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11th Dec 2016

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EU imposes import ban on 5 vegetables from India

The EU on Wednesday imposed an import ban on five fruits and vegetables from India. Taro (eddo), mango, bitter gourd, eggplant, and snake gourd from India can no longer be sold because of "serious shortcomings in the phytosanitary certification system of such products exported to the EU."

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