Important U.S. FDA Food Safety Compliance Changes Scheduled in March

U.S. importers and foreign suppliers, subject to current U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) requirements, should note specific program compliance changes are scheduled to be effective March 19, 2018.  At that time, many import shipments subject to FSVP will be required to meet additional requirements. These requirements are dependent on…

Reminder: U.S. Food Imports to Require Identification of FSVP Importer

Further to our April 2017 notice, importers of food products into the United States will soon be required to identify the ‘Foreign Supplier Verification Program’ Importer (FSVPI) as part of each applicable customs entry. U.S. Food & Drug Administration regulations require the FSVPI to be either the U.S. buyer or consignee if the goods have…