On June 1st, 2016, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development issued the Circular 08/2016/TT-BNNPTNT promulgating regulation on agro-aqua-forestry food safety supervision.
This Circular applies to cereals, meat, products made of meat; fisheries and fishery products, vegetables, fruits and their products; eggs and egg products; honey and products made from honey; salt; spices; sugar, tea, coffee, Cacao, pepper; cashew nuts and other agro products sold at:
a) Wholesale markets, agro-aqua-forestry markets (hereinafter referred to as “market”)
b) Bulk purchasing and distributing facilities and other facilities trading agro-qua-forestry products within the administration of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (hereinafter referred to as “business facility”)
This Circular shall not apply to agro-aqua-forestry products under the supervision by importing countries.
This Circular enters into force from July 15, 2016
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