Organic Farming

Tunisia

Tunisia

Tunisia is recognised for the purpose of equivalence since 19 June 2009. The duration of the recognition is limited to 30 June 2013. Please consult Annex III of Regulation (EC) 1235/2008 for further information.

Recognition of the European Union by Tunisia

Tunisia has recognised the European Union organic production and control rules as equivalent to the Tunisian legislation for organic production. For information about export of organic products from the EU to Tunisia, please contact the competent authority: Direction Générale de l’Agriculture Biologique (Ministère de l’Agriculture et de l’Environnement).

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