Notice Regarding Anti-Mosquito Treatment for Shipments to China

::: Delmar Customer Notice :::
Date: August 18, 2016
Subject: Notice Regarding Anti-Mosquito Treatment for Shipments to China
Effective August 12, 2016, the Chinese government authority General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China (AQSIQ) has added a few more countries including the United States to the list of countries that require an anti-mosquito treatment for shipments to China. The listed countries are:

American Samoa, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Belize, Barbados, Bolivia, Bonaire, Brazil, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Martinique Island, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Samoa, Saint-Barthelemy, Saint-Lucia, Saint-Martin, Saint Martin Island, Saint-Vincent and the Grenadines, Salvador, Suriname, Thailand, The Commonwealth of Dominica, Tonga, The United States Virgin Islands, Trinidad, Tobago, The Bolivarian republic of Venezuela, The British Turks and Caicos islands, United States of America, the Philippines, The Federated States of Micronesia and Vietnam.

Export shipments arriving in China from listed countries that haven’t been fumigated may be subject to anti-mosquito treatment at the port of discharge. Clients shipping perishables in particular should consider controlling this process at origin as to avoid costly delays. Costs to fumigate in China upon arrival will be in the 2000 Yuan range (approx. 300 USD) as per the Journal of Commerce August 16th edition.

For additional information please contact your local Delmar representative.

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