19 Apr '16, 3am

HK customs to check for turmeric coating on Thai durian

HK customs to check for turmeric coating on Thai durian The Thai Ministry of Commerce is expediting its efforts to ensure durians exported to Hong Kong are not coated with turmeric or contain any residue in violation of the city’s health regulations. Commerce Minister Apiradi Tantraporn discussed the issue early this month with Hong Kong Secretary of Commerce and Economic Development Gregory So. More than half of Thailand's durian exports go to Hong Kong, worth more than Bt6 billion last year. Hong Kong does not allow imported fresh vegetables or fruits to be coated with any substances, including turmeric. Some Thai farmers soak their durians in turmeric to speed ripening, and there had been some complaints by Hong Kong authorities last year. As this is early in the high season for durian, the ministry will follow up and closely coordinate with all relevant parties to see ...

Full article: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/156629/HK-customs-to-ch...

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