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Fig (Fruit) from Chile into Continental U.S. Ports
The CIR contains current import regulation information for the selected Commodity Import (a specific commodity approved from a designated country, or region, into one or more designated ports). A flag ( Access Restricted to APHIS/CBP ) indicates information that is intended for and available to an APHIS/CBP audience only.
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ATTENTION: Mediterranean Fruit Fly Outbreak: Commodities from Quarantine Areas in Chile DETAILS  

 
Import Requirements
1 Admissible Plant Parts: Fruit
2 Admissible Ports: Continental U.S. Ports
3 Import Permit Required: An Import Permit is required. To obtain a permit, go to e-Permits.
4 Subject to Inspection: This commodity is subject to inspection at the port of entry and all general requirements of 7 CFR 319.56-3.
5 Commercial Consignments Only
6 Phytosanitary Certificate: Consignments must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate issued by the National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO) of Chile.
7 Port Restriction: Do not import or distribute into or within Hawaii, Puerto Rico, or any U.S. territory.
8 Production Location: Mediterranean fruit fly (Ceratitis capitata) quarantine area
  8.1 Federal Order: Federal Order DA-2015-42, issued July 31, 2015, effective immediately and until further notice. This commodity is not authorized entry unless it originates from an area in Chile not under quarantine for Medfly.
9 Production Location: Not from any quarantine area.
  9.1 Phytosanitary Certificate: Must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate issued by the National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO) of Chile with an additional declaration stating the consignment was produced in an area free of Ceratitis capitata
  9.2 Condition of Entry Treatment: T101-i-2-2 (Methyl Bromide Fumigation) Consignments may be treated in Chile or upon arrival in the United States. To validate foreign site preclearance treatment, if it is treated in Chile, it must be precleared and accompanied by a PPQ Form 203 or a vessel report signed by the APHIS inspector on site in Chile.
10 Federal Order: Federal Order DA-2015-42, issued July 31, 2015, effective immediately, and until further notice:

This commodity is not authorized entry unless it originates from an area in Chile NOT under quarantine for Medfly and is accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate issued by the National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO) of Chile with an additional declaration stating the consignment was produced in an area free of the pest Ceratitis capitata.
11 Reference Information: To be treated in accordance with the Plant Protection and Quarantine Treatment Manual (https://www.aphis.usda.gov/import_export/plants/manuals/ports/downloads/treatment.pdf).
Commodity Information
12 For additional commodity information and images, visit https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=16801  
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