- Complaint number
- NTB Type
1.4. Preference given to domestic bidders/suppliers
On 24 August 2020, Botswana’s Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry released a statement that the country would be restricting the importation of baked goods. This will affect products such as pastries, cookies, muffins and other products derived from some form of grain.
The statement was supported by S.I 102 of 2020. The Botswana’s Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry highlighted that the move is meant to protect the domestic producers.
- Progress update note
- Policy or regulatory NTB
Botswana: Ministry of Trade and Industry (Government institution)
- Reporting Country or Region
- Country specific trade issue
- Date of incident
- Product Description
Baked goods. Pastries, cookies, muffins and other products derived from some form of grain.
- Total value
- Date reported