Russia May Allow Import of Georgian Borjomi Water, Interfax Says

Russia is studying a request from a company seeking to resume imports of Georgia’s Borjomi mineral water, which has been banned since 2006, Interfax reported, citing Gennady Onishchenko, Russia’s consumer protection chief.

The state watchdog received a request about importing Borjomi and is considering the proposal, Onishchenko was cited as saying by the news service.

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