• Quality and Standard Research Center
    The Quality and Standard Research Center (QSRC) of the Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences is one of the key research departments of the Academy. QSRC was co-established by the former Quality and Standard Office of the Academy and the Accreditation Sub-center for Fishery Products of the Ministry of Agriculture at the end of 2007, and it functioned on December 9, 2007.
    With 15 employees, the Center is made up of Quality Standardization Department, Quality Inspection Department, Quality Accreditation Department and Scientific Research & Communication Department. Now, the incumbent director is Ms. Song Yi, a researcher.

    The main functions of QSRC are as follows:

    (1) Serving as the secretariat of National Aquatic Product Standardization Committee;
    (2) Serving as the Accreditation Sub-center for Fishery Products of the Primary Products Quality Safety Center of the Ministry of Agriculture;
    (3) Responsible for quality safety management and research of aquatic products as well as the integration of key research fields of aquatic products quality safety;
    (4) Responsible for the publication of Chinese Aquatic Product Quality and Safety.

    Major Departments


    (I) Quality Standardization Department


    Main duties:
    1. Serving as the secretariat of National Aquatic Product Standardization Committee
    (1) Implementing and fulfilling the decisions and working plans of the Committee; putting forward the annual plan and long-term programming for aquatic standardization work; working out the national and trade criteria for aquatic products; revising and reviewing project proposals;
    (2) Organizing the formulation, revision and review work of national standard and trade standard for aquatic products;
    (3) Formulating and revising the standard system diagram of national fishery industry;
    (4) Undertaking and organizing standardized technology consultation, implementation, training as well as domestic and international communication activities;
    (5) Leading and coordinating the work of secretariat of each branch technical committee;
    (6) Publishing the Briefing on Standardization and Quality Monitoring of Aquatic Products;
    (7) Handling other routine work of National Aquatic Product Standardization Committee, etc.
    2. Appraising the technical measures of trade of fishery products
    3. Organizing experts group in fishery of Codex Alimentarius Committee.
    Fang Jincen, Deputy Director of the Center, is in charge of the work of Standardization Department.
    Contacts: Fang Jincen, Liu Qi
    Telephone: 010-68673912
    E-mail: [email protected]

    (II) Quality Inspection Department


    1. Main duties:
    Responsible for quality safety and technology inspection of fishery products;
    Responsible for management of inspection & test center of the Academy;
    In cooperation with the related bureaus of the Ministry of Agriculture, engaging in quality safety management of fishery products.

    2. Contact Information

    Contacts: Ma Bing, Mu Yingchun
    Telephone: 010-68673907
    E-mail: [email protected]; [email protected]

    (III) Quality Accreditation Department

    1. Main duties:
    (1) Bearing the functions of the Fishery Products Accreditation Sub-center of Primary Products Quality Safety Center of the Ministry of Agriculture. Including:
    Accepting the accreditation applications proposed by fishery-related manufacturers and individuals;
    Organizing inspectors to exam and evaluate the application materials and quality assurance ability of proposers;
    Responsible for field inspection of products;
    Arranging sampling inspection of products; examining testing reports; submitting inspection reports to the “Center for Quality & Safety”;
    In cooperation with the “Center for quality & Safety”, monitoring and managing the use of accreditation logos of fishery-related products;
    Assisting the “Center for quality & Safety” to conduct training;
    Completing other tasks of “Center for quality & Safety”
    (2) Responsible for research and academic integration in the field of quality safety accreditation of aquatic products;
    (3) Responsible for information tracking, research, communication and cooperation in quality safety accreditation of aquatic products;
    (4) Developing the accreditation variety in quality safety of aquatic products.
    2. Contact Information
    Contacts: Liu Qiaorong, Zheng Zhong
    Telephone: 68673907
    E-mail: [email protected]

    (IV) Scientific Research & Communication Department


    1. Main duties
    (1) Formulating scientific research development plan of the Center, and responsible for the implementation;
    (2) Organizing and coordinating application, implementation, management and inspection of all kinds of scientific research projects;
    (3) Responsible for the management of scientific statistics, dissertations, works and intellectual property, such as patents;
    (4) Responsible for research and academic integration in the field of quality safety accreditation of aquatic products;
    (5) Responsible for planning, organization, coordination and management of international cooperation and academic communication;
    (6) Responsible for information tracking and research in quality safety management of aquatic products;
    (7) Undertaking the function of “Technical Service Center of Exported Aquatic Products” of the Ministry of Commerce.
    2. Contact Information
    Contacts: Huang Lei, Meng Di
    Telephone: 010-68673913
    E-mail: [email protected]; [email protected]