IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

Supranational

AFFECTED FLOW

Outflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 29 Jun 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export-related non-tariff measure, nes

On 29 July 2010 the East African Community (EAC) Gazette announced under legal notice number EAC/16/2010 the amendment of the East African Community Customs Management Act 2004, the Third schedule, Part B (Restricted Goods) to include: 'used automobile batteries, lead scrap, crude and refined lead and all forms of scrap metals'.Such goods are henceforth subject to export restrictions from the Community as specified in the aforementioned 2004 Management Act.
 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

393 Metal wastes or scraps
7204 Ferrous waste and scrap; remelting scrap ingots of iron or steel.
720410 Waste and scrap of cast iron
720449 Other
7404 Copper waste and scrap.
740400 Copper waste and scrap.
416 Other non-ferrous metals, cerments & articles thereos
8105 Cobalt mattes and other intermediate products of cobalt metallurgy; cobalt and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
810520 Cobalt mattes and other intermediate products of cobalt metallurgy; unwrought cobalt; powders

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