ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2009

In March 2009, the government of Colombia announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 760 of 2009 (in Spanish),
https://www.mincomercio.gov.co/descargar.php?idFile=1818
Decree No. 2770 of 2010 (in Spanish),
https://www.mincomercio.gov.co/descargar.php?idFile=1910


Inception date: 10 Mar 2009 | Removal date: 10 Mar 2011
Still in force

Import quota

On 10 March 2009, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree No. 760 introducing an import quota on cotton imports (tariff line 5201) of 52,000 tonnes. This measure is effective with the adoption of the Decree for 12 months.
 
On 3 August 2010, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree No. 2770 extending this import quota for another year.

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