Oryza sativa seed

Scientific Name
Oryza sativa seed (Grains / Seeds)

China (CN)

China (CN)

Oryza sativa seed

Grains / Seeds - Research No
NPPO details:
General Administration of Quality, Supervision, Inspection & Quarantine (AQSIQ), Peoples Republic of China
Relevant web addresses:

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 DAFF Authorised Officer at the time of making the appointment.

Red witchweed (Striga asiatica) is not known to occur in all Australian states except Queensland. Australian consignments of rice exported to China can be endorsed free from Striga asiatica without the need to provide or cite area freedom certificates or laboratory certificates of analysis for all states except Queensland.

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

Due to the detection of Striga in Queensland, where the import permit requires certification of Striga and the seed has been sourced / produced in Queensland, endorsement #4975 and #4976 will apply. Endorsement #557 will apply to seed sourced / produced in all other States of Australia.


Treatment


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 557)
1) Siam weed (Eupatorium odoratum) and Khapra beetle (Trogoderma granarium) are not known to occur in Australia,
2) Red Witchweed (Striga asiatica), Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Nematode (Meloidogyne spp), Nematode (Paratrichodorus spp), Meadow nematode (Pratylenchus brachyurus), Root lesion nematode (Pratylenchus spp), Root rot (Rhizoctonia solani), Bacterial leaf blight of rice (Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae), Bacterial leaf streak of rice (Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzicola) and Nematode (Xiphinema americanum) are known not to occur in the area of production,
3) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Southern sandbur (Cenchrus echinatus), Termite (Coptotermes spp), Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta), Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense) and Italian cocklebur (Xanthium italicum).

Option 2 (EXDOC Endorsement No 4975)
1) Siam weed (Eupatorium odoratum) and Khapra beetle (Trogoderma granarium) are not known to occur in Australia,
2) A representative sample was found free through laboratory testing of Red Witchweed (Striga asiatica),
3) Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Nematode (Meloidogyne spp), Nematode (Paratrichodorus spp), Meadow nematode (Pratylenchus brachyurus), Root lesion nematode (Pratylenchus spp), Root rot (Rhizoctonia solani), Bacterial leaf blight of rice (Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae), Bacterial leaf streak of rice (Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzicola) and Nematode (Xiphinema americanum) are known not to occur in the area of production,
4) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Southern sandbur (Cenchrus echinatus), Termite (Coptotermes spp), Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta), Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense) and Italian cocklebur (Xanthium italicum).

Option 3 (EXDOC Endorsement No 4976)
1) Siam weed (Eupatorium odoratum) and Khapra beetle (Trogoderma granarium) are not known to occur in Australia,
2) Crop was inspected during active growth and was found free of Red Witchweed (Striga asiatica),
3) Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Nematode (Meloidogyne spp), Nematode (Paratrichodorus spp), Meadow nematode (Pratylenchus brachyurus), Root lesion nematode (Pratylenchus spp), Root rot (Rhizoctonia solani), Bacterial leaf blight of rice (Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae), Bacterial leaf streak of rice (Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzicola) and Nematode (Xiphinema americanum) are known not to occur in the area of production,
4) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Southern sandbur (Cenchrus echinatus), Termite (Coptotermes spp), Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta), Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense) and Italian cocklebur (Xanthium italicum).


Reference

Import permit dated 21 October 2011


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