Food News Hot News of the Week (2.21—2.27)
By: Date: 2021-02-27 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,
1. Domestic hot news

1. Notice·Announcement

January 2021 nationwideCustomsCheck out safety at the portSupervisionLinkHygieneThe project is not qualified and not allowed to enterFoodcosmeticsFor information, please see Annex 1, Annex 2. The non-entry food and cosmetics listed in the attachment have been returned or destroyed at the port according to lawdisposal. (General Administration of Customs)

For serious implementationCentralThe spirit of the Rural Work Conference and the National Agriculture and Rural Affairs Bureau Directors’ Conference will coordinate development and safety, and strengthenagricultural product quality and safetySupervision, promote the high-quality development of agriculture, according to”Agricultural ProductsQuality and safetyThe relevant provisions of the Law, our ministry will continue to apply to the whole countryVegetables,Fruits,Tea,Livestock and poultry productsandwater Products Carry out routine quality and safety monitoring (risk monitoring) work. The monitoring plan (see attachment for details) is now printed and distributed to you, and the relevant matters are notified as follows. (Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs)
According to”Food Safety Law” stipulates that the review agency organizes experts to Amylase10 other typesNew varieties of food additivesandcalcium hydroxide span>6 other typesfoodThe safety assessment materials of new varieties of related products were reviewed and passed. (National Health Commission)

Since 2020, Mainland Customs has repeatedly issued orders fromTaiwanRegions to mainland ChinaPineappleInspection Out of quarantine, such as Planococcus minor, Dysmicoccus neobrevipes and Melanaspis smilacis.Pests. In order to preventplant epidemicsrisks, in accordance with relevant mainland lawsRegulationsandstandard span>, it is hereby decided to suspend the import of pineapples from Taiwan to the mainland from March 1, 2021. (General Administration of Customs)

2, Food Safety·Exposure Table
Since 2013, Wang and her husband have been operating a breakfast shop, producing and selling fried dough sticks and other breakfast foods. In order to make the fried dough sticks look good and delicious, she followed the methods taught by others, Excessive addition of alum (chemical name ammonium aluminum sulfate) in the production of fried dough sticks. In April 2017, the Xialu District Food and Drug Administration informed Wang of the relevant national regulations on aluminum-containing food additives. Wang knew that the aluminum content of making fried dough sticks should be controlled within 100mg/kg. Manufacture and sale of fried dough sticks with aluminum content exceeding the standard. In July and August 2018, the Huangshi City Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the Xialu District Food and Drug Administration conducted private visits to the breakfast shop operated by Wang, and the two times detected that the aluminum content of Wang’s fried dough sticks was as high as 989mg. /kg, 719mg/kg, seriously exceeding the national food safety regulations. (Huangshi Xialu Inspection WeChat ID)
Comment: On February 1, the court sentenced Wang to three detentions for producing and selling food that did not meet safety standards. He was suspended for six months and was fined 1,000 yuan. At the same time, he was sentenced to prohibiting food production, sales and related activities during the probation period, and he publicly apologized in the municipal media of Huangshi City.

The self-heating hot pot is a new Internet celebrity in recent years. Not to mention, the taste is really good. The self-heating hot pot has a rich package, but their shelf life, Did you really see it clearly? Recently, the Linhai City Market Supervision and Administration Bureau investigated and dealt with a case of selling expired self-heating hot pot. (Linhai Market Supervision WeChat Account)
Comment: All self-heating hot pot lovers must carefully check the expiration date when eating self-heating pot to avoid eating expired foods to affect the body health. Merchants should also pay special attention to the shelf life when selling assembled foods and do a good job of reminding them to avoid unnecessary losses to consumers.
On February 23, when the law enforcement officers of Qionglai City Market Supervision Bureau inspected a food production enterprise, they found that there were finished Sachima stored in the production workshop of the enterprise. The product packaging is marked with a production date of March 1, 2021, which is a”premature” product. (WeChat ID of Qionglai Market Supervision Administration)
Comment: Law enforcement officers checked the products on the spot and seized 113 boxes of Shaqima with a false production date, a total of 565 kg. Law enforcement officers immediately seized the suspected illegal products, and the case is currently under further investigation.

