Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a government agency that helps ensure the safety, quality, and effectiveness of medical and food products for export to the USA. A few export products like medical, food, cosmetics, etc are regulated by the FDA
and thus, need to meet the same laws and regulations. It is like an entry pass required by food, drug, or medical instrument manufacturers to be able to sell in the USA
. How to get FDA approval depends on the type of product you are exporting to the USA. However, some products don't require an approval, while a few businesses might need to be registered with FDA3
. An FDA agent can assist you in procuring a certification or registration, depending on your business and products. Here are the steps to initiate the process:
1. Complete the initial registration
2. Pay the annual registration fee.
3. Submit the registration electronically.
4. Receive email confirmation and certificate by FDA.