Progress/ Activity Report March, 2014

 

 

Name of section/Department : Livestock Wing

Month of Activity: March, 2014

Sr. No

Official Task

Status of Task

Remarks

1.

To Process cases of duty exemption on agro based machinery used in livestock sector

Processed / disposed off 01 case of duty exemption for import of dairy processing machinery M/S Dairy land (Pvt.) Ltd., Karachi.

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2.

To Process cases of Establishment of Temporary Quarantine House in the private sector for import / export of live animals. 

Processed / disposed off 02 cases for establishment of Temporary Quarantine House namely M/S Profarm Pvt. Ltd, Lahore and M/S Matrix Dairy, Hafizabad for import of dairy animals.

 

Processed one case to declare Rakh dera Chal, Lahore as Temporary Quarantine House for keeping horse for export purpose. 

 

3.

To process cases of registration of animal casings, game hunted trophy processing units, bone , horns processing units etc

Processed two cases for export of meat and poultry from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia through diplomatic channel.

 

Finalized proposal for the 2nd joint review committee Malaysia – Pakistan closer economic partnership agreement (MPCEPA)

 

Processed and responded case of registration of M/S Koldkraft Tongda Pvt. Ltd. Lahore for the export processed meat products.

                                     

Replies are awaited.

5.

Harmonization of veterinary health certificates

Finalized the cases of harmonization of veterinary health certificates for the import of poultry products from Brazil.

 

6.

To deal Animal Quarantine Department  related matters

Number of Animal Quarantine Department matters related to import / export of livestock products, registration of slaughterhouses and processing units and harmonization of health certificate were dealt during the reported month. 

 

7.

To Issue NOC and provide information for Import of Exotic Semen

Examined, processed and issued four NOC’s to M/S Schiwo Pakistan, Multan, M/S International Traders, Lahore and M/S Ghazi Brothers, Karachi for the import of 35,894 doses of exotic bovine semen from Germany, USA and Canada.

Examined and provided information to M/S Nishat Dairy Pvt. Lt, Lahore, M/S Ghazi Brothers, Karachi and M/S Sapphire Dairy Pvt. Ltd, Lahore for the import of bovine semen into the country.

 

 

To Issue NOC and provide information for Import of Dairy Heifers

Information prepared and provided to M/S Fauji Fertilizer, Rawalpindi for the import of dairy heifers into the country from Australia, Turkey and Denmark.

 

8.

To Issue duty exemption certificates and provide information for Import of Calf Milk Replacer (CMR)

Examined and supplied information to M/S Nishat Dairy Pvt. Lt, Lahore, M/S Sapphire Dairies Pvt. Ltd, Lahore, M/S Nawan Laboratories Pvt. Ltd Karachi and M/S Ghazi Brothers, Karachi for the import of Calf Milk Replacer (CMR) in to the country.

 

9.

To Issue duty exemption certificates and provide information for import of Cattle Feed Premix(CFP)

Examined, processed and issued two zero percent duty exemption certificates to M/S Nishat Dairy Pvt. Lt, Lahore and M/S Agro Vision Pvt. Ltd. Faisalabad for the import of 545.45 metric tons of Cattle Feed Premix (CFP) from UAE and Netherlands.

Information prepared and provided to M/S Ghazi Brothers, Karachi, M/S Nishat Dairy Pvt. Lt, Lahore M/S Ever Fresh Dairies Pvt. Ltd Lahore, M/S Sapphire Dairies Pvt. Ltd, Lahore and M/S Nawan Laboratories Pvt. Ltd Karachi.

 

10.

To provide implementation Status of ECC decision

Continued the implementation of ECC decision on “Ban on Commercial Export of Live Animals with effect from 1-10-2013”.

 

11.

To Provide Statistical Data Regarding Livestock Population and its Products in Country.

Collected and Compiled the data for the import/export of milk and milk products for the months of Jan-Mar 2014. 

Collected and compiled the data for the import /export of meat and meat products for for the months of Jan-Mar 2014. 

Collected and compiled the data for the prices of important livestock products for the month of March, 2014

 

12.

Preparation of briefs, country papers, OIE questionnaires  Assembly / senate question replies

Briefs on Livestock Status in country were prepared for Brazil, Malaysia and ADBP for meetings and submitted to IC Section, M/O NFS&R during the reporting month.

 

Prepared reply and supplementary material for the Starred National Assembly Question No 72, moved by Ms. Tahira Aurangzeb MNA, regarding the number of animals imported from other countries during the year 2013-14 along with the allied details. . The duly approved reply and supplementary material was sent to RO (Import), Ministry of Commerce Islamabad.

 

Prepared material for the meeting regarding the 2nd Session of Pakistan- Nigeria JMC, Government of Nigera may be requested to provide the list of prvt comprehensive private companies which are interested in joint venture in Sheep and Cattle Fatening in Pakistan.

 

13.

To attend meetings

Two meetings were attended. The agenda's titled "ADB TA -8405 PAK: Improving Border Service Project" and "Pak. -Malaysia free trade agreement" during the reported month

 

Attended meeting of the Standing Committee on Commerce and Textile Industry on 6th March, 2014.

 

Meeting attended on 4th March 2014, in Economic Affair Division regarding 2nd Session of Pakistan- Nigeria JMC.

 

 

14.

International Coordination in Livestock Sector

Furnished proposals for " Pakistan – EU Strategic Dialogue and ADB TA -8405 Pak: Improving Border Service Project" " Eight Month Review of  PSDP 2013-14/ Foreign Aided Projects" and " Meeting with federal ministries for Japan request survey for JFY 2014" during the reported month.

