Fresh Produce Regulation, Grades & Standards, Import Regulations, Labeling

Austria - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

  This report outlines specific requirements for food and agricultural products imports into Austria. Austria as a member of the European Union follows the EU directives and regulations. It is recommended that this report be read in conjunction with the EU-27 Food and Agricultural Import...
Roswitha Krautgartner
USDA GAIN

Panama - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Panamanian consumers continue perceiving U.S. food products as high quality, wholesome and reliable, which has resulted in a continuous growth in demand. Panama approved and ratified a Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA) with the U.S., which is at present pending for ratification by the U.S. Congress...
Arlene Villalaz
USDA GAIN

Mercado de Canadá: Guía para identificar los principales requisitos para el ingreso de productos agrícolas frescos y procesados

  Este documento denominado “Mercado de Canadá: Guía para identificar los principales requisitos para el ingreso de productos agrícolas frescos y procesados” contiene información general sobre cada uno de los requisitos y facilita el acceso a la...
Daniel Rodríguez Sáenz
Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA)

Estudio de Mercado Manzanas Orgánicas - Reino Unido

  Este producto es de alta rotación en UK y en años recientes el consumidor se ha acostumbrado a tenerlo disponible los 12 meses. Si bien se trata de un commodity, las cadenas de distribución exigen cada vez mas que los proveedores cumplan con una gran cantidad de...
ProChile Londres
ProChile

Finland Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

  This report gives an overview of food laws currently in force in Finland. For information on the general EU level, please refer to the USEU Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards Report available at www.fas.usda.gov Updates have been made to Section VI „Other...
Asa Wideback
USDA GAIN

Malaysia - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Malaysia’s Food Act 1983 and the Food Regulations of 1985 govern food safety and quality control, including food standards, food hygiene, food import and export, food advertisement and accreditation of laboratories. The Food Safety and Quality Division (FSQD) of the Ministry of Health (MOH)...
Loh Lee Pin
USDA GAIN

South Africa: A Potential Market for Agri-food Products from Africa

  South Africa: A Potential Market for Agri-food Products from Africa aims to guide exporters in developing countries—mainly in Africa—on how to access the newly emerging agri-food market in South Africa. South Africa imported US$ 325 million worth of fruits, vegetables and spices...
Liz Whitehouse
International Trade Centre

Thailand - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

  Food safety is purview of the Ministry of Public Health through the Food Act of B.E. 2522 (1979). The food Act gives MOPH’s FDA the authority to license, inspect, recall and establish safety and quality standards for food products. Thailand usually follows Codex standards for food...
Orestes Vasquez
Sakchai Preechajarn
Sukanya Sirikeratikul
USDA GAIN

Norway - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The Norwegian Food Safety Authority (Mattilsynet) is the central supervisory authority for matters relating to food, including imports of food, in Norway. Being a member of the European Economic Area (EEA), Norway applies relevant EU-legislation on food standards. The bulk of the Norwegian food...
Asa Wideback
USDA GAIN

Ecuador - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Ecuador has been a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) since 1996. The Foreign Trade Law prohibits any economic, administrative or technical practice that may limit or discourage foreign and internal trade, free competition or local production of goods and services. This legislation...
Andres Barahona
USDA GAIN