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: 08 Dec 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import ban

 Effective 8 December 2014, Vietnam banned the import of timber under HS 4403 and 4407 from Cambodia and Laos. This ban is applicable only to timber imported for re-export to third countries.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

031 Wood in the rough
4403 Wood in the rough, whether or not stripped of bark or sapwood, or roughly squared.
440320 Other, coniferous
440349 Other
440391 Of oak (Quercus spp.)
440392 Of beech (Fagus spp.)
440399 Other
311 Wood, sawn or chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled, of a thickness exceeding 6 mm; railway or tramway sleepers (cross-ties) of wood, not impregnated
4407 Wood sawn or chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planed, sanded or endjointed, of a thickness exceeding 6 mm.
440710 Coniferous
440721 Mahogany (Swietenia spp.)
440722 Virola, Imbuia and Balsa
440729 Other
440791 Of oak (Quercus spp.)
440792 Of beech (Fagus spp.)
440793 Of maple (Acer spp.)
440795 Of ash (Fraxinus spp.)
440799 Other

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