Chinese garlic is a national security risk, says US senator

(GETTY IMAGES). The US imports about 500,000kg of garlic a year

Chinese garlic is a national security risk, says US senator – BBC News

  • 8 December 2023

By Theo Leggett – Business correspondent, BBC News

A US senator has called for a government investigation into the impact on national security of garlic imports from China.

Republican Senator Rick Scott has written to the commerce secretary, claiming Chinese garlic is unsafe, citing unsanitary production methods.

China is the world’s biggest exporter of fresh and chilled garlic and the US is a major consumer.

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