Korea Updates Imported Food Safety Management Act

Posted by Irene Piao on Dec 4, 2019

On December 03, 2019, the “Special Act On Imported Food Safety Management” has been released from the National Law Information Center of Korea.

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Topics: Korea, Trade

Singapore Publishes the Updated Regulation of Imports and Exports Act

Posted by Ashwanandhini Govindarajan on Nov 14, 2019

On November 14, 2019, Singapore has published the “Regulation of Imports and Exports Act (Chapter 272A)“ by repealing the version from October 2018.

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Topics: Singapore, Trade

FSANZ Issues the Imported Food Control Order 2019

Posted by Irene Piao on Sep 24, 2019

On September 20, 2019, the Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has issued the “Imported Food Control Order 2019.”

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Topics: FSANZ, Trade

Japan Implements New Rules to Handle Meat Exported to Singapore

Posted by Annie He on Jun 5, 2019

On May 31, 2019, the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare - MHLW (厚生労働省) has established the "Handling Rules for meat exported to Singapore.“

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Topics: Japan, Trade

Saudi Arabia Implements New Procedures to Facilitate the Import of Food Products

Posted by Besma Ettoumi on Jun 5, 2019

On May 30, 2019, the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) of Saudi Arabia published the “Addendum to the mechanism for the production and import of ready-made food”, related to the “Mechanism (conditions and controls) for the production and importation of ready-made food.”

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Topics: Saudi Arabia, Trade

European Union (EU) Proposal to Cooperation and Customs Union Provisions on Organic Products Trades with the Republic of San Marino

Posted by Dusan Ristic on May 8, 2019

On May 3, 2019, the European Commission released the “ANNEX to Proposal for a Council Decision on the position to be taken by the European Union in the Cooperation Committee established by the Agreement on Cooperation and Customs Union between the European Economic Community and the Republic of San Marino with regard to applicable provisions on organic production and labelling of organic products, and arrangements for imports of organic products.“

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Topics: European Union, Trade

Canadian Provisions on Safe Food Come Into Force

Posted by Baviya Priyadharshini on Jan 21, 2019

On January 15, 2019, requirements under “The Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR)“ came into force for import/export food businesses, including inter-provincial businesses, to obtain a safer food system.

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Topics: Veterinary Drugs, Pesticides, Trade, Contaminants

CARICOM’s Council for Trade and Economic Development Discusses Economic Concerns

Posted by Nevena Vujosevic on May 18, 2018

The 46th Meeting of the CARICOM’s Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) was held in Georgetown, Guyana, May 16-17. Due to the many ongoing international and domestic issues the Council tried to find “appropriate mix of methodologies and strategies” to focus on its expanding agenda.

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Topics: Trade, import, CSME, CARICOM

Organic products from Chile coming into Europe

Posted by Ofelia Medina on May 15, 2017

Organic products standards between Europe and Chile are aligned; it was confirmed on April 27, 2017 with the closure of the trade agreement signed by the Chilean Agriculture Minister and the European Ministers of Agriculture and Fishery.

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Topics: European Union, Chile, Trade, Organic Products

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