ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Jun 2013

In June 2013, the government of Gambia announced an alteration to its export prohibitions.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import ban

During a radio interview on 16 June 2013, the President Yahya Jammeh announced a ban on the importation of rice, entering into force on 1 January 2016.
 
President Jammeh stated during the interview that the goal of this measure is 'to strengthen local food industries.'

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
N/A

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
N/A