This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-GEO3Z9

Permanent registration needed for polyhalite and ensuring that testing standards in the UK are recognised and accepted by the Government of India

in India

Trade barrier summary

Currently, Polyhalite (an evaporite mineral, a hydrated sulphate of potassium, calcium and magnesium) is included in the Fertiliser Control Order. However, registration is granted for two to three years, following that it needs to be renewed. Permanent grant registration for polyhalite would help ensure seamless exporting journey for bulk exports to India.

Sectors affected

  • Agriculture, horticulture, fisheries and pets
  • Chemicals



Date reported

3 June 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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