4.5 Non-automatic licensing, quotas, prohibitions, and quantity control measures other than for SPS or TBT reasons

These measures concern control measures generally aimed at restraining the quantity of goods that can be imported, whether they come from different sources or one specific supplier. They generally include:

  • Non-automatic import licensing procedures other than authorisations for SPS or TBT reasons;
  • Quotas;
  • Prohibitions other than for SPS and TBT reasons;
  • Export restraint arrangement; and
  • Tariff rate quotas.