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DA Holds Public Information on 2nd Border Harmonized Import Inspection Protocol to Agri-Fishery Importers


June 28, 2013



The Department of Agriculture (DA) conducted a Public Information on the DA 2nd Border Harmonized Import Inspection Protocol at the Bureau of Soils and Water Management (BSWM) Convention Hall last June 26, 2013. A total of 71 agricultural and fishery importers accredited by the Bureau of Fishery and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and the Bureau of Plant Industry (BPI) attended the forum. Key officials from concerned DA agencies responsible for the implementation of the protocol were also present. Among them are Dr. Simeon Amurao, Assistant Director of the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI); Atty. Beata H.O. Obsioma, Deputy Executive Director of National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS); and representatives from BFAR, BPI and DA Inter-Commerce Network Services.