On the afternoon of the 20th, the Linyi City Market Supervision Bureau walked into 2 online ordering catering units, including Miaoxiaoxian Private House Seafood and Yichi Street Seafood Dumpling House, and carried out special inspections action. (Linyi Market Supervision WeChat Account)
Comments: The Linyi City Market Supervision Bureau reminds consumers that when ordering food online, check whether the business has publicized the”Business License” and”Food Business License” and other qualifications, with or without network business license, and try to choose catering units with food safety quantitative level B or above for consumption.
3, Domestic food information hot news
Penaeus vannamei is currently one of the most important economic shrimps in the world. According to data released by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the global total in 2017 Penaeus vannamei was farmed in 38 countries and regions, with a total aquaculture production of 4.468 million tons, an increase of 68.6%over the global production in 2010, and it accounted for the highest proportion of the total crustacean farming production, reaching 29%in 2017. China, India, Indonesia, Ecuador, Vietnam, Thailand, etc. are the main countries that breed Penaeus vannamei, and China’s aquaculture production ranks first in the world. (China Aquatic Products Circulation and Processing Association)
Comments: In 2018, the global shrimp export scale was approximately 2.49 million tons, a slight decrease from 2017 (a decrease of 0.18%). The top five countries for shrimp exports are India, Ecuador, Vietnam, China and Indonesia, with Thailand in sixth place. The export volume of the top five exporting countries has all increased, but the growth has slowed in 2018. With the exception of Ecuador, all countries’ export revenues have declined due to the general decline in prices during the same period. In order to obtain better economic returns, capable exporters in Asia have exported more processed shrimp to developed markets.

In 2020, driven by factors such as the continuous recovery of live pig production, high poultry stocks, and booming production and sales of cattle and sheep products, the national industrial feed production will achieve rapid growth with high quality Development has achieved new results. (WeChat account of China Feed Industry Association)
Comments: The total output value of the national feed industry is 946.33 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 17.0%; total operating income is 907.28 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 16.6%. Among them, the output value of feed products was 844.59 billion yuan and the operating income was 813.51 billion yuan, an increase of 17.3%and 16.9%year-on-year respectively; the total output value of feed additive products was 93.29 billion yuan and the operating income was 85.77 billion yuan, an increase of 11.2%and 12.4%year-on-year; The product output value was 8.45 billion yuan, and the operating income was 8.0 billion yuan, an increase of 76.8%and 32.2%respectively year-on-year.

my country is the world’s largest producer and consumer of table grapes. The grape industry has become a new growth point for farmers’ income, and it is also important for poverty alleviation in some poor areas. Relying on industry. In order to find out about the development of my country’s grape industry, we conducted a survey and analysis on the development of my country’s grape industry in the past five years. Field investigations were conducted in the main grape-producing regions of Xinjiang and Henan. It was found that the growth rate of my country’s grape planting area has slowed down, and the area has stabilized at 1,000. More than 10,000 mu; production continues to increase, reaching 13.667 million tons in 2018, becoming the world’s largest producer; consumption continues to grow, and annual consumption basically remains around 10 million tons; price fluctuations have a greater relationship with output and seasonality; The demand for high-quality grapes is increasing day by day, consumption patterns are diversified, and new opportunities bring new challenges, which promote the transformation and upgrading of the grape industry and high-quality development. (Shaanxi Fruit Industry WeChat ID)
Comments: In the past five years, my country’s table grape imports have increased, the import volume has fluctuated slightly, and the export volume and export volume have increased significantly. In 2018, the import and export volume dropped slightly, but the trade surplus still remained. Domestic grape prices are extremely polarized, and prices vary significantly in different regions, varieties, and months of launch. The market price of grapes in 2019 was higher than that in 2018, and the average market price in most regions was 1.0 yuan per kilogram higher than the previous year.

