ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Dec 2008

In December 2008, the European Commission announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import quota

On 8 December 2008, the EC introduced a quota on steel imports from Kazakhstan.
 
According to annex V of the regulation, the quota allows fora yearly import quantity of205.000 tonnes.
A complete list of affected steel products can be found in Annex I of the regulation.
 
The measure entered into force on 1 January 2009 and will expiry with the the accession of Kazakhstan to the WTO.

AFFECTED SECTORS