Improving Safety and Quality

of the Sri Lankan fruits and vegetables

  • New
  • Tomatoe
  • Mango
  • pine
  • water-m

tomate marruecosThe European Commission will enforce less strict phytosanitary controls on the export of tomatoes from Morocco to the European Union from 1 January 2018 Source - http://www.freshplaza.com/article/187051/EC-reducing-phytosanitary-controls-on-Moroccan-tomatoes   Publication Date - 02/01/2018

banderol1Automation company Machine Service A+P Service from Jork has launched a new banding machine, in cooperation with Swiss company ATS Tanner. Source - http://www.freshplaza.com/article/187037/New-and-flexible-banding-machine-presented  Publication Date - 02/01/2018

fruit6Australian growers exporting to the European Union are being advised to immediately cease using products containing the active constituent iprodione following an EU decision to withdraw approval for the substance from next year. Source -  http://www.freshplaza.com/article/187078/Topfruit-exporters-to-EU-advised-iprodione-approval-to-end-in-2018 Publication Date - 02/01/2018

gorayaPakistan is a known producer and exporter of kinnow mandarins around the world. A majority of the country’s production comes from the Sargodha region where the fruits are produced and processed. Source - http://www.freshplaza.com/article/187088/Pakistan-Kinnow-mandarin-export-increasing Publication Date - 02/01/2018

pomegranate1The pomegranate is a very popular fruit around the world. Its worldwide demand usually starts on the 3rd week of December, due to New Year, and lasts until the Chinese New year. Source - http://www.freshplaza.com/article/186697/Asias-love-for-Indian-pomegranates  Publication Date - 02/01/2018

Hazel Technologies starfruit largeTropical produce items are some of the most nutritious and healthy fruits on the market and are growing in popularity with curious and health-minded consumers. For grower-shippers, they are some of the most valuable types of produce as well, but have always suffered from severe shelf-life limitations. Source - http://www.hazeltechnologies.com  Publication Date - 01/03/2017