ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jun 2011

In June 2011, the government of Egypt announced an altered export prohibition.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO. (November 2011). OVERVIEW OF DEVELOPMENTS IN THE INTERNATIONAL TRADING ENVIRONMENT (WT/TPR/OV/14). Available at http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news11_e/igo_26oct11_e.htm


Inception date: 20 Jun 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export ban

As confirmed by the Permanent Delegation of Egypt to the WTO, the government of Egypt has imposed an export ban for raw hides and leather "in wet condition". The ban came into effect on 20 June 2011.

AFFECTED SECTORS