Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-762  
NTB Type
2.3. Issues related to the rules of origin  
Complaint
Lack of Preferential treatment of textiles and apparels products from Kenya when exported into Tanzania  
Status note
During SCTIFI meeting held on 16 November 2018, Kenya reported that stay of application ended on 30th June, 2018 and there was no extension for the same. The NTB was therefore resolved.  
Progress update note
During the bilateral meeting that took place in January, 2018, the two Partner States agreed as follows:

i) Kenya will review the Stay of Application with the view of terminating it by end of June 2018.

ii) The United Republic of Tanzania will review the decision to place tariffs on Kenyan textiles with view of giving relief to manufacturers operating outside EPZ as soon as possible.  
Policy or regulatory NTB
Yes 
Location
Tanzania: Tanzania Revenue Authority (Government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
Kenya  
Date of incident
2017-05-05  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2018-11-16  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2017-08-02 11:19  
Modified
2018-11-20 09:13