The U.S. has an organic equivalence arrangement with Japan. This means that, as long as the terms of the arrangement are met, certified organic operations in Japan or in the U.S. may sell their products as organic in either country.
- Questions and Answers (pdf)
- Exporting Organic Products to Japan (pdf)
- Importing Organic Products from Japan (pdf)
- USDA Organic Standards
- Japanese Agricultural Standards (JAS)
Export Documentation (for U.S. Products)
NOP Assessment of the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries