ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Mar 2019
On 4 March 2019, the Jordanian Ministry of Trade and Industry approved a new mechanism introducing import license requirements for white cement.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Decree no. 28/2019. Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Supply. 4 March 2019. Arabic. Available at https://www.mit.gov.jo/EchoBusV3.0/SystemAssets/Documents/AR/%D9%82%D8%B1%D8%A7%D8%B1-%D8%B1%D9%82%D9%85-28-%D9%84%D8%B3%D9%86%D8%A9-2019-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B3%D9%85%D9%86%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%A8%D9%8A%D8%B6.pdf
On 4 March 2019, the Jordanian Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Supply issued Decree no. 28/2019 introducing import license requirements for white portland cement falling under HS code 2523.21.00.00.
The new mechanism sets steps and procedures for issuing import licenses for white portland cement. Most importantly, it specifies that issued licenses have a validation period of three months from the date of its issuance with two conditions: