- They've prohibited and restricted loans to customers on gold bullion;
- They've raised the import tax on both gold and silver to 10%;
- The sale of gold may only be made to jewelers or bullion dealers to supply the jewelry industry;
- Gold importers must ensure that 20% of all gold imported is to be exported as product.
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Vice president of business development for BullionVault from 2012 to 2014, Miguel Perez-Santalla is a fierce advocate for retail investors, and a regular speaker at industry and media events. With over 30 years' experience in the precious metals business, Miguel has worked at the United States' top coin dealerships, as well as international refining group Heraeus.
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