ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Mar 2014

March 24th, 2014 - The Chinese government published a list of overseas firms from whom Chinese cotton importers were officially allowed to purchase cotton.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

PRC General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, March 24th, 2014. (国家质量监督检验检疫总局《质检总局关于公布准予登记和准予续延登记证书有效期的进口棉花境外供货企业名单的公告》(2014年第28号))
http://www.aqsiq.gov.cn/xxgk_13386/jlgg_12538/zjgg/2014/201403/t20140325_407205.htm

Inception date: 24 Mar 2014 | Removal date: open ended

Import licensing requirement

On March 24th, 2014, the Chinese General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine released a list of firms who were officially approved as importers from whom Chinese firms could purchase cotton.

The list applies to all Chinese cotton importers.

This edition of the list confirmed that 56 new firms would be allowed to export cotton to China.

The firms on this list are from the following jurisdictions:

  • Hong Kong SAR
  • India
  • Kazakhstan
  • Madagascar
  • Nigeria
  • Seychelles
  • Tanzania
  • Zambia
  • Uruguay
  • British Virgin Islands
  • USA
  • Australia

 

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