Import and Export Food Weekly (4.12-4.16) Highlights|Violations of the Food Sanitation Law of Japan in April 2021 of Food Exported to Japan (Updated on April 12) South Korea will conduct centralized sampling inspections on imported aquatic products
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I. OverseasImport and export< /span>Policy Measures

On April 12, South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) announced that:from April 12 to the end of June, South Korea will paralyze imported shellfish. Centralized inspection of shellfish toxins.


On April 15th, the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) issued a message saying:In order to strengthen the safety management of imported kimchi, strengthen the three major stages of production, customs clearance and circulation South Korea has formulated and issued the”Safety and Reassuring Measures for Imported Kimchi”.


Recently, the US FDA website has updated its import precaution measures (import alert), among which the import warning No. 99-33 is due to For radionuclide contamination, the US FDA has automatically detained many products exported from Japan.


On April 7, 2021, the Singapore Food Authority (SFA) announced that due to the outbreak of low pathogenic avian influenza in the United States, Singapore will Implement a temporary ban.


On April 13, South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) announced that South Korea strongly regrets the Japanese government’s decision to discharge sewage from the Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea. , Resolutely opposed Japan’s release of polluted water into the ocean. The South Korean government immediately responded to public safety, stating that any measures that endanger national health are unacceptable and will work with the international community to promote a thorough inspection of the entire sewage treatment process. , Make a plan and take action.


On March 31, 2021, the Singapore Food Authority (SFA) announced that it would treat poultry products in Poland affected by the H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza epidemic. Implement temporary import restrictions.


2.Notice of export violations


According to the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on April 12, 2021, the European Union notified my country’s export of dried Mexican green peppers as unqualified. FoodPartner.com reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of the importing country to export their products to ensure the safety of food and related products and avoid export risks.


According to the European Union’s Rapid Early Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF), on April 12, 2021, Spain notified my country’s unqualified export of melamine boards through RASFF. FoodPartner.com reminds export companies to pay attention to the amount of migration of various substances in food contact materials, to ensure the safety of food-related products, and to avoid export products from being notified.


according to EU foodfeedtype rapid warning system (RASFF) news, April 2021 On the 14th,Germany notified China through RASFFExportHotRed wineThe electric kettle is unqualified. According to reports, unqualified mulled wine electric kettles have been sold to Austria, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom. FoodPartner.com reminds export companies to pay attention to the amount of migration of various substances in food contact materials, to ensure the safety of food-related products, and to avoid export products from being notified.


Recently, the US FDA website has updated the import early warning measures (import alert). Related products have implemented automatic detention measures.


In April 2021, my country’s export of Korean food violations involved aquatic products, processed foods, and agricultural and forestry products. Violated foods and food-related products at the export stage will be returned for export. Country or disposal.


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.


According to the official website of the European Union, in the 14th week of 2021 notification, the European Union’s Rapid Warning System for Food and Feed (RASFF) notified that Chinese food and related products have 2 example. FoodPartner.com reminds all export companies to strictly follow the requirements of EU member states to export their products, not to use substances not authorized by the EU, to ensure the safety of food and related products, and to avoid export risks.