Forest Products Export Standards - Phytosanitary Requirements of Singapore

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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
  2. without limiting (1) above, fully exclude any and all liability of any kind on the part of all of them, to any person or entity that chooses to rely on this information

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: 07 May 2013

Commodities

Logs

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Wood/Timber - Sawn

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Wood/Timber - Chips

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Wood Products - Reconstituted/Plywood/LVL/Veneer

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Wood Products - Manufactured

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Wood Products - Packaging

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
ISPM 15 compliance is not yet mandatory
Prohibited Importations  
Bark ISPM 15 compliance is not yet mandatory.
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation ISPM 15 compliance is not yet mandatory.
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments ISPM 15 compliance is not yet mandatory.
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Bark

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate NOT required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General May be inspected on arrival to confirm pest free status. Goods infested with pests will require treatment or destruction.

Quarantine Pests

Part 1 (Quarantine Pests - Regulated Pests)

Bacteria

Clavibacter michiganensis sub. sp. nebraskense = Corynebacteriur nebraskense Leaf freckles and wilt
Clavibacter michiganensis sub. sp. sepedonicum = Corynebacteriur sepedonicum Bacteria ring rot
Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens = Corynebacteriurn flaccumfaciens Bean wilt
Pseudomonas syringae Leaf spot/blight
Xanthomonas ampelina Bacterial blight (grapes)
Xanthomonas campestris pv. cassavae Cassava bacterial necrosis
Xanthomonas campestris pv. phaseoli Common bacterial blight

Fungi

Aecidium cantensis Deforming rust
Angiosorus solani (Thecophora solani) Thecophora potato smut
Ascochyta gossypii (Ascochyta phaseolorum) Ascochyta blight
Cercospora elaeidis Freckle
Claviceps gigantean Ergot, Horse's tooth
Cochliobolus carbonum (Drechslera zeicola) Charred ear mould
Colletotrichum coffeanum Coffee berry disease
Crinipellis perniciosa (Marasmius perniciosus) Witches broom
Cryptosporella eugeniae Dieback
Deuterophoma tracheiphila (Phoma tracheiphila) Mal secco
Diaporthe phaseolorum var. caulivora Stem canker
Erysiphe polygoni Powdery mildew
Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. elaeidis Fusarium wilt
Fusarium xylarioides (Gibberella xylarioides) Tracheomycosis
Hemileia coffeicola Powdery rust, grey leaf rust
Marasmiellus cocophilus Lethal bole
Microcyclus ulei South American leaf blight
Monilioplithora roreri (Monilia roreri) Pod rot, watery pod rot
Mycena citricolor (Omphalia flavida) American leaf spot
Mycosphaerella fijiensis var. difformis Black sigatoka
Peronospora tabacina Blue mould
Phaeolus manihotis Root rot
Phoma exigua var fourata (Phoma exigua var. exigua) Gangrene
Phiomopsis theae Stem canker
Phyrnatotrichopsis omnivorum Texas root rot
Polyscytalium pustulans (Oospora pustulans) Skin spot
Puccinia pittieriana Common rust
Puccinia psidii Guava rust
Sphaceloma arachidis Scab
Sphaceloma manihoticola Super elongation
Synchytrium endobioticum Black wart, black scab
Trachysphaera fructigena Trachysphaera pod rot
Verticillium albo-atrum Verticillium wilt
Verticillium dahliae Verticillium wilt

