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APHIS Approves Beef Imports from Two South American Regions

APHIS Approves Beef Imports from Two South American Regions

Excerpt from: American Shipper | By: Hailey Desormeaux | July 2 2015

The agency announced it will amend regulations to allow for the importation of chilled and frozen beef from Northern Argentina and fourteen states in Brazil.

APHIS will allow imports of frozen beef from parts of Brazil and Argentina.The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Inspection Service (APHIS) is amending its regulations to allow the importation of chilled and frozen beef from certain regions in Brazil and Argentina after concluding the regions can comply with U.S. import certification requirements.

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