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Plant Health Technical Bilateral Meetings

October 2019 

  • U.S. - European Union Plant Health Bilateral Meeting in Brussels, Belgium, October 1 and 2, 2019 
    Contact Matthew Messenger for details, matthew.t.messenger@usda.gov  
  • U.S. - Ecuador Plant Health Bilateral Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, October 15 and 16, 2019 
    Contact Mohamed Sedegui for details, mohamed.sedegui@usda.gov  
  • U.S. - Taiwan Plant Health Technical Meeting in Riverdale, MarylandOctober 22 to 24, 2019 
    Contact Karen Ackerman for details, karen.z.ackerman@usda.gov  
  • U.S. - Canada Plant Health Bilateral Meeting in Montreal, CanadaOctober 29, 2019 
    Contact Shelah Morita for details, shelah.i.morita@usda.gov  
  • U.S. - Mexico Plant Health Bilateral Meeting in Montreal, CanadaOctober 31, 2019 
    Contact Eric Longen for details, eric.c.longen@usda.gov  

December 2019 

  • U.S. - Colombia Plant Health Bilateral Meeting in Pereira, ColombiaDecember 10 to 12, 2019 
    Contact Mohamed Sedegui for details, mohamed.sedegui@usda.gov  



The Phytosanitary Issues Management (PIM) staff requests stakeholder input in developing agenda items for upcoming Plant Health Technical Bilateral Meetings. Please contact the PIM staff by calling 301-851-2046. The meetings are an opportunity to acquire, expand, or maintain export and import agricultural markets by:

  • Exchanging information about specific commodities.
  • Amending current phytosanitary requirements based on updated information.
  • Documenting agreements made and next steps.
  • Establishing time frames for completion of items/resolution of issues.
  • Establishing joint working groups to explore and resolve issues of mutual concern.
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