Import and Export Food Weekly (1.4-1.8) Highlights | US FDA’s refusal to import food from my country in December 2020 (Summary in December) South Korea releases inspection plan for imported aquatic products in 2021
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I. OverseasImport and export< /span>Policy Measures

Vietnam Youth Daily reported on January 6 that Vietnam and India signed a 70,000-ton rice purchase contract, which is the first time Vietnam has imported rice from India in decades.


On January 4th, in order to fulfill the obligations of the economic part of the Uzbek-Europe Association Agreement, Ukraine has cancelled the import tariffs on wine from January 1 this year. The economic part of the Uzbek-Europe Associated Countries Agreement stipulates that within 7 years of the signing of the agreement, Ukraine should gradually exempt import tariffs on a series of EU products, including wine. Previously, the tariffs on wine imported by Ukraine from the EU were 0.3-0.4 euros per liter.


On January 4, the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) released the 2021 imported aquatic product inspection plan, including the 2021 imported aquatic product hazard information inspection plan, The key management targets of imported aquatic products in the first half of 2021 and the net content inspection plan of imported frozen aquatic products in 2021 consist of three parts.


On January 5, 2021, the Singapore Food Authority (SFA) issued a message saying that it has affected poultry and their products near the place where the highly pathogenic avian influenza occurred in Japan. Temporary restrictions on imports.


On January 4, 2021, the Singapore Food Authority (SFA) issued a message saying that poultry and their products near the place where the highly pathogenic avian influenza occurred in Poland Temporary restrictions on imports.


2.Notice of export violations


According to the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on January 7, 2021, the European Union notified my country’s unqualified exports of grapefruit. FoodPartner.com reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of the importing country to export their products, check the residues of pesticides in the products, ensure the safety of food and related products, and avoid export risks.


According to the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on January 5, 2021, the European Union notified my country’s unqualified exports of paprika. FoodPartner.com reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of the importing country to export their products, pay attention to the existence of various pathogenic microorganisms in the products, ensure the safety of food and related products, and avoid export risks.


According to the European Union’s Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on January 6, 2021, the European Union notified my country’s exports of canned pears and dried seaweed as unqualified. According to reports, in addition to selling unqualified canned pears in Germany, they are also sold to Poland. FoodPartner.com reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of EU member states to export products, pay attention to the content of heavy metals in products, ensure the safety of food and related products, and avoid export risks.


According to the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on January 4, 2021, the European Union notified my country’s export of nylon kitchen utensils as unqualified. FoodPartner.com reminds export companies to strictly follow the requirements of the importing country to export their products, pay attention to the migration of various substances in food contact materials, ensure the safety of food and related products, and avoid export risks.


Since December, the US FDA has implemented automatic detention of related products from many Chinese companies.


In December 2020, my country’s export of Korean food violations involving processed foods, agricultural and forestry products, utensils, containers and packaging, violations of food and food-related products at the export stage will be returned Country of export or disposal.


In December 2020, the US FDA refused to import multiple batches of food from my country. The main reasons for the unqualified products include all or part of the contaminated, rotten, and decomposed substances Or other unsuitable substances and suspected melamine and/or melamine analogues.


According to the official website of the European Union, in the 53rd week of 2020, the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF) notified that there are 3 example. FoodPartner.com reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of EU member states to export their products, pay attention to the amount of migration of various substances in food contact materials, ensure the safety of food and related products, and avoid export risks.