Pakistan Ministry of Commerce SRO (Statutory Regulatory Orders) 598(I)2022 dated May 19, 2022 - Ban on the import of luxurious and non-essential commodities into Pakistan

May 30, 2022

Dear valued Customers,
The Government of Pakistan, Ministry of Commerce has issued SRO (Statutory Regulatory Orders) dated May 19, 2022, putting a Ban on the import of luxurious and non-essential commodities into Pakistan.

The related SRO highlighting the banned commodities, along with the PCT (Pakistan Customs Tariff) codes, is attached.

Additionally, Pakistan Ministry of Commerce has clarified that the imports where the Bill of Lading, letter of credit, other related documents have been issued prior to the release of said notification dated May 19, 2022 shall be exempt from said orders and will not be subject to the prohibitions stated in the SRO.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your ONE representative.

Yours faithfully,
Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd.

Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. press release