ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Jun 2015

In June 2015, the government of Panama announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



El decreto de Gabinete N?16 de 23 de junio de 2015 (in Spanish) https://www.gacetaoficial.gob.pa/pdfTemp/27813_C/51270.pdf


Inception date: 23 Jun 2015 | Removal date: 22 Dec 2015
Still in force

Import quota

On 23 June 2015 the government of Panama via Cabinet Decree No. 16 (amending Cabinet Decree No. 14 of 2 June 2015) approved the importation of an additional one million quintals of rice until 31 December 2015.
Furthermore, the Decree No. 16 states that the imported rice must come exclusively from the United States of America given the commitments set by the Trade Promotion Act signed between USA and Panama.
 

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