The consignment must be free of pests, soil, weed seeds, other plant residues.
The consignment must meet national food safety standards.
Establishments with the intention to export grape seed for processing to China will need to be listed as an approved establishment by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) prior to export.
To become registered and eligible to export grape seeds (free from marc) for processing to China, Plant Export Operations, Department of Agriculture need to assess the establishment processing systems and advise AQSIQ of suitability prior to the commencement of any exports. Once approved by AQSIQ (after conducting an audit of the establishment and heat treatment process), the establishment can then export to China.
AQSIQ approved exporter / establishment
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