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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:

  • Dr. Marissa Gowrie NFP FPLS
    Deputy Environmental Manager / National Ozone Officer
    Environmental Policy and Planning Division, Ministry of Planning and Development

Status of Ratification:

Vienna Convention 1989-08-28 Ac
Montreal Protocol 1989-08-28 Ac
London Amendment 1999-06-10 R
Copenhagen Amendment 1999-06-10 R
Montreal Amendment 1999-06-10 R
Beijing Amendment 2003-10-29 R
Kigali Amendment 2017-11-17 R
  • Ac - Accession
  • R - Ratification
  • At - Acceptance
  • Ap - Approval
  • Sc - Succession
Establishment of ODS licensing system: Yes
Establishment of HFC licensing system: Yes
Date HFC Licensing System Reported: 2019-09-03
Quarantine and pre-shipment uses: methyl bromide for quarantine and pre-shipment (QPS) applications is used to control pests and pathogens in certain imported and exported commodities, and QPS uses are not included in the calculated levels of consumption and production.

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 Multilateral Fund:
US$3,893,815
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 Trinidad and Tobago in the amount of US$3,893,815 to date 2019-05-31. As at 2017-12-31, US$2,925,615 had been disbursed to Trinidad and Tobago. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website.