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Reported Data

ODS consumption

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

HCFC consumption

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

At a Glance

Focal points:

  • Ing. Niurka González NFP
    Coordinador de la Unidad Nacional de Ozono
    Subdirección General de Salud Ambiental, Ministerio de Salud, Corregimiento de Ancón

Status of Ratification:

Vienna Convention 1989-02-13 Ac
Montreal Protocol 1989-03-03 R
London Amendment 1994-02-10 R
Copenhagen Amendment 1996-10-04 Ac
Montreal Amendment 1999-03-05 R
Beijing Amendment 2001-12-05 R
Kigali Amendment 2018-09-28 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 Panama 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:
US$5,052,363
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 Panama in the amount of US$5,052,363 to date 2019-05-31. As at 2017-12-31, US$3,779,207 had been disbursed to Panama. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website.