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Venezuela - Export requirements for fish and seafood

Last update: April 30, 2018

Eligible/ineligible product


Pre-export approvals by the competent authority of the importing country

Import permit

Product specifications

Maximum levels for chemical contaminants

Metals Applicable fish products Maximum level permitted in ppm
Arsenic sardines, shellfish, tuna 0.1
Cadmium sardines, tuna not detectable
Cadmium shellfish 0.1
Copper sardines, tuna, shellfish 0.1
Mercury sardines, shellfish 0.1
Mercury tuna 0.5
Tin sardines, shellfish, tuna 100.0

Labelling, packaging and marking requirements

Documentation requirements


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