ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Nov 2009

In November 2009, the government of Zimbabwe announced an altered export prohibition.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Sibanda, G. 2009. 'Zimbabwe: Government lifts ban on Chrome Ores, Fines exports.' AllAfrica. 2 November. http://allafrica.com/stories/200911020518.html


Inception date: 01 Nov 2009 | Removal date: 02 May 2011
Still in force

Export ban

The government of Zimbabwe has lifted the ban on the export of chrome ores and fines imposed in 2007. The ban was initially implemented to encourage local value addition and control revenue losses. The ban has been lifted for 18 months beginning 1 November 2009. 

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