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Detail

Area
Pakistan
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
All vegetable oils
Date
01/01/2015
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import policy
Description
Added all major edible oils (crude and refined) to the list of products that must meet Pakistan\'s quality standards at the import stage.
Notes
Official sources informed that 78 items – mostly food products – have been added to the list of items that must meet Pakistan’s quality standards at the import stage. All major edible oils, whether in crude or refined form, fall under the new rule. Import clearances will be subject to the presentation of specific certificates issued by Pakistan’s Standards and Quality Control Authority.