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Export Requirements for St. Kitts and Nevis

KIT-5 (Jun 16, 2009)

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Eligible/Ineligible Products

  1. Beef and beef products. Effective for beef and beef products derived from cattle slaughtered on or after June 14, 2009, all age restrictions and product restrictions have been removed.


Certification Requirements

  1. Beef and beef products. Obtain FSIS Form 9060-5, Export Certificate. The following statements should be provided in the Remarks section of FSIS Form 9060-5, or on a FSIS Letterhead Certificate:*
    1. The United States complies with the conditions in the Terrestrial Animal Health Code of the OIE as a country that presents a Controlled Risk for bovine spongiform encephalopathy.
    2. The bovine meat and meat products were produced and handled in a manner which ensures that such products do not contain and are not contaminated with the following specified risk materials: the brain, skull, eyes, trigeminal ganglia, spinal cord, vertebral column (excluding the vertebrae of the tail, the transverse processes of the thoracic and lumbar vertebrae, and the wings of the sacrum) and dorsal root ganglia of cattle 30 months of age and older; and the tonsils and distal ileum of the small intestine of cattle regardless of age.
    3. The bovine meat and meat products were subject to testing in accordance with the U.S. National Residue Program.
    4. The method of stunning cattle does not include intracranial gas injection or the use of sharp instruments which could cut the medulla (pithing).


Plants Eligible to Export

All federally inspected establishments are eligible to export to St. Kitts and Nevis.

KIT-5 (Jun 16, 2009)

 

Last Modified Jun 14, 2013