Global map of COVID-19 temporary trade measures (October 15, 2020)

COVID-19 Temporary Export Measures

Affected products include personal protection equipment (e.g.mask, gloves), pharma products, hand sanitizer, food and certain others products
Temporary Export Measures
Export restrictions/bans (98)
Export liberalisation (2)
Export restrictions and liberalisations (2)
None (137)
Source: ITC Market Access Map ( based on media reports and offical legislations

Daily update of COVID-19 trade measures (October 15, 2020)

  • Guyana extends customs duty, VAT and excise tax waiver on medical supplies until December 31, 2020. (09/10/2020)
  • India fully lifts export restrictions on all types of masks. (06/10/2020)
  • Egypt extends the export ban on fava beans for additional three months. (05/10/2020)
  • Sychelles lifts export ban on red snapper. (24/09/2020)
  • Egypt lifts export ban on all kinds of alcohol and its derivatives as well as face masks and medical supplies. (16/09/2020)
  • India lifts the restrictions on the export of medical supplies. (16/09/2020)
  • Chinese Taipei introduces import approvals for medical masks. (16/09/2020)
  • Pakistan lifted ban on the export of PPE suits and anti-malarial drugs. (15/09/2020)
  • Turkey terminates the elimination of import tariffs on ethyl alcohol. (15/09/2020)
  • India prohibits the export of onions to avoid shortages during the pandemic. (14/09/2020)

Overview of adopted COVID-19 trade measures (October 15, 2020)

Enacting CountryType of measuresaffected productsmeasureseffect on tradeaffected partnersstatus of measuresstart dateend date
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