Feedback/ Help/ Queries



Forgot password?Create Username

Subscribe now!

Alerts on Implemented SPS TBT Measures
Notification IssuedHS CodeOR Product
FromToFrom Countries/Regions
Notification Issue Date
Notifying Member
Title of the Notified Measure
Affected Products
Category of Measure
Deadline for Comment Submission
Proposed Date for Implementation
Implem entation Status
HS Code
Product Description
10-07-2020ThailandOrder on temporary suspension of importation of live poultry and poultry carcasses from Hungary to prevent the spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (Serotype H5N8) published0105, 0207,0407,0408,0505Live poultry and poultry carcassesSpecificNA29-05-2020Yes
10-07-2020ThailandOrder on temporary suspension of importation of live poultry and poultry carcasses from Hungary to prevent the spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (Serotype H5N8) published0105, 0207,0407,0408,0505Live poultry and poultry carcassesSpecificNA31-05-2020Yes
10-07-2020ThailandEstablishes temporary suspension of importation of live poultry and poultry carcasses from the United States to prevent the spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza0105, 0207, 0407, 0408, 0505Live poultry and poultry carcassesSpecificNA31-05-2020Yes
09-07-2020MyanmarMyanmar - Emergency measures for pork and pork products importation published0103, 0203, 020630, 0209, 021011, 021012, 021019, 0502, 1501, 160239, 160241SpecificNA17-06-2020Yes
08-07-2020New ZealandEstablishes grapes importation and clearance measures from China, United States of America, Mexico, Chile, Republic of Korea080610GrapesSpecific28-07-202011-08-2020 No
08-07-2020European Regulation (EC) No 852/2004 on the hygiene of foodstuffs as regards food allergen management, redistribution of food and food safety culture publishedAll foodSpecific06-09-2020NA No
08-07-2020South KoreaProposes standards and specification for health functional foods210690Health Functional Food ProductsFood Additives06-09-2020NA No
08-07-2020South KoreaProposing amendments to the standards and specification for health functional foods210690Health Functional Food ProductsFood Additives06-09-2020NA No
08-07-2020South KoreaProposed Amendments to the Standards and Specifications for FoodFood productsSpecific05-09-2020NA No
08-07-2020South KoreaProposes amendments to the standards and specifications for foodsFood productsSpecific01-09-2020NA No
07-07-2020TurkeyPublished food codex regulation on maximum residue levels of pesticidesPesticides MRL31-08-202031-12-2020 No
07-07-2020New ZealandImport Health Standard for Table Grapes, Vitis vinifera from Italy published080610GrapesSpecificNA01-07-2020Yes
06-07-2020MyanmarSanitary measures relating to the importation of animal, animal products and animal feed under the Animal Health and Development Law published01.01, 01.02, 01.03, 01.04, 01.05, 01.06, 02.01, 02.02, 02.03, 02.04, 02.04, 02.05, 02.06, 02.07, 02.08, 02.09, 02.10, 04.01, 04.02, 04.03, 04.04, 04.05, 04.06, 04.07, 04.08, 05.02, 05.04, 05.05, 05.06, 05.07, 05.08, 05.10, 05.11,10.06,15.01, 15.02, 15.03, 15.05, 15.06, 15.16,16.03, 19.02,21.02, 23.01, 23.09, 41.01, 41.02, 41.03, 41.04, 41.05, 41.06, 41.07, 41.12, 41.14,41.15, 42.06, 43.06, 43.01, 51.01, 51.02, 51.03, 51.04, 51.05, 51.10, 51.13)Animals, Animal products and Animal FeedSpecificNANA No
03-07-2020JapanAmended maximum residue limits (MRLs) for Heptachlor2309Compound feedPesticides MRL30-08-2020NA No
03-07-2020BrazilEstablishes health requirements for dietary formulas destined for inborn errors of metabolism.2106dietary formulasSpecific21-09-2020NA No
03-07-2020AustraliaExtended temporary changes to import certificate requirements for a range of imported plant-based, animal, biological and animal-based goods.07,08horticultural fresh produce, cut flowers, plants and other plant-based commodities, animals, biological and animal-based goods.SpecificNA01-07-2020Yes
03-07-2020United States of AmericaPublished pesticide tolerances for Indaziflam02Cattle, fat& Cattle, meat& Cattle, meat by-products& Goat, fat& Goat, meat& Goat, meat by-products& Horse, fat& Horse, meat& Horse, meat by-products& Milk& Milk, fat& Sheep, fat& Sheep, meat& Sheep, meat by-productsPesticides MRLNA24-06-2020No
03-07-2020United States of AmericaMultiple CommoditiesSpecific24-06-2020NA No
02-07-2020Canada340290Polysorbate 80Food Additives28-08-202015-06-2020Yes
02-07-2020BrazilEstablishes necessary measures on slaughter and processing industry of meat and meat products intended for human consumption and dairy products, aiming at the prevention, control and mitigation of the transmission risks of COVID-1902, 0401, 0402, 0403, 0405, 0406Meat and meat products, and dairy products.SpecificNA19-06-2020Yes
