ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Jan 2015

In January 2015, the government of Kazakhstan announced an altered export prohibition.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 21 Feb 2015 | Removal date: 22 Dec 2015
Still in force

Export ban

On 9 January 2015, the government of Kazakhstan temporarily banned the export of certain ferrous metal waste. Order 4 of the Ministry for Investment and Development prohibited the export of waste and scrap of ferrous metals classified under code 7204 (except for items 7204.21.1000, 7204.21.9000, and 7204.29.0000 from 11 February 2015. The ban was originally set to last for 6 months.

However, Order 868 of the Ministry for Investment and Development prolonged the ban for an additional 4 months.

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