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: 12 Oct 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 12 October 2012, Sri Lanka increased import taxes on the following product lines (import taxes charged are listed in parantheses):

  • Granite 2516.11 (Rs. 24,000 or US$ 186.6 per cubic metre),
  • Granite cut into blocks 2516.12 (Rs. 12,000 or US$93.3 per cubic metre),
  • Stand-stone 2516.20(Rs. 12,000 or US$93.3 per cubic metre),
  • Other types of building stones 2516.90(Rs. 12,000 or US$93.3 per cubic metre),
  • Fruits and vegetable 0710.80, frozen vegetables, onions and garlic 0710.80.10 (Rs. 600 or US$ 4.6 per kg),
  • Dried, sliced, cut, or powdered but not further prepared vegetables 0712.20, 0712.90.10, 712.90.90 (Rs. 600 or $4.6 per kg),
  • Citrus fruit fresh or dried 0805.20, 0805.20.10 (Rs. 30 or US$0.23 per kg),
  • Wheat 1101.00.10 (Rs. 20 or US$ 0.15 per kg),
  • Malt extract based preparations 1901.90.10 (15% rate).

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

214 Prepared & preserved fruits & nuts
0805 Citrus fruit, fresh or dried.
080510 Oranges
080520 Mandarins (including tangerines and satsumas); clementines, wilkings and similar citrus hybrids
231 Grain mill products
1101 Wheat or meslin flour.
110100 Wheat or meslin flour.
1901 Malt extract; food preparations of flour, groats, meal, starch or malt extract, not containing cocoa or containing less than 40 % by weight of cocoa calculated on a totally defatted basis, not elsewhere specified or included; food preparations of goods of
190120 Mixes and doughs for the preparation of bakers' wares of heading 19.05
239 Food products n.e.c.
1901 Malt extract; food preparations of flour, groats, meal, starch or malt extract, not containing cocoa or containing less than 40 % by weight of cocoa calculated on a totally defatted basis, not elsewhere specified or included; food preparations of goods of
190110 Preparations for infant use, put up for retail sale
190190 Other

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