Sorghum spp seed

Scientific Name
Sorghum spp seed (Grains / Seeds)

China (CN)

China (CN)

Sorghum spp 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 Department of Agriculture Authorised Officer at the time of making appointment.

Restricted entry through Guangdong Guangzhou Baiyun international airport only.

Exporter to provide evidence attesting to the endorsement and to present to the Department of Agriculture Authorised Officer at time of inspection

ICR refers to the following species only:
Sorghum amplum
Sorghum angustum
Sorghum brachypodium
Sorghum ecarinatum
Sorghum exstans
Sorghum interjectum
Sorghum intrans
Sorghum laxiflorum
Sorghum macrospermum
Sorghum matarankense
Sorghum nitidum
Sorghum plumosum
Sorghum propinquum
Sorghum purpureosericeum
Sorghum timorense
Sorghum x almum
Sorghum stipoideum


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 2106)
1) Pineapple eye rot (Cephalosporium sacchari), and Maize chlorotic mottle virus are not known to occur in Australia,
2) The crop was inspected during active growth and found free from Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Nematodes (Meloidogyne spp, Radopholus similis, Paratrichodorus spp and Trichodorus spp), Downy mildew (Peronosclerospora spp) and Sugarcane gumming disease (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv vasculorum),
3) A representative sample was found free through laboratory testing of Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense),
4) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Sorghum midge (Contarinia sorghicola).


Import permit dated 2 August 2012

Initial Uploaded: 29/07/2014
Reviewed Uploaded: 29/07/2014