Our objective is the establishment of standards which shall guarantee the
product safety of all relevant product portfolios of the private labels of retail. Quality management and process safety, together with the responsibility of all parties involved in the safety of traded products, has been the yardstick for our standards in the past and will continue to be our yardstick in the future.
International featured standards – IFS – the development of an umbrella brand for product safety of all private labels of European retailers is our challenge and our response to globalise trade channel
Spain and Portugal defend recovery plan for Iberian sardine Spain
Fisheries authorities from Spain and Portugal participated in a technical meeting with the services of the European Commission, to explain in detail the proposal of a multi-year management plan for the recovery of Iberian sardine prepared by both countries.
Minister rejects industry request on footage exempt New Zealand
Fisheries Minister Stuart Nash is committed to achieve transparency in the fisheries management system, so he discarded a request from the fishing industry to exempt footage collected on boats, as the Official Information Act requires.