India asks US to relax norms for greater access to mangoes
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 6:13 PM
India has asked the US to relax certain norms related to irradiation for greater access to homegrown mangoes in the American markets, Parliament was informed today. Several other agri and non-agri products face non-tax barriers in the US markets. The phyto-sanitary (related with plants) norms imposed by the US for mangoes from India requires irradiation treatment and inspection prior to the shipment.