Japan intends to update the allowable import of animal products and their countries of production
By: Date: 2021-04-02 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,
Food Partner Network News  On April 1, 2021, the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan issued a draft plan to amend”In accordance with Article 11, Paragraph 1 of the Food Sanitation Law, the country, region or region designated by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare)”Facilities”, Article 11, Paragraph 1 of the Food Sanitation Law stipulates that only food imported from countries, regions or facilities designated by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare can be sold in Japan. This revision intends to add some countries and regions designated by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Or facilities.
The main contents of this revision are:
1. Beef, buffalo and offal:
(1) Add buffalo meat and offal;
(2) Newly added 13 countries, regions or facilities including China.
2. Horse meat and offal:26 countries, regions or facilities including China have been added.
3. Pork and offal:Newly added 12 countries, regions or facilities including China.
4. Goat or sheep meat and offal:11 countries, regions or facilities including China have been added.
5. Poultry meat and offal:12 countries, regions or facilities including China have been added.
Please refer to the old and new comparison table for the specific modification content.