According to the monitoring statistics of the transaction price of 80 aquatic product wholesale markets across the country, the national comprehensive average price of aquatic products in January was 23.95 yuan/kg, an increase of 2.00%from the previous month. A year-on-year increase of 2.21%. (National Fisheries Technology Promotion Station)
Comment: According to the monitoring statistics of transactions in 41 aquatic product wholesale markets that can be compared, the national aquatic product wholesale market in January 2021 The transaction volume was 819,200 tons, down 11.29%year-on-year; the transaction volume was 21.151 billion yuan, down 5.54%year-on-year.

On February 1, 2021, according to public reports and media reports, the market supervision department immediately organized law enforcement forces to deal with the issue of”Brown Sugar” involved in the business entity Haikou Longhua Tiantian The sugar firm and the products involved in the case were investigated. The firm was suspected of counterfeiting the factory name and address of another person without marking the production date. (Hainan Provincial Market Supervision Administration)
Comments: As of February 22, a total of 30050 kilograms of”brown sugar”, 90 packets of raw materials, and one set of processing equipment have been investigated and detained ; Interview with the person in charge of 51 grain and oil business enterprises in Haikou Coconut Sea Grain and Oil Wholesale Market and ask them to operate strictly in accordance with laws and regulations; now we have found 150 packs (specification 50kg/pack) and 249 packs (specification 25kg/pack) of the products involved in the case. Most of it flows to the agricultural planting and breeding links, and has not been found to flow to the table.

On February 3, a shop sign with the words”Little Pig Page” in a store in Naxi District, Luzhou City attracted the attention of law enforcement officers from the local market supervision bureau. After verification,”Little Pig Page” is a registered trademark of ENTERTAINMENTONEUKLIMITED in China, and the trademark exclusive right period is from November 7, 2018 to November 6, 2028. Generally, only large chain stores can obtain trademark use authorization. Law enforcement officers immediately launched an investigation. After investigation, it was confirmed that the store was a small restaurant operated by Yang Moti. In order to attract attention, Yang used the words”Little Pig Peggy” on store signs and price lists and other store decorations. (Sichuan Provincial Market Supervision Administration)
Comment: Yang used”Little Pig Page” without the authorization or permission of Entertainment One UK Ltd. In the shop recruitment and price list, it is a prominent use in the sense of trademark law and is suspected of trademark infringement. At present, the case is under further investigation.

Recently, the local two sessions have been held one after another. The Food Partner Network combed through the suggestions of representatives from various regions and found that topics such as catering and cold chain were not diminished at this year’s local two sessions. (Food Partners Network)
Comments: The hot issues of the two sessions reflect the most basic expectations of the people’s livelihood, such as the safety of take-out food and food waste that are of concern to consumers. The elephants are reflected in the recommendations of the two sessions. Topics related to improving the regulatory mechanism to curb food waste; strengthening the safety supervision of takeaway food; and strengthening cold chain food safety management under the epidemic.

