ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Dec 2013

In December 2013, the government of Cuba announced an alteration to its export prohibitions.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 18 Jan 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import ban

On 18 December 2013, the Cuban council of ministers decided to allow car imports. This decision ends a 50 year import ban. Affected are all kinds of vehicles: motorcycles, cars, vans, small trucks and mini buses.
 
The measure will enter into force 30 days after publication in the official gazette.
 
Due to the effect of the import ban, there are no affected partner countries listed.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
N/A

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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