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.
|Year of submission:||1991|
Parties are invited to report to the Ozone Secretariat fully proved cases of illegal trade in ozone-depleting substances.
|Party||Seizure Date Year||Substances Traded||Volume||Importing Exporting Country||Illegal Trade Details||Action Taken||Remarks|
|Kenya||02 May, 2012||R-404A and R-410A||30 Cylinders of R-404A and 27 Cylinders of R-410A||UAE||Contaminated||Reshipment at the cost of the importing company and revocation of the ODS import license|
|Kenya||08 Dec, 2012||HCFC-22, HFC-134a and R404A||30 cylinders of HCFC-22; 30 Cylinders of HFC-134a and 40 cylinders of R404A||UAE||HFC-134a had banned CFC12 while R404A had 25% of the banned CFC-12||Reshipment order and License application request was rejected|
|Kenya||01 Apr, 2014||HCFC-22, HFC-134a, R-404A, R-407C and R-410A||HCFC-22 of 9,534kg, 10,880 kg of HFC-134a, 4,360 kg of R-404A, 678 kg of R-407C and 3,390 kg of R-410A||Kenya/China||Expiry of permit and importing license||Refrigerant consignment stopped from clearance by customs until updated valid ODS permit and ODS license obtained from issuing authority|