Fish Products Recalled Due to Failure to Comply with Import Requirements

Thousands of pounds of frozen fish products are affected

Fish Products Recalled Due to Failure to Comply with Import Requirements
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June 30, 2017

Vinh Hoan USA has recalled 84,000 pounds of imported frozen fish distributed into the U.S. market without meeting federal requirements.

RECALLED PRODUCT DETAILS

The affected products include frozen Swai fillets produced on various dates between December 16, 2016 and January 7, 2017. They include:

  • 15-pound cases containing MEKONG MASTER Frozen Swai Fillet with lot code VN 147 VI 1355 and BEST BEFORE dates of 12162018, 12172018, and 12192018
  • 15-pound cases containing MEKONG MASTER Frozen Swai Fillet with lot code VN 147 VI 1351 and BEST BEFORE dates of 12232018, 12242018, and 12252018
  • 15-pound cases containing MEKONG MASTER Frozen Swai Fillet with lot code VN 147 VI 1354 and BEST BEFORE dates of 01052019, 01062019, and 01072019

WHERE WERE THE PRODUCTS SOLD?

The products do not have the U.S. Department of Agriculture mark of inspection. They were shipped to wholesale locations in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin.

WHAT SHOULD CONSUMERS DO?

There have not been any confirmed reports of adverse reactions related to the consumption of these items. Anyone concerned about reactions should contact their healthcare provider. Those in possession of these products should either throw them away or take them back to the place of purchase.

For more information, consumers can reach Vinh Hoan USA Vice President of Sales Max Basch at (714) 573-3458.