Insects

Acanthosellides obtectus Bean bruchid
Anastrepha obliqua West Indian fruit fly
Anastrepha fraterculus South American fruit fly
Anastrepha ludens Mexican fruit fly
Anastrepha. spp. Fruit fly
Antestiopsis spp. Antestia bug
Antliomomus vestitus Peruvian cotton boil weevil
Antliomomus grandis Mexican cotton boll weevil
Aonidomytilus albus Cassava scale
Bactrocera tyroni Queensland fruit fly
Bathycoella thalassina Cocoa bug
Bruchus pisorum Pea pod weevil
Caliotlirips masculinus Thrips
Ceratitis rosa Natal fruit fly
Ceratitis capitata Mediterranean fruit fly
Chaetanaphotrips orchidii Banana rust thrip
Chrysomplialus aonidium Florida red scale
Coclaenomenodera elaedis Leaf miner
Coclaenomenodera elaeidis Leaf miner
Diatrea abbreviatus Sugarcane root stalk borer
Distantiella theobroma Cocoa capsid
Epilaclina varivestis Mexican bean beetle
Euscepes postfaciatus West Indian sweet potato weevil
Helopeltis bergrothi Helopeltis bug
Hercinothrip bicinctus Banana thrip
Hypsipyla robusta Stem borer
Rynchophorus phoenicis African palm weevil
Leguminivora glycinivorella Soybean pod borer
Leptinotarsa decemilineata Colorado potato beetle
Leptopharsa heveae Lace bug
Leptopharsa gibbicarina Lace bug
Leucoptera coffeella Coffee leaf miner
Lissorhoptrus oryzephilus Rice water weevil
Melittomma insulare Wood borer
Menalonium sp. Mirid bug
Noorda albizonalis Red banded catepillar
Oryctes boas (Oryctes monoceros) Rhinoceros beetle
Pachymerus lacerdae Kernel borer
Pachymerus nucleorum Kernel borer
Pimelephila ghesquierii Palm moth
Planococcus kenyae Kenya mealy bug
Prostephanus truncatus Large grain borer
Pseudotheraptus wayi Coreid bug
Quadraspidiotus perniciosus San Jose scale
Rhynchophorus palmarum South American palm weevil
Sacadodes pyralis False pink boll worm
Sahlbergella singularis Cocoa capsid
Sesamia cretica Durra/sorghum stalk borer
Sophronica ventrallis Berry borer
Stenoma decora Cocoa shoot
Trogoderma granarium Khapra beetle
Xyleborus ferrugineus Black twig borer

Mites

Aceria guerreronis (Eryophyes guerreronis) Coconut mite
Monochellus tanajoa (Ononychelie tanajoe) Cassava green mite
Oligonychuys peruvianus (Homonychus peruvianus) Cassava mite

Nematodes

Anguina agrostis Seed gall nematode
Anguina graminis Seed gall nematode
Anguina tritici Seed gall nematode
Aphasmatylenchus straturatus  
Aphelenchoides arachidis Testa nematode
Aphelenchoides blastophorus Stem and bulb nematode
Aphelenchoides fragariae Bud & leaf spring dwarf
Aphelenchoides lilium Bud nematode
Bursaphelenchus lignicolus Pine wilt nematode
Ditylenchus destructor Potato rot nematode
Ditylenchus myceliophagus Mushroom nematode
Globodera pallida Cyst nematode
Globodera rostochienesis Golden nematode, Potato cyst nematode
Hemicycliophora arenaria Sheath nematode
Heterodera avenae Oat cyst nematode
Heterodera cacti Cactus cyst nematode
Heterodera cajani Cashew cyst nematode
Heterodera carrotae Cyst carrot
Heterodera cruciferae Crucifer cyst
Heterodera cyperi Cyst nematode
Heterodera fici Fig cyst nematode
Heterodera geottingiana Pea cyst nematode
Heterodera longicaudata Cyst nematode
Heterodera oryzicola Rice cyst nematode
Heterodera sacchari Sugarcane cyst nematode
Heterodera schactii Sugarbeet cyst
Heterodera sorghi Sorghum cyst nematode
Heterodera vignae Pea cyst nematode
Heterodera zeae Corn cyst nematode
Hirschmanniella miticausa Taro nematode
Hirschmanniella spinicaudata Rice root tip nematode
Hoplolaimus colombus Lance nematode
Hoplolaimus indicus Lance nematode
Hoplolaimus pararobustus Lance nematode
Longidorus attenuatus Needle nematode
Macroposthonia xenoplex Ring nematode
Meloidogyne africana Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne baurensis Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne brevicauda Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne chitwoodi Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne coffeicola Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne decalineata Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne exigua Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne grarninis Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne indica Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne inornata Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne mali Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne megadora Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne naasi Root knot nematode
Meloidogyne oteifae Root knot nematode
Merlinius brevidens  
Nacobbus aberrans False root knot
Pratylenchus fallax Lesion nematode
Pratylenchus neglectus California root lesion nematode
Pratylenchus thornei Thorn’s root lesion nematode
Pratylenchus zeae Corn root lesion nematode
Punctodera punctata Grass cyst nematode
Rhadinaphelenchus cocophilus (= Bursaphelenchus cocophilus) Red ring nematode
Scutellonema bradys Yam rot nematode
Trichodorus virulilerus Stubby root nematode
Xiphinema index Dagger nematode

