Samoa has a bountiful supply of good foods and also imports a wide variety of foods from all over the world. Samoan people are great travelers and part of the culture is to bring/or take food as a gift when travelling. Many foodstuffs brought into Samoa do not present a biosecurity risk, however there are some that will - or that could harbor pests that would be a serious threat to our economy and environment.
Examples of Foodstuffs that require inspection include;
- Meat, and meat products (salami, beef jerky, chinese
- Fruit and vegetables
- Honey and honey products
- Dried edible plant products