In 2019, in-depth implementation of the theme of”Don’t forget the original heart, keep in mind the mission” to educate the quality and safety of agricultural products. In 2020, we will carry out the special rectification of agricultural products quality and safety. A total of 5.868 million supervisory and law enforcement personnel were dispatched, 3.216 million production and operation entities were inspected, and 29,000 problems were investigated and dealt with. In 2020, the routine monitoring pass rate of major agricultural products reached 97.8%. Among them, the agricultural and rural departments in Hebei, Anhui, Zhejiang, Tianjin, Ningxia, Chongqing, Jiangxi, Fujian, Shandong, Liaoning and other places adhere to the problem-oriented approach, dare to be tough, pay close attention to clues, dig into the source, and investigate and deal with a number of typical cases. Strong agricultural product quality and safety cases have effectively deterred illegal and criminal acts, and ensured the people’s”safety on the tip of the tongue.” (Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs)
Comments: The case involved the investigation and punishment of Zhao Mou’s use of highly toxic pesticides in the process of ginger planting by the Xingtang County Agriculture and Rural Bureau of Hebei Province; Anhui; Bengbu High-tech Zone Agriculture and Rural Affairs Bureau investigated and dealt with Chen’s use of prohibited pesticides in vegetable planting; Zhejiang Beilun District Agriculture and Rural Bureau investigated and dealt with Zhou’s use of prohibited pesticides in vegetable planting; Tianjin Binhai New Area Agriculture and Rural Committee investigated and dealt with Zhang XX illegally added illegal drugs during breeding; Ningxia Shizuishan Agriculture and Rural Bureau, together with public security, market supervision and other departments, investigated and punished Wu XX and others processing and selling pork of unknown cause.

Recently, a seafood wholesaler at the ethnic market in Rongshui Town, Rongshui County, Liuzhou, was investigated and punished by the market supervision department for operating pre-packaged seafood with false production dates. During the inspection, the Rongshui County Market Supervision Bureau found that a batch of pre-packaged cooked shrimp was placed in the freezer in the sales area of ​​a seafood wholesaler in the Rongshui Town Ethnic Market. The production date was printed on a label on the outer box. The production date was January 3, 2021. Law enforcement officers tore off the label paper and found that the production date was additionally printed on the outer packaging box covered by the label paper, and the production date was April 8, 2019. After checking the product label, the shelf life of this batch of pre-packaged cooked shrimp was 18 months. When the law enforcement officers investigated and dealt with it, the shelf life of this batch of products had exceeded the shelf life. (Liuzhou market supervision WeChat account)
Comment: The seafood wholesaler acted to sell its expired products and tampered with the production date privately. It operated false production dates and exceeded the shelf life The act of food violated Article 34 of the Food Safety Law of the People’s Republic of China. In order to protect the food safety of consumers, law enforcement officers seized 220 boxes of pre-packaged cooked shrimp from the above batch on the spot, and filed a case against the seafood wholesaler. The case is currently under further investigation.

On February 23, the General Administration of Customs released the national non-entry food and cosmetics information in January 2021. In January 2021, the national customs inspected safety in the port supervision process. There were 199 batches of food and cosmetics that were unqualified and did not enter the country, including 184 batches of food and 15 batches of cosmetics. (Food Partners Network)
Comment: The main reasons for the unqualified foods that are not allowed to enter the country are unqualified labels, food additive use problems, microbial contamination problems, and nutritional fortification. The use of chemical agents, quality index problems, failure to provide certificates or qualified certification materials as required, failure to obtain inspection and quarantine access, and contain animal origin ingredients that have not been approved for inspection and quarantine, etc., some foods have detected animal diseases, and have not been detected. Approved genetically modified ingredients, non-compliance with cargo certificates, filth and corruption, pesticide residue problems, unqualified packaging, expiration of shelf life, etc.

