan Port, Pudong, Shanghai. Manufacturer: NATURAFRIG ALTMENTOSLTDA, registration number is SIF1811, and production batch number marked: 20200727-20200731.

After receiving the report, Nanjing City immediately checked and sealed related foods, completely eliminated the business and storage sites, and carried out new coronavirus nucleic acid tests on the batch of products, the environment, and the relevant personnel in contact with the food involved. A total of 2,264 samples of various types were collected. As of 17:00 on December 7, the test was completed and the results were all negative.

Recently, the domestic outbreak of COVID-19 involving imported cold chain foods has been sporadic, multi-site, and sporadic. The Nanjing New Crown Pneumonia Epidemic Prevention and Control Work Headquarters reminded imported cold chain food production and operation units: Imported cold chain food production and operation units must follow the “Notice on Strengthening the Prevention and Control of Imported Cold Chain Food Influx into Nanjing” (Ningbo Prevention Office [ No. 165) requires that the main responsibility of the epidemic prevention and control enterprise be fulfilled, and the prevention and control measures shall be implemented in strict accordance with relevant regulations. At the same time, people should be cautious in buying imported cold chain foods, pay close attention to the quarantine information of imported cold chain foods, actively check the “Nanjing Imported Cold Chain Food Delivery Certificate”, and wear disposable gloves when handling imported cold chain foods and be personal Protection.

According to a report from the Jiangsu Provincial Health Commission on the 8th, there were no new confirmed cases in Jiangsu from 0 to 24:00 on December 7. As of 24:00 on December 7, the province has reported a total of 680 confirmed cases (including 49 imported from abroad). Except for 6 confirmed imported cases from overseas, which are still being treated in isolation at designated hospitals, the rest have been discharged.

On the 7th, there were no new asymptomatic infections in Jiangsu, and 1 case was lifted from centralized isolation and medical management. As of 24:00 on December 7, 12 cases of asymptomatic infections under centralized isolation and medical management were imported from abroad.

At present, 16,670 close contacts of confirmed cases and asymptomatic infections have been traced in Jiangsu, 16,627 people have been released from medical observation, and 43 people are still under medical observation. (End)