Food Traceability Management Standards

Korea Issues Partial Amendment of Food Traceability Management Standards

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Posted By: Ryan Chen

foodsOn January 4th, 2024, the Ministry of Food, Drug, and Safety issued a draft regulation on the “Partial Amendment of Food Traceability Management Standards per Article 46 of the Administrative Procedure Act.

The document stipulates key points for consideration:

  • Improvement in the timing of linkage of food information within 2 days of warehousing and shipping;
  • Registrant for the livestock traceability management system must enter the information of products within 5 days;
  • The information linkage period is extended from 2 to 5 days to improve the compliance rate and increase the effectiveness of the traceability system;
  • Information linkage was not applicable for exporting all manufactured products overseas;
  • The regulation on the partial export of products overseas shall be revised to recognize as an exception to the information linkage.

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