Powered by
Share this page on
Article provided by Wikipedia

An import quota is a type of "trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be "imported into a country in a given period of time.[1]

Quotas, like other trade restrictions, are typically used to benefit the producers of a good in that economy.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "O'Sullivan, Arthur; Sheffrin, Steven M. (2003). Economics: Principles in Action. Pearson Prentice Hall. p. 449. "ISBN "0-13-063085-3. 

) ) WikipediaAudio is not affiliated with Wikipedia or the WikiMedia Foundation.