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Food Regulation, Food Labeling, Import Regulation

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

Estudio de Mercado Aceite de Oliva - China

China se ha unido a la Organización Mundial de Comercio y se mantiene con un desarrollo de alta velocidad en su economía, por esto a llegado a ser el foco de atención de todo el mundo. Más de 1.3 billones de personas y un consumo enorme atraen a más y más...
ProChile Shanghai
ProChile

Taiwan - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The Department of Health (DOH) is the statutory body responsible for the management of food safety in Taiwan. All food products, whether produced domestically or imported, must comply with the “Act Governing Food Sanitation.” The term “foods” as used in this Act refers to...
Chris Frederick
Rosemary Kao
Amy Hsueh
USDA GAIN

South Africa - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The South African food safety and food control systems are developed and enforced by three government departments: Department of Health (DOH), Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Regulatory Authorities: Department of Health: http...
Linda Siphugu
USDA GAIN

Poland - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

This report was prepared by the Office of Agricultural Affairs of the USDA/Foreign Agricultural Service in Warsaw, Poland 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 completely...
Monika Zochowska
Jolanta Figurska
USDA GAIN

Ghana - Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

The Food and Drugs Board (FDB) is the Government of Ghana‟s (GOG) regulatory body with the responsibility of implementing Food and Drugs Law of 1992, (PNDCL 305B) to regulate the manufacture, importation, exportation, distribution, use and advertisements of food, drugs, cosmetics, medical devices...
Elmasoeur Ashitey
USDA GAIN