5 months US allows imports of young coconuts from PH MB |Biz
By Madelaine B. Miraflor The United States (US) will now allow the entry of young coconuts coming from the Philippines, following a bilateral meeting held between the two countries last week as well as the request made by the Department of Agriculture (DA) in 2017. “The US Government has confirmed that young coconuts from the Philippines may now be exported through all ports in the USA,” Josyline Javelosa, the Philippine Agriculture Attaché to the United States, said. Javelosa joined the bilateral meeting between the plant health officers of the Philippines and United States recently held at the United States Department ... more