BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG EX ITALY

Article By Newsletter on 21-02-2018

BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG EX ITALY  

As advised previously the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has implemented the compulsory fumigation of containers ex Italy that arrive in Australia between the 17th January and the 30th April. This sudden increase in the number of containers requiring fumigation has caused delays of between 7 and 14 days depending upon the depot. We recommend that all containers ex Italy should be fumigated at origin in order to avoid delays at destination