LIST OF REGISTERED PER-SHIPMENT INSPECTION AGENCIES M/s. Baltic Control Pakistan, Suit No. 419, 4th Floor, The Cotton Exchange Building, I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi. Ph: 021 – 32441211 Fax – 021-32410222 M/s. NMCI Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd., Suite # 105, Khurshid Fancy, Jamaluddin Afghani Road, Sharfabad Chowk, Karachi – 74800 Ph: 021 – 9230644 / 9230645 Fax : 021 – 34130562 M/s. Inspectorates Corporation International (Pvt.) Ltd, 4 – Q, Gulberg – II, Lahore. Ph: 042 – 5876358 / 5760663, Fax: 042 – 35760663 M/s. Control Union Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd., Suit No. 202-A, Second Floor, Cotton Exchange Building, I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi. Ph: 021 – 32428866-8 Fax: 021 – 35206600 M/s. Inspectorates Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd., 1st Floor, Lakson Square Building No. 1, Sabir Beg Shaheed Road, Karachi. Ph: 021 – 35684802 / 35685886 Fax: 021 – 35655952 – 35684070
In last sixty years this Department has fought successfully, eighteen times the onslaught of desert locust out of which nine times there were sever attacks in years 1951,1961,1962,1973,1978,1982,1983,1989 and lately 1993.
Desert locust in an international migratory plague with breeding ground stretching from India across Pakistan, Iran & Saudi Arabia to the West Africa, affecting sixty countries of the world.
TYPES OF PESTICIDES REGISTRATION Form -1 (REGISTRATION UNDER TRADE NAME) Applications are submitted on prescribed Form-1 along with samples. Efficacy trials at different Federal / Provincial research institutes for two crop seasons by at least two research institutes. Approval by the Agricultural Pesticides Technical Advisory Committee. Form-16 (REGISTRATION NOT HAVING A TRADE NAME) 62 pesticides notified under the generic scheme. Application on prescribed Form-16 along with sample. Sample analysis. Form-17 (IMPORT PERMISSION OF PESTICIDES REGISTERED IN THE COUNTRY OF MANUFACTURING) Registration in the country of manufacture. Must be in extensive use in any member country of the Organization for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD) or China.
Pakistan has unique topography consisting high sand dunes, hilly terrains and lot of inaccessible areas resisting for any ground operation against the active movement of locust swarm.
The aerial wing, under administrative control of department of Plant Protection (DPP) of Ministry of National Food Security & Research was created in 1950 to respond to the threat of locust.