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During 2010 alone, 27 export consignments were rejected from EU countries while the rejection from USA during this period is in the tune of 175. root cause of the rejection was the presence of pesticide residues in exported fruits and…

Pakistan Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (PCSIR), Labs. Complex, Lahore organized  one day national seminar on “Current Status of Food Industry in Pakistan Threats & Challenges” on September 6, 2012 in the main auditorium of PCSIR, Lahore. The theme…

A second batch of seven master trainers selected from various Pakistani institutes was trained for three weeks during August-September 2012 at the World Trade Institute (WTI) in Bern, Switzerland. These master trainers were selected earlier this year to work on…

The intent of the TRTA II programme CE marking initiative taken is to prepare and implement a set of procedure allowing potential manufacturers wishing to export particularly to the EU countries to obtain the CE marking, as a necessary prerequisite…

Pakistan has a fundamental interest in strengthening international rules governing agricultural trade and achieving far-reaching agricultural trade reform, particularly relating to future competitiveness that could lead to substantial improvements in market access for export oriented agricultural products.  The consumers in…

ACCREDITATION is a procedure by which an authoritative body gives formal recognition that a body or a person is competent to carry out specific tasks (testing, certification, inspection) to a defined set of activities. ‘Accreditation is a means of: determining,…