On the 1st of June 2017, the Minister of Trade and Industry has issued the Decree no. 846 of 2017 promulgating a new executive regulation for the Importer Registry Law No. 121 of 1982. The Decree was published in the Official Gazette on 22 June 2017 and entered into force the day following the date of its publication.
The new Executive Regulation comes to provide for the implementation rules which matching with the recent amendments of the Importer Registry Law that have been issued on 3 March 2017 by virtue of Law no. 7 of 2017. For more information on the amendments of Importer Registry Law, please refer to our note Significant Amends to Egypt's Importers Register Law