ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Oct 2011In October 2011, the government of China announced an altered export quota.
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On 31 October 2011, Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) annouced the total export quota for agricultural and industrial products in 2012. Qualified applicants may apply for the quota to the MOFCOM or to local commerce authorities. The MOFCOM will receive the application from 1 November 2011 to 15 November 2011.
Most of the agricultural products' export quotas remain unchanged. However, exports of live chickens are limited from 13,400,000 units to 6,400,000 units. Within this change, live chickens exported to Hong Kong are now limited from 10,000,000 units to 3,000,000 units.
As for the export of industrial products, quotas are changed as follows: