Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.10.03
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
Ministerio de Desarrollo Productivo y Economía Plural (Ministry of Productive Development and the Plural Economy)
Regions Affected
Av. Mariscal Santa Cruz, Edif. Centro de Comunicaciones, piso 17 La Paz, Bolivia Tel.: (+591) (2) 2184343
Notified Document Details
Proyecto de Reglamento Técnico de "Leche en polvo y leche evaporada" (Draft Technical Regulation on milk in powder and evaporated milk) (24 pages, in Spanish)
Product
ICS Code
Covered Products
Milk in powder: 04.02 - Milk and cream, concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter; 0402.10 - In powder, granules or other solid forms, of a fat content, by weight, not exceeding 1.5%; 0402.10.10.00 - In containers holding not more than 2.5 kg, 0402.10.90.00 - Other (not applicable to milk in powder containing added sugar or other sweetening matter) - In powder, granules or other solid forms, of a fat content, by weight, exceeding 1.5%; 0402.21 - Not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter: Of a fat content, by weight, of 26% or more, on the dry product; 0402.21.11.00 - In containers holding not more than 2.5 kg; 0402.21.19.00 - Other - Other; 0402.21.91.00 - In containers holding not more than 2.5 kg; 0402.21.99.00 - Other - Evaporated milk 0402.91.10.00 - Evaporated milk - In powder, granules or other solid forms, of a fat content, by weight, not exceeding 1.5% (HS 040210) - Not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter (HS 040221).
Description of Content

The notified Technical Regulation applies to milk in powder and evaporated milk marketed in the Plurinational State of Bolivia.

Objectives & Rationale
To prevent misleading practices and protect consumers; to protect human health and safety; to establish the technical requirements for milk in powder and evaporated milk, with a view to protecting human health and preventing practices likely to mislead consumers.
Relevant Documents

· Decreto Supremo 26510

Proposed Date of Adoption
2018.12.05
Proposed Date of Entry Into Force
2019.12.05
Final Date of Comments
2018.12.02
Document Online Link (EN)
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