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95-2483
22/06/2002
18/08/1995
25/08/1995
Korea, Republic of
Corée, République de
Corea, República de
Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW)
Food, Food Additives, Food Apparatus, Packaging and Containers for Food
Produits alimentaires, additifs alimentaires, matériel, emballages et contenants pour produits alimentaires
Productos alimenticios, aditivos alimentarios, aparatos, envases y recipientes destinados a productos alimenticios
 
 
Additional revision of the Food sanitation Act and the Ministerial Ordinance of the Food Sanitation Act (Total: 207 pages)
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Food Sanitation Act:-Abolition of self-standards and specification system-Introduction of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) system-Introduction of objective hearing system-Recruitment of specialists in international standards and specificationsMinisterial Ordinance of the Food Sanitation Act:-Acceptance of domestic and/or international inspection institutions test results-Introduction of pre-notification system for imported products-Unification of labeling standards and related regulations into the MOHW's official gazette-Establishment of food sanitation directives, etc.
Produits alimentaires, additifs alimentaires, matériel, emballages et contenants pour produits alimentaires
Productos alimenticios, aditivos alimentarios, aparatos, envases y recipientes destinados a productos alimenticios





To extend the discretion of food manufacturers and to ensure food safety.

Is there a relevant international standard? If so identify the standard:

 
 
 
 
 
Notification of Draft Food Sanitation Act (G/SPS/N/KOR/6) and Draft Ministerial Ordinance of the Food Sanitation Act (G/SPS/N/KOR/4)
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Food Sanitation Act: 1 January 1996 (subject to change according to the schedule of the National Assembly)Ministerial Ordinance of the Food Sanitation Act: effective after promulgation (scheduled for August 1995)

Proposed date of entry into force

 
30 September 1995

Effect of measure on trade

 

Final date for comments

 
National enquiry point [ ] or address and telefax number of other body:

Agency responsible

 
 
 
 
 
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Food Circulation DivisionMinistry of Health and Welfare1 Choongang dongKwachon City, Kyunggi do427-790 Republic of KoreaTel: 82-2-504-6206Fax: 82.2.504-6207

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To view Members' latest Enquiry Point and Notification Authority contact details as provided to the WTO Secretariat Click here
Food Circulation DivisionMinistry of Health and Welfare1 Choongang dongKwachon City, Kyunggi do427-790 Republic of KoreaTel: 82-2-504-6206Fax: 82.2.504-6207
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