FIVS-Abridge is the "One-Stop Shop" for all professionals involved
in the alcohol beverage sector, including company representatives,
lawyers, regulatory and policy government officials, and others who
are seeking national and international regulatory information that
affects trade in alcohol beverages. (While FIVS-Abridge currently
focuses only on wine, it contains valuable information for other
alcohol beverage categories as well.)
This new and innovative database utilizes numerous tools and
applications to help users understand complex regulatory issues.
One key feature is that the entire site is fully searchable, allowing
users to locate every resource available on the site that contains the
relevant term using one simple Search tool. Users can also view a
complete breakdown of the essential elements of national regulations
and international agreements to identify the regulatory requirements
in a target market. These detailed breakdowns can be directly
compared between markets to easily identify commonalities and
differences. The original source documents for these regulations
and agreements are also available in PDF format.
One of the most critical features of the database is an application
called "Trade Scenarios". This indispensable tool analyzes and
compares the obligations of trade agreements with respect to a
country’s national regulations by merging the critical elements
of the agreement with the applicable regulations to offer a
comprehensive view of the trading environment for the given
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