Annex EM I: Energy Materials and Products 

(in accordance with Article 1(4))


Editor's note: originally, Annex EM (modification based on Article 2 of the Amendment to the Trade-Related Provisions of the Energy Charter Treaty). See also CCDEC 2013 (17) TTG "Technical changes to Annexes EM I, NI and EQ I due to the evolution of the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System" and correspondence table.


Nuclear energy

26.12 Uranium or thorium ores and concentrates.

  • 2612.10 - Uranium ores and concentrates
  • 2612.20 - Thorium ores and concentrates

Ex 28.44 Radioactive chemical elements and radioactive isotopes (including the fissile or fertile chemical elements and isotopes) and their compounds; mixtures and residues containing these products.

  • Ex 2844.10 - Natural uranium and its compounds
  • Ex 2844.20 - Uranium enriched in U 235 and its compounds; plutonium and its compounds
  • Ex 2844.30 - Uranium depleted in U 235 and its compounds; thorium and its compounds
  • Ex 2844.40 - Radioactive elements and isotopes and compounds other than those of subheading 2844.10, 2844.20 or 2844.30
  • 2844.50 - Spent (irradiated) fuel elements (cartridges) of nuclear reactors

Ex 28.45 Isotopes other than those of heading 28.44; compounds, inorganic or organic, of such isotopes, whether or not chemically defined.1

  • 2845.10 - Heavy water (deuterium oxide)


Coal, Natural Gas, Petroleum and Petroleum Products, Electrical Energy

27.01 Coal; briquettes, ovoids and similar solid fuels manufactured from coal.

27.02 Lignite, whether or not agglomerated, excluding jet.

27.03 Peat (including peat litter), whether or not agglomerated.

27.04 Coke and semi-coke of coal, of lignite or of peat, whether or not agglomerated; retort carbon.

27.05 Coal gas, water gas, producer gas and similar gases, other than petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons.

27.06 Tar distilled from coal, from lignite or from peat, and other mineral tars, whether or not dehydrated or partially distilled, including reconstituted tars.

27.07 Oils and other products of the distillation of high temperature coal tar; similar products in which the weight of the aromatic constituents exceeds that of the non-aromatic constituents.

27.08 Pitch and pitch coke, obtained from coal tar or from other mineral tars.

27.09 Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude.

Ex 27.10 Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude.

27.11 Petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons.

27.13 Petroleum coke, petroleum bitumen and other residues of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals.

27.14 Bitumen and asphalt, natural; bituminous or oil shale and tar sands; asphaltites and asphaltic rocks.

27.15 Bituminous mixtures based on natural asphalt, on natural bitumen, on petroleum bitumen, on mineral tar or on mineral tar pitch (for example, bituminous mastics, cut-backs).

27.16 Electrical energy. 


Other Energy

Ex 44.01 Fuel wood, in logs, in billets, in twigs, in faggots or in similar forms; wood in chips or particles; sawdust and wood waste and scrap, whether or not agglomerated in logs, briquettes, pellets or similar forms.

  • 4401.10 - Fuel wood, in logs, in billets, in twigs, in faggots or in similar forms

44.02 Wood charcoal (including shell or nut charcoal), whether or not agglomerated.


1Editor's note: heading inserted for information purposes.