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Analytical Appendix

Author(s):
International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Published Date:
September 1977
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Principal Features of Member Countries’ Restrictive Systems 1

(as at date of country survey) 2

AfghanistanAlgeriaArgentinaAustraliaAustria7BahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelgium-Luxembourg7BeninBoliviaBotswanaBrazil8BurmaBurundiCameroonCanadaCentral African EmpireChadChileChina, Republic ofColombiaCongo, People’s Rep. ofCosta RicaCyprus
1.Article VIII status
2.Article XIV status
3.Exchange rate maintained within relatively narrow margins3 in terms of:
(a)U.S. dollar







(b)sterling
(c)French franc
(d)Australian dollar, South African rand, or Spanish peseta
(e)a group of currencies (under mutual intervention arrangements)
(f)a composite of currencies

4.Exchange rate not maintained within relatively narrow margins as in (a)-(f) above
5.Special exchange rate regime for some or all capital transactions and/or some or all invisibles
6.Import rate(s) different from export rate(s)
7.More than one rate for imports
8.More than one rate for exports
9.Restrictions exist on payments in respect of current transactions4
10.Restrictions exist on payments in respect of capital transactions4,5
11.Prescription of currency
12.Bilateral payments arrangements with members
13.Bilateral payments arrangements with nonmembers
14.Import surcharges
15.Advance import deposits
16.Surrender of export proceeds required
17.Part of French Franc Area or U.K. Scheduled Territories
18.Participates in regional economic cooperation6
For key and footnotes, see page 520.
DenmarkDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEthiopia9FijiFinlandFranceGabonThe GambiaGermany, Fed. Rep. ofGhanaGreeceGrenadaGuatemalaGuineaGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyIvory CoastJamaicaJapanJordan






For key and footnotes, see page 520.
KenyaKoreaKuwaitLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyan Arab Rep.MadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaliMaltaMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMoroccoNepalNetherlandsNetherlands AntillesNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorway
1.Article VIII status
2.Article XIV status
3.Exchange rate maintained within relatively narrow margins3 in terms of:
(a)U.S. dollar
(b)sterling
(c)French franc
(d)Australian dollar, South African rand, or Spanish peseta
(e)a group of currencies (under mutual intervention arrangements)
(f)composite of currencies





4.Exchange rate not maintained within relatively narrow margins as in (a)-(f) above
5.Special exchange rate regime for some or all capital transactions and/or some or all invisibles
6.Import rate(s) different from export rate(s)
7.More than one rate for imports
8.More than one rate for exports
9.Restrictions exist on payments in respect of current transactions40
10.Restrictions exist on payments in respect of capital transactions4,50
11.Prescription of currency
12.Bilateral payments arrangements with members
13.Bilateral payments arrangements with nonmembers
14.Import surcharges
15.Advance import deposits
16.Surrender of export proceeds required
17.Part of French Franc Area or U.K. Scheduled Territories
18.Participates in regional economic cooperation6
For key and footnotes, see page 520.
OmanPakistanPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeru7PhilippinesPortugalQatarRomaniaRwandaSaudi ArabiaSenegalSierra LeoneSingapore7SomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSwazilandSwedenSyrian Arab Rep.TanzaniaThailandTogoTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyUgandaUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUpper Volta






For key and footnotes, see page 520.
UruguayVenezuelaViet Nam10Western SamoaYemen Arab Rep.Yemen, Peop. Dem. Rep.YugoslaviaZaireZambia
1.Article VIII status
2.Article XIV status
3.Exchange rate maintained within relatively narrow margins3 in terms of:
(a)U.S. dollar
(b)sterling
(c)French franc
(d)Australian dollar, South African rand, or Spanish peseta
(e)a group of currencies (under mutual intervention arrangements)
(f)

a composite of currencies10







4.Exchange rate not maintained within relatively narrow margins as in (a)-(f) above
5.Special exchange rate regime for some or all capital transactions and/or some or all invisibles
6.Import rate(s) different from export rate(s)
7.More than one rate for imports
8.More than one rate for exports
9.Restrictions exist on payments in respect of current transactions4
10.Restrictions exist on payments in respect of capital transactions4,5
11.Prescription of currency
12.Bilateral payments arrangements with members
13.Bilateral payments arrangements with nonmembers
14.Import surcharges
15.Advance import deposits
16.Surrender of export proceeds required
17.Part of French Franc Area or U.K. Scheduled Territories
18.Participates in regional economic cooperation6
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