ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Dec 2014

In December 2014, the government of China announced an altered export quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2015 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2016

Export quota

On 29 December 2014, the Ministry of Commerce announced the 2015 first batch export quota on several non-ferrous metals. Tungstate and Molybdenum related products have been removed from the list of products subject to export quotas. Comparing to the quota numbers on other non-ferrous metals in the 2014 second batch announcement, there is an average of 26.7% increase.

New quotas and changes: quota in tons, (changes in tons)
Antimony: 6237 (3526)
Antimonic oxide: 41580 (23805)
Tin: 10450 (5089)
Silver: 2635 (582)
Indium: 158824 (89824)
 

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