Improving Safety and Quality

of the Sri Lankan fruits and vegetables

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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 - Freshplaza.com 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 - www.Customnews.pk   Publication Date - 05/02/2018

organicvegs The Draft Sri Lanka Standard has been prepared by the Sri Lanka Standards Institution being circulated for technical comments to all interested parties. Document could be downloaded from www.slsi.lk  Publication date - 01/02/2018

tomate invernaderosAccording to the agri-food products trade balance, Romania imported 59,369 tonnes of tomatoes in the first nine months of 2017. Source - Actmedia Romania Publication Date - 01/02/2018