believes there is a bright future for the sport nutrition category within the country, however, it suggested the industry must work together to educate the consumer and overcome regulatory hurdles.
USCHPA said it is happy to see China reforming the supplement industry, adding it has been a chaotic and extremely difficult regulatory system to follow for all involved and has been in desperate need of restructuring.
USCHPA said this should help to increase transparency and speed of entry to market.
Among the many questions and comments USCHPA posed to CFDA, two of the most significant are:
has also partnered with Designs for Health, Suffield, CT.
The U.S.--China Health Products Association (USCHPA), based in Beijing, China, has issued a report on China's growing E-Commerce channel, which can be downloaded for free at www.uschinahpa.org
USCHPA has recently added several companies to its organization, including Nature's Only, Villa Park, CA; Aker Bio-Marine, Oslo, Norway; and Nordic Naturals, Watsonville, CA.