ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Sep 2010In September 2010, the government of Republic of Korea announced an altered import quota.
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Press Release, ' ', Ministry of Strategy and Finance, http://www.mosf.go.kr/news/news02.jsp?boardType=general&hdnBulletRunno=62&sub_category=128&hdnFlag=1&hdnDiv=183&&actionType=view&runno=4007835
On 29 September 2010, the Ministry of Strategy and Finance announced increases MAQs for potato, rye seed and root crops for forage with a total of 38,000 tons. This measure is effective from 1 October to 31 December 2010.
According to the ministry, the purpose of these revisions is to ensure that there is sufficient within-quota access for these specific products in order to minimize local food and feed prices.
For the exact items, changes in quota, tariffs, we refer to this document.