ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Apr 2016In April 2016, the European Commission announced a rule change for import registration.
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On 29 April 2016, the European Commission published regulation 2016/670 introducing an import licensing regime for steel products exceeding 2.5 tonnes.
The exact list of products covered by the regulation can be found in Annex I (cf. Sources). Furthermore, the licensing regime shall not apply for members of the EEA.
The regulation came into force on the day of its publication and will be active until 15 May 2020.