Improving Safety and Quality

of the Sri Lankan fruits and vegetables

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  • Tomatoe
  • Mango
  • pine
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organicshopperThe consumption of organic food in Europe generated sales worth 33,500 million Euro in 2016; 11.4% more than in the previous year. Source - Publication Date - 26/02/2018

RaynersOrchards1When compared to the previous year, Russian imports of fresh fruit and vegetables have increased considerably over the last year. A total of 7,1 million tonnes was imported, 17% more than in 2016. Source - Fruits and Vegetable Facts Publication Date - 26/02/2018

BMSBAustralian and New Zealand authorities are on heightened alert for a new pest in the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) following an increase in detections in both countries.  Source - Publication Date 26/02/2018



dragonfruitsOn the second and third day of the Chinese Spring Festival the customs branch office of the Estuary Port, at Lao Cai in Vietnam had already processed the export of 1,560 tons of dragon fruits .... Source: Vietnam People's Daily Publication Date - 26/02/2018

fruit and vegDepartment of Plant Protection, Ministry of National Food Security has rejected applications from companies seeking permits to import 45 commodities from different countries, via Dubai. Source -   Publication Date - 05/02/2018