Forest Products Export Standards - Phytosanitary Requirements of Ukraine

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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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Last Updated: 26 February 2013

Commodities

Logs

Applicable UKTZED Codes: 0604, 4401 and 4403

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection is required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments See import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

Wood/ Timber – Poles

Applicable UKTZED Codes: 4403 and 4404

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection is required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments See import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

Wood/ Timber - Sawn

Applicable UKTZED Codes: 4403, 4404, 4406 10 00 00, 4407 and 4409

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection is required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments See import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

Wood/ Timber - Chips

Applicable UKTZED Codes: 44 01, 4404

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments See import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA) .

Wood Products – Reconstituted/ Plywood/ LVL/ Veneer

Applicable UKTZED Code: 4408

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required for plywood, LVL and veneer. Import permit NOT required for other reconstituted wood products.
Certification Requirements

Phytosanitary certificate required for plywood, LVL and veneer.
Phytosanitary certificate NOT required for other reconstituted wood products.

Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required if phytosanitary certificate is required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments If applicable, see import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General For veneer that exceeds 6mm thickness refer to Wood/ Timber – Sawn requirements.

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

Wood Products – Manufactured

Applicable UKTZED Codes: 4409, 4418, 4420 10 (except 4420 10 11 00), 4420 90 (except 4420 90 11 00 and 4420 90 91 00)

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments See import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

Wood Products - Packaging

Applicable UKTZED Codes: 4415

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Wood packaging material and dunnage must be marked in accordance with ISPM 15.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Wood packaging material and dunnage must be made of debarked wood in accordance with ISPM 15.
Insects  
Fungi  
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection NOT required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments Wood packaging material and dunnage must be treated in accordance with ISPM 15.
Fumigation Wood packaging material and dunnage must be treated in accordance with ISPM 15.
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments Wood packaging material and dunnage must be treated in accordance with ISPM 15.
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

Wood packaging material not actually in use, but imported as a consignment must meet the same rules that apply to sawn timber.
UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

Bark

Applicable UKTZED Codes: From 1404, 4401

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark -
Insects Free of quarantine pests
Fungi Free of quarantine pests
Soil  
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments See import permit for treatment requirements.
Fumigation  
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments  
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand.
General

UKTZED is the Ukrainian Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Classification based on the Harmonized System (HS).
Further information on HS Tariff Codes is available from United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA)

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