Portions of the Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) went into effect today (May 31, 2017).
If you buy animal food products direct from a foreign company, they have probably asked you to provide them with the following information:
- Contact Name
- Contact Email
- Company DUNS Number
This information must be reported to U.S. Customs and Border Protection for all imported food products prior to entry into the US.
- How do you get a DUNS Number?
Apply at: www.dandb.com/free-duns-number
- Does it cost anything to get a DUNS Number?
No it’s free.