Imports: Western Sahara

Treasury written question – answered on 5th July 2018.

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Photo of Ian Lavery Ian Lavery Co-National Campaign Coordinator, Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Party Chair, Labour Party

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the 21 December 2016 ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union in Polisario v Council, whether all products from Western Sahara entering the UK under the ISO code EH are classed as Moroccan products.

Photo of Mel Stride Mel Stride Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Paymaster General

ISO code ‘EH’ is the international code for Western Sahara. It should be used when importing goods from Western Sahara into the UK.

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