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National Monitoring Committees on NTBs
Cumbersome testing procedures for food exports and imports into Tanzania
 
Posted on : 01 - Aug - 2012 - Viewed : 30 times

Affected countries : Kenya

NTB source & Ministry/Department/ Agency for action : Tanzania Food and Drug Authority (TFDA)

Impact to businesses : Cost & time incurred in testing & certification procedures

Prioritized Action : Need to harmonize national export/ import procedures under one technical body

Bottlenecks or Success Factor Resistance from authorities currently in charge of exports/imports inspection (TFDA)

Status / Recommendations : The issue has been resolved. TBS is the sole body for quality assurance and standards

Time-frame : Resolved

 
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