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: 31 Jul 2012 | Removal date: 29 Sep 2012
Still in force

Export ban

 On 31 July 2012, Bangladesh banned export of all kinds of sweet water fishes and hilsa fish for three weeks to keep supply and prices under control during Ramadan. On 5 August 2012, the ban was extended until 23 September 2012.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

042 Fish live, fresh or chilled for human consumption
0301 Live fish.
030199 Other
0302 Fish, fresh or chilled, excluding fish fillets and other fish meat of heading 03.04.
030289 Other
212 Prepared & preserved fish, crustaceans, molluscs
0303 Fish, frozen, excluding fish fillets and other fish meat of heading 03.04.
030312 Other Pacific salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha, Oncorhynchus keta, Oncorhynchus tschawytscha, Oncorhynchus kisutch, Oncorhynchus masou and Oncorhynchus rhodurus)
030323 Tilapias (Oreochromis spp.)
030325 Carp (Cyprinus carpio, Carassius carassius, Ctenopharyngodon idellus, Hypophthalmichthys spp., Cirrhinus spp., Mylopharyngodon piceus)
030381 Dogfish and other sharks
030389 Other
0305 Fish, dried, salted or in brine; smoked fish, whether or not cooked before or during the smoking process; flours, meals and pellets of fish, fit for human consumption.
030559 Other

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