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Minamata Convention on Mercury (Oct. 10, 2013)

Countries/Territories Entry into force Ratification * Simple signature
Angola - - Oct 11, 2013
Argentina Dec 24, 2017 Sep 25, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Armenia Mar 13, 2018 Dec 13, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Australia - - Oct 10, 2013
Austria Sep 10, 2017 Jun 12, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Bangladesh - - Oct 10, 2013
Belgium May 27, 2018 Feb 26, 2018 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Benin Aug 16, 2017 Nov 7, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Aug 16, 2017 Jan 26, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Brazil Nov 6, 2017 Aug 8, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Bulgaria Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Burkina Faso Aug 16, 2017 Apr 10, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Cambodia - - Oct 10, 2013
Canada Aug 16, 2017 Apr 7, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Central African Republic - - Oct 10, 2013
Chile Nov 25, 2018 Aug 27, 2018 [1] Oct 10, 2013
China Aug 16, 2017 Aug 31, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Colombia Nov 24, 2019 Aug 26, 2019 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Comoros Oct 21, 2019 Jul 23, 2019 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Costa Rica Aug 16, 2017 Jan 19, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Côte d'Ivoire Dec 30, 2019 Oct 1, 2019 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Czech Republic Sep 17, 2017 Jun 19, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Denmark Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [3] Oct 10, 2013
Djibouti Aug 16, 2017 Sep 23, 2014 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Dominican Republic Jun 18, 2018 Mar 20, 2018 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Ecuador Aug 16, 2017 Jul 29, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Ethiopia - - Oct 10, 2013
European Union Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [3] Oct 10, 2013
Finland Aug 30, 2017 Jun 1, 2017 [3] Oct 10, 2013
France Sep 13, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Gambia Aug 16, 2017 Nov 7, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Georgia - - Oct 10, 2013
Germany Dec 14, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Greece - - Oct 10, 2013
Guatemala - - Oct 10, 2013
Guyana Aug 16, 2017 Sep 24, 2014 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Hungary Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Indonesia Dec 21, 2017 Sep 22, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Iran, Islamic Republic of Sep 14, 2017 Jun 16, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Iraq - - Oct 10, 2013
Ireland Jun 16, 2019 Mar 18, 2019 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Israel - - Oct 10, 2013
Italy - - Oct 10, 2013
Jamaica Oct 17, 2017 Jul 19, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Japan Aug 16, 2017 Feb 2, 2016 [3] Oct 10, 2013
Jordan Aug 16, 2017 Nov 12, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Kenya - - Oct 10, 2013
Kuwait Aug 16, 2017 Dec 3, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Libya - - Oct 10, 2013
Lithuania Apr 15, 2018 Jan 15, 2018 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Luxembourg Dec 20, 2017 Sep 21, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Madagascar Aug 16, 2017 May 13, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Malawi - - Oct 10, 2013
Mali Aug 16, 2017 May 27, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Mauritania Aug 16, 2017 Aug 18, 2015 [1] Oct 11, 2013
Mauritius Dec 20, 2017 Sep 21, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Mexico Aug 16, 2017 Sep 29, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Moldova, Republic of Sep 18, 2017 Jun 20, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Mongolia Aug 16, 2017 Sep 28, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Mozambique - - Oct 10, 2013
Nepal - - Oct 10, 2013
Netherlands Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [3] Oct 10, 2013
New Zealand - - Oct 10, 2013
Nicaragua Aug 16, 2017 Oct 29, 2014 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Niger Sep 7, 2017 Jun 9, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Nigeria May 2, 2018 Feb 1, 2018 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Norway Aug 16, 2017 May 12, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Pakistan - - Oct 10, 2013
