August 26, 2020
CMA CGM informs its customers that in response to the rapid expansion of brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) throughout Europe and North America, New-Zealand authorities have issued guidelines and instructions for the 2020/2021 high risk season (September 1st, 2020 to April 30th, 2021) to prevent infestations.
As with previous BMSB risk seasons, it is the responsibility of the customer with cargo subject to these restrictions to meet treatment and certification/reporting requirements for their cargo (measures apply to all new of used vehicles, machinery & parts).
For all details/guidelines on these requirements, please refer to the following dedicated website.
CMA CGM press release