blue-check The Catch Certificate is required upon exporting some aquatic products to Japan from December 1st, 2022

Official letter No. 422/TCTS-KTTS dated March 25th, 2022 of the Ministry of Agriculture and rural Development regarding application of the catch certificate in the Japanese market
Posted: 30/3/2022 8:56:55 AM | Latest updated: 1/4/2022 6:44:11 AM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5421 | Vietlaw: 558

According to announcement of the Japanese Embassy in Vietnam, from December 1st, 2022, aquatic products of countries imported into Japan must have the Catch Certificate if they belong to these 4 types:

1. Squid and Cuttle fish;

2. Pacific saury, Cololabis spp.;

3. Mackerel, Scomber spp;

4. Sardine, Sardinops spp.

Ms Phuong Thao (
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