Navin in Japan to resolve tea issues

18 July 2018 09:41 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

Plantation Industries Minister Navin Dissanayake is currently in Japan to find solutions to the problems faced in exporting Sri Lankan tea to Japan due to its residue levels. Japan has introduced a set of revised regulations impacting Ceylon Tea as well, since authorities have requested that residue levels of certain types of weedicides need to be at very low levels. Sri Lanka last week removed the ban on the use of weedicide glyphosate, and as a result the local tea industry stakeholders remain positive of alleviating concerns raised by Japan in the future. The picture shows Minister Dissanayake with Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato

  Comments - 0


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par

Land acquisitions in Hanthana and Knuckles Mountain ranges

Sri Lankans will soon lose their opportunity to boast about the rich biodiver

Wanathawilluwa forest clearance: Whodunit?

Days after the Anawilundawa Ramsar Wetland, situated in Puttalam District, ma

‘I’m scared to see her face’

On August 13, a woman happened to meet a child who was in desperate need of h