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Organic agricultural products and Organic processed products from countries that have the Organic System that is recognized as being equivalent to the JAS System, are be able to mark with an organic JAS Logo and can be sold in Japan.

For that, a certificate that issued by a government agency or an organization in the country with organic equivalency, is required.

Then, an importer certified under the JAS system attaches the JAS logo to the imported agricultural and forestry materials, such as mushroom. Through such means, you can sell agricultural products with named such as "Organic" in Japan.

United States - Japan

Canada - Japan

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Please use this temporary export certificate when CFIA'S Import Certificate is not available.

European Union - Japan

 

 

Contact

Food Standards Office, Food Manufacture Affairs Division,
Food Industry Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Tel:+81-3-6744-2098
Email:jas_soudan@maff.go.jp