Missing the Market - How exotic foods are being barred from the EU

Summary
The Novel Food Regulation, an EU regulation intend to ensure food safety, is presenting a barrier to exotic foods entering Europe. As many of these foods come from developing countries, and their trade is recognized and supported for development objectives, the Regulation is both stiftling economic progress and conflicting with the development agendas of EU countries.

Organization
UNCTAD, CBI, GTZ, GFU, IPGRI

Group
EU - NFR (Novel Food Regulation)

File type
PDF

File size
1628 Kb

Topic
LEGISLATION AND STANDARDS

Related topics
POLICIES AND STRATEGIES

Keywords
certification, standards

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Missing the Market - How exotic foods are being barred from the EU


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