African swine fever,
China (People's Rep. of)
Information received on 16/03/2020 from Dr Huang Baoxu, Secretary of the Party Leadership Group, Animal Health and Epidemiology Centre, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Qingdao, China (People's Rep. of)
Report type Follow-up report No. 8 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 13/11/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 15/11/2018
Report date 16/03/2020
Date submitted to OIE 16/03/2020
Date event resolved 27/12/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (19/11/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (07/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (14/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (17/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (13/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 5 (21/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 6 (19/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (26/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (16/03/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Disinfestation
  • Disinfection
  • Zoning
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Quarantine
  • Traceability
  • Screening
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.