Forest Products Export Standards - Phytosanitary Requirements of Vietnam

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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: 27 November 2012

Commodities

Logs


Import Permits or Declarations
Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
If treatments are undertaken they should be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
The names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspections are required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments Preshipment treatment is not mandatory.
Fumigation Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for poles, piles, rounds, and sleepers imported into New Zealand [PDF, 808 KB].
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for poles, piles, rounds, and sleepers imported into New Zealand [PDF, 808 KB].
Preservative treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for poles, piles, rounds, and sleepers imported into New Zealand [PDF, 808 KB].
Concessional Release New Zealand continues to have access for untreated logs based on historical trade. In the event of an interception of a regulated pest, Viet Nam will require a full pest risk analysis and may stop trade while this is done.
General  

Wood/Timber - Sawn


Import Permits or Declarations
Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
If treatments are undertaken they should be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
The names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspections are required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  Preshipment treatment is not mandatory.
Fumigation Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for sawn wood imported into New Zealand [PDF, 818 KB].
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for sawn wood imported into New Zealand [PDF, 818 KB].
Preservative treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for sawn wood imported into New Zealand [PDF, 818 KB].
Concessional Release New Zealand continues to have access for untreated timber based on historical trade. In the event of an interception of a regulated pest, Viet Nam will require a full pest risk analysis and may stop trade while this is done.
General  

Wood/Timber Chips

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required for treated wood chips.
Import permit required for untreated wood chips. Viet Nam may require a full pest risk analysis prior to issuing import permits for untreated wood chips.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
Treatments must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
The names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspections are required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments Preshipment treatment is mandatory.
Fumigation Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for sawdust, wood chips, wood shavings, and wood wool imported into New Zealand [PDF, 609 KB].
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for sawdust, wood chips, wood shavings, and wood wool imported into New Zealand [PDF, 609 KB].
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release None specified for New Zealand-
General  
-

Wood Products – Reconstituted/ Plywood/ LVL/ Veneer

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certification required.
The names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspections are required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  -
Fumigation -
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments -
Preservative treatments -
Concessional Release -
General In the event of an interception of a regulated pest, Viet Nam may require a full pest risk analysis and may stop trade while this is done.

Wood Products - Manufactured

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
If treatments are undertaken they should be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
The names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspections are required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments Preshipment treatment is not mandatory.
Fumigation Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for woodware imported into New Zealand [PDF, 671 KB].
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for woodware imported into New Zealand [PDF, 671 KB].
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release -
General In the event of an interception of a regulated pest, Viet Nam will require a full pest risk analysis and may stop trade while this is done.

Wood Products - Packaging

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Wood packaging material and dunnage must be marked in accordance with ISPM 15, or be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate.
If applicable, treatments should be detailed on phytosanitary certificates, and the names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark Wood packaging material and dunnage must be made of debarked wood in accordance with ISPM 15.
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspection required for wood packaging accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate.

Verification inspection NOT required for ISPM 15 compliant wood packaging.  
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments  
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 -

Bark

Import Permits or Declarations Import permit NOT required.
Certification Requirements Phytosanitary certificate required.
If treatments are undertaken they should be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
The names and addresses of consignees must be detailed on phytosanitary certificates.
Prohibited Importations  
Bark  
Insects Free of quarantine pests.
Fungi Free of quarantine pests.
Soil Free of soil contamination
Other  
Pre-Shipment Inspections Verification inspections are required.
Approved Pre-Shipment Treatments Preshipment treatment is not mandatory.
Fumigation Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for bark imported into New Zealand [PDF, 741 KB].
Antisapstain treatments  
Insecticide treatments  
Heat treatments Schedules are not specified. MPI will certify treatment schedules specified for bark imported into New Zealand [PDF, 741 KB].
Preservative treatments  
Concessional Release -
General In the event of an interception of a regulated pest, Viet Nam will require a full pest risk analysis and may stop trade while this is done.

