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Policies & regulations- packaged/convenience goods
The packaging laws and regulations affecting food products are mainly covered under the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976, and the Standards of Weights and Measures (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 1977 (SWMA) specifying the quantity and packag ..
POLICIES & REGULATIONS-MEAT & POULTRY
Export of meat is subjected to pre-shipment inspection and a certificate is required from State Animal Husbandry Department/Directorate of Marketing and Inspection that the meat was obtained from healthy animals, slaughtered in a licensed slaughter ho ..
POLICY AND REGULATION FRUITS & VEGETABLES
This sector is regulated by the Fruit Products Order, 1955 (FPO), issued under the Essential Commodities Act. The Ministry of Food Processing Industries administers this order. The order lays down product specifications and quality control requirement ..
POLICY AND REGULATION Fisheries
Foreign equity is permitted in fish processing sector. Fish processing projects with a minimum of 20% value addition can be set up as 100% Export Oriented Units. All items can be exported freely except for silver pomfrets of weight less than 300 gms. ..
POLICIES ANDREGULATIONS- MILK & MILK PRODUCTS
Milk and Milk Products Order (MMPO) regulates milk and milk products production in the country. The order requires no permission for units handling less than 10,000 litres of liquid milk per day or milk solids upto 500 tpa. ..
POLICY AND REGULATION:-GRAINS
The Rice Milling Industry (Regulation) Act 1958 & Rice Milling Industry (Regulation & Licensing) Rules 1959 have been repealed w.e.f 28th May, 1997. Further, Rice milling and pulse milling sectors, which were earlier reserved for the small scale secto ..
. Food processing and agro industries have been accorded high priority with a number of important relieves and incentives. Some of the important policy changes are given . ..