Russia’s chief sanitary inspector, Gennady Onishchenko, told Russian media that recent meetings between his country and the United States have led to some agreement regarding poultry imports, according to Business Week. He did not offer more specific information.


Russia halted U.S. poultry imports earlier this year after it restricted the use of chlorinated water washes on poultry carcasses, a tool widely used in the United States to kill pathogenic bacteria.