ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jan 2014

In January 2014, the government of Nepal announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



The Himalayan Times, January 13, 2014, 'Gold import quota raised': http://www.thehimalayantimes.com/fullNews.php?headline=Gold+import+quota+raised&NewsID=402897


Inception date: 15 Jan 2014 | Removal date: 16 Jul 2014
Still in force

Import quota

On January 15, 2014, the central bank of Nepal, Nepal Rastra Bank, issued a circular that expanded the import quota of gold from 15 to 20 kg per day for the next six months. Note that gold dealers in Nepal can purchase their gold from commercial banks, but cannot import it directly. The official document has not yet been published online.

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