This Omani/Gulf draft technical regulation concerns with ginseng products and offered for direct consumption, including for catering purposes or for repacking if required. It does not apply to the product when indicated as being intended for further processing. This standard applies to ginseng products1 used as a food or food ingredient and does not apply to products used for medicinal purposes. All items are compulsory. Items) 3,4,5,6 and 7) Definitions, Essential composition and quality factors, Contaminants, Hygiene and labelling are compulsory. Remaining items are voluntary.