FSIS Exempted Food Changes

Beginning June 22, 2009, changes were made to the USDA Permitting Process for FSIS-Exempted Food Products Containing Meat and Poultry Ingredients. Food products which were generally exempted from needing an Import Permit due to the fact that small amounts of meat and/or poultry ingredients were involved are no longer exempt. Read all the details you need to know here: http://www.cbp.gov/xp/cgov/trade/trade_programs/agriculture/meat_poultry_regs.xml

Contact a Flegenheimer representative for assistance if you require an import license for previously exempt food items.