Quarantine Pests

Invertebrates

  • Agriotes lineatus
  • Anastrepha fraterculus
  • Anastrepha ludens
  • Anastrepha obliqua
  • Anastrepha serpentina
  • Anastrepha striata
  • Anthonomus grandis
  • Bactrocera albistrigata
  • Bactrocera depressa
  • Bactrocera tryoni
  • Bactrocera tsuneonis
  • Brevipalpus chilensis
  • Caliothrips fasciatus
  • Carposina sasakii
  • Caryedon serratus
  • Caulophilus oryzae
  • Ceratitis capitata
  • Ceratitis cosyra
  • Ceratitis quinaria
  • Ceratitis rosa
  • Conotrachelus nenuphar
  • Cydia latiferreana
  • Cydia pomonella
  • Diaspidiotus perniciosus Danzig
  • Diabrotica speciosa
  • Drosophila suzukii
  • Epiphyas postvittana
  • Eumerus strigatus
  • Graphognathus leucoloma
  • Grapholita funebrana
  • Grapholita molesta
  • Grapholita packardi
  • Grapholita prunivora
  • Heteronychus arator
  • Hyphantria cunea
  • Leptinotarsa decemlineta
  • Lindingaspis rossi
  • Malacosoma parallela
  • Mamestra brassicae
  • Megaselia halterata
  • Melolontha melolontha
  • Metamasius hemipterus
  • Mononychellus tanajoa
  • Mycophila speyeri
  • Pachymerus pallidus
  • Phlyctinus callosus
  • Phthorimaea operculella
  • Platynota stultana
  • Popillia japonica
  • Prostephanus truncatus
  • Rhagoletis pomonella
  • Rhynchites heros
  • Scirtothrips aurantii
  • Selenaspidus articulatus
  • Sesamia cretica
  • Sitophilus granarius
  • Sternochetus mangiferae
  • Symmetrischema tangolias
  • Tetranychus pacificus
  • Thaumatotibia leucotreta
  • Trogoderma granarium
  • Trogoderma inclusum
  • Trogoderma variabile
  • Zabrotes subfaciatus

Fungi

  • Balansia oryzae - sativae
  • Boeremia foveata
  • Claviceps africana
  • Ciborinia camelliae
  • Cryphonectria parasitica
  • Guignardia bidwellii
  • Microcyclus ulei
  • Mycena citricolor
  • Phoma tracheiphila
  • Phymatotrichopsis omnivora
  • Phytophthora boehmeriae
  • Polyscytalum pustulans
  • Puccinia psidii
  • Synchytrium endobioticum
  • Tilletia indica
  • Verticillium albo-atrum

Bacteria

  • Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis
  • Pantoea stewartii
  • Pseudomonas syringae pv. garcae
  • Xylella fastidiosa

Virus and Viroid

  • Alfalfa mosaic virus
  • Coffee ringspot virus
  • Peanut stripe virus
  • Plum pox virus
  • Potato spindle tuber viroid

Nematode

  • Aphelenchoides ritzemabosi
  • Bursaphelenchus xylophilus
  • Ditylenchus angustus
  • Ditylenchus dipsaci
  • Ditylenchus angustus
  • Ditylenchus destructor
  • Globodera pallida
  • Globodera rostochiensis
  • Meloidogyne chitwoodi
  • Meloidogyne ethiopica
  • Meloidogyne fallax
  • Meloidogyne hapla
  • Nacobbus aberrans
  • Radopholus similis
  • Rhadinaphelenchus cocophilus

Weed

  • Cirsium arvense
  • Cuscuta australis
  • Cuscuta chinensis
  • Orobanche aegyptiaca
  • Orobanche crenata
  • Orobanche cernua
  • Orobanche ramosa
  • Striga angustifolia
  • Striga asiatica
  • Striga densiflora
  • Striga hermonthica
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