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Announcement on Suspension of Sales of Explosives Precursors to EU countries and the U.K.


Dear Alibaba.com members,


Regulation (EU) 2019/1148 takes effect on February 01,2021 and pursuant to its requirements relating to explosive precursors, Alibaba.com will prohibit the sale or distribution of any explosives precursors or products contain explosives precursors into EU countries and the U.K.  Users of Alibaba.com are reminded to always comply with the applicable product compliance laws of destination countries. Click here for more product information and FAQ.


Alibaba.com also reminds members that only the original text of relevant laws and regulations has official legal effect. This Announcement, together with any referenced product information and FAQ, do not constitute legal advice. If there is any ambiguity or conflict in the interpretation of related terms and the text, the original English text of the relevant laws and regulations shall prevail.


Members may continue to fulfill orders already in transit for sales to EU countries and the U.K. accordingly. The measures in this Announcement will take effect from February 4th, 2021.

We will continue to monitor policies across various countries, and adjust our site policy accordingly. If you have any questions, please feedback via online service.

Thank you for your understanding.





EU countriesAustria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania