ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jan 2014

On 20 January 2014. the Malaysia government announced a change in import formalities.

The amendments come into effect on 27 January 2014.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Federal Government Gazette, P.U. (A) 18/2014 Customs (Prohibition of Imports) (Amendment) Order 2014. Available at: http://www.federalgazette.agc.gov.my/outputp/pua_20140120_P.U.%20(A)%2018-Perintah%20Bersih-Perintah%20Kastam%20(Larangan%20Mengenai%20Import)%20(Pindaan)2014%20(PEWARTAAN).pdf

Inception date: 27 Jan 2014 | Removal date: open ended

Import licensing requirement

On 20 January 2014. the Malaysia government introduced additional import requirements for casino and keno game equipment (HS 950490).

Imports require letters of approval from the Ministry of Finance.

The amendments come into effect on 27 January 2014.

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