ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2009

In January 2009, the government of Chad announced an altered export prohibition.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



MISNA, 'Fishing Resumes in Lake Chad.' http://www.misna.org/news.asp?a=1&IDLingua=1&id=274341


Inception date: 01 Jan 2009 | Removal date: 02 Jul 2010
Still in force

Export ban

The government of Chad has lifted the ban on exports of fish from Lake Chad. The ban was imposedin January 2009 to try to contain rising prices of basic food items on the local market. In lifting the ban, the government acknowledged the ban has caused the local fishing industry.
UN comtrade statistics are not available. Hence no affected trading partners could be enumerated.
 
 
 
 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
N/A

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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