Parties to the Stockholm Convention have an obligation to ensure that chemicals listed in Annex A for which any specific exemption is in effect or a chemical listed in Annex B for which a specific exemption or acceptable purpose is in effect are only exported to States that are not Parties to the Convention which have provided annual certification to the exporting Party.

Further information on the procedure related to exports to non-Party States is accessible from the Procedures section.

Annual certifications received

The certificates received by the Secretariat after the sixth meeting of the Conference of the Parties are available in the table below:

Exporting Party Importing State Date of export  Exported chemical  Certifications
United States of America 04/20/2017