Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2016.12.02
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 approval of the regulation 'On quality characteristics and purity criteria of olive oil and olive pomace oil'" (15 pages, in Albanian)
Covered Products
Olive oil and olive pomace oil
Description of Content

<span style="font-size:x-small;font-face:Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-family:'Verdana','sans-serif';font-size:9pt;mso-bidi-font-size:11.0pt;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:'Times New Roman';mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;">This draft Decision of Council of Ministers </span><span style="font-size:x-small;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:9pt;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:'Times New Roman';mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;mso-ascii-font-family:Verdana;mso-hansi-font-family:Verdana;">defines and updates the characteristics of quality, simplicity and security for olive<br />oil and olive pomace oil, providing a quality product to the final consumer and ensuring fair competition in the market</span></span></span>

Objectives & Rationale
&lt;span style="color:black;font-size:x-small;font-face:Verdana;"&gt;&lt;span lang="EN-GB" style="background:white;color:black;font-family:'Verdana','sans-serif';font-size:9pt;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:'Times New Roman';mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;"&gt;On quality characteristics and purity criteria of olive oil and olive pomace oil&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/span&gt;&lt;span style="font-size:x-small;font-face:Verdana;"&gt;&lt;span lang="EN-GB" style="font-family:'Verdana','sans-serif';font-size:9pt;mso-bidi-font-size:11.0pt;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB;mso-fareast-font-family:Calibri;mso-bidi-font-family:'Times New Roman';mso-fareast-language:EN-US;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA;"&gt;.&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/span&gt;
Relevant Documents

<ul><li><span lang="EN-GB">Albanian law No. </span><span lang="SQ">87/2013, date 14 February 2013 "</span><span lang="EN-GB">On the production, denomination and marketing of olive oil and olive pomace oil", Article 5</span></li><li><span style="font-size:x-small;font-face:Verdana;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-family:'Verdana','sans-serif';font-size:9pt;">Commission Regulation (EEC) No. 2568/91 of 11 July 1991 "On the characteristics of olive oil and olive-residue oil and on the relevant methods of analysis"</span></span></li></ul>

Proposed Date of Adoption
2016.12.01
Proposed Date of Entry Into Force
2017.02.13
Final Date of Comments
2017.01.31
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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