Safeguard measures are applied despite warning from the CAN

The exchange safeguard measures to imports that arrive from Colombia and Peru are enforced from the January 5, despite the warnings of the Andean Community (CAN). The CAN alerted the day after the announcement of the Ecuadorian government, that “the application of safeguard...

European Commission sends bill to expand preferences for Ecuadorian goods

The European Commission sent to Parliament block a proposal of legal regulation on the rates applied to goods originated in Ecuador. This regulation proposes to temporarily maintain the current level rates. The GSP+ that grant bilateral tariff benefits expire on December 31,...