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


Fortifications required for simulated meat products exported to Canada

in Canada

Trade barrier summary

The following products require fortifications and amino acids to be added to be exported and sold in Canada: simulated meat products, simulated poultry meat products, meat product extenders and poultry product extenders.

Mandatory: thiamine, riboflavin, niacin, pyridoxine, d-pantothenic acid, folic acid, vitamin B12, iron, magnesium, potassium, zinc, copper.

Amino Acids: histidine, isoleucine, leucine, lysine, methionine, phenylalanine, threonine, tryptophan, valine.

Sectors affected

  • Food and drink



Date reported

19 February 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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