Non-Tariff Measure

NTM classification
P9: Export measures n.e.s. 
Date when the measure came into force
23 November 1990 
Publication where the measure is specified
The Republic Of Kenya, Laws of Kenya,Export Processing Zones CAP. 517 [Rev. 2012] 
Regulation where the measure is specified
Export processing Zone Act 1990 
Country/Region applying the measure
Coded list of objectives
X: For purposes n.e.s. 
Description of the measure
27. Removal of goods from an export processing zone
(1) Subject to this Act, goods in an export processing zone may—
(a) be removed under supervision of a customs officer from the zone for export or sent into another export processing zone or bonded factory either in original package or otherwise;
(b) unless otherwise directed by the Authority—
(i) be stored, sold, exhibited, broken up, repacked, assembled, distributed, sorted, graded, cleaned, mixed, or otherwise manipulated or be manufactured in accordance with the provision of this Act; or
(ii)be destroyed under the supervision of the Customs.
(2) Subject to this Act, goods of any description which would be used directly for the manufacture of other goods by a licensed export processing zone enterprise or goods manufactured in any part of the customs territory which are meant for export may be brought into an export processing zone.
(3) Any person who contravenes the provisions of this section shall be guilty of an offence and liable to a fine not exceeding two hundred thousand shillings or imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or to both and the goods shall be liable to forfeiture under the Customs and Excise Act (Cap. 472).
[Act No. 14 of 1991.] 
Reference of the measure
Part VI para 27 
Measure also domestic

Products affected by the measure.

Code Product Partial coverage Partial coverage indication Date in Date out
PG: 1 All products No 23 November 1990  
Exports in the export processing Zones 

Countries/Regions affected by the measure.

Inclusion/Exclusion Country Date in Date out
Inclusion Kenya 23 November 1990