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Amendments to the Technical Regulation on the safety of fish and fishery products


Nov 20, 2023

The Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation has published Amendments to the Technical Regulation of the Eurasian Economic Union "On the Safety of Fish and Fish Products" (EAEU TR 040/2016). The draft amendments propose the introduction of clarifications on the following aspects:

  • Requirements for handling live trepangs (holothuria edulis).
  • Requirements for parasitological safety of fish products.
  • Additions to the provisions related to country of origin of raw materials when labeling caviar (for black caviar/sturgeon fish species).
  • Inclusion of tables with criteria for assessing the quality of fish and fish products during parasitological control.

Comments to the proposal can be sent by January 31, 2024.

For further information (in Russian), click on the Link

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