Brassica oleracea var. capitata seed

Scientific Name
Brassica oleracea var. capitata seed (Grains / Seeds)

China (CN)

China (CN)

Brassica oleracea var. capitata seed

Grains / Seeds - Sowing No
NPPO details:
​General Administration of Quality, Supervision, Inspection & Quarantine (AQSIQ) Peoples Republic of China
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Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit Yes
Phytosanitary Certificate Yes
Additional Declaration/Endorsement Yes
Protocol Market  

General Requirements

Consignments are to be free from pests, soil, weed seeds and extraneous material.

Original and official translation of the Import permit must be presented to the Authorised Officer at the time of making an appointment.

Exporters to provide evidence attesting to the endorsement and to present to the Authorised Officer at time of inspection. 

Nematodes (Trichodorus spp, Pratylenchus spp, Meloidogyne spp, Longidorus spp, Radopholus similis, Paratrichodorus spp) are not on seed export pathway for Brassica oleracea var. capitata. Freedom from these pests may be endorsed on the phytosanitary certificate without citing an evidence.

A visual inspection of a representative sample may be used for endorsing freedom from White garden snail (Theba pisana), Garden snail (Helix aspersa), Darnel grass (lolium temulentum), Sandbar (Cenchrus spp) and Fruitfly (Ceratitis spp).

Exports are to present a laboratory test analysis certificate, a crop inspection certificate or an area freedom certificate for endorsing freedom from Bacterial leaf blight (Pseudomonas syringae pv. maculicola) and Blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans).

Note: When endorsing area of production freedom on the phytosanitary certificate, a certificate from the respective state department is required.


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 5402)
1) The consignment was found free through official testing and inspection procedure of Free living nematodes nematode (Trichodorus spp), White garden snail (Theba pisana), Root lesion Nematodes (Pratylenchus spp), Bacterial leaf blight (Pseudomonas syringae pv. maculicola), Darnel grass (lolium temulentum), Sandbar (Cenchrus spp),Nematode (Meloidogyne spp), Fruitfly (Ceratitis spp), Needle Nematodes (Longidorus spp), Burrowing nematode (Radopholus similis), Sturdy Root Nematode (Paratrichodorus spp), Garden snail (Helix aspersa), and Blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans).


​Import permit dated 22 January 2018.

Initial Uploaded: 05/04/2018
Reviewed Uploaded: 06/04/2018