Aug. 27, 2018 - On June 26, Peru published in its official register, El Peruano, the phytosanitary requirements necessary to allow for the import of poinsettia plants and cuttings originating in and coming from the United States. Peru has also notified these requirements to the World Trade Organization. The new requirements became effective June 30. Each shipment must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate issued by APHIS. There will be a three month post-entry quarantine process during which the material undergoes inspection at the place of production.