13 March 2019
Do overseas producers of food imports need to register in China?
In the case of all food listed in the Catalogue for the Registration of Overseas Producers of Imports, overseas producers must register in China before they can import any such goods to the mainland.
The Catalogue, as drawn up by the Certification and Accreditation Administration of China (CNCA), specifically covers the following food categories:
- Aquatic products
- Dairy products (including infant formula milk products)
- Bird’s nests
For further details (in Chinese), please access the CNCA website at www.cnca.gov.cn/bsdt/ywzl/jkspjwscpqzc