Colombia Poultry Export Quota, Inc.

What is COLOM-PEQ

Colombia Poultry Export Quota, Inc (COLOM-PEQ) is a not-for-profit Delaware corporation formed by the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) and Colombia’s Federación Nacional de Avicultores (FENAVI).

COLOM-PEQ’s sole and exclusive business is (1) to conduct an open tender process as a means of allocating shares to the highest bidders, among participating persons or entities incorporated or domiciled in the United States, of the tariff-rate quota for poultry products as agreed between the United States of America and the Republic of Colombia as part of the Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA); (2) to distribute the proceeds of that open tender process to support the operation and administration of COLOM-PEQ, and (3) to distribute remaining funds to USAPEEC and FENAVI for the purpose of funding market access, market promotion, educational, capacity-building, scientific and technical projects for the benefit of the U.S. and Colombian poultry industries.

Useful Links for Exporters

A. Export Requirements for Colombia

1. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), December 16, 2013

2. FSIS Letterhead Certificate

B. Meat, Poultry and Egg Production Inspection Directory

1. Directory of establishments that produce meat, poultry, and/or egg products regulated by USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)

C. Definitional Clarification on Products Subject to the TRQ

D. List of Plants approved by INVIMA for importing meat to Colombia

 

Colombia Poultry Export Quota, Inc. (COLOM-PEQ)
c/o DTB Associates, LLP
1700 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20006-4707
Phone: 1-202-684-2512      Fax: 1-202-684-2234
E-mail: administrator@colom-peq.org