Using CSV issue importer with a field using the database-values-plugin

Is it possible to do a CSV import  to create issues when one of the fields is using the database-values-plugin to pull values from a remote system?   

When I attempt it using "Import Issues from CSV" under the Issues menu I get an error stating that the custom field value is null.

When I attempt it using "External System Import" under the admin menu I can import but the value shows up as Unknown id: [value imported].

I've checked the vendor documentation and did not find anything that helps.  Any tips or tricks would be greatly appreciated.

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I was able to track down the issue. The importer only allows the value of the remote database ID. Not the “name” column.
So when I attempt to upload using name value the cvs import fails. If I use the database ID from the remote DB table, the issue imports successfully. 

The format would be something like this:

{code}
Summary,Matter
Testing CSV upload,id:44b89e40-6232-11e5-8d1567890 {code}

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