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 2013 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2014
Still in force

Export quota

On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) of China issued the first batch of export quota on rare earth for 2013. The export quota on light rare earth is 13561 tons. The export quota on middle and heavy rare earth is 1938 tons. The total export quota on rare earth is 15499 tons.
 
Comparing to the first batch announcement in 2012, there is around 40% increase in quota on light rare earth, and around 10% increase in quota on heavy rare earth. 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

342 Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c.
2805 Alkali or alkalineearth metals; rareearth metals, scandium and yttrium, whether or not intermixed or interalloyed; mercury.
280511 Sodium
280512 Calcium
280519 Other
280530 Rareearth metals, scandium and yttrium, whether or not intermixed or interalloyed
2846 Compounds, inorganic or organic, of rareearth metals, of yttrium or of scandium or of mixtures of these metals.
284610 Cerium compounds
284690 Other

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