Dairy exports to China - new regulations

10 Jun 2013 2:52 PM | Anonymous

Exporters of dairy products to China are advised that more detail is now available on the new dairy regulations introduced on 1st May 2013.

China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) introduced new administrative measures on the inspection, quarantine and supervision of imports and exports of dairy products from 1st May 2013. A one month transitional period applied but has now expired. Some uncertainty remains around how the regulations will be implemented. As more information becomes available we will share with you but below is the information to date.

3All dairy product importers or agents are required to provide a test report before goods will be cleared at ports of entry. The test reports required will depend on whether it is a first time or a repeated import

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