FDA Alerts Egg and Egg Product Exporters to New USDA Procedures

Posted By: Selerant RSA


October 21, 2014, As of November 10, 2014, export certificates for FDA regulated food products containing eggs or egg products would be issued by U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). The certificate was previously issued by USDA’s Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS).

The module available on the FDA website provides the following details:

  • List of products that fall under FDA-regulated egg product category.
  • Procedure to apply for the export certificate and processing details.
  • AMS application and verification

Additional Information: FSIS Federal Register notice (79 FR 53685) announcing the transition