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

Public ID: PID-G53779

Restrictions on content published by overseas firms online in China

in China

Trade barrier summary

Restrictions in China prohibit both wholly foreign-owned and foreign joint-venture companies from publishing various types of content online, including text, maps, games, animation, audio and video.

Sectors affected

  • Creative industries



Date reported

5 September 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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