Cayanan said the DA is now looking into the NTMs
and other measures that it can implement to deter the entry of more rice imports.
The government may save up to RM739 million by reviewing 668 non-tariff measures (NTM
) at six ministries, said Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali.
'For the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), the NTMs
project is one of the most important projects implemented by ITC under AfTIAS program,' stated Hassine.
The report observed that while tariffs were rapidly declining, the number of non-tariff measures (NTM
) was increasing.
The second dip began in 2014, most likely because of the increase in NTMs
may be completely legitimate and more often than not are used to address genuine social concerns of public or private stakeholders.
However, for importing food and agricultural products, other NTMs
have to be taken into account.
Using a gravity model with NTMs
estimated as ad valorem tariff equivalents for the period 1990-2011, they found different effects on exports associated with different periods.
The market access is broadly categorized into import tariffs and non-tariff measures (NTMs
Some of the deletions included, loans, defaults, spouses and dependents, businesses, criminal offences, education, occupations, NTMs
, taxes, code of conduct and dual nationality.
Generally, suboptimal smear specificity for tuberculosis is due to two reasons: (i) faulty microscopy and (ii) presence of NTMs
. In this study, decreased specificity was equally attributable to reading and staining errors and the presence of NTMs