survey of Japan"s import regulations on fish and shellfish products by Sunee C. Sonu

Cover of: survey of Japan

Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service in [Terminal Island, Calif.?] .

Written in English

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  • Fishery products -- Japan.,
  • Foreign trade regulation -- Japan.

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StatementSunee C. Sonu.
SeriesNOAA technical memorandum NMFS -- NMFS-F/SWR-003., NOAA technical memorandum NMFS F/SWR -- 003.
ContributionsUnited States. National Marine Fisheries Service.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
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Open LibraryOL14214760M

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Imports and exports of certain shellfish and non-living fish products are exempt from Service requirements if they are for human or animal consumption and the species is not listed as injurious (50 CFR Part 16) and does not require a permit under 50 CFR Part 17 (endangered or threatened species), or 50 CFR 23 (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)).

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those importers wishing to import fishery products and bivalve molluscs from countries outside the EU. Legal status: This guidance is a combination of best practice and regulatory guidance.

Key words Fish and shellfish Food law, monitoring and controls Imports Review date The guidance was last reviewed in SeptemberandFile Size: KB. Relevant Laws and Institutional Regulations (1) Regulations and Procedural Requirements for Importing to Japan. Importing of seafood and processed products is regulated primarily by the following laws: 1) the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Act, 2) the Food Sanitation Act, and 3) the Customs Act.

To import live fish, molluscs and crustaceans (shellfish) you need to be authorised by the Fish Health Inspectorate (FHI). You may also need a health certificate for the fish or shellfish to show they are disease free. If you import fish or shellfish without authorisation you can get an.

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Information and guidance on: Importing; Exporting; Labelling; Imports. EC Regulation / along with its Delegated and Implementing regulations, establishes an integrated approach to import controls (and official control requirements more generally – for more information click here).Common rules apply to all imported food and feed, with additional specific requirements for products of.

Fish and Fishery Products. Hazards and Controls Guidance. Fourth Edition – AUGUST SGR DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE. 2) Importers and exporters of fish & fish products are required to apply for an SFA licence for Import/Export and Transhipment of Meat Products and Fish Products.

The licence fee is $ per annum. 3) In addition, an import permit issued by SFA is required for every consignment of fish products. aquatic products such as fish, fishery products and shellfish, which do not meet established hygienic standards or comply with legislated regulations.

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agricultural products are increasingly being replaced by fish. Developing countries export almost half of their fish and seafood production to developed nations, the european Union, United States and Japan together taking 77% of global fish imports.

Between andnet exports from developing countries increased by %. in value terms File Size: KB. SURVEY OF JAPAN'S IMPORT REGULATIONS ON FISH AND SHELLFISH PRODUCTS INTRODUCTION The N ti nal Marine'Fisheries Service - 1ndustr.v Trade Mi sion t ured Ja an June 2 - 9, interviewing government and industry representatives, inspec ion groups and importers, and visiting plants and markets.

also proposes tariff reductions import quotas. Itsupports DG Trade, part of which is the EU equivalent to the Office of the US Trade Representativefor WTO matters. Some fish species are subject to trade restrictions under the Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species, which is the responsibility of DG Environment.

DG areM survey of Japans import regulations on fish and shellfish products book DGFile Size: KB. An import permit issued by USDA, APHIS, VS is required for non-human primate material if the material has been inoculated with or exposed to any livestock or poultry foreign animal disease agent.

Permit applications may be obtained several ways: 1. On-line at: /animal_health/permits/ submit the permit application on-line. Japanese Seafood companies listed include seafood exporters & sellers, seafood buyers & importers, fish processors, fish producers, aquaculture fish farms, seafood wholesalers & distributors, seafood buyers agents and fish traders etc.

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Fish and fishery products are one of the major traded food commodities and this trade is likely to increase in the future to meet the ever increasing demand for fish and seafood.

One of the most serious difficulties facing exporters is dealing with different standards and regimes of safety and quality requirements of the target markets. InJapan was the second largest importing nation of fish and fishery products after the United States with imports worth USD 15 billion.

Exports of fish and fishery products were valued USD 2 billion in Domestic production supported about 68 percent of national fish consumption. A Spanish translation of the FDA Fish and Fishery Products Hazards and Controls Guidance (Fourth Ed., April ) is now available for purchase or download at the Florida Sea Grant website.

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The exported beef or beef products to Japan were produced by eligible meat establishments and fulfilled all the requirements of the USDA Less than 30 Months Age Verification Quality System Assessment (QSA) Program for Japan. Duckling Giblet Imports. Though Japanese regulations permit the import of liver in the giblet pack of whole frozen.

fish and other aquatic products landed by the Japanese, areas in which species are caught, size and composition of the fishing fleet, fishermen's organlzatlOns, marketing methods, the main uses to which fishery products are put, trends in international trade, and the structure of the Japanese File Size: 8MB.

In the same year, the industry generated revenues of $ billion and employed o people. The industry is a net exporter of processed fish and seafood products, exporting $ billion and importing $ billion in Approximately 70% of Canadas total fish and seafood production is exported.

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trading partners. APHIS' team of technical experts, based in the United States and abroad, includes scientists, veterinarians. – The United States represents one of the largest single markets for fish and fish products, second only to the European Union in imports.

Inthe European Union, United States, and Japanese markets together accounted for approximately 64 percent of the total value of world imports of fish and fish products. Fisheries of the United States compiles key statistics into a snapshot of fishing’s importance to the nation.

This report provides landings totals for U.S. recreational and commercial fisheries by species; it also has data on the U.S. fishery processing industry, imports and exports of fishery-related products, and domestic supply and per capita consumption of fishery products.

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Hence, and despite falling quantities, the value of the coastal fisheries is high and contributes most of the three types of fisheries to the overall value of Japan ’s catches, see Table 1. Table 1. Japanese catch composition,andmillion tons & trillion YFile Size: KB.

Both CBP and the importing/exporting community have a shared responsibility to maximize compliance with laws and regulations.

In carrying out this task, CBP encourages importers/exporters to become familiar with applicable laws and regulations and work together with the CBP Office of Trade to protect American consumers from harmful and counterfeit imports by ensuring the goods that enter the U. CITES Document Requirements.

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Recommendation: To help industry comply with the country-of-origin labeling law's definitions for U.S. products and other new requirements, the Secretary of Agriculture should direct AMS to recognize and address, in the final rules, the extent to which the new law's definition of U.S.

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