The State General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine announced inspection and supervision of import and export of pre-packaged food labeling regulations “will be formally implemented on June 1. According to regulations, the import and export food production operators should ensure that the use of imported pre-packaged food labels (including instructions) to comply with the requirements of China’s relevant laws and regulations and the national food safety standards; export of pre-packaged food labels should be consistent with the importing country (region) relevant laws and regulations, standards or contract requirements, the importing country (area) requirements to comply with China’s relevant laws and regulations and the requirements of the national food safety standards.
Requirements, inspection units for the first time imported pre-packaged food inspection, must provide the original label proofs and translation, pre-packaged foods Chinese label sample label listed importers and distributors or agents of industrial and commercial business license copy label proofs and translations of and comply with this provision of the declaration, the relevant certification materials; export of pre-packaged food inspection should be provided.
In addition, imports of pre-packaged food without Chinese labels layout that test results do not meet the requirements, compliance test results and the label content does not match one of the three cases, the inspection and quarantine departments will have a direct sentence for failure. Imported pre-packaged food labels failed (except those involving safety, health, environmental protection projects fail) after the treatment is carried out under the supervision of the inspection and quarantine institutions to re-test