Import Controls on Food and Feed

05 Oct 2016

GN-2016-321 EU Modifies High Risk List of Food and Feed from Third Countries

Please be advised of the proposed changes to Annex I of Regulation (EC) No 669/2009 that were discussed at the Working Group on 30th September. The amendments will be presented to the Standing Committee meeting November and will, once confirmed... more

16 Aug 2016

UK FSA Early Warning List on Potential Hazards for Imported Food and Feed not of Animal Origin

FSA have developed an early warning system based primarily on analysis of the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) information issued by EU Member States for imports of food and feed not of animal origin.  The frequency of notificat... more

03 Aug 2016

GN-2016-245 China Hearing on Counterveiling Duties and Anti-Dumping Investigation on DDGs

On 2nd August, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce held a public hearing on the counterveiling duties and anti-dumping investigation of imported DDGs from USA. 63 companies were present and stakeholder representatives made statements... more

18 Jul 2016

EU Official Controls on Food and Feed - Update on New Regulation

Celcaa representing the EU Agri Food Trade, of which Gafta is a member gave an update on the newly agreed EU Official Controls on Food and Feed regulation. On 7th July 2016, the Commission presented the new Regulation on Official Controls o... more

15 Jul 2016

Early Warning System for Imported Food and Feed not of Animal Origin, July 2015 - June 2016

FSA have developed an early warning system based primarily on analysis of the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) information issued by EU Member States for imports of food and feed not of animal origin.  The frequency of notificat... more