IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Outflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
← back to the state act
Inception date: 15 Jun 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

Effective 15 June 2016, Sri Lanka reduced the export cess on several natural rubber products. Through Extraordinary Gazette No. 1971/5, the export tax on natural rubber products was reduced from "2% of FOB value or Rs. 15 per kg., whichever is higher" to Rs. 4 per kg.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

MAP
TABLE
EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

019 Forage; natural rubber; living plants; raw vegetable materials
4001 Natural rubber, balata, guttapercha, guayule, chicle and similar natural gums, in primary forms or in plates, sheets or strip.
400110 Natural rubber latex, whether or not prevulcanised
400121 Smoked sheets
400122 Technically specified natural rubber (TSNR)
400129 Other

Please report this page in case you detect an inaccuracy in its content.