• April 7, 2020
  • WTO

Japan | Amendment of the specifications and standards of feeds and feed additives



Title of document
Amendment of the ministerial ordinance on the specifications and standards of feeds and feed additives, the Maximum Levels for contaminants in feed commodities and issue of the public notification of the horse only for intended for human consumption (5 page(s), in English)

Description
As notified in G/SPS/N/JPN/682 and G/SPS/N/JPN/682/Add.1, the MAFF will set standards and specifications for composition, manufacturing and labelling for feeds for horses in the ministerial ordinance on the specifications and standards of feeds and feed additives. In addition, the MAFF will specify "horse intended for human consumption" for the scope of the Act on Safety Assurance and Quality Improvement of Feeds. The appendix is available to more details of this amendment. This TBT notification is the same as the G/SPS/N/JPN/732 notified on 31 March 2020.

Notifying member: Japan

NotificationG/TBT/N/JPN/663

Objective tag
Consumer information, labelling; Protection of human health or safety; Protection of animal or plant life or health; Quality requirements

Documents


Agency responsible
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)


Timing:

  • Submission: 03/04/2020
  • Reception: 03/04/2020
  • Distribution: 06/04/2020
  • Final date for comments: 30/05/2020
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A


                   

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