Chapter

Analytical Appendix

Author(s):
International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Published Date:
September 1978
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Principal Features of Member Countries’ Restrictive Systems1

(as at date of country survey)2

AfghanistanAlgeriaArgentinaAustraliaAustriaBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelgium-LuxembourgBeninBoliviaBotswanaBrazil7BurmaBurundiCameroonCanadaCentral African EmpireChadChileChina, Republic ofColombiaComorosCongo, People’s Rep. ofCosta Rica
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, Portuguese escudo, 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
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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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CyprusDenmarkDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEthiopiaFijiFinlandFranceGabonThe GambiaGermany, Fed. Rep. ofGhanaGreeceGrenadaGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIreland8IsraelItalyIvory CoastJamaicaJapanJordan
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KenyaKoreaKuwaitLao People’s Dem. Rep.LebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyan Arab JamahiriyaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaliMaltaMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMoroccoNepalNetherlandsNetherlands 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, Portuguese escudo, 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
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OmanPakistanPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPortugalQatarRomaniaRwandaSão Tomé and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSeychelles9Sierra LeoneSingaporeSomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSwazilandSwedenSyrian Arab Rep.TanzaniaThailandTogoTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyUgandaUnited Arab EmiratesUnited Kingdom10United StatesUpper Volta






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UruguayVenezuelaViet Nam11Western SamoaYemen Arab Rep.Yemen, People’s. 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, Portuguese escudo, 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
Δ

11

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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