Serbia: FAIRS Country Report

This report provides information on Serbian regulations and standards concerning food, agriculture, agricultural products and foreign trade. It includes information on labeling, packaging, food additives and import procedures. In 2018, Serbia adopted two new laws: the Draft Law on Waters; and Amendments on Changes to the Law on Public Warehouses for Agriculture Products. Serbia also adopted 75 by-laws that include different rulebooks and ordinances. This report contains updates on Serbia’s accession to the European Union (EU), specifically in the area of agriculture and rural development that includes Chapter 11, 12 and 13 of the EU acquis (set of laws, regulations and standards). The report also contains an update on the accreditation of the Payment Agency and 2 information on the use of European Union Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance in Rural Development (IPARD) Funds. The contact lists, including relevant government agencies, have also been updated.

Serbia: FAIRS Country Report