Optimising market access- work underway and advice
Funds recovered with each phytosanitary certificate allows MPI to undertake a range of activity to support horticultural and seed exports. The range of activities these funds support are described in PMAC’s annual reports
Information to assist exporters
MPI provides a range of information on its web site about how to export plant products. Where there are areas of particular concern MPI may release additional information to exporters via an FYI . The PMAC weekly update will always provide a link to information when it is first released
Where required combined MPI- Industry working groups are formed to provide input to projects or deal with specific issues facing exporters.
Areas currently being discussed by working groups which exporters should be aware of include:
Funding to assist with market access
For a fee MPI will help individual businesses and sectors with market access for their product. There is limited funding available to help organisations and sectors with market access issues. Potential funding sources include: