On January 26, 2017 INC attended the meeting of the Joint Working Groups Died Fruit & Nuts of the European Federation of the Trade in Dried Fruit & Edible Nuts, Processed Fruit & Vegetables, Processed Fishery products, Spices, Honey (FRUCOM).
Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has published a Proposal to Amend Schedule 20 of the revised Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (10 January 2017).
Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) has announced that the proposed maximum residue limits (MRLs) for sulfuryl fluoride and tolfenpyrad have been adopted.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency recently issued the proposed Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR).
The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare of Colombia has notified the World Trade Organization of the Draft Decree Establishing sanitary procedures for the import and export of food.
According to the European Federation of the Trade in Dried Fruit & Edible Nuts, Processed Fruit & Vegetables, Processed Fishery Products, Spices and Honey (FRUCOM).
The European Commission has notified the World Trade Organization of the Annexes to Draft Commission Regulation amending Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005.
The European Commission has published an application for the registration of “Malatya Kayısısı” under the protected designation of origin (PDO).
On January 17, 2017 the European Union issued the Commission Recommendation 2017/84 of 16 January 2017 on the monitoring of mineral oil hydrocarbons (MOH) in food.
The Saudi Food and Drug Authority has notified the World Trade Organization of the Draft Technical Regulation for Peanut Butter.
Several Gulf countries have notified the World Trade Organization of the final Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Guide for Control on Imported Foods.
The Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan has notified the World Trade Organization of the “Revision of the Standards and Specifications for Foods and Food Additives under the Food Sanitation Act (revision of agricultural chemical residue standards)”.