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APHIS Adds Burma to the List of Regions Affected by African Swine Fever The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) added Burma to the list of regions affected by African swine fever (ASF) [link to d

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) added Burma to the list of regions affected by African swine fever (ASF) [link to docket]. On August 14, 2019, the veterinary authorities of Burma reported an ASF occurrence to the World Organization of Animal Health (OIE). In response to that report, APHIS added Burma to the list of regions affected with ASF on August 19, 2019. Pork and pork products, including casings, are now subject to import restrictions. The docket may be viewed here.

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