USDA/APHIS imports? New codes published

Per CSMS #16-000671:

US Customs has updated and posted the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) CBP and Trade Automated Interface Requirements (CATAIR) Appendix PGA to CBP.gov.  Below are details of the update:usda aphis

  • For the PG10, for APHIS Core, codes were added (or definitions refined) for the following:
    • Category Codes
    • Commodity Qualifier Codes
    • Commodity Characteristic Qualifiers
  • For the PG14, for APHIS Core and NMFS, Type Codes were added.