Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Water Resources
Regions Affected
National Enquiry Point
Notified Document Details
Draft Decision of Council of Ministers "On the marketing and the certification of seeds of oil and fibre plants" (30 pages, in Albanian)
ICS Code
Covered Products
Seeds of oil and fibre plants
Description of Content

This Draft Decision of Council of Ministers determines the criteria for marketing of seeds of oil and fibre plants, categories, identity and quality of the seeds of oil and fibre plants, the rules of packaging and labelling certification procedures, criteria
for storage, sampling for laboratory tests for certification of these seeds in order to
placing themon the market.

Objectives & Rationale
<span style="font-size:x-small;font-face:Verdana;"><span style="font-family:'Verdana','sans-serif';font-size:9pt;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:Adve06613w;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;">Seeds of oil and fibre plants should be allowed to be marketed only if it has been officially examined and certified, in accordance with the rules for certification, as basic seed or certified seed.</span></span>
Relevant Documents

Council Directive 2002/57/EC of 13 June 2002 "On the marketing of seed of oil and fibre plants".

Proposed Date of Adoption
Proposed Date of Entry Into Force
Final Date of Comments
Contact Details
General Directorate of Standardization WTO Enquiry Point - Albania Tel.: +355 42 22 62 55 Fax: +355 42 24 71 77 E-mail: info@dps.gov.al http://www.dps.gov.al
Document Online Link (EN)
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