ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Aug 2011

In August 2011, the government of Uruguay announced an alteration to its export prohibitions.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 09 Aug 2011 | Removal date: 08 Aug 2012
Still in force

Import ban

On 1 August 2011, Uruguay's Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 275/011 temporarily prohibiting the import of used motor vehicles such as cars, trucks, trailers and buses. This measure entered into force on 9 August 2011 for the period of six months.
 
On 24 August 2012, Uruguay's Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 275/012 temporarily prohibiting the import of used motor vehicles such as cars, trucks, trailers and buses. This measure entered into force on 27 August 2012 for the period of six months. 

AFFECTED SECTORS