FSSAI Food Import Clearance Procedures Corrigendum

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Posted on: 20 May 2012

On May 2, 2012, Indian Government, published a corrigendum on the guidelines related to the food import clearance procedure by the FSSAI‟s authorized officers.

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT POLICY Voluntary Public - Date: 5/11/2012 GAIN Report Number: IN2069 India Post: New Delhi FSSAI Food Import Clearance Procedures Corrigendum Report Categories: Exporter Guide Sanitary/Phytosanitary/Food Safety FAIRS Subject Report Product Brief Approved By: David Leishman Prepared By: Ritambhara Singh Report Highlights: On May 2, 2012, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, published a corrigendum on the „guidelines (dated March 23, 2012) related to the food import clearance procedure by the FSSAI‟s authorized officers.‟ General Information: On March 23, 2012 the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) published “Guidelines Related to Food Import Clearance Process by FSSAI‟s Authorized Officers”. The guidelines specify the labeling requirements for different kinds of packages used for food imports into India. The guidelines are available online at: Guidelines . (For details see GAIN 2055) On May 2, 2012, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, issued a corrigendum on the “Guidelines Related to the Food Import Clearance Procedure by the FSSAI‟s authorized officers‟ dated March 23, 2012.” The text of the corrigenda is given below and the details can be viewed at Corrigendum.
Posted: 20 May 2012

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