Scientific Name
Sorghum spp
Sorghum (Grains / Seeds)

China (CN)

China (CN)

Sorghum spp

Grains / Seeds - Consumption 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 No
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 Department of Agriculture Authorised Officer at the time of making appointment.

If import permits are obtained that specify freedom from pests / diseases, the department recommends that exporters seek a re-issue of the import permit without any specified pests / diseases as per the agreement the department has with AQSIQ.

Exporters who, after seeking a re-issue of the permit, are continuing to encounter issues in obtaining an import permit without specified pests / diseases can email the Grain & Seed Exports Program ( with a copy of the import permit and copies of correspondence seeking a re-issue of the permit, and the program will make representation to AQSIQ on this matter.


Additional Declaration/Endorsements


Amend requirements per request from GEP and to comply with current agreement with AQSIQ - 4 May 2015

Initial Uploaded: 29/07/2014
Reviewed Uploaded: 04/05/2015