US-VIETNAM BILATERAL TRADE AGREEMENT

ANNEX D2
Phase-Out Periods for Restrictions on Export Trading Rights


HS Heading Description Phase-Out Period (yrs.)*
0901 Coffee; coffee husks etc; substitutes with coffee 7
1006 Rice U
2502 Unroasted iron pyrites 5
2509 Chalk 5
2511 Natural barium sulfate; nat barium carbonate nesoi 5
2519 Magnesite; fused magnesia; d-b magn; m oxide nesoi 5
2524 Asbestos 5
2525 Mica, including splittings; mica waste 5
2526 Natural steatite, roughly trimmed etc; talc 5
2527 Natural cryolite; natural chiolite 5
2528 Natural borates & conc; natural boric acid nov 85% 5
2529 Feldspar; leucite; nepheline, n syenite; fluorspar 5
2530 Mineral substances nesoi 5
2601 Iron ores & concentrates, including roast pyrites 5
2602 Manganese ores a concntrts inc ferr mangn iron ore 5
2603 Copper ores and concentrates 5
2604 Nickel ores and concentrates 5
2605 Cobalt ores and concentrates 5
2606 Aluminum ores and concentrates 5
2607 Lead ores and concentrates 5
2608 Zinc ores and concentrates 5
2609 Tin ores and concentrates. 5
2610 Chromium ores and concentrates. 5
2611 Tungsten ores and concentrates. 5
2612 Uranium or thorium ores and concentrates. 5
2613 Molybdenium ores and concentrates. 5
2614 Titanium ores and concentrates. 5
2615 Niobium, tantalum, vanadium or zirconium ores and concentrates. 5
2616 Precius metal ores and concentrates. 7
2617 Other ores and concentrates. 5
2618 Granulated slag (slag sand) from the manufacture of iron or steel. 3
2701 Coal, briquettes, ovoids and similar solid fuels manufactured from coal. 3
2707 Oils and other products of the distillation of high temperature coal tars; similar products in which the weight of the aromatic constituents exceeds that of the non-aromatic constituents. 5
2708 Pitch and pitch coke, obtained from coal or from other mineral tars. 5
2709 Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals crude. U
2711 Petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons. U
2712 Petroleum jelly, paraffin wax, micro-crystalline petroleum wax, slack wax, ozokerite, lignite wax, peat wax, other mineral waxes and similar products obtained by synthesis or by other processes. 3
2713 Petroleum coke, petroleum bitumen and other residues of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals. 5
2714 Bitumen and asphalt, natural; bituminous or oil slade and tar sands; asphaltites and asphaltic rocks. 5
2715 Bituminous mixtures based on natural asphalt, on natural bitumen, on petroleum bitumen, on mineral tar or mineral tar pitch (for example, bituminous mastics, cut-backs). 5
2716 Electrical energy 7
4001 Natural rubber 7
4002 Synthetic rubber and factive derived from oils 7
7102 Diamonds, whether or not worked, but not mounted or set. U
7103 Precious stones (other than diamonds) and semi-precious stone, whether or not worked or graded but not strung, mounted or set; ungraded precious stones (other than diamonds) and semi-precious stones, temporarily strung for convenience of transport. U
7104 Synthetic and reconstructed precious or semi-precious stones, whether or not worked or graded but not strung, mounted or set; ungraded synthetic or reconstructed precious or semi-precious stones, temporarily strung for convenience of transport. U
7105 Dust and powder of natural or synthetic precious or semi-precious stones. U
7106 Silver (including silver plated with gold or platinum), unwrought or in semi-manufactured forms. U
7108 Gold (including gold plated with platinum) unwrought or in semi-manufactured forms, or in powder form. U

Notes:
U=Unbound
*For purposes of Annex D2, phase-out periods for Export Trading Rights shall begin on the date upon which joint ventures are first permitted under Chapter I, Article 2, paragraph 7(D) of this Agreement

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