COMEX Resolution No.005-2016 Amending Annex 1 of COMEX Resolution No.450 on mercury, cyanide and potassium cyanide, respectively

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Pursuant to Article 72(f) of the Organic Code of Production, Trade and Investment, published in Official Journal No.351 of 29 December 2010, the Foreign Trade Committee (COMEX) is responsible for issuing regulations on import licensing and import procedures other than customs procedures.
Amending Annex I to COMEXI Resolution No. 450 by including non-automatic import licensing for goods classified under subheadings 2805.40.00, 2837.11.10 and 2837.19.00.10 (mercury, cyanide and potassium cyanide, respectively). Pursuant to Article 3 of the Resolution, the Ministry of the Environment (MAE) shall be responsible for verifying and updating the list of natural and legal persons in the hazardous chemicals register.