Israel has abolished import restrictions on marine products and rice in Fukushima Prefecture, which had continued since the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station.

After the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, Israel has continued to regulate the submission of inspection reports for radioactive substances when importing marine products and rice from six prefectures, including Fukushima, Iwate, and Miyagi prefectures. I did.

According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Israel has lifted all of these regulations on the 25th of this month, which will make it easier to export the targeted foods.

However, in 15 countries and regions such as China and Taiwan, import restrictions from some parts of Japan continue.

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Nogami said at a press conference after the Cabinet meeting on the 29th, "We will continue to work persistently to relax or abolish regulations on countries and regions that remain regulated based on scientific grounds."