IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 01 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 Import duty exemptions on raw and white sugar has been extended till 30 June 2010. The exemption was initially granted in August 2009 till December 2009. Prior to the exemption, there was a 2% duty on raw sugar and 10% duty on refined sugar.
The egyptian cabinet has decided to extend the exemption of raw and white sugar imports from duties until June 30 2012. A measure said to fight the negative effects of a rise of global sugar prices.

 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

235 Sugar & molasses
1701 Cane or beet sugar and chemically pure sucrose, in solid form.
170113 Cane sugar specified in Subheading Note 2 to this Chapter
170114 Other cane sugar
170199 Other

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