CATALOGUE RECORD
Collection G Access level Public
Symbol G/TBT/N/BRA/821 Status Complete
Date 13/06/2018 Derestricted on
Doc # 18-3657
 
English title Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - Notification - Brazil - Nutrition labelling
French title Comité des obstacles techniques au commerce - Notification - Brésil - Étiquetage nutritionnel
Spanish title Comité de Obstáculos Técnicos al Comercio - Notificación - Brasil - Etiquetado nutricional
Contents Objective: Protection of Human Health. Description of content: Brazil was one of the first countries to adopt mandatory nutrition labelling as part of the public health strategy to promote adequate and healthy food habits and to combat overweight.
Topics technical barriers ; technical regulations ; food standards ; public health ; labelling
Country / territory mainly concerned Brazil
Other countries / territories mentioned
Bodies Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade - 1994
Articles TBT 1994 02.09.02
Organizations
Products labelling (food)
References
Pages English 6
Pages French 6
Pages Spanish 6
Document type Notification
NOTIFICATION DATA
Country/territory notifying (01) Brazil
Country/territory affected (01)
REQUIREMENT(S)
Name (01) Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade Art. 2.9
Short name (01) TBT Art. 2.9
Topics (01) Technical barriers to trade
Measure type (01) Technical regulations (TBT 2.9)
Periodicity (01) Ad hoc
Members req. to Notify (01) WTO Members
TRADE COVERAGE
HS
Services
ICS 67.040
Environment
ATTACHMENTS