Announcement by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)
Date: May 29, 2020
Doc. No.: Jin Mao 10904602590
Attachment: as per text of announcement
Announcement on amendments to the List of Commodities Subject to Export Restrictions. From June 1, 2020, goods classified under CCC6307.90.50.19-7 “Other masks, filtering efficiency 94% or more, of textile materials” and CCC6307.90.50.29-5 “Other masks, of textile materials” will no longer carry Export Regulation 111: Export control.
Article 11 of the Foreign Trade Act
1.With the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease 2019) earlier this year, the Ministry of Economic Affairs had restricted in stages the export of masks in accordance with the relevant announcements. The most recent announcement was to restrict the export of goods with the above classifications from May 1, 2020 until June 30, 2020. Considering the easing of the COVID-19 epidemic within our borders and sufficient domestic supply, this announcement to remove Export Regulation 111 on those goods is made to allow exportations of masks and create business opportunities in foreign markets.
2.Enclosed are the amendment details to the export regulations.
Minister Mr. Jong-Chin Shen