ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Jun 2009
June 3rd, 2009 - A joint announcement from China's Ministry of Finance and General Administration of Customs revealed its new catalogue of processing trade goods subject to import/export bans.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
PRC Ministry of Finance, June 3rd 2009. (商务部、海关总署公告2009年第37号 公布《2009年加工贸易禁止类商品目录》)
On the 3rd of June 2009, the Chinese government released a new version of its roster of goods relating to the processing trade that are subject to import/export bans.
31 tariff lines were added to the list of products banned from import.
The catalogue went into effect upon its release.
As well as the above, 58 products had their import bans removed.
In addition to the import bans, 38 products were newly added to the list of items subject to an export ban.