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Food Labeling Standard
Local Title:
식품등의 표시기준
Type:
Standard
Country/Region:
South Korea
Status:
To be enforced
Release Date:
2020-05-12
Implementation Date:
2022-01-01
Competent Authority:
Ministry of Food and Drug Safety
Summary

This standard is applicable to labeling matters of food, livestock products, food additives, containers or packaging. It includes the definition and terminology, general labeling standard, individual labeling items and the relevant labeling standards, etc.

Law Hierarchy

  • Main Act: Act on Labeling and Advertising of Foods

  • Enforcement decree: Enforcement Decree of Act on Labeling and Advertising of Foods

  • Enforcement rule: Enforcement Rule of Act on Labeling and Advertising of Foods

  • Subordinate regulations: Health Functional Food Labeling Standard; Food Labeling Standard


History
Food Labeling Standard
Date of Release: 2020-05-12
Date of Implementation : 2022-01-01
Status : To be enforced
Food Labeling Standard
Date of Release: 2020-01-03
Date of Implementation : 2020-01-03
Status : In force
Food Labeling Standard
Date of Release: 2016-09-09
Date of Implementation : /
Status : Invalid