2020 has passed. Looking back on this year, although the sudden epidemic has brought a certain degree of impact to the wine industry, it is slowly recovering as the market , Various production has slowly returned to the right track. (Food Partners Network)
Comment: During this year, due to multiple factors, many liquor companies raised prices for some of their liquors . In the capital market, many companies are targeting the wine market and have taken part in mergers and acquisitions. Online wine sales are developing rapidly, and wine companies are accelerating their online layout and creating a new retail model for the wine industry through online and offline integration.
Binhai County Market Supervision and Administration Bureau of Yancheng received from Jiangsu Zhenzhou Wudaijiu Industry Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as Wudaijiu Industry Co., Ltd.) on September 10, 2020. ) It is reported that the”Guorun Baishun” liquor produced and sold by Jiangsu Guorun Liquor Industry Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as Guorun Liquor Industry) is similar to the”Wu Di Baishun” liquor produced by the company in trademark, packaging, and decoration, which is likely to cause Confusion by consumers constitutes unfair competition. (Wechat of Yancheng Market Supervision)
Comment: The font of Guorun Liquor’s”Guorun Baishun” trademark is the same as the font of the”Wu Di Baishun” trademark logo The height is similar, and the color, shape and bottle shape of the”Guorun Baishun” liquor product packaging box are highly similar to those of the”Wuji Baishun” liquor. The improper purpose of reputation can easily lead to misunderstanding by the relevant public and constitute unfair competition. The Binhai County Market Supervision Bureau ordered Guorun Liquor Industry to rectify the packaging and decoration of”Guorun Baishun” liquor.
Jiangsu Province is a major salt production and sales province, and salt production and sales account for nearly one-fifth of the domestic market. Jiangsu salt quality and safety supervision work has an impact on the national salt quality and safety The impact is significant. The Jiangsu Provincial Market Supervision Bureau earnestly implements the requirements of the State Council’s salt industry system reform, and attaches great importance to the quality and safety of salt production. After the General Administration issued the”Measures for the Supervision and Administration of Salt Quality and Safety” in January 2020, the Jiangsu Provincial Market Supervision Bureau combined local actual conditions, strictly enforced regulatory requirements, strengthened system innovation, and urged salt production enterprises to implement their main responsibilities. (Jiangsu market supervision WeChat account)
Comments: Jiangsu Provincial Market Supervision Bureau will implement the work deployment of the State Administration of Responsibilities, strengthen various types of supervision and inspection, conduct random inspections and monitoring, increase law enforcement, enhance supervision capabilities, strengthen the publicity and implementation of rules and regulations, use smart supervision, promote social governance, etc.”The most stringent” requirements, strictly abide by the bottom line of the quality and safety of salt production in the province.

Since the centralized supervision warehouse in Zhejiang Province was officially put into operation on December 25, 2020, it has accumulated 75,209.14 tons of warehouses and 62020.98 tons of warehouses, and successfully blocked 5 A total of 332.78 tons of imported cold chain foods that tested positive for the new coronavirus nucleic acid have flowed into the Zhejiang market, realizing precise prevention and control of imported cold chain foods, advanced detection, source blocking, and risk control. (Zhejiang Market Supervision Matrix WeChat)
Comment: In order to realize the safe, scientific and efficient operation of centralized supervision warehouses, Zhejiang Province notified the entry of 31 centralized supervision warehouses every week Rate, turnover rate, operation rate, and warehouse quality are incorporated into the sophisticated intelligent control assessment, and the efficiency of various operations of the supervision warehouse has been greatly improved. The average daily storage and warehouse time per container has been reduced from 20+ hours at the beginning of the establishment. Up to 6 hours at the earliest, under the premise of ensuring that the risk of epidemic transmission is controllable, the normal operation of enterprises and the controllable entry of cold chain food into the market will be ensured to effectively serve the overall situation of”safety, safety, people’s livelihood, and stability”.

According to the statistics of the National Bureau of Statistics, Shandong Province has 29,339,300 live pigs in 2020, a year-on-year increase of 34.8%. Among them, there are 3.10.9 million breeding sows, which is a year-on-year increase. An increase of 55.0%; 33,447,900 live pigs were slaughtered, a year-on-year increase of 5.3%. The stock of poultry was 836,423,600, a year-on-year increase of 6.5%; the number of poultry sold was 2,26,708,300, a year-on-year increase of 9.5%. The output of meat was 7.218 million tons, a year-on-year increase of 3.3%; the output of eggs was 4.8092 million tons, a year-on-year increase of 6.8%; the output of milk was 2.4142 million tons, a year-on-year increase of 5.9%. (Shandong Feed Industry Association)
Comments: In 2020, Shandong feed industry will effectively respond to the new crown pneumonia epidemic, African swine fever and other risk challenges, and give full play to the industry chain matching degree High resource advantage, scale advantage and location advantage, seize the market opportunity of resuming production of live pigs, stabilize feed production for poultry, pets and ruminants; accelerate industrial integration, make full use of regional feed resources, and realize the output of feed products and feed additives Significant growth; in-depth implementation of quantitative and hierarchical management of feed production enterprises, intensified”double random and one open” supervision and random inspections and unannounced inspections, and actively cultivate regional superior brands to provide a solid foundation for the high-quality development of animal husbandry.

