ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Dec 2008In December 2008, the European Commission announced an altered import quota.
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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.