Forest Products Export Standards - Phytosanitary Requirements of Bangladesh

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The information in this standard is provided on the following basis. The phytosanitary requirements found in this standard may be used as the basis of export certification. However, requirements may be changed by importing countries at any time at short notice or with no notice to New Zealand. This information is provided strictly on the basis that the Crown, the Ministry for Primary Industries, its statutory officers, employees, agents and all other persons responsible for or associated with the compilation, writing, editing, approval or publication of the information:

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Compliance with this standard is not to be taken as a guarantee that any particular goods will be granted access to any overseas market.

Last Updated: 16 November 2009

Commodities

Wood Packaging

Import Permits or Declarations No import permit required
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations The phytosanitary certificate must have a declaration included that states "the consignment is free of Asian Gypsy Moth, Sclerodermis canker and oak wilt disease".
Bark  
Insects  
Fungi  
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments Wood packing materials, wood and wooden materials are to be disinfected heat treatment by the exporting country by following IPPC (International plant protection convention) rules (ISPM 15).
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release  
General  

Wood Chips

Import Permits or Declarations Must have a valid permit.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations The phytosanitary certificate must have a declaration included that states "the consignment is free of Asian Gypsy Moth, Sclerodermis canker and oak wilt disease".
Bark  
Insects  
Fungi  
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release  
General  

Board Products

Import Permits or Declarations Must have a valid permit.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations The phytosanitary certificate must have a declaration included that states "the consignment is free of Asian Gypsy Moth, Sclerodermis canker and oak wilt disease".
Bark  
Insects  
Fungi  
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release  
General  

Low Risk Wooden Articles

Import Permits or Declarations Must have a valid permit.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations The phytosanitary certificate must have a declaration included that states "the consignment is free of Asian Gypsy Moth, Sclerodermis canker and oak wilt disease".
Bark  
Insects  
Fungi  
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release  
General  

Sawn Timber

Import Permits or Declarations Import permits must be obtained from the director.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Consignment must be free from Asian Gypsy Moth.
Fungi Consignment must be free from decay and fungi, Sclerodermis canker, and oak wilt disease.
Soil  
Other Consignment must be free from Other quarantine pests.
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release  
General The phytosanitary certificate must have a declaration included that states "the consignment is free of Asian Gypsy Moth, Sclerodermis canker and oak wilt disease".

Logs

Import Permits or Declarations Import permits must be obtained from the director.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Consignment must be free from Asian Gypsy Moth.
Fungi Consignment must be free from decay and fungi, Sclerodermis canker, and oak wilt disease.
Soil  
Other Consignment must be free from Other quarantine pests.
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release  
General The phytosanitary certificate must have a declaration included that states "the consignment is free of Asian Gypsy Moth, Sclerodermis canker and oak wilt disease".
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