Import of organic products: a new Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1235/2008 (IT)


We publish the new Commission Regulation (EU) No 872/2017 of 22 May 2017 amending Reg. (EC) No 1235/2008 laying down detailed rules for the application of Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007 as regards the arrangements for imports of organic products from third countries.

Such amendments concern, in particular, Annex III (addition of a new control body of the Republic of Korea), Annex IV (including the list of authorities and control bodies responsible for carrying out controls and issuing of certificates for equivalence in third countries) and Annex VI (including the new model of the extract of the certificate of inspection for imports of organic products under the new electronic certification system).

The Regulation will enter into force on 12 June 2017.

REG. (UE) 2017/872 EN

Source: EU Commission