IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 17 Apr 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import quota

According to numerous press reports that do not contradict one another, the government of Nigeria has introduced a new import quota policy for fish. It aims to reduce Nigeria's frozen fish imports by 25 percent and to stop the import of fish species that are farmed in Nigeria.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

042 Fish live, fresh or chilled for human consumption
0302 Fish, fresh or chilled, excluding fish fillets and other fish meat of heading 03.04.
030236 Southern bluefin tunas (Thunnus maccoyii)
030243 Sardines (Sardina pilchardus, Sardinops spp.), sardinella (Sardinella spp.), brisling or sprats (Sprattus sprattus)

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