02-07-2020BrazilEstablishes Phytosanitary requirements for the import of bare-root seedlings and grapevine2202Bare-root seedlings and grapevine (Vitis vinifera) (Category 4, Class 1) from the United States of America.SpecificNA01-07-2020Yes
02-07-2020BrazilEstablishes extraction and processing solvents authorized to be used in production of foodstuffs and ingredients2106dietary formulasSpecific21-09-2020NA No
02-07-2020JapanAmended maximum residue limits (MRLs) for Fipronil2309, 1003, 1001, 1005, 1007, 1002, 1213, 1214Compound feed, Oats, barley, wheat , maize, rye and hay for feedPesticides MRL31-08-2020NA No
01-07-2020European Introduce regulation approving reaction mass of peracetic acid (PAA) and peroxyoctanoic acid (POOA) as an existing active substance for use in biocidal products of product-types 2, 3 and 43808Biocidal productsSpecific30-08-2020NA No
01-07-2020IndonesiaIssued regulation on Registration of Organic Fertilizers, biofertilizers, and Soil Enhancer3101Specific30-08-202002-01-2019Yes
01-07-2020ArgentinaArgentina allows the use of flavorings / flavors other than coffee flavor / aroma in products called soluble coffee, instant coffee, coffee powder extract and coffee concentrate powder.2101Instant, instant coffee, Coffee powder extract and concentrate powderFood Additives30-07-2020NA No
01-07-2020ChinaNotify measure related to automobile industry8703Road motor vehicles& Motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than those of heading 87.02), including station wagons and racing cars,Specific30-08-2020NA No
01-07-2020European Authorising a health claim made on foods, other than those referring to the reduction of disease risk and to children's development and healthFoodLabeling And Packaging30-08-2020NA No
01-07-2020JapanAmending list of regulated living organisms under the invasive alien species actLepisiota frauenfeldi,Solenopsis geminata species group, S. saevissima species group,S. tridens species group, S. virulens species group, Any living hybrid organisms of species of S. geminata species group, S. saevissima species group, S. tridens species group and S. virulens species group, Dikerogammarus villosus, any species of the family Astacidae., any species of the family Cambaridae excluding Procambarus clarkii, any species of the family Cambaroididae excludingCambaroides japonicus, any species of the family Parastacidae, Utricularia cf. platensis, U. inflata, and U. platensis.Specific01-09-202002-11-2020 No
01-07-2020ChileChile - Establishes sanitary requirements for the importation of ruminant guts050420Ruminant casingsSpecificNANA No
01-07-2020CanadaProposed Maximum Residue Limit forInpyrfluxam3808Pesticides MRL08-09-2020NA No
30-06-2020United Arab EmiratesUpdating the UAE Technical Regulation "Diesel Fuel (Gas Oil)271019FuelsRegulatory Standards29-08-2020NA No
30-06-2020UgandaPublished standard DUS2215:2019 for Canned silver cyprinid fish (Mukene)160420Regulatory Standards29-08-2020NA No
30-06-2020JapanMake partial revision to the quality labeling rules for miscellaneous manufactured goods842121Water purifiers (limited to those with function to remove residual chlorine from tap water to obtain drinking water)Labeling And Packaging29-08-2020NA No
30-06-2020ChinaAdministrative Measures for Productionand Manufacture of Civil UAS published8802Civil unmanned aircraft system (civil UAS)& Other aircraft (for example, helicopters, airplanes)& spacecraft (including satellites) and suborbital and spacecraft launch vehiclesSpecific29-08-2020NA No
30-06-2020ChinaPublished Standard for Gauge for Standard Gauge Railways- Part 1: Rolling Stock Gauge87Regulatory Standards29-08-2020NA No
30-06-2020MexicoPublished Technical specificationsand test methods for rear fenders for vehicles with gross vehicle weight of design greater than 4 536 kgRear fenders for vehicles with higher gross vehicle weight design at 4 536 kgRegulatory Standards09-08-202027-12-2020 No
30-06-2020South KoreaSouth Korea amended to the enforcement Rule of the Medical Devices ActMedical Devices9018, 9020Specific29-08-2020NA No
30-06-2020United Arab EmiratesUpdating technical regulation "Unleaded Gasoline - Requirements and Test Methods271012Fuels (ICS 75.160)Regulatory Standards29-08-2020NA No
29-06-2020UgandaSpecifies the requirements for dried chillies, Capsicum frutescens L./Capsicum annuum, L. (LAL MIRCHI)090420Specific28-08-2020NA No
29-06-2020United States of AmericaNotified Significant New Use Rules on Certain Chemical SubstanceChemical substances& Environmental protection (ICS 13.020), Production in the chemical industry (ICS 71.020), Products of the chemical industry (ICS 71.100)Specific15-07-2020NA No
25-06-2020United States of AmericaUnited States of America amending the restrictions for the importation of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and pepper (Capsicum spp.) hosts of Tomato brown rugose fruit virus (ToBRFV).070200Tomato and pepper fruitSpecificNA05-06-2020Yes
