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Processes and formalities to import Vegetable plaiting materials.

 

In this category ‘Import procedures’, I would like to provide a basic idea about formalities and procedures to import different materials from other country. These details are given to enlighten importers of various products on importation from overseas countries applicable for almost all countries worldwide. Once after reading these posts about import procedures and import customs clearance procedures, you will have a basic idea about the procedures and formalities on how to import various products from foreign countries. However, if you are importing any commodity, you need to collect accurate information from necessary government departments of importing country, as the details given in this post provides only a common idea about import of each product.

 

Documentation and procedures to import Vegetable plaiting materials

This post provides information on how to import Vegetable plaiting materials.

As you know, under any importation of goods, necessary import documentation and customs clearance procedures at importing country have to be completed as per the foreign trade policy of respective importing countries. Import entry documents along with carriers document (Bill of Lading /Airway bill), commercial invoice, packing list,certificate of origin and other required documents are filed and necessary import procedures are completed to take delivery of imported goods. Nowdays, necessary information is filed online and produce required documents at the time of inspection, assessment or delivery of import of goods at destination customs location.

 

 

 

How to Import bamboo,coconut shell,rudraaksha,betal leaves etcHow to import Vegetable plaiting materials?

Some of the examples fall under Vegetable plaiting materials are Bamboos,Rattans,Canes,Reeds,Rushes,osier, lime bark,Cotton linters,Bidi wrapper leaves (tendu), Hard seeds, pips, hulls and nuts, of a kind used primarily for carving, Betel leaves, Indian katha, Coconut shell, unworked, Rudraksha seeds etc.

 

What are the special requirements to import Vegetable plaiting materials?

Different countries may have their own requirements to import Vegetable plaiting materials. However this information helps importers of Vegetable plaiting materials to know basic idea about importation.

The process and formalities to import Vegetable plaiting materials may differ from one another and in country to country. Also different procedures and formalities to import each items might be under Vegetable plaiting materials. However, some of the common requirements accepted in most countries are explained below:

 

 

Who are responsible government agencies?

In most of the counties, other than respective customs department of importing location, Agriculture department, Animal and Plant Health department are the major government agencies involved in importation of Vegetable plaiting materials.

The international partners of countries share quality measures each other and exempt from double inspection on same products. However, in most of the developed countries, the export goods from third countries need to be certified at exporting country under agencies at load port and at importing country as per the norms of importing country.

 

Import permit or Phyto sanitary certificate

For the purpose of import of some of the items under Vegetable plaiting materials, phyto sanitary certificate is required at importing location.

Why is Phyto sanitary certificate required to import Vegetable plaiting materials?

Phytosanitary certificate is required to protect food,pant and animal resources of importing country. A pest risk management is conducted, if an importer wants to import product that either has no previous history of being imported in the the country or product is from new origin. The importing products could be have pests, weeds or diseases that cause losses affecting farmers,foresters or other environmental changes in importing country. Normally, plant pests are introduced through wood packaging,soil,firewood,containers, transport vehicles etc.

In any importing country, the pest control is implemented mainly because such plant pests are threats for domestic food supply of importing country, minimize the profit of farmers which negatively affect their livelihoods or threatens the ability of importing country to trade with other countries.

The international partners of countries share quality measures each other and exempt from double inspection on same products. However, in most of the developed countries, the export goods from third countries need to be certified at exporting country under agencies at load port and at importing country as per the norms of importing country.

 

NOC from Plant Quarantine Authority

 

A no objection certificate from plant quarantine authority of importing country also has to be obtained to import Vegetable plaiting materials to most of the countries.

In some of the importing countries, seed analysis certificate is required to import Vegetable plaiting materials.

 

Certificate of Origin

The source of origin of imported Vegetable plaiting materials is required in almost all countries. So a certificate of origin issued by necessary approved authorities at exporting country is required to import Vegetable plaiting materials.

 

 

Prior notice to importing country.

In some countries, prior notice regarding import of Vegetable plaiting materials have to be filed before arrival of goods in entry port of importing country. In US, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible the government authority to notify such prior notice on import of food products.

 

Shelf life of import of food products

For the purpose of importing some of the items under vegetable plaiting materials,the importer should note that shelf life of imported food products should not be less than 60% of original shelf life.

 

Penalization against violation of foreign trade policy on imports

If any of the imported Vegetable plaiting materials are found without following necessary norms of importing country, such imported Vegetable plaiting materials have to be destroyed or to be removed out of importing country. Such non compliant imported Vegetable plaiting materials also fined, apart from destruction or return to origin country.

 

In this article, the documentation, process and formalities to import Vegetable plaiting materials like Bamboos,Rattans,Canes,Reeds,Rushes,osier, lime bark,Cotton linters,Bidi wrapper leaves (tendu), Hard seeds, pips, hulls and nuts, of a kind used primarily for carving, Betel leaves, Indian katha, Coconut shell, unworked, Rudraksha seeds etc. are explained. As explained above, this information is applicable for all countries importing Vegetable plaiting materials. These details on how to import Vegetable plaiting materials are given to provide a basic idea to bring from foreign country. Specific requirements for each importing country need to be followed by importers and exporters of Vegetable plaiting materials.

 

I hope, the above information helps you in gaining basic knowledge on documentation,procedures and formalities in importation of Vegetable plaiting materials.

 

 

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