Seeds for sowing and fresh stems, leaves, undergroundparts of Potato (Solanum tuberosum), Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), Avocado(Persea americana), Sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas), Pepper (Capsicum annuum),Dahlia (Dahlia pinnata), Eggplant (Solanum melongena), Golden berry (Physalisperuviana), Sunberry (Solanum nigrum), Pepino (Solanum muricatum), Solanum laxum,Solanum pseudocasicum, Cestrum noctrunum, Lycianthes rantonnetii, Streptosolenjamesonii, Brugmansia suaveolens
Add of hosts of Potato spindle tuber viroid (PSTVd)
The Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency (APQA), Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) in the Republic of Korea, has added host plants of Potato spindle tuber viroid (PSTVd), as a one of the prohibited quarantine pests of Korea, which is based on the result of Pest Risk Analysis (PRA).
The import of seeds for sowing, fresh stems and leaves, and living and fresh underground parts of host plants from the specified regions or countries will be prohibited from the consignments with Phytosanitary Certificate, shipped on and after 14 May 2023. The information of prohibited host plants and regions/countries about Potato spindle tuber viroid (PSTVd) is detailed in the attachment 1 (available in English).