ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Dec 2010

In December 2010, the government of Pakistan announced a change in the technical requirements for goods market entry.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of Pakistan
Ministry of Finance, Economic Affairs, Statistics and Revenue; Customs Import; SRO.577(I)/2005, amendment S.R.O.84(I)/2010

Secondary source in English: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2011%5C03%5C30%5Cstory_30-3-2011_pg5_1

Update: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2012%5C09%5C02%5Cstory_2-9-2012_pg5_5


Inception date: 08 Dec 2010 | Removal date: 10 Oct 2012
Still in force

Import ban

On 8 December 2010, Pakistan raised the age limit for the import of used cars from 3 years to 5 years.
 
On 11 October 2012, the ceiling has been reduced to 4 years.

AFFECTED SECTORS