Labeling US pork shipments with ractopamine not feasible: Minister
Radio Taiwan International
Date: 27 November, 2020
By: Leslie Liao
Economics Minister Wang Mei-hua (Photo: CNA)
Economics Minister Wang Mei-hua says it will not be feasible to label shipments of imported US pork based on whether they contain the additive ractopamine. Wang’s remarks came during a report to the Legislature on Friday morning.
Taiwan is set to ease import restrictions on US pork containing ractopamine on January 1. In recent weeks, the government has been seeking to finalize rules regarding the import, distribution, and sale of US pork. [FULL STORY]