Food Regulation, Food Labeling, Import Regulation

Barbados - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Imports of food and beverage products into Barbados are governed by a variety of laws. The Miscellaneous Control Act, Chapter. 329 of 1994 and its implementing regulations require licensing for selected agricultural products (mainly meats, produce, and oils) by the Department of Commerce and...
Omar Gonzalez
USDA GAIN

Labelling Guide to Bottler’s details

Intended audience: Bottlers of wine sector products in the UK Regional coverage: All UK countries Purpose: Compulsory indication of bottler’s details on wine labels Legal status: These guidance notes have been produced to explain clearly the legal requirements of Commission Regulation 607/...
Food Standards Agency
Food Standards Agency

Estudio de Mercado Arándanos en China

China aún es incipiente en la producción de arándanos, sin embargo a medida que pasa el tiempo es posible apreciar como de manera gradual las distintas provincias han ido incursionando en la producción de esta fruta, con pequeñas cosechas de arándanos en...
Oficina Comercial de ProChile en Beijing
ProChile

Argentina - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The Argentine Food Code (Código Alimentario Argentino – CAA) is the technical rule created by Law §18284 passed in 1969 and put into force by Decree §2126 in 1971 that regulates locally produced and imported food products. The CAA’s main goal is to protect public...
Maria Julia Balbi
Mariana Prosperi
Andrea Yankelevich
Ken Joseph
USDA GAIN

Saudi Arabia - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Saudi Arabia is the largest and a growing market for high value foodstuffs in the Gulf region. All food products are imported by the private sector. The vast majority of food products are subject to a 5 percent import duty while coffee, tea and fresh red meat enter the country duty free. Selected...
Hussein Mousa
USDA GAIN

Mexican Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The Mexican Bureau of Standards (DGN, Dirección General de Normas) is responsible for overall management and coordination of standards in Mexico. The legal framework for Mexico’s regulatory process is the Federal Law of Metrology and Normalization. This law gives authority to the...
ATO and OAA staff
USDA GAIN

Netherlands Antilles - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

With its duty-free status and limited import regulation, Sint Maarten has traditionally been a wide open market for U.S. food and agricultural products. However, with its newly acquired status as an autonomous country, Sint Maarten is beginning to develop its own food safety, and plant and animal...
Omar Gonzalez
GAIN

Cuba - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

This report was prepared by the Caribbean Basin Agricultural Trade Office of the USDA/Foreign Agricultural Service in Miami, Florida for U.S. exporters of domestic food and agricultural products. While every possible care was taken in the preparation of this report, information provided may not be...
Omar Gonzalez
Mark Ford
USDA GAIN

Jordan - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Jordan has been a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) since 2000. The accession to membership coincided with structural reforms, economic and legislative, designed to match international standards and requirements. As a result, the current food control regime in Jordan falls under two...
Mohamed Khraishy
USDA GAIN

Estudio de Mercado Productos Gourmet en China

    A parte de los canales tradicionales de venta de comida (supermercados, malls, mercados locales y tiendas de comidas), existen nuevas formas de consumo que se vuelven más y más populares en el país. Por ejemplo se tienen las compras a través de televisi...
Oficina Comercial de ProChile en Shanghai
ProChile