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Definition(s)

The act of bringing goods and mechandise into a country from a foreign country. (Source: GEMET/WESTS)

Hierarchy

Alternative labels:
importation

In other languages

French
importation
Russian
импорт
Spanish
importaciones
Arabic
استيراد

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with import

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with import. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
Stockholm Convention
Cartagena Protocol
Rotterdam Convention
Hazardous Wastes Protocol
Bamako Convention
Minamata Convention on Mercury