On 25 May 2017, CFDA released the formal version of Guidelines for the Labeling of Infant Formula Milk Powder Formula Registration (Trial). Compared with the draft version, there is no big change in the formal version. Here we listed the key points in the guideline, to help you better understand the relevant important labeling requirements.
According to the China Food Safety Law (2015 Version), pre-packaged food without Chinese labels or their labels do not comply with the Law shall not be imported to China. However, as some enterprises are unfamiliar with the related regulations in China, many imported food are returned or destroyed due to the label problems every month. In order to help imported enterprises better understand what a compliant Chinese label should be, here we will introduce the main requirements for Chinese label.