Fumigation is powerful and a better option than any other methods of pest control because in fumigation process the fumigant circulates and spreads to all areas of infestation whereas spraying operation or other methods of pest control will be less effective

Fumigation becomes necessary in order to keep away exotic pests and diseases entering into the country while permitting reasonably rapid clearance of containers

Most leading cargo destinations around the world are particularly meticulous about the quality of fumigation

Inappropriate fumigation can lead to serious penalties and costs on account of delayed or rejected cargo

Fumigation of cargo becomes mandatory because there are possibilities of hidden infestation in the cargo, due to previous residues that would be present in cargo, container and ship, high moisture level in the cargo; the place of cargo storage prior to shipment holds that would affect the cargo significantly