Food Regulation, Food Labeling, Import Regulation

Brazil - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Brazil is a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and therefore has made commitments to subscribe to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Agreement and to Codex Alimentarius (CODEX) principles. Food regulations issued at the federal level are contained in various types of legal documents...
Fabiana Fonseca
USDA GAIN

Kenya - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The Government of Kenya (GOK) encourages export certification of almost all foods before they are exported to Kenya for human and animal consumption. Exporters and consolidators of U.S. food products may obtain a certificate of conformity (COC) through the GOK’s PVoC. The GOK maintains...
FAS/Nairobi Staff
USDA GAIN

Guía de rotulado para alimentos envasados

Esta guía pretende facilitar la correcta implementación de la normativa referida al rotulado de los alimentos por parte de las empresas alimentarias. Es un servicio para el sector, que contribuye a disminuir los costos de transacción facilitando los trámites y los...
Pablo Morón
Elizabeth Kleiman
Celina Moreno
Natalia Basso
Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería y Pesca

Guidance on the import and movement of wine into and within the EU

This handout summarises the the use of documentation to accompany the movements of wine sector products but only in so far as they relate to the certification and authentication of wine sector products. It does not attempt to address the wider issues of fiscal or quota controls which are the...
Wine Standards, Food Standards Agency
Food Standards Agency

La Ley Contra el Bioterrorismo

El documento, que contiene información general sobre la Ley mencionada, se basa en una recopilación y abstracción de los principales aspectos contenidos en ella que influyen en el comercio agroalimentario. Es, por lo tanto, un documento informativo que no pretende describir...
María Carolina Peláez Gil
Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA)

Colombia - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The basic piece of legislation dealing with food products and human health in Colombia is Law 9 of January 24, 1979 (see text of law on: www.invima.gov.co/normatividad/alimentos). All decrees and regulations produced since then are based on the above-mentioned Law. Congressional Law 1122 of...
Juan Sebastian Diaz
USDA GAIN

Tunisia - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

After the fall of Ben Ali‟s regime in January 2011, Tunisia has been engaged in a progressive reform and democratization process. On October 23, Tunisians participated in the first fair and democratic elections in their history and elected the 217 members of the Constitutional Assembly whose major...
Youssef Chahed
USDA GAIN

Estudio de Mercado Ciruelas Secas o Deshidratadas en Australia

  El mercado de las ciruelas deshidratadas es un mercado estancado, si se piensa que el consumidor es de edad madura. Sin embargo, el mercado de frutos secos atraviesa un periodo de crecimiento gracias a la nueva variedad de productos y debido a que se promueven los beneficios a la salud. Las...
Oficina Comercial de ProChile en Australia
ProChile

Estudio de Mercado Pisco - Australia

  Durante los últimos años, los australianos han mostrado una tendencia por los productos de marca o “Premiumisation” por lo cual han cambiado sus preferencias de licores destilados básicos, por licores destilados de marca y con valor agregado. Esta tendencia...
ProChile Sydney
ProChile

Nigeria - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Nigeria's food supply chain has continued to grow more complex and food borne diseases widespread and representing significant threats to health and the economy. Over the years, the GON recognizes this challenge and has developed multiple structures, systems and laws to ensure that the country...
Uche Nzeka
USDA GAIN