Second, international hot news
1, International Warning

According to the European Union’s rapid early warning system for food and feed (RASFF), on February 23, 2021, the European Union notified my country’s export of bamboo cups as unqualified. (Food Partners Network)
Comments: The Food Partner Network reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of the importing country to export their products and pay attention to the various food contact materials. The amount of material migration ensures the safety of food and related products and avoids export risks.

On February 22, 2021, the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the United States Department of Agriculture issued a recall notice. GLG Trading Inc. is recalling approximately 96,810 pounds of butter products. Because these products are imported from China (which does not meet the requirements for beef production) without inspection. (Food Partners Network)
Comment: The name of the recalled product is Mingyang Hot Pot Base. The weight of the slightly spicy and extra-spicy products is 17.6 ounces. The spicy flavor product weighs 12.07 ounces. Products subject to recall do not carry federal inspection marks. These items were shipped to distributors, retail stores and restaurants in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, New York and Texas.

According to the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on February 23 and February 24, 2021, the European Union notified my country to export grapefruit and tableware and other products Unqualified. (Food Partners Network)
Comments: Remind all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of EU member states to export their products, do not use EU unauthorized substances, and check the products The residues of pesticides ensure the safety of food and related products and avoid export risks.
On February 24, 2021, the US FDA website updated the import precaution measures (import alert), among which 1 The relevant products of this company have implemented automatic detention measures. (Food Partners Network)
Comments: The Food Partner Network reminds relevant export companies to strictly follow the requirements of the exporting country to export their products and control the agricultural Veterinary drug residues to avoid the risk of export products being detained.

According to the European Union’s Rapid Early Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on February 24 and February 25, 2021, the European Union notified my country to export silicone baking molds and silicone The lunch box is not qualified. (Food Partners Network)
Comments: Food Partners Network reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of EU member states to export their products and do not use unauthorised substances in the EU. Ensure the safety of food and related products and avoid export risks.

Recently, the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan updated the violation of the Japanese Food Sanitation Law on food exported to Japan, and notified multiple batches of food and related products as unqualified. (Food Partners Network)
Comments: The Food Partner Network reminds all export companies to export products strictly in accordance with the requirements of the exporting country to ensure the safety of food and related products , To avoid export risks.
2. International Food
A Vietnamese media reported that in January 2021, a variety of agricultural products will be exportedexported span>The amount has increased significantly over the same period last year, specifically:Aquatic productsThe export value was approximately US$600 million, a year-on-year increase of 19.6%; the cashew nut export value was US$268 million, a year-on-year increase of 51.7%(export volume increased by 78.2%year-on-year). In the first month of this year, many batches of agricultural and aquatic products from Vietnam were sold to various potential markets. (Food Partners Network)
Comment: Although there are many difficulties caused by natural disasters and epidemics in 2020, Vietnam’s exports of agricultural, forestry and aquatic products are still record-breaking The data of 41.25 billion U.S. dollars achieved the goal. This achievement will inject vitality into the agricultural industry’s efforts to achieve a breakthrough in 2021.

Shipping in small batchesBeefA few months later, two containers of Panamanian beef finally set off recentlyChina, and this also marks Panama’s large-scale beef export to ChinaexportRecovery. (South American Overseas Chinese Newspaper Net)


点评:泰国《食品法》、《危险物质法》对生产假冒产品行为的处罚规定是最严厉的处罚。 Currently, the case is under further investigation.