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January 24, 2017
On January 3, 2017, the Government of India (GOI) prohibited the import of various animal products classified in Chapter 41 and 43 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule including leather...
January 17, 2017
The Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries (DAHDF) notified the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for traceability of imported bovine germplasm including semen, embryos and bulls.
January 17, 2017
The Government of India published official gazette notification for Draft Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2016 and Draft Food Safety...
January 16, 2017
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) published in India’s official gazette a draft Regulation on food fortification.
January 13, 2017
This report outlines regulatory requirements and import procedures for food and agricultural imports into Pakistan.
January 13, 2017
Pakistan requires a variety of export certifications for imported food and agricultural products. This report lists certificates required by Pakistani government agencies for U.S. products...
January 11, 2017
The Government of India’s (GOI) Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) postponed the compliance date for the trans-fat declaration in food products February 27, 2017.
January 10, 2017
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) published in India’s official gazette a draft regulation which proposes to adopt 46 food additive standards previously issued...
January 10, 2017
On December 19, 2016, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution invited stakeholder comments on draft amendments on the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011.
January 4, 2017
Organized retail consolidated in 2016 with larger players expanding their presence through acquisition of regional players.
January 4, 2017
In calendar year (CY) 2016, the Government of India (GOI) continued to amend its Food Safety and Standards Regulations, 2011, for food safety, labeling, and packaging of imported products.
January 3, 2017
India’s food processing sector is poised for growth in response to changing demographics, evolving preferences for branded items, a modernizing retail sector, growing consumer acceptance ...
January 3, 2017
India’s foodservice sector continues growing as restaurant dining and tourist numbers climb. Household income growth and the rise of dual-income households make dining out accessible.
December 23, 2016
FSSAI published in India’s official gazette a draft regulation which proposes to adopt 46 food additive standards previously issued by the Ministry of Consumer Affairs...
December 23, 2016
The Government of Bangladesh proposed national budget for FY 2016-17 (July-June) is BDT 3.41 trillion ($43 billion USD), which is 28 percent higher than the revised budget of last year.
December 23, 2016
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) published in India’s official gazette a draft Regulation on standards for cereals and cereal products.
December 21, 2016
Although Bt cotton remains the only biotech crop approved for commercial cultivation, the Government of India (GOI) made some progress in 2016....
December 16, 2016
On December 8, 2016, the Ministry of Finance removed the import duty on wheat indefinitely from the earlier provision of 10 percent import duty effective till March 1, 2017.
December 16, 2016
The Government of Pakistan has set the wheat production target at a record 26 million metric tons for the 2016 Rabi (winter) season. Wheat area is not expected to change significantly from a year ago.
December 16, 2016
The report contains the text of Pakistan’s proposed Geographical Indication Protection Bill. The Bill is still a draft and will have to pass through various phases of approval before submission...

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