IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Outflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 05 Feb 2009 | Removal date: 05 Aug 2015
Still in force

Export tax

On 5 February 2009 the Egyptian official gazette published decree no. 161/2009 setting an export duty for some kinds of rice (1006.10, 1006.20, 1006.30, 1006.40) at 1000 EGP (USD 200) per ton. 
 
In August 2015, rice exports were banned altogether (see related measure).

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

231 Grain mill products
1006 Rice.
100620 Husked (brown) rice
100630 Semimilled or wholly milled rice, whether or not polished or glazed
100640 Broken rice

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