21 January 2019

8 centers get nod to grant baby formula licenses, paper says

The State Food and Drug Administration has granted eight testing centers the power to approve manufacturing licenses for infant formula products, the Beijing News reported Wednesday. All local government authorities are required to submit product samples collected from their routine inspections to two or more of the approved testing centers. During a visit Monday to dairy firm Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co. (600887.CN), President Xi Jinping {習近平} said food safety must be top of manufacturers’ agendas, the report said.

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