Fertiliser at the centre of a dispute between Sri Lanka & China

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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Fertiliser at the centre of a dispute between Sri Lanka & China” – below is their description.

A dispute between Sri Lanka and China is escalating, and it all centres around organic fertiliser.

The Sri Lankan government says a 20,000-tonne shipment contains harmful bacteria and pathogens which could harm crops.

The Chinese manufacturer has rejected the complaint and is demanding payment.

Al Jazeera’s @Minelle Fernandez reports from Peradeniya in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka.

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