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Reported Data

ODS consumption

‘Consumption‘ is calculated as Production (if any) + imports - exports.

ODS production

‘Production’ is calculated as the amount produced – amount destroyed – amount used as feedstock. It excludes amounts recycled and reused.

Destruction of controlled substances

HCFC consumption

‘Consumption’ is calculated as production + imports – exports.

At a Glance

Focal points:

  • Ing. Ana Correa FPLS
    Directora de Producción más Limpia y Eficiencia de Recursos
    Ministerio de Industrias y Productividad
  • Sr. Luis Bedoya FPLS
    Técnico de la Dirección de Producción más Limpia y Eficiencia de Recursos
    Ministerio de Industrias y Productividad

Status of Ratification:

Vienna Convention 1990-04-10 Ac
Montreal Protocol 1990-04-30 Ac
London Amendment 1993-02-23 R
Copenhagen Amendment 1993-11-24 At
Montreal Amendment 2007-02-16 Ac
Beijing Amendment 2013-01-31 Ac
Kigali Amendment 2018-01-22 R
  • Ac - Accession
  • R - Ratification
  • At - Acceptance
  • Ap - Approval
  • Sc - Succession
Establishment of ODS licensing system: Yes
Establishment of HFC licensing system: No

Research, development, public awareness and exchange of information (Article 9)

Several countries have reported every two years on activities undertaken by them with respect to promotion of research, development and exchange of information on best technologies, possible alternatives to controlled substances and costs and benefits of relevant control strategies and promoting public awareness.

Click here for an overview of reports submitted by all parties.
The Vienna Convention provides for that parties shall co-operate in conducting research and systematic observations and in formulating recommendations for future research and observation in areas related to the ozone layer. To this end the Ozone Research Managers meet every three years to review national and international research and monitoring activities to ensure coordination and identify gaps.
Reports submitted by Ecuador to the Ozone Research Managers meetings to date are available below:
To view reports submitted by all Parties to the Ozone Research Managers meetings to date, click here
The Multilateral Fund:
The Multilateral Fund is the financial mechanism of the Montreal Protocol and provides financial and technical assistance to Article 5 (developing) countries to enable their compliance with the Protocol’s control measures. The Executive Committee of the Multilateral Fund has approved funding to Ecuador in the amount of US$10,166,490 to date 2019-05-31. As at 2017-12-31, US$8,750,868 had been disbursed to Ecuador. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website.