The PPECB is mandated to validate the transportation of produce intended for export and as such offers a range of services to logistical service providers. Through its services the PPECB provides third party assurance that the vessel used to transport perishable products intended for export is technically sound, meets technical standards and that the equipment is fully functional. Furthermore, PPECB assessors inspect the cleanliness of the vessel and container to ensure it meets hygienic and food safety standards.