Kazakhstan: Kazakhstan Announces First Stage of 2023 Meat and Poultry Tariff Rate Quotas
On December 29, 2022, the Ministry of Trade and Integration announced the first stage of 2023 meat and poultry quotas by HS code for historic suppliers (i.e., importers). The first stage approved the distribution of 2,835 tons of beef and 31,500 tons of poultry. The 2023 TRQ volumes and rates remain unchanged from those announced in 2022. U.S. exporters are advised that shipping and transportation delays related to Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine have been reported in several Black, Baltic and Caspian Sea ports of entry, and along ground transportation routes in Eastern Europe.