Foreign Food Exporters Required to List with AQSIQ policy from 01 October, 2015
According to AQSIQ Notice Foreign food exporters registration, all Foreign food producers, agents and domestic consignees are required to file their company information online with the Bureau of Import and Export Food Safety of AQSIQ, China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China. This requirement comes into force with effect from 01 October,2015 and renewal annually in AQSIQ.
The Notice implies that any exporter / agent shall submit a filing application to AQSIQ before they export food to CHINA. Exporters shall fill and submit the application form of Food Exporter through the registration filing management system. Information, such as the exporter and agent’s name, country, area, address, contact name, telephone, food category, etc. needs to be submitted. After submitting the application, the exporter will obtain a registration number by the AQSIQ.