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DromSealis

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08-01-2016 08:37 PM

Hello,

I am hoping to ship Katalox, Verawood, Yellowheart, Bloodwood and/or Steamed swiss Pearwood lumber logs from an American country (Mexico, South American country) to India. Being new with this, I would like to learn the following:

1 – Other than Phytosanitary inspections, what other requirements are there to proceed through?

2 – What international fees and/or penalty charges are there (other than those for Phyto.) for lumber wood?

What I do understand is that the 5 woods listed are not at a (decent) status of endangerment, since none of them are on the CITES or IUCN Red list. (One of Verawood’s species, sarmientoi, is on the CITES appendix II; aroborea, the other cousin species, however, isn’t; so, I am okay there.)

Thanks,
DromS

-- Drom


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Mark Shymanski

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#1 posted 08-02-2016 06:32 PM

There may be more authoritative sites for this kind of information than LJs; I would check with places like the Indian embassy and perhaps the international trade organizations in the respective countries for actual binding answers as opposed to opinions of LJ members.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 08-03-2016 01:21 PM

Not sure – you say Lumber logs….

From an import/export standpoint Lumber is different than logs.

Typically with fees Lumber can be exported…. logs are not

-- 'Political correctness is fascism pretending to be manners' ~George Carlin

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DromSealis

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#3 posted 08-03-2016 04:08 PM

I’m inquiring about logs. Lumber (especially small turning blanks) I’ve shipped with little to no problem in the past.

-- Drom

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