ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Feb 2011In February 2011, the government of Ukraine announced a rule change for import registration.
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Uriadovy Curier of 11.03.2011 N 44, Oficiyny Visnyk Ukrainy, 2011, N 18 (18.03.2011), p. 741
WTO document G/LIC/N/2/UKR/2, 17 May 2011
Official webpage of Ukrainian law: http://zakon.rada.gov.ua/cgi-bin/laws/main.cgi?nreg=z0117-09 (in Ukranian)
By theResolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine "On amendments to the Procedure for Allocating the Tariff Rate Quota on Imported Raw Cane Sugar" of 28 February 2011 No. 204. the Government of Ukraine has implemented non-automatic import licensing requirement for raw cane sugar (HS 1701.11) effective from 18 March 2011.
Non-automatic licensing is used to administer trade restrictions such as quantitative restrictions. Automatic import licensing (licensing maintained to collect statistical and other factual information on imports) is defined as import licensing where the approval of the application is granted in all cases.