Forest Products Export Standards - Phytosanitary Requirements of Kuwait

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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:

  1. disclaim any and all responsibility for any inaccuracy, error, omission, lateness, or any other kind of inadequacy, deficiency or flaw in, or in relation to, the information; and
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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: 01 May 2002

Commodities

Sawn Timber

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required for all wood products.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Prohibited.
Insects Free from quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of decay and other fungi.
Soil Free of soil contamination.
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General Timber should be heat treated and fumigated.

Board Products

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required for all wood products.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Prohibited.
Insects Free from quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of decay and other fungi.
Soil Free of soil contamination.
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General  

Wood Packaging

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required for all wood products.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Prohibited.
Insects Free from quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of decay and other fungi.
Soil Free of soil contamination.
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General  

Wood Chips

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required for all wood products.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Prohibited.
Insects Free from quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of decay and other fungi.
Soil Free of soil contamination.
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General  

Low Risk Wooden Articles

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required for all wood products.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Prohibited.
Insects Free from quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of decay and other fungi.
Soil Free of soil contamination.
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General  

Logs

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required for all wood products.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Prohibited.
Insects Free from quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of decay and other fungi.
Soil Free of soil contamination.
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation Fumigation must be carried out on board the vessel
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General  
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