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Foreign Regulatory Changes Could Affect Exports of Foods, Food Additives, Cleaners

Thursday, September 26, 2013
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report

According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the World Trade Organization has been notified of regulatory changes that may affect exports of specific products to the following countries. For information on how these restrictions may affect your business, contact ST&R.

India – draft amended regulation on use of food additives (comments due by Nov. 23)

Kenya – requirements and test methods for detergent-disinfectant liquid toilet cleansers and liquid oxygen-based bleach (comments due by Nov. 20)

Kuwait – draft technical regulations on melon seeds, coffee and coffee substitute, fresh fruit juice (unpasteurized) and energy drinks (comments due by Nov. 20)

United Arab Emirates – draft technical regulations on canned mixed vegetables, tamia powder and oil of lavender (comments due by Nov. 24)

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