Harmonising QA standards for broader market access
Hall Forum 1 - Asiafruit Business Forum
September 8, 2017
14:00 - 15:00
Hall Forum 1 (Hall 3B)
Securing access to export markets depends not only on meeting their quarantine standards, but also complying with technical standards around quality assurance (QA) and food safety. Currently, there is a range of farm assurance and QA schemes in the global marketplace, all sharing ultimately the same aim. What potential is there to develop a common, harmonised approach to QA and food safety? How can broader compliance with such standards be developed across the Asian region?