ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Mar 2012

In March 2012, the government of Costa Rica initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: No inception date

Safeguard

On 8 May 2012, Costa Rica initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of pounded rice. The subject product falls under HS code 1006.3090. The investigation was initiated following an application filed on 8 March 2012 by the National Association of Rice Millers on behalf of the domestic pounded rice industry.
 
On 14 November 2012, the Costa Rican authorities terminated the above safeguard investigation without the imposition of duties.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS