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Phytosanitary Project

Wayne Iversen

By Wayne Iversen


April 4, 2012

Phytosanitary specialist Mr. Brian Zak was in China in the week of March 19th and gave an overview on Canadian Forest Industry and its Market Directions as well as Phytosanitary related issues to Canada Wood staff, Canadian Consulate reps and BC trade staff.

Trips to ports of Taicang, Lianyungang and Tianjin was made during the same week to meet with local CIQ officials, Port authority and custom etc, to review Canadian Log and sawn timber shipments and associated concerns and issues and suggestions, to discuss quarantine facilities as well as phytosanitary related issues and certificates etc.