Provided views/comments/proposals for cooperation between Pakistan and Nigeria, Iran, EU, France, Malaysia, Sri-Lanka and Korea

 

 

Name of the Department : Arid Zone Research Institute, PARC, Dera Ismail Khan

Month of Activity: March, 2014

Inventory Awaited


Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Gwadar Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

S.No.

Official Task/Activity

Status of Task

Remarks

01

Provide health certification services to the importers and exporters of animals and animals products.

 

a)    Issuance of health certificate for export of animals & animal products.

 

 

      b)   Import clearance of reported case of animals and animal products.

 

 

 

 

Description of consignment

Nil

 

 

Description of consignment

Nil

 

 

 

 

Quantity

 

 

 

Quantity

 

 

 

 

No.of health certificate issued

 

 

No.of health certificate issued

 

02

Collection of non tax receipt on account of issuance of health certificate.

Nil

-

-

 

03

Number of animals and animal products subjected to lab. Examination.

Nil

-

-

 

04

Inspection of slaughter houses/sheep processing units/quarantine houses and other processing plants.

Nil

-

-

 

05

Registration of animals and animal products processing units with AQD.

Nil

-

-

 

06

Miscellaneous activities.

Total salary March 2014= 179,914

Total Contingency up to March 2014= Nil

Total Expenditure=1,601,826                                

in order to visit and check animals and animals products at Air port, sea port and the road of 250 Border area  

 

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Karachi Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

Inventory Awaited

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Quetta Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

S.No.

Official Task/Activity

Status of Task

Remarks

01

Provide health certification services to the importers and exporters of animals and animals products.

 

a)    Issuance of health certificate for export of animals & animal products.

 

 

   

 

  b)   Import clearance of reported case of animals and animal products.

 

 

 

 

Description of consignment

Falcons

 

Sheep Casing

 

 

 

Description of consignment

Nil

 

 

 

 

 

Quantity

20 Nos.

 

6,410 Hanks

26 Drums

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

No.of health certificate issued

5 Nos.

 

 

 

 

No.of health certificate issued

Nil

 

02

Collection of non tax receipt on account of issuance of health certificate.

Rs.700/-

 

 

 

03

Number of animals and animal products subjected to lab. Examination.

1 Nos.

         -

                     -      

 

04

Inspection of slaughter houses/sheep processing units/quarantine houses and other processing plants.

1. M/S Saleh Mohammad & Co. Quetta

    Sheep Processing unit.

 

 

 

05

Registration of animals and animal products processing units with AQD.

Nil

 

 

 

06

Miscellaneous activities.

Nil

 

 

 

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Islamabad Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

Inventory Awaited

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Lahore Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

 

S. No.

Official Task / Activity

Status of Task

Remarks, if any

 

Animal & animal Products

QUANTITY

Unit

Weight Tons

Health Certificates Issued

 

1

Provided health certification services  to the importers and exporters of animal and animal products

0

0

0

0

0

 

 
 
 
 
 

A)      Issuance of health certificate for export of animal & animal products.

0

0

0

0

0

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

0

 

B)      Import clearance of reported case of animals and animal products

0

0

0

0

0

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Total

0

 

2

Collection of non tax receipt on account of issuance of health certificate

7,235,820.00

 

 
 
 
 

3

Number of animals & animal products subjected to lab. Examination       

45

 

 
 
 

4

Inspection of slaughter houses/sheep processing units/ quarantine houses & other processing plants.

15

 

 

5

Registration of animals & Animal products processing units with AQD

--

 

 
 

6

Miscellaneous activates

Visited Allama Iqbal International Airport to check meat consignments for export
Visited Allama Iqbal International Airport to check live pets at ICG
Visited Wahga Border Lahore to check Frozen Boneless Beef import consignment.

 
 
 

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Sialkot Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

Inventory Awaited

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Peshawar Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

Inventory Awaited

 

Name of the Department : Animal Quarantine Department, Multan Station

Month of Activity: March, 2014

 

S.No.

Official Task/Activity

                          Status of Task

Remarks

1

Provide health certification services to the importers and exporters of animals and animals products

 

a)    Issuance of health certificate for export of animals & animal products.

 

 

 

 

b)    Import clearance of reported case of animals and animal products

 

 

 

 

Description of consignment            Quantity                        No. of health                                                                                                                              certificate                                                                                                        issued

1.    Sheep casing                   109723 Hanks                 27

2.    Leather                              618969 Sq. ft                  21

3.    Wool                                  337539 Kg                       19

 

Description of consignment            Quantity                        No. of health                                                                                                                              certificate                                                                                                       issued

                                                              NIL

 

2

Collection of  non tax receipt on account of issuance of health certificate

 

Sum of Rs.1900/- (Rupees Nineteen thousand only) has been collected non tax receipt on account of issuance of health certificate.

 

3

Number of animals and animal products subjected to lab. Examination

 

45 sample has been subjected to lab to check the disease

 

4.

Inspection of slaughter houses/sheep processing units/quarantine houses and other processing plants

 

Sheep casing processing Units 10

Wool Factories  08

Leather Factories  06

 

5

Registration of animals and animal products processing units with AQD

 

Nil

 

6

Miscellaneous activities

 

Pay visit to Sheep casing processing units, wool factories, dry port and air port to check the consignments

 

 

Name of the Department : Federal Seed Certification and Registration Department, Islamabad

Month of Activity: March, 2014

 Inventory Awaited

 

Name of the Department : Agriculture Policy Institute , Islamabad

Month of Activity: March, 2014