CFIA-AIRS Updates September 7th, 2021

A) Chapter 07 was published to change the release recommendation from “Refer to CFIA-NISC” to “Approved” for the following HS codes with the end use “Other end uses” originating from the United States. - Onion (fresh or chilled)

B) Chapter 12 was published to remove the end use “Human Consumption” for the following HS codes.

12.07.29 - Cotton seeds: Other - Shea nuts (karite nuts) (seeds) - Strawberry (seed) - Other fruit (seed) - Pine (seed) - Echium spp. other than E. plantagineum (seed) - Seed other (miscellaneous) - Alkanet root powder - Other apothecary supplies           

This created a requirement version change for the following HS codes under: - Glycine max (Soybean), grain - Canola seed (grain) - Rape seed (grain)    - Helianthus annuus (Sunflower), seed - In-shell      - Helianthus annuus (Sunflower), Whole - Shelled - Helianthus annuus (Sunflower), Other - Palm nuts and kernels (whole) - Palm nuts and kernels (broken) - Watermelon seeds - Other melon seeds - Shea nuts (karite nuts) (grain) - Echium spp. other than E. plantagineum (seed)  - Other oil seed (seed) - Other oil seeds and oleaginous fruits (seed) oil seeds and oleaginous fruits (grain)      - Soybean flour or meals, non defatted or partially defatted    - Flours and meals of other oil seeds and oleaginous fruits 
12.09.22 - Seeds of forage plants : Clover (Trifolium spp.) seeds     
12.10.10 - Hop cones, neither ground nor powdered nor in the form of pellets
12.10.20 - Hop cones, ground, powdered or in the form of pellets; lupulin    - Ginseng - dried - Mint, peppermint - with or without roots (dried) - Chamomile - with or without roots (dried) - Hyssop - with or without roots (dried) - Lemon grass - with or without roots (dried) - Clary - with or without roots (dried) - Herbal tea: Single plant species, not containing other substances - Unroasted chicory roots - Angelica stems, provisionally preserved - Other vegetable products used primarily for human consumption, not elsewhere specified - Barley grass powder - Bran for human consumption  

Please verify your version numbers before submitting through EDI. 
If you have any questions, please contact your National Import Service Centre.