The Ozone Secretariat maintains a list of those parties that have indicated they do not want to receive products and equipment containing or relying on HCFC.
|Year of submission:||2016|
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|
|Kyrgyzstan||Nov-Dec, 2007||Halon-1211 and CFC-12||1,440 kg (ODP) of Halon-1211, 27 refrigerators with CFC-12||Republic of Korea||A company registered in a free economic zone imported 2,400 pieces of car fire extinguishers using forged documents. A batch of 27 refrigerators was intercepted at port of entry and impounded.||Company was penalized and customs officers and inspectors punished for the offence. Owner of shipment was ordered to retrofit fridges based on R-12–R-134a at the importer’s own expense.|
The Multilateral Fund: US$4,244,084The 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 Kyrgyzstan in the amount of US$4,244,084 as of 2021-03-12. This includes the funding for current ongoing projects (including agency fees):
|Title||Implementing agency||Approved funding ($US)|
|HFC phase-down related projects||UNDP||97,370|
|HFC phase-down related projects||UNEP||44,070|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||UNDP||58,850|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||UNEP||183,060|
As at 2021-12-31, US$3,659,448 had been disbursed.
This information is provided by Multilateral Fund Secretariat. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website