This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-G2PY6G

Sri Lanka imposes import restrictions due to COVID-19

in Sri Lanka

Trade barrier summary

The Government of Sri Lanka has imposed restrictions on the import of high value items such as vehicles and high value consumer goods. These restrictions have been in place since March 2020 as a result of COVID-19 related economic impacts.

Sectors affected

  • Agriculture, horticulture, fisheries and pets
  • Food and drink



Date reported

18 August 2020

Last updated

1 June 2022

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