UK Exporters are unable to export Pome Fruits to India due to the requirement for Methyl bromide fumigation
Trade barrier summary
UK Exporters are currently unable to export Pome Fruits (Apples, Pears and Quinces) to India due to the requirement for Methyl bromide fumigation as a pest control mechanism before export. The UK Department for International Trade and the UK Department for the Environment, Food and Rural affairs are working with the Indian Plant Protection Division to seek recognition for UK cold treatment methods for pest control.
- Food and drink
Yes - October 2021
10 July 2019
5 April 2023
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