Traffic Light Labeling – SFDA – Draft Technical Regulation

April 23, 2019
  • World Trade Organization (WTO) circulated the notification of Saudi SFDA draft for Traffic Light Labelling. This technical regulation concerned with the procedures for nutritional labeling in the form of traffic light on the labels of packaged food products and applies to all packaged food products with few exemptions. 
  • As per the draft, the approved version will be a Saudi Technical Regulation meaning that its implementation will be mandatory by food manufacturers and importers.
  • Final Date for comments is 04/05/2019.