Phytoplasmas

Phytoplasmas of apple Flat limb
Phytoplasmas of banana Cameroon marbling disease
Phytoplasmas of cassava Witches broom
Phytoplasmas of coconut Lethal yellowing Coconut Awka diseases
Phytoplasmas of grape Grapevine Flavescence doree
Phytoplasmas of grape Pierce's disease = Xylella fastidiosa
Phytoplasmas of oil palm Leaf mottle
Phytoplasmas of papaya Papaya bunchy top
Phytomonas staheli Sudden wither
Phytomonas sp Maize leaf blight/Leaf scald
Spiroplasma citri Stubborn disease
Spiroplasma kunkelii Corn stunt, Grassy root

Viruses and virus like organisms

  • African cassava mosaic virus
  • Anthocyanosis of cotton
  • Arabis mosaic virus
  • Artichoke Italian latent virus
  • Blister spot virus (coffee)
  • Brown streak virus of papaya
  • Cacao swollen shoot virus
  • Corn and maize stunt virus
  • Cotton leaf crumple virus
  • Cotton leaf curl virus
  • Cotton leaf mosaic virus
  • Cotton leaf mottle virus
  • Dwarf virus (rice)
  • Dwarf virus (sugarcane)
  • Grapevine chrome mosaic virus
  • Grapevine corky bark associated virus
  • Grapevine fanleaf virus
  • Grape leafroll virus
  • Grape leaf virus
  • Rice Hoja blanca virus
  • Marginal chlorosis virus of groundnut
  • Mosaic virus (maize)
  • Mosaic virus (papaya)
  • Mosaic virus (rubber)
  • Mosaic virus (sweet potato)
  • Peach rosette mosaic virus of grape
  • Phloem necrosis virus (tea)
  • Rayado fino virus of tea
  • Rice transitory yellowing virus
  • Rice yellow mottle virus
  • Rupestris stem pitting associated virus
  • Soybean ringspot virus
  • Stem pitting virus (grape)
  • Stenosis, small leaf (cotton)
  • Streak virus (maize)
  • Sweet potato yellow dwarf virus
  • Sweet potato feathery mottle virus
  • Terminal stunt (cotton)
  • Tomato spotted wilt virus
  • Waialua disease (papaya)
  • Wrinkled stunt and witches broom rice virus
  • Yellow vein banding virus (cocoa)

Disease of unknown etiology

  • Awka (coconut)
  • Bristle tip (coconut)
  • Coconut wilt
  • Frog's skin (cassava)
  • Head droop (coconut)
  • Kerala wilt (coconut)
  • Leaf mottle (coconut)
  • Leaf scorch (coconut)
  • Little leaf (coconut)
  • Mango malformation disease
  • Thatipaka wilt (coconut)
  • Cotton terminal stunt graft transmissible pathogen

Weeds

Rottboellia spp. Itchgrass
Striga spp. Witchweed

Part II Non-quarantine pests

Fungi

Cochliobolus eragrotidis Leaf spot
Coleosporium plumeri Rust
Cylindrocladium spathiphylli Root rot
Fusarium oxysporum Fusarium wilt
Ganoderma boninense Basal stem rot
Marasmius inoderma Root rot
Rhizoctonia solani (= Thanatephorus cucumeris) Stem & Collar rot, seedling root rot,

damping off

Sclerotium rolfsii Southern blight/wilt, crown and root rot, stem cankers
Ustulina zonata Charcoal stump rot

Insects

Bemisia tabaci White fly
Brontispa longissima Hispid beetle
Contarinia maculipennis Blossom midge
Maconellicoccus hirsutus Hibiscus mealy bug
Neolithocolletis pentadesma Leaf miner
Oryctes rhinoceros Rhinoceros beetle
Plesispa reichei Coconut leaf beetle
Quadrastichus spp. Gall wasps
Rhesala spp. Raintree webworm
Thrips palmi Melon thrips

Nematodes

Discocriconemella spp. Ring nematode
Hemicycliophora spp. Sheath nematode
Meloidogyne arenaria Peanut root knot nematode
Meloidogyne graminicola Rice root knot nematode
Meloidogyne hapla Northern root knot nematode
Pratylenchus brachyurus Lesion nematode
Pratylenchus penetrans Lesion nematode
Pratylenchus pratensis Lesion nematode

Weeds

Cuscuta spp. Dodders
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