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China increases requirements for U.S. shipping containers because of Zika virus

China increases requirements for U.S. shipping containers because of Zika virus

The United States Department of Agriculture issued an update on China’s current shipping requirements regarding the Zika virus from infected countries. As of August 18, 2016 China requires all U.S. vessels that depart the United States to comply. How these new standards affect wood packaging for ISPM-15 compliance is being addressed by American Lumber Standards Committee. Special Assistant Paul Conway has taken questions from manufacturers...

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