EU removes ban on Indian mangoes

Defra has welcomed an EU vote to remove a ban on the import of mangoes from India, paving the way for trade in the fruit to resume.

Experts from the UK Government’s plant health and seeds inspectorate worked with the Indian authorities to help them prepare for an EU audit of their export system. This led to the EU plant health standing committee voting today (20 January) to lift restrictions much earlier than expected. read more >>>>