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Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Notice: If you have any questions or concerns regarding the procedures and requirements for exporting animal products, or to obtain a zoosanitary certificate for an animal product, you should contact the VS Field Office covering the area from which the product will be exported, the area in which your office is located, or the area in which the product is manufactured.
Animal Products to Latvia
Latvia became a member of the European Union (EU) on May 1, 2004. The EU has harmonized import requirements for certain animal origin product. For harmonized certificates, please refer to the general information file for the European Union. Exporters must have their importers confirm with the appropriate Ministry of Animal Health that Latvia will accept product on the appropriate EU certificates prior to shipment.
*Latvia will accept certificates that are in English.
*When there is Doubt What Certification Requirements Apply* - Steps to follow - May 2015 (pdf 13kb)