The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act program has moved.
Previously in Manassas, Va., the PACA National License Center has moved to USDA Headquarters in Washington, D.C., according to a USDA news release. The center’s direct phone line is (202) 260-8556, and fax is (202) 260-8575. Staff e-mails remain the same as does the general e-mail at PACALicense@ams.usda.gov. The offices are now located with the USDA’s Dispute Resolution Branch and the Investigative Enforcement Branch.
Also moving from Manassas, Va., the PACA Eastern Region Office is now in Fredericksburg, Va. The new phone number will be (540) 376-6022, and fax will be (540) 373-2690. This office is co-located with the Agricultural Marketing Service Fruit and Vegetable Program Specialty Crops Inspection Division Training Center.
PACA’s other offices general e-mails have also been updated, according to the release:
Central Regional Office: PACACentral@ams.usda.gov
Western Regional Office: PACAWest@ams.usda.gov
Dispute Resolution Branch: PACADispute@ams.usda.gov
Investigative Enforcement Branch: PACAInvestigations@ams.usda.gov
For PACA questions, call (800) 495-7222.