Responsible Entities

  • Domestic manufacturers face unfair competition from imported finished wood products. 

  • Ban the importing of fully-finished wood furniture—final products.  

  • The burden of increased costs associated with the high penalty fees that manufacturers pay due to lengthy customs clearance processes. 

  • Offer a 3-month installment plan for paying the customs duties on raw materials.
  • Adopt an exceptional measure, whereby port demurrage charges associated with delayed customs clearance are waived.

  • Due to the COVID-19 crisis, workers in small workshops across governorates faced challenging wage issues; many of the small workshops employ a very large number of non-regular workers.

Responsible Entities

Date 6/30/2020