ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Aug 2015
August 6th, 2015 - In announcement No.34/2015, China's General Administration of Customs announced the addition of four grains to the list of products that need automatic import licenses to be brought into the PRC.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
General Administration of Customs of the PRC, August 6th 2015. (关于将大麦、高粱、木薯和玉米酒糟纳入自动进口许可管理的公告)
On the 6th of August 2015, The PRC's General Administration of Customs released a circular declaring that from September of the same year, the following four grains would be subject to import licensing:
Prior to this announcement, the products in question were not subject to import licensing, hence the classification of this as a red intervention.