ANNOUNCEMENT 11 May 2010In May 2010, the government of Kazakhstan announced an alteration to its export prohibitions.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Decision No. 247 of 16 April 2010 of the Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan authorised Kazakhstan to introduce a temporary ban on the imports of white sugar (classified under code 1701 99 100) and other miscellaneous types of sugar (classified under code 1701 99 900) from 11 May 2010 to 1 July 2010.
This import ban is not applied with respect to trade with Russia and Belarus (article 3 of Decision No. 247).
UN Comtrade trade flows for 2009 have been used in order to identify the affected trading partners.