25-06-2020Saudi ArabiaTemporary ban on the importation of equine originating from Germany0101Live equineSpecificNA09-06-2020Yes
25-06-2020UgandaPublished DUS 2215:2019, Canned silver cyprinid fish (Mukene)-SpecificationSilver cyprinid, Mukene, Omena, DagaaRegulatory Standards23-08-2020NA No
24-06-2020UgandaDUS 876:2020, Dried chillies (whole and ground) – Specification publishedDried chilliesRegulatory StandardsNANA No
23-06-2020United States of AmericaEstablishes pesticides tolerance for FenpyroximatePeanut& Peanut, hay& Tropical and subtropical, medium to large fruit, smooth, 0.6 inedible peel subgroup 24B, except banana& Cattle, fat& Goat, fat& Horse, fat& Sheep, fat& Cattle, kidney& Cattle, liver& Goat, kidney& Goat, liver& Horse, kidney& Horse, liver& Sheep, kidney& Sheep, liverPesticides MRLNA18-06-2020Yes
23-06-2020CanadaSeek to amend the List of Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs) for Veterinary Drugs in FoodsVeterinary drug residues in foods of animal originPesticides MRL28-08-2020NA No
23-06-2020EgyptElectronic platform for the confirmation of authenticity of egyptian phytosanitary certificates publishedPlants and plant productsSpecific22-08-202016-06-2020Yes
23-06-2020CanadaProposes Maximum Residue Limit for BroflanilidePesticides MRL25-08-2020NA No
18-06-2020TurkeySeek change on the Water Mark of Plant Health Certificate and Re-export Plant Health Certificate of TurkeyAll plant and plant productsSpecificNA01-08-2020 No
17-06-2020VietnamPublished National technical regulation on Animal feed and ingredients in aquaculture feed - Maximum level of undesirable substancesFood Additives31-07-202001-01-2021 No
17-06-2020BrazilEstablishes guidelines and operational procedures for the application of preventive and contingency measures (containment, suppression and eradication)Plant productsSpecificNA01-07-2020Yes
17-06-2020BrazilEstablishes guidelines and operational procedures for the application of preventive and contingency measures (containment, suppression and eradication)Plant productsSpecificNA01-07-2020Yes
17-06-2020BrazilEstablishes Phytosanitary requirements for grain imports (Category 3, Class 9) of wheat (Triticum aestivum) produced in LithuaniaGrains (Category 3, Class 9) of wheat (Triticum aestivum)Specific16-08-202001-07-2020Yes
12-06-2020United States of AmericaPropose Test Procedure for Room Air Conditioners8514Room air conditioners& Air conditioning machines, comprising a motor-driven fan and elements for changing the temperature and humidity, including those machines in which the humidity cannot be separately regulated (HS 8415)& Quality (ICS 03.120), Environmental protection (ICS 13.020), Test conditions and procedures in general (ICS 19.020), Ventilators. Fans. Air-conditioners (ICS 23.120)Regulatory Standards10-08-2020NA No
12-06-2020EUPublished Regulation as regards measures to prevent the introduction into and the spread within the of Xylella fastidiosa06, 14Host plants listed in Annex I of the Draft Commission Implementing RegulationSpecific11-07-202010-12-2020 No
11-06-2020BrazilSeek comments on proposed procedures for the registration of phytochemicals that are characterized as pesticides and their related products3808Pesticides and other agrochemicalsSpecific09-09-2020NA No
11-06-2020BrazilTemporarily establishes the submission procedure for clinical studies required to validate medical devices2936, 2937, 3001, 3002, 3003, 3004, 3006Medical devicesSpecificNANA No
11-06-2020BrazilEstablishes health requirements for vegetable fats and oils2106Specific24-08-2020NA No
11-06-2020BrazilEstablishes technical requirements for post-registration changes and cancellation procedures for registering medicines3003& 3004& 3005& 2941Pharmaceutical productsRegulatory Standards10-07-2020NA No
11-06-2020BrazilEstablishes extraordinary and temporary criteria and procedure for the handling of petitions of post-market authorization for formulas of enteral nutrition and infant formulas38220090Nutritional formulasSpecificNANA No
11-06-2020BrazilEstablishes technical requirements for the import of lung ventilators, vital signs monitor, infusion pump sets, oximetry machine etc2936, 2937, 3001, 3002, 3003, 3004, 3006Medical devicesRegulatory StandardsNANA No
11-06-2020United States of AmericaPublished Pipeline Safety RegulationsGas pipeline safety& Quality (ICS 03.120), Environmental protection (ICS 13.020), Accident and disaster control (ICS 13.200), Pipeline components and pipelines (ICS 23.040), Petroleum products and natural gas handling equipment (ICS 75.200)Regulatory Standards10-08-2020NA No
11-06-2020MexicoPublished specification for fresh Chilli070960ChilliSpecific07-08-2020NA No
10-06-2020United States of AmericaAuthorising importation of fresh carrots from the Korea070610Fresh carrotsSpecificNA05-06-2020Yes