French Polynesia – updated ICPR

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This just out from MPI. French Polynesia has added the requirement that fresh potatoes “must be free of soil”.

ICPR FRENCH POLYNESIA Status: APPROVED 14 February 2017 Page 30 of 76

Fresh potatoes

Solanum tuberosum Potato


For consumption only. Import permit not required. Phytosanitary certificate, additional declaration and treatment required. Must be free of soil.

Additional declaration:

“Free from Corynebacterium sepedonicum, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, Globodera pallida and Globodera rostochiensis


  1. a) Methyl bromide fumigated before shipment at 30 g/m3 for 2 hours;
  2. b) Tubers treated to inhibit germination.