Malting Barley

Scientific Name

​Hordeum spp

Malting Barley (Grains / Seeds)

India (IN)

India (IN)

​Hordeum spp

Malting Barley

Grains / Seeds - Processing No
NPPO details:
Directorate of Plant Protection, Quarantine & Storage; Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare
Relevant web addresses:

http://www.agricoop.nic.in/

Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit No
Phytosanitary Certificate Yes
Additional Declaration/Endorsement Yes
Protocol Market No

General Requirements

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

Visual inspection may be used to endorse freedom from Ergot (Claviceps purpurea) and Granary weevil (Sitophilus granarius).

All consignments must be free from India's Quarantine weed seeds as per Plant Quarantine (Regulation of Import into India) (Tenth Amendment) Order, 2019. Exporter must provide a laboratory analysis certificate attesting to the endorsement and to present to the Authorised Officer at time of inspection.

Updated Quarantine Weed Seed List.


Treatment

Consignments are to be fumigated with:

Methyl bromide at:

  • 32 grm/m3 at 21 degrees Celsius (or above) for 24 hours or above at NAP as per PQ Order 2003;

OR 

The Indian NPPO accepts the following dosage compensation from for methyl bromide fumigation applied at temperatures between 11 and 21 degrees Celsius:

  • 40 grm/m3 at 16-20 degrees Celsius for 24 hours at NAP;

OR

  • 48 grm/m3 at 11-15 degrees Celsius for 24 hours at NAP.

Note: Methyl Bromide fumigation is not permitted at temperatures of 10 degrees Celsius or below. Dosage compensation is not permitted for temperatures above 21 degrees Celsius ;

OR
Fumigated with phosphine as follows:

Aluminium Phosphide:

  • 2 grm/m3 for 7 days at 25 degree Celsius or above;

OR

  • 2grm/m3 for 10 days at 15-25 degree Celsius or above;

OR

VaporPh3OS® and ECO2Fume:

  • 1400 ppm for 7 days at 25 degree Celsius or above;

OR

  • 1400 ppm for 10 days at 15 - 25 degree Celsius.

Notes:

  • Whichever phosphine formulation is used for undertaking fumigation to meet India's quarantine requirements, it will be endorsed in the phytosanitary certificate as "Fumigated with phosphine at 2 grm/m3 for (7 or 10 days) at 25 degree Celsius or 15-25 degree Celsius depending upon the product temperature at the time of fumigation.
  • These dosages are higher than Australian approved label rates. Fumigators may use the Minor Use Permit for phosphine obtained by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment to meet India's phytosanitary import requirements.

The exporter is to provide evidence attesting to the treatment and present it to the Authorised Officer at the time of inspection.


Details of treatment to be endorsed on the phytosanitary certificate in the treatment section.



Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement 3574)
1) The consignment is free from Ergot (Claviceps purpurea) and Granary Weevil (Sitophilus granaries),
2) The consignment is free from quarantine weed seeds,
3) The consignment is free from soil.


Reference

Plant Quarantine (Regulation of Import into India) (Tenth Amendment) Order, 2019 and NPPO notification dated 27 April 2020.


Initial Uploaded: 20/04/2016
Reviewed Uploaded: 12/05/2020