ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Nov 2009

In November 2009, the government of Sri Lanka announced a rule change relating to export registration.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



The Gazette (extra Ordinary) No 1627/2, 9 November 2009, Sri Lanka
Available at: http://www.imexport.gov.lk/web/images/PDF_upload/Commodities/g%2011941%20e.pdf

Gazette Extraordinary, No. 1263/1, 18 November 2002, Sri Lanka
Available at: http://www.ecd.lk/web/images/rdevelopment/55008f0ae0711c1b923c50bd92432c7d-1263-1--E-.pdf


Inception date: 10 Nov 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export licensing requirement

On 10 November 2009 the 1979 Export Regulations of Sri Lanka was amended under the Gazette (extra Ordinary) No 1627/2 published on 9 November 2009 . Hereto the Gazette Extraordinary, No. 1263/1 of 18 November 2002 is abolished with the subsequent introduction of export license requirement on the following steel and metal goods:

Granulated slag from the manufacture of iron or steel (2618.00); various waste from the manufacturing of iron or steel (2619.00); various metals containing ash or residue except iron and steel (2620.29, 2620.30, 2620.40); slag and ash nes, including seaweed ash (2621.10, 2621.90); specific pig iron and spiegeleisen in primary forms (7201.10, 7201.20, 7201.50); various ferrous products from reduction of iron ore, pure iro (7203.10, 7203.90); various ferrous waste or scrap, ingots or iron or steel (7204.10, 7204.21, 7204.29, 7204.30, 7204.41, 7204.49, 7204.50); various pig iron, spiegeleisen, iron or steel granules and powders (7205.10, 7205.21, 7205.29); various iron and non-alloy steel in ingots or other primary forms (7206.10, 7206.90); various semi-finished products of iron or non-alloy steel (7207.11, 7207.12, 7207.19, 7207.20); various iron or non-allow steels wires (7217.10, 7217.20, 7217.30, 7217.90); stainless steel in ingots or other primary forms, semi-finished products (7218.10, 7218.91, 7218.99); hot rolled bars and rods in irregularly wound coils of stainless steel (7221.00); wire of stainless steel (7223.00); other alloy steel in ingots or other primary forms, semi finished products of alloy steel (7224.10, 7224.90); hot-rolled bars and rods in irregularly wound coils of other alloy steel (7227.10, 7227.20, 7227.90); wire of other alloy steel (7229.20, 7229.90); iron or steel standard wire, ropes, cables, plaited bands, slings and the like not electrically insulated (7312.10, 7312.90); copper mattes, cement copper (7401.00); unrefined copper, copper anodes for electrolytic refining (7402.00); various refined copper and copper alloys, unwrought (7403.11, 7403.12, 7403.13, 7403.19, 7403.21, 7403.22, 7403.29); copper waste and scrap (7404.00); master alloys of copper (7405.00); specific types of copper powders and flakes (7406.10, 7406.20); various copper bars, rods and profiles (7407.10, 7407.21, 7407.29); specific copper wire (7408.11, 7408.19, 7408.21, 7408.22, 7408.29); copper plates, sheets and strips exceeding 0.15 mm in thickness (7409.11, 7409.19, 7409.21, 7409.29, 7409.31, 7409.39, 7409.40, 7409.90); copper foil not exceeding 0.15 mm in thickness (7410.11, 7410.12, 7410.21, 7410.22); nickel waste and scrap (7503.00); aluminium waste and scrap (7602.00); various aluminium powers and flakes (7603.10, 7603.20); aluminium bars, rods and profiles (7604.10, 7604.21, 7604.29); specific aluminium wire (7605.11, 7605.19, 7605.21, 7605.29); aluminium standard wire, cables, plaited bands and the like not electrically insulated (7614. 10, 7614.90); unwrought lead (7801.10, 7801.91, 7801.99); lead waste and scraps (7802.00); lead plates, sheets, strips, foil, powers and flakes (7804.11, 7804.19, 7804.20) other articles of lead (7806.00); unwrought zinc (7901.11, 7901.12, 7901.20); zinc dust, powers, flakes (7903.10, 7903.90); tin waste and scrap (8002.00); tungsten waste and scrap (8101.97); molybdenum waste and scrap (8102.97); tantalum waste and scrap (8103.30); magnesium waste and scrap (8104.20); cobalt waste and scrap (8105.30); bismuth waste and scrap (8106.00); cadmium waste and scrap (8107.30); titanium waste and scrap (8108.30); zirconium waste and scrap (8109.30); antimony waste and scrap (8110.20); manganese waste and scrap (8111.00); other metal waste and scraps (8112.13, 8112.22, 8112.30, 8112.40, 8112.52, 8112.92).

AFFECTED SECTORS