EC criticizes proposed labels marking Hungarian products

Food

The European Commission sent a letter detailing its criticisms of the proposed labels used to determine if a product was produced in Hungary, daily Népszabadsag wrote on Tuesday.

The EC claims that the proposed labels of "Hungarian product", "domestic product" and "domestically processed product" could be confusing for consumers. According to the Rural Development Ministry's proposed labeling scheme, food producers could choose between these three labels on a "voluntary basis."

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