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National Monitoring Committees on NTBs
Holding, retesting milk and milk products bearing Uganda National Bureau of Standards quality marks and imposition of import quotas.
 
Posted on : 01 - Aug - 2012 - Viewed : 37 times

Affected countries : Uganda and Tanzania

NTB source & Ministry/Department/ Agency for action : Kenya’s Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock Development, Kenya Diary Board and Kenya Bureau of Standards.

Impact to businesses : Denial of market entry and loss of potential markets.

Prioritized Action : Political goodwill to mutually recognise inspection procedures, inspection reports and certificates

Bottlenecks : Pressure from businesses not to recognize products from within EAC due to fear of loss of markets

Success Factor Political goodwill to recognize EAC as a single market area

Status / Recommendations : The issue has been resolved

Time-frame : Resolved

 
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