ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Sep 2011

In September 2011, the government of Puerto Rico announced a change in import formalities.

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  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 11 Sep 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

On 11 September 2011, the Ports Authorities of Puerto Rico issued Resolution No. 8067 which introduced the mandatory inspection of up to 100 per cent of all inbound cargo containers arriving to Puerto Rico with the impact of increasing costs and creating delays for foreign exporters of goods to Puerto Rico. 

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