Following is an excerpt from a recent CMA CGM advisory.
The Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has issued guidelines and instructions for the 2021/2022 high risk season (September 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022) to prevent brown marmorated stink bug infestations.
For the 2021-22 BMSB risk season, measures will apply to:
certain goods manufactured in, or shipped from target risk countries, and/or
vessels that berth at, load, or tranship from target risk countries
The measures apply to goods that have been shipped between 1 September 2021 and 30 April 2022.
Target high risk goods shipped between 1 September 2021 and 30 April 2022 require mandatory treatment.
The BMSB seasonal measures are available on the BMSB webpage.
Target high risk cargoes: click here
Target risk countries: click here
The following countries below have been categorized as target risk.
Any target high risk or target risk goods which are manufactured in or shipped from the target risk countries will be subject to BMSB seasonal measures.
Any vessel that berths at, loads or tranships from the target risk countries also subject to BMSB seasonal measures.
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