Panama Aug 9, 2017 Sep 29, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Peru Aug 16, 2017 Jan 21, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Philippines - - Oct 10, 2013
Romania Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Samoa Aug 16, 2017 Sep 24, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Senegal Aug 16, 2017 Mar 3, 2016 [1] Oct 11, 2013
Singapore Dec 26, 2017 Sep 27, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Slovakia Aug 29, 2017 May 31, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Slovenia Sep 21, 2017 Jun 23, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
South Africa Jul 28, 2019 Apr 29, 2019 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Spain - - Oct 10, 2013
Sweden Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Switzerland Aug 16, 2017 May 25, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Tanzania, Un. Rep. of - - Oct 10, 2013
Togo Aug 16, 2017 Feb 3, 2017 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Tunisia - - Oct 10, 2013
Uganda May 30, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 [1] Oct 10, 2013
United Arab Emirates Aug 16, 2017 Apr 27, 2015 [1] Oct 10, 2013
United Kingdom Jun 21, 2018 Mar 23, 2018 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Uruguay Aug 16, 2017 Sep 24, 2014 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Venezuela, Boliv. Rep. of - - Oct 10, 2013
Viet Nam Sep 21, 2017 Jun 23, 2017 [3] Oct 11, 2013
Zambia Aug 16, 2017 Mar 11, 2016 [1] Oct 10, 2013
Zimbabwe - - Oct 11, 2013
Paraguay Sep 24, 2018 Jun 26, 2018 [1] Feb 10, 2014
Burundi - - Feb 14, 2014
Yemen - - Mar 21, 2014
Seychelles Aug 16, 2017 Jan 13, 2015 [1] May 27, 2014
Morocco - - Jun 6, 2014
Gabon Aug 16, 2017 Sep 24, 2014 [3] Jun 30, 2014
Guinea Aug 16, 2017 Oct 21, 2014 [1] Nov 25, 2013
North Macedonia - - Jul 25, 2014
United States of America Aug 16, 2017 Nov 6, 2013 [3] Nov 6, 2013
Belarus - - Sep 23, 2014
Cameroon - - Sep 24, 2014
Croatia Dec 24, 2017 Sep 25, 2017 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Cyprus - - Sep 24, 2014
Ghana Aug 16, 2017 Mar 23, 2017 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Honduras Aug 16, 2017 Mar 22, 2017 [1] Sep 24, 2014
India Sep 16, 2018 Jun 18, 2018 [1] Sep 30, 2014
Latvia Sep 18, 2017 Jun 20, 2017 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Liberia - - Sep 24, 2014
Malaysia - - Sep 24, 2014
Monaco Aug 16, 2017 Sep 24, 2014 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Montenegro Sep 8, 2019 Jun 10, 2019 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Poland - - Sep 24, 2014
Korea, Republic of Feb 20, 2020 Nov 22, 2019 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Russian Federation - - Sep 24, 2014
Sudan - - Sep 24, 2014
Syrian Arab Republic Oct 24, 2017 Jul 26, 2017 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Turkey - - Sep 24, 2014
Sierra Leone Aug 16, 2017 Nov 1, 2016 [1] Aug 12, 2014
Albania - - Oct 9, 2014
Congo Nov 4, 2019 Aug 6, 2019 [1] Oct 8, 2014
Malta Aug 16, 2017 May 18, 2017 [1] Oct 8, 2014
Palau Sep 19, 2017 Jun 21, 2017 [1] Oct 9, 2014
Serbia - - Oct 9, 2014
Sri Lanka Sep 17, 2017 Jun 19, 2017 [1] Oct 8, 2014
Lesotho Aug 16, 2017 Nov 12, 2014 [2] -
Botswana Aug 16, 2017 Jun 3, 2016 [2] -
Eswatini, Kingdom of Aug 16, 2017 Sep 21, 2016 [2] -
Antigua and Barbuda Aug 16, 2017 Sep 23, 2016 [2] -
Afghanistan Aug 16, 2017 May 2, 2017 [2] -
Chad Aug 16, 2017 Sep 24, 2015 [1] Sep 25, 2014
El Salvador Sep 18, 2017 Jun 20, 2017 [2] -
Estonia Sep 19, 2017 Jun 21, 2017 [2] -
Kiribati Oct 26, 2017 Jul 18, 2017 [3] -
Liechtenstein Aug 16, 2017 Feb 1, 2017 [2] -
Rwanda Sep 27, 2017 Jun 29, 2017 [2] -
Saint Kitts and Nevis Aug 22, 2017 May 24, 2017 [3] -
Thailand Sep 20, 2017 Jun 22, 2017 [3] -
Iceland Aug 1, 2018 May 3, 2018 [2] -
Lebanon Jan 11, 2018 Oct 13, 2017 [2] -
Namibia Dec 5, 2017 Sep 6, 2017 [2] -
Cuba Apr 30, 2018 Jan 30, 2018 [2] -
Lao, People's Dem. Rep. Dec 20, 2017 Sep 21, 2017 [2] -
Portugal Nov 26, 2018 Aug 28, 2018 [2] -
Suriname Oct 31, 2018 Aug 2, 2018 [2] -
Guinea-Bissau Jan 20, 2019 Oct 22, 2018 [1] Sep 24, 2014
Tonga Jan 22, 2019 Oct 22, 2018 [3] -
Vanuatu Jan 16, 2019 Oct 16, 2018 [3] -
Sao Tome and Principe Nov 28, 2018 Aug 30, 2018 [2] -
Saint Lucia Apr 23, 2019 Jan 23, 2019 [2] -
Palestinian Authority Jun 16, 2019 Mar 18, 2019 [2] -
Marshall Islands Apr 29, 2019 Jan 29, 2019 [3] -
Saudi Arabia May 28, 2019 Feb 27, 2019 [2] -
Tuvalu Sep 5, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 [2] -
Equatorial Guinea Mar 23, 2020 Dec 24, 2019 [2] -

* [1] Ratification [2] Accession/approbation [3] Acceptance/approval [4] Succession [5] Consent to be bound [6] Definite signature