ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Sep 2010

In September 2010, the government of Republic of Korea announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Oct 2010 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2010
Still in force

Import quota

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.