This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-9ZK2X9

Detailed food and medical labelling rules impact UK exporters to Morocco

in Morocco

Trade barrier summary

This affects UK food and pharmaceutical exports to Morocco. Imported food labelling requirements are defined by decree No 2-12-289 which was adopted to implement Law No. 28-07 on food safety.

Similar requirements apply for pharmaceuticals. Decree No. 2-10-473, implementing certain provisions of Law No. 28-07, specifies that the authorisation reference number from the relevant organisation needs to be mentioned in documentation, product advertising and on packaging.

Sectors affected

  • Agriculture, horticulture, fisheries and pets
  • Chemicals
  • Food and drink
  • Healthcare services
  • Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology



Date reported

26 July 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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