This page serves as a reference document only for EU-wide product requirements. Extra requirements may apply depending on the destination EU country. Please refer to My Trade Assistant for full details.
Please be aware that in this page, general description of each heading is provided in all EU languages. However, the details are only available in English.
Import restrictions for rough diamonds (Kimberley Scheme)
The Kimberley Process (KP) certification scheme is intended to prevent the trade in diamonds from financing armed conflicts, activities of rebel movements and the illicit traffic in arms. Imports of rough diamonds are subject to a system of certification and controls.
Prohibition on imports of cat and dog furs and products containing such fur
The placing on the market and the import to, or export from the EU of cat and dog fur, and products containing such fur are prohibited