IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

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: 01 Jan 2012 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2012
Still in force

Export quota

On 31 October 2011, Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) annouced the total export quota for agricultural and industrial products in 2012. Qualified applicants may apply for the quota to the MOFCOM or to local commerce authorities. The MOFCOM will receive the application from 1 November 2011 to 15 November 2011. 
 
Most of the agricultural products' export quotas remain unchanged. However, exports of live chickens are limited from 13,400,000 units to 6,400,000 units. Within this change, live chickens exported to Hong Kong are now limited from 10,000,000 units to 3,000,000 units. 
 
As for the export of industrial products, quotas are changed as follows:

  • Tungsten and articles thereof: limited from 15,700 tons to 15,400 tons
  • Tin and articles thereof: limited from 18,900 tons to 18,000 tons
  • Antimony and antimony product(metal content): limited from 60,300 tons to 59,400 tons
  • Molybdenum and articles thereof: limited from 25,500 tons to 25,000 tons
  • Alumina: limited from 830,000 tons to 700,000 tons 
  • Silver (metal content): limited from 5,670 tons to 5,387 tons
  • Phosphate ore: limited from 1,500,000 tons to 1,200,000 tons
  • Talcum powder: increased from 610,000 tons to 680,000 tons 
  • Licorice and products: limited from 6,500 tons to 6,300 tons

 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

019 Forage; natural rubber; living plants; raw vegetable materials
1211 Plants and parts of plants (including seeds and fruits), of a kind used primarily in perfumery, in pharmacy or for insecticidal, fungicidal or similar purposes, fresh or dried, whether or not cut, crushed or powdered.
121120 Ginseng roots
121190 Other
021 Live animals
0105 Live poultry, that is to say, fowls of the species Gallus domesticus, ducks, geese, turkeys and guinea fowls.
010511 Fowls of the species Gallus domesticus
010594 Fowls of the species Gallus domesticus
010599 Other
163 Precious & semi-precious stones; natural abrasives; other minerals
2526 Natural steatite, whether or not roughly trimmed or merely cut, by sawing or otherwise, into blocks or slabs of a rectangular (including square) shape; talc.
252610 Not crushed, not powdered
252620 Crushed or powdered
342 Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c.
2835 Phosphinates (hypophosphites), phosphonates (phosphites) and phosphates; polyphosphates, whether or not chemically defined.
283510 Phosphinates (hypophosphites) and phosphonates (phosphites)
283522 Of mono or disodium
283524 Of potassium
283525 Calcium hydrogenorthophosphate (“dicalcium phosphate”)
283526 Other phosphates of calcium
283529 Other
283531 Sodium triphosphate (sodium tripolyphosphate)
283539 Other
382 Jewellery & related articles
7113 Articles of jewellery and parts thereof, of precious metal or of metal clad with precious metal.
711311 Of silver, whether or not plated or clad with other precious metal
711319 Of other precious metal, whether or not plated or clad with precious metal
711320 Of base metal clad with precious metal
393 Metal wastes or scraps
7602 Aluminium waste and scrap.
760200 Aluminium waste and scrap.
8101 Tungsten (wolfram) and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
810197 Waste and scrap
8102 Molybdenum and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
810297 Waste and scrap
8110 Antimony and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
811020 Waste and scrap
414 Copper, nickel, aluminium, alumina, lead, zinc & tin, unwrought
7601 Unwrought aluminium.
760110 Aluminium, not alloyed
760120 Aluminium alloys
8001 Unwrought tin.
800110 Tin, not alloyed
800120 Tin alloys
415 Unfinished products of copper, nickel, aluminium, lead, zinc or tin
7603 Aluminium powders and flakes.
760310 Powders of nonlamellar structure
760320 Powders of lamellar structure; flakes
7604 Aluminium bars, rods and profiles.
760410 Of aluminium, not alloyed
760421 Hollow profiles
760429 Other
7605 Aluminium wire.
760511 Of which the maximum crosssectional dimension exceeds 7 mm
760519 Other
760521 Of which the maximum crosssectional dimension exceeds 7 mm
760529 Other
7606 Aluminium plates, sheets and strip, of a thickness exceeding 0.2 mm.
760611 Of aluminium, not alloyed
760612 Of aluminium alloys
760691 Of aluminium, not alloyed
760692 Of aluminium alloys
7607 Aluminium foil (whether or not printed or backed with paper, paperboard, plastics or similar backing materials) of a thickness (excluding any backing) not exceeding 0.2 mm.
760711 Rolled but not further worked
760719 Other
760720 Backed
7608 Aluminium tubes and pipes.
760810 Of aluminium, not alloyed
760820 Of aluminium alloys
7609 Aluminium tube or pipe fittings (for example, couplings, elbows, sleeves).
760900 Aluminium tube or pipe fittings (for example, couplings, elbows, sleeves).
8003 Tin bars, rods, profiles and wire.
800300 Tin bars, rods, profiles and wire.
416 Other non-ferrous metals, cerments & articles thereos
8101 Tungsten (wolfram) and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
810110 Powders
810194 Unwrought tungsten, including bars and rods obtained simply by sintering
810199 Other
8102 Molybdenum and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
810210 Powders
810294 Unwrought molybdenum, including bars and rods obtained simply by sintering
810295 Bars and rods, other than those obtained simply by sintering, profiles, plates, sheets, strip and foil
810299 Other
8110 Antimony and articles thereof, including waste and scrap.
811010 Unwrought antimony; powders
811090 Other
421 Structural metal products & parts
7610 Aluminium structures (excluding prefabricated buildings of heading 94.06) and parts of structures (for example, bridges and bridgesections, towers, lattice masts, roofs, roofing frameworks, doors and windows and their frames and thresholds for doors, bal
761010 Doors, windows and their frames and thresholds for doors
761090 Other
422 Tanks, reservoirs & containers of iron, steel or aluminium
7611 Aluminium reservoirs, tanks, vats and similar containers, for any material (other than compressed or liquefied gas), of a capacity exceeding 300 l, whether or not lined or heatinsulated, but not fitted with mechanical or thermal equipment.
761100 Aluminium reservoirs, tanks, vats and similar containers, for any material (other than compressed or liquefied gas), of a capacity exceeding 300 l, whether or not lined or heatinsulated, but not fitted with mechanical or thermal equipment.
7613 Aluminium containers for compressed or liquefied gas.
761300 Aluminium containers for compressed or liquefied gas.
429 Other fabricated metal products
7612 Aluminium casks, drums, cans, boxes and similar containers (including rigid or collapsible tubular containers), for any material (other than compressed or liquefied gas), of a capacity not exceeding 300 l, whether or not lined or heatinsulated, but not f
761210 Collapsible tubular containers
761290 Other
7614 Stranded wire, cables, plaited bands and the like, of aluminium, not electrically insulated.
761410 With steel core
761490 Other
7615 Table, kitchen or other household articles and parts thereof, of aluminium; pot scourers and scouring or polishing pads, gloves and the like, of aluminium; sanitary ware and parts thereof, of aluminium.
761510 Table, kitchen or other household articles and parts thereof; pot scourers and scouring or polishing pads, gloves and the like
761520 Sanitary ware and parts thereof
7616 Other articles of aluminium.
761610 Nails, tacks, staples (other than those of heading 83.05), screws, bolts, nuts, screw hooks, rivets, cotters, cotterpins, washers and similar articles
761691 Cloth, grill, netting and fencing, of aluminium wire
761699 Other
8007 Other articles of tin.
800700 Other articles of tin.

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