Greater transparency in supply chains, new technologies and global alliances play an important role in overcoming food fraud, according to market intelligence company Ecovia Intelligence.

A scandal involving eggs contaminated with insecticide containing fipronil spread to 15 European countries, and even to Hong Kong and South Korea.

Asia Pacific nations are working to put technology, talent and regulations in place to meet global standards in food safety. By Dr Paul B. Young, senior director of government affairs, Waters Corporation

The newly announced procedures aim to ease co-operation and reduce confusion between the various agencies responsible for food safety in the country.

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