Nanning customs focuses on the whole chain to promote the sustainable development of Siraitia grosvenorii industry
By: Date: 2022-07-24 Categories: industrynews Tags: ,

Thanks to the unique climate and geographical conditions, Guilin, Guangxi is the main source of Siraitia grosvenorii in China. At present, Guilin mainly has five enterprises that produce and export Siraitia grosvenorii series products, including Siraitia grosvenorii extract glycosides, Siraitia grosvenorii extract extracts, Siraitia grosvenorii granules, Siraitia grosvenorii dried products, etc., which are mainly exported to 26 countries and regions such as the European Union. Because of its high sweetness, low calorie and low glycemic index, Momordica grosvenorii sweet glycosides are deeply loved by consumers at home and abroad.
A Siraitia grosvenorii biotechnology enterprise is a”specialized and innovative” enterprise that takes the lead in inventing Siraitia grosvenorii sweet glycoside extract and its production technology in the world, and its production of Siraitia grosvenorii sweet glycoside extract accounts for 75%of the global market share. Recently, the enterprise has a batch of Siraitia grosvenorii sweet glycoside extract to meet the delivery date, but according to the previous process, the products exported by the enterprise must be declared first, and the goods can be delivered only after passing the customs inspection. After Guilin customs learned about this situation, it was urgent for the enterprises to implement the”non-stop scheduled inspection on holidays”. The enterprises made an appointment for customs on-site inspection in advance according to the production plan. The customs inspected at the same time with the report and issued the certificate quickly, and the goods were cleared smoothly on time.
“The non-stop booking inspection measures of the customs allow us to deliver orders in time according to the requirements of customers, which is conducive to the expansion of our products in foreign markets. In June, our foreign trade orders have increased by nearly 30%LAN Fusheng, the person in charge of the enterprise, said.
In recent years, in order to support the expansion of exports of Siraitia grosvenorii products, Nanning customs has focused on the construction of Siraitia grosvenorii industrial chain system, carried out”micro topic” research, comprehensively sorted out the customs assistance policies for the whole chain of Siraitia grosvenorii cultivation, processing and export, and accurately implemented policy guidance. Take advantage of its own technical advantages, carry out the whole process tracking from sowing and seedling raising, innovate the residue detection technology and analysis method of common pesticides in Siraitia grosvenorii, deduce the safe picking interval of Siraitia grosvenorii, guide enterprises to conduct risk monitoring on pesticide residues, heavy metals and other health and safety projects on a quarterly basis, control product quality from the source, and effectively deal with technical barriers to trade in Europe and the United States. Since this year, Guangxi has exported a total of 356million yuan of Momordica grosvenorii and its products, an increase of 65%year-on-year.
LAN Fusheng, the person in charge of the company, said,”although affected by the epidemic, the international transportation costs have increased this year and it is difficult to book shipping space, we have not encountered the problems of customs clearance lag and return. I believe that with the help of the customs policy, the company’s export volume this year will have a new breakthrough.”
In addition, Nanning customs, together with Guangxi Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, applied to the government’s science and technology department for the establishment of the standard, and completed the formulation of the national standard for food safety – food additive Siraitia grosvenorii, which was approved for release and use, making Siraitia grosvenorii a true legal food additive, and inserting wings for the development of Siraitia grosvenorii industry. By 2021, the total planting area covered by Guangxi Luohanguo industrial cluster has exceeded 300000 mu, with an annual output of 210000 tons and a total output value of nearly 10 billion yuan.
Recently, Guilin customs and Guilin agricultural and rural Bureau signed a memorandum of cooperation to strengthen the cooperation in Luohanguo brand cultivation, quality inspection and other aspects, so as to escort the further development and expansion of Guangxi’s characteristic industries.