Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.10.18
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Comisión Nacional de Alimentos, CONAL (National Food Commission)
Regions Affected
Enquiry point (See section 11)
Notified Document Details
"Modificación del Código Alimentario Argentino - Capítulo XX "Metodología Analítica Oficial": Determinación de sodio" (Amendment to the Argentine Food Code - Chapter XX, "Official Analytical Methods": Determination of Sodium) (5 pages, in Spanish)
ICS Code
Covered Products
Food products: Determination of sodium; General methods of tests and analysis for food products (ICS 67.050).
Description of Content

Chapter XX, "Official Analytical Methods", of the Argentine Food Code is amended to include Article 1414 ter, which sets the benchmarks for determining sodium in packaged food products.

Relevant Documents
Final Date of Comments
2018.11.17
Contact Details
Punto Focal de la República Argentina (Focal Point of the Argentine Republic) Dirección de Políticas de Comercio Interior y Competencia (Directorate of Domestic Trade Policies and Competition) Avda. Julio A. Roca 651 Piso 4° Sector 23A (C1067ABB) Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires Tel.: (+54) 11 4349 4067 Email: focalotc@mecon.gob.ar http://www.puntofocal.gov.ar/formularios/notific_arg.php http://www.puntofocal.gob.ar/ https://members.wto.org/crnattachments/2018/TBT/ARG/18_5500_00_s.pdf
Document Online Link (EN)
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