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

Public ID: PID-G534R9

UK not permitted to export hops to China

in China

Trade barrier summary

The UK is in the process of applying to secure market access to export hops to China. In 2020, the General Administration of Customs China completed the questionnaire assessment. Onsite inspections in the UK and an agreed market access protocol need to be completed before access can be permitted.

Sectors affected

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



Date reported

17 January 2019

Last updated

29 November 2021

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