Regulatory Guide 

China’s New Food Safety Law: Building on the Foundations: https://food.chemlinked.com/news/food-news/chinas-new-food-safety-law-building-foundations

New Regulations for Foods for Special Medical Purposes Released: https://food.chemlinked.com/news/food-news/new-regulations-foods-special-medical-purposes-released

EU agricultural export to China and GIs protection: http://foodlawlatest.com/2015/09/02/eu-agricultural-export-to-china-and-gis-protection/

How the WTO monitors Chinese food safety law through the Trade Policy Review Mechanism (TPRM): http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2500057

China Making Infant Formula Registration Ruleshttps://food.chemlinked.com/node/4591

EU: Anti-dumping proceeding concerning imports of sodium cyclamate originating in the People's Republic of Chinahttp://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/docs/2015/august/tradoc_153725.init.en.C264-2015.pdfotice on registration of imported health food products (incl. from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan)http://eng.sfda.gov.cn/WS03/CL0771/98128.html

 Implementing Traceability in China: A Regulatory and Market Rationalehttps://www.linkedin.com/pulse/implementing-traceability-china-regulatory-market-paul-o-brien-%E4%BF%9D%E7%BD%97?trk=prof-post

 

 

News

CFDA Minister Bi Jingquan meets the delegation from Ministry for Environment and Food of the Kingdom of Denmark: http://eng.sfda.gov.cn/WS03/CL0757/134845.html

China Food Safety: Huge Volume of Prepackaged Water Rejected at Port: https://food.chemlinked.com/news/food-news/china-food-safety-huge-volume-prepackaged-water-rejected-port

Sainsbury has forged a new partnership with Alibaba to sell British food and drink products in China: http://www.foodmanufacture.co.uk/Manufacturing/Sainsbury-s-food-partnership-with-China

Ireland and China to co-operate on food safety: http://www.dairyreporter.com/Regulation-Safety/China-Ireland-Food-Safety-forum-focusses-on-dairy-sector

China moves to reduce the number of domestic infant formula products: http://www.dairyreporter.com/Regulation-Safety/China-moves-to-reduce-the-number-of-domestic-infant-formula-products

Economic slowdown now squeezing margins in China's agri-sectors: http://www.foodnavigator-asia.com/Markets/Economic-slowdown-now-squeezing-margins-in-China-s-agri-sectors

Germany's Metro teams up with Alibaba, eyes China's e-commerce market: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-09/09/c_134605761.htm

Chinese-based, packaging equipment manufacturer in $5m US expansion: http://www.foodnavigator-asia.com/Business/Chinese-packaging-equipment-manufacturer-in-5m-US-expansion

Exclusive Package for European SMEs to Attend World of Food Beijing 2015: https://survey.zohopublic.com/zs/xLCNwi

Chinese grocery sales will grow from US$1,119bn in 2015 to US$1,491bn in 2020, an increase of around one-third: http://www.foodnavigator-asia.com/Markets/China-to-stay-top-grocery-market-though-rise-eclipsed-by-others

 

 

Bibliography

Jiang Qijun and Peter J. Batt, Barriers and benefits to the adoption of a third party certified food safety management system in the food processing sector in Shanghai, China: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0956713515302425

 Paul O'Brien , Is Blue Hat Old Hat? Cashing in on China's Demand for Health and Wellness Without the Blue Hat: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/blue-hat-old-part-2-cashing-chinas-demand-health-paul-o-brien-%E4%BF%9D%E7%BD%97?trk=prof-post

Yawei Zhang, The Legal Countermeasure Research of the Government Failure in China's Food Safety Supervision: http://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jpl/article/view/50433/28089

 Roseline Love MacArthur et al., Food Choice Behaviour of Chinese Consumers in Shenyang, Liaoning Province: http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperDownload.aspx?paperID=59313

 Mei-Chi Macy Wong et al., Spreading Good Words: The Mediating Effect of Brand Loyalty between Role Model Influence and Word of Mouth: http://www.cmr-journal.org/article/view/13838

 Buhara Aslan et al., A Computable General Equilibrium Analysis of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and Trans-Pacific Partnership on Chinese Economy: http://www.tcmb.gov.tr/wps/wcm/connect/fdc56e9f-a191-476f-af52-7ff871dd92cb/wp1523.pdf?MOD=AJPERES&CACHEID=fdc56e9f-a191-476f-af52-7ff871dd92cb

Dongyong Zhang et al., Corporate social responsibility and food risk management in China; a management perspective: http://www2.hull.ac.uk/science/pdf/ZHANG%204e%20Corporate%20social%20responsiblity%20and%20food%20risk.pdf

Liu Ai Dong et al., Trans Fatty Acid Levels in Foods and Intakes among Population Aged 3 Years and above in Beijing and Guangzhou Cities, China: http://www.besjournal.com/Articles/Archive/2015/No7/201508/P020150804378929614902.pdf

 Flavor Adaptation in China – To Adapt Or Not To Adapt Your Product: http://daxueconsulting.com/flavor-adaptation-in-china/

 

Events

Arlington, Virginia (USA) - China Food Regulatory Affairs Seminar 2015 - An Update on China’s New Food Safety Law and E-Commerce (CBEC) Policies:

China International Beverage Industry Exhibition On Science and Technology: http://www.chinabeverage.org/cbst_en/

 SIAL CHINA 2016: http://www.sialchina.com/sialchinafoodevents.html