Union Minister Rameshwar Teli inaugurating the new microbiology laboratory established by the Marine Products Export Development Authority in Kochi on Sunday.   Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Rameshwar Teli said here on Sunday that the new microbiology laboratory established by the Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPDA) in Kochi would help seafood exporters across the country handle the stiff competition in global market, especially on the quality front. Inaugurating the lab, the Minister said the new facility would help ensure that exporters were not faced with rejection of consignments. He was accompanied by MPEDA Chairman K.S. Srinivas, who said seafood would be tested at the lab at different stages. The inauguration of the facility was organised on the sidelines of the India International Seafood Show which concluded in Kochi on Sunday. The show is the showpiece event of seafood industry in the country. Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Som Parkash visited the multi-species aquaculture complex under the MPEDA on Vallarpadam island on Saturday. He also gave away the 22nd Seafood Export awards on the occasion. Mr. Parkash w...