General Importation Issues

08/03/17:  Diplomatic Note 17-1171: Updated Procedures for Submitting Form DS-1504

05/23/06:  Diplomatic Note 06-120: Food Importation Requirements for Non-Commercial Shipments

02/24/06:  Notice: Enforcement of Wood Packaging Materials Regulation Enters Second Phase

12/14/05:  Diplomatic Note 05-291: Regulations Regarding the Importation of Wood Packaging Materials

07/01/04:  Notice: Customs Brokers and Freight Handlers’ Requirements for Diplomatic Shipments

05/06/04:  Diplomatic Note 04-03: Importation of Firearms and Ammunition

10/14/03:  Diplomatic Note 03-176: Procedures for Customs Duty-Free Import of Items of Exhibition

01/01/03:  Diplomatic Note 02-281: Customs Duty Free Importation

Diplomatic Pouch Issues

02/20/14:  OAS Diplomatic Note No. 06-B: New Diplomatic Pouch Procedures

01/17/14:  USUN Diplomatic Note No. HC-90 (REVISED)-13: New Diplomatic Pouch Procedures

11/13/12:  Diplomatic Note 12-306: New Diplomatic Pouch Procedures

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