ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jun 2015

According to the WTO, the Government of Mexico removed certain petroleum and oil products that were subject to mandatory prior import and authorizations.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 2 liberalising

SOURCE

WTO (2017). Trade Monitoring Database. Retrieved on 19 July 2017 from http://tmdb.wto.org

WTO (2018). WTO Report on G-20 Trade Measures (mid-October 2017 to mid-May 2018) incl. annexes. Available at: https://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news18_e/monit_04jul18_e.htm

Inception date: 15 Jun 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

According to the WTO, on June 15, 2015, the Mexican Ministry of Energy amended the list of petroleum and oil products subject to mandatory import authorization, removing 13 tariff lines from it.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 15 Jun 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export licensing requirement

The Permanent Delegation of Mexico to the WTO also announced that as from 15 June 2015, 18 tariff lines had been removed from the list of petroleum and oil products subject to mandatory prior export authorisations.