ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Jul 2012

In July 2012, the government of China announced an altered export quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 19 Jul 2012 | Removal date: 17 Jan 2013
Still in force

Export quota

On 19 July 2012, the Ministry of Commerce announced the second batch export quota on several non-ferrous metals for 2012. Comparing to the numbers in the 2012 first batch announcement, there is an average of 33% decrease in export quota. 

New quotas and changes include: quota in tons, (changes in tons)
Ammonium tungsten partial: 2024 (-1012)
Tungstate: 251 (-126)
Tungsten trioxide: 3587 (-1793)
Tungsten powder: 1725 (-862)
Antimony: 5941 (-1187)
Antimonic oxide: 20965 (-12579)
Tin: 7200 (-3600)
Silver: 2156 (-1076)
Indium: 92000 (-47000)
Molybdenum: 3054 (-16860)
Molybdenum oxides and hydroxide: 13276 (10923)
Molybdenum & articles thereof: 1569 (-681)