To strengthen Egypt’s food control system, the National Food Safety Authority (NFSA) implemented the PSI (Pre-Shipment Inspection) scheme to regulate food products import in the country and safeguard the well-being of the Egyptian consumer. Further, this scheme is also aimed at helping traders, exporters and importers to gain a smoother customs clearance process.
Commencing from 1st December 2020, this new program mandates that all imported products which are subject to this conformity assessment must meet the requirements set in decree no. 2020/2 & decree no. 2020/14.
Overall, the imported regulated food products now requires additional regulatory controls such as sampling, testing, inspection, loading supervision and container sealing.
As the appointed inspection body, TÜV Rheinland is now officially authorized to issue the Certificate of Inspection (COI) in accordance to the latest NFSA PSI requirements.
As a gateway for you to trade globally, our role is to provide traders with a reliable service for PSI Certification to place your products on the Egyptian market confidently.
|Certificate Validity||Only for one shipment|
|Milk and milk products||Pastries and food preparations of cereals, bread and bakery products|
|Preserved and dried fruits||Fruit juices for retail sale|
|Oils and fats for retail sale||Natural, mineral and carbonated water|
|Chocolate and food products containing cocoa||Food Contact Material|
Services for a smooth and reliable trade.
Find all our Conformity Assessment Services in our Market Access Services (MAS) Filter.
Certificate of Conformity (COC)
Botswana: Certificate of Conformity (COC)
Certificate of Inspection (COI)
Certificate of Conformity for Food (NFSA)
Ethiopia: Certificate of Conformity (COC)
Indonesia: Import Technical Verification (VPTI)
Kuwait: Technical Inspection Report (TIR)
Qatar: Certificate of Conformity (COC) for Food Products
Saudi Quality Mark (SQM)
Certificate of Conformity (COC) according to SFDA
Sudan: Certificate of Inspection (COI)
Libya: Certificate of Inspection (COI)
Morocco: Certificate of Conformity (COC)
Philippines: Load Port Survey and Summary Reports
Uganda: Certificate of Conformity (COC)
Worldwide: Customized Commercial Inspections
Regulations & Standards News
Global network. Local presence – our offices worldwide
The content of our website has been compiled with meticulous care and to the best of our knowledge. However, we cannot assume liability on the page content to be up-to-date, complete or accurate.