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United Arab Emirates - Export requirements for honey

Eligible/ineligible product


Note: Bee products for human consumption, such as honeycomb (comb honey), flavoured honey, royal jelly, bee propolis, and bee pollen, are also regulated under the Food and Drugs Act, the Food and Drugs Regulations. Additionally, honey for human consumption is regulated under the Safe Food for Canadians Act and Safe Food for Canadians Regulations.

Documentation requirements


Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) certificates have been negotiated with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) sub-jurisdiction of the Emirate of Dubai only. Therefore, honey and honey products certified by the CFIA can only enter the UAE through the port of Dubai.

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