Import and distribution of potatoes

Third country importers (from non-EU member states) and distributors who move potatoes (sort, pack, or wash) for commercial or non-commercial purposes within the EU must obtain official approval of a potato warehouse.

Potato shall be understood as seed potatoes and other potatoes (table, fodder, and industrial potatoes), fresh or chilled, under tariff number 0791 of the Combined Nomenclature.

Each shipment must undergo a phytosanitary check and must be suitably labelled and recorded.

Conditions and evidence

Responsible: Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food | Last updated: 11. 08. 2016