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Export Requirements for Guatemala

GT-77 (Apr 10, 2017)

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Eligible/Ineligible Products

  1. Eligible
    1. Fresh/Frozen poultry and poultry products, except as indicated in B. Ineligible..
    2. Fully cooked, poultry products heat treated in accordance with OIE Guidelines (currently 10.4.26) to destroy the AI virus.
    3. Red meat and red meat products, including beef and beef products, beef trim, and tallow.
  2. Ineligible
    1.  All poultry and poultry products, unless heat treated in accordance with OIE Guidelines (currently 10.4.26) to destroy the AI virus, derived from birds originating from, slaughtered or processed within:
      • Arkansas
        • Boone County on or after February 18, 2015 and before July 14, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Marion County on or after February 18, 2015 and before July 14, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • California
        • Kings County on or after January 1, 2015 and before May 26, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Stanislaus County on or after January 1, 2015 and before May 26, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Tuolumne County on or after January 1, 2015 and before May 26, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Idaho
        • Canyon County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Payette County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Indiana
        • Dubois County on or after January 11, 2016 and before May 1, 2016 are ineligible for export.
        • Whitley County on or after April 18, 2015 and before August 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Iowa
        • Adair County on or after May 6, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Buena Vista County on or after March 23, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Calhoun County on or after April 30, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Cherokee County on or after April 13, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Clay County on or after April 10, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Hamilton County on or after May 8, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Humboldt County on or after May 6, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Kossuth County on or after April 10, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Lyon  County on or after April 23, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Madison County on or after April 13, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • O’Brien County on or after April 7, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Osceola County on or after March 30, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Palo Alto County on or after April 20, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Plymouth County on or after April 24, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Pocahontas County on or after April 10, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Sac County on or after April 3, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Sioux County on or after April 6, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Webster County and Humboldt County in the State of Iowa on or after May 6, 2015 and before December 21, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Kansas
        • Cherokee County and Crawford County in the State of Kansas on or after February 15, 2015 and before July 6, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Leavenworth County in the State of Kansas on or after February 15, 2015 and before July 6, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Minnesota
        • Blue Earth County on or after May 12, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Brown County on or after May 6, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Clay County on or after April 1, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Cottonwood County on or after March 19, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Kandiyohi County on or after March 16, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Lac Qui Parle County on or after March 6, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Le Sueur County on or after March 21, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Lincoln County on or after April 14, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Lyon County on or after March 19, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Meeker County on or after March 18, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Nicollet County on or after April 14, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Nobles County  on or after March 12, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Otter Tail County on or after March 25, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Pipestone County on or after April 1, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Pope County on or after February 12, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Redwood County on or after March, 22, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Renville County on or after April 13, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Roseau County on or after March 24, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Stearns County on or after March 7, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Steele County on or after April 7, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Swift County on or after March, 22, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Wadena County on or after March 30, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Watonwan County on or after March 19, 2015 and before September 10, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Missouri
        • Barton County on or after February 15, 2015 and before September 22, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Jasper County on or after February 15, 2015 and before September 22, 2015,  as well as on or after May 1, 2016 and before August 10, 2016 are ineligible for export.
        • Lewis County in the State of Missouri on or after April 13, 2015 and before September 22, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Moniteau County on or after February 15, 2015 and before September 22, 2015 are ineligible for export..
      • Montana
        • Judith Basin County on or after March 12, 2015 and before July 3, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Nebraska
        • Dixon County on or after April 21, 2015 and before September 23, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • North Dakota
        • Dickey County on or after March 20, 2015 and before July 28,2015 are ineligible for export.
        • LaMoure County on or after April 3, 2015 and before July 28,2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Oregon
        • Bend County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 20, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Descheutes County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 20, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Douglas County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 20, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • South Dakota
        • Beadle County on or after March 11, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Bon Homme County on or after April 22, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Kingsbury County on or after March 18, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Kingsbury County on or after March 18, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • McCook County on or after March 20, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • McCook County on or after March 20, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • McPherso on or after March 20, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • McPherson County on or after March 20, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Moody County on or after April 27, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Roberts County ion or after March 25, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Spink County on or after March 30, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Yankton County on or after April 22, 2015 and before December 13, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Tennessee*
        • Lincoln County - Fresh/frozen poultry and poultry products  on or after March 4, 2017 are ineligible for export..
      • Washington
        • Benton County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 19, 2015 are ineligible for export..
        • Clallam County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Franklin County on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 19, 2015 are ineligible for export..
        • Okanogan County  on or after December 19, 2014 and before May 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.
      • Wisconsin
        • Barron County on or after March 25, 2015 and before August 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.*
        • Chippewa County on or after April 1, 2015 and before August 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Jefferson County Fresh/Frozen poultry and poultry products on or after March 21, 2015 and before August 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.
        • Juneau County on or after March 27, 2015 and before August 19, 2015 are ineligible for export.

Documentation Requirements

  1. Red meat and red meat products - Obtain FSIS Form 9060-5--Meat and Poultry Certificate of Wholesomeness.
  2. Beef and beef products - Obtain FSIS Form 9060-5, Meat and Poultry Export Certificate of Wholesomeness. The following statements must be included in the "Remarks" section of FSIS Form 9060-5 or on an FSIS letterhead certificate:
    1. The beef and beef products were derived from animals that were born and raised in the United States or were legally imported in accordance with U.S. import regulations.
    2. The beef and beef products were not derived from 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 any cattle regardless of age.
    3. The feeding of ruminants with ruminant origin meat-and-bone meal and greaves is prohibited in the United States.
    4. The cattle from which the beef and beef products were obtained were not subjected to a stunning process with a device injecting compressed air or gas into the cranial cavity, or to a pithing process.
  3. Beef tallow for human consumption - Obtain FSIS Form 9060-5, Meat and Poultry Export Certificate of Wholesomeness. The following statement must be provided in the Remarks section:

    "That the maximum content of insoluble impurities of the tallow does not exceed 0.15 percent of its weight."
  4. Poultry and Poultry products - Obtain FSIS Form 9060-5, Meat and Poultry Export Certificate of Wholesomeness.

    For fresh/frozen poultry and fresh/frozen poultry products, the following statement must be typed in the "Remarks" section of FSIS Form 9060-5:

    "The birds from which the meat was derived originated from farms located in a zone free of Newcastle disease and highly pathogenic avian influenza as defined by OIE."*


Other Requirements

Signature on certificates - All required forms and supplementary statements must be signed by a veterinarian (name, degree, DVM or equivalent, and the District Number must be indicated following the signature).

Plants Eligible to Export

All Federally inspected establishments are eligible to export to Guatemala.

 

 

Last Modified Apr 10, 2017