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: 26 Mar 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 25 March 2013, Egypt announced a heavy increase in theimport duties on a variety of 'unnecessary consumer goods'. Around 150products are affected, including food products like bananas or sea foodbut also luxury products like watches and boats
 
 
On average import tariffs increased by 210 percent.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

013 Fruits & nuts
0802 Other nuts, fresh or dried, whether or not shelled or peeled.
080211 In shell
080221 In shell
080231 In shell
080251 In shell
0806 Grapes, fresh or dried.
080610 Fresh
0808 Apples, pears and quinces, fresh.
080810 Apples
0809 Apricots, cherries, peaches (including nectarines), plums and sloes, fresh.
080910 Apricots
080921 Sour cherries (Prunus cerasus)
080929 Other
080930 Peaches, including nectarines
080940 Plums and sloes
0810 Other fruit, fresh.
081050 Kiwifruit
032 Non-wood forest products
1401 Vegetable materials of a kind used primarily for plaiting (for example, bamboos, rattans, reeds, rushes, osier, raffia, cleaned, bleached or dyed cereal straw, and lime bark).
140120 Rattans
212 Prepared & preserved fish, crustaceans, molluscs
0306 Crustaceans, whether in shell or not, live, fresh, chilled, frozen, dried, salted or in brine; smoked crustaceans, whether in shell or not, whether or not cooked before or during the smoking process; crustaceans, in shell, cooked by steaming or by boiling
030616 Coldwater shrimps and prawns (Pandalus spp., Crangon crangon)
030617 Other shrimps and prawns
0307 Molluscs, whether in shell or not, live, fresh, chilled, frozen, dried, salted or in brine; smoked molluscs, whether in shell or not, whether or not cooked before or during the smoking process; flours, meals and pellets of molluscs, fit for human consumpt
030749 Other
1604 Prepared or preserved fish; caviar and caviar substitutes prepared from fish eggs.
160413 Sardines, sardinella and brisling or sprats
160414 Tunas, skipjack and bonito (Sarda spp.)
160415 Mackerel
160416 Anchovies
1605 Crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates, prepared or preserved.
160529 Other
214 Prepared & preserved fruits & nuts
0801 Coconuts, Brazil nuts and cashew nuts, fresh or dried, whether or not shelled or peeled.
080111 Desiccated
080132 Shelled
0802 Other nuts, fresh or dried, whether or not shelled or peeled.
080212 Shelled
080222 Shelled
080232 Shelled
080252 Shelled
0803 Bananas, including plantains, fresh or dried.
080390 Other
0804 Dates, figs, pineapples, avocados, guavas, mangoes and mangosteens, fresh or dried.
080410 Dates
0806 Grapes, fresh or dried.
080620 Dried
0811 Fruit and nuts, uncooked or cooked by steaming or boiling in water, frozen, whether or not containing added sugar or other sweetening matter.
081190 Other
0812 Fruit and nuts, provisionally preserved (for example, by sulphur dioxide gas, in brine, in sulphur water or in other preservative solutions), but unsuitable in that state for immediate consumption.
081210 Cherries
0813 Fruit, dried, other than that of headings 08.01 to 08.06; mixtures of nuts or dried fruits of this Chapter.
081310 Apricots
081320 Prunes
081340 Other fruit
236 Cocoa, chocolate & sugar confectionery
1704 Sugar confectionery (including white chocolate), not containing cocoa.
170410 Chewing gum, whether or not sugarcoated
170490 Other
385 Games & toys
9504 Video game consoles and machines, articles for funfair, table or parlour games, including pintables, billiards, special tables for casino games and automatic bowling alley equipment.
950450 Video game consoles and machines, other than those of subheading 9504.30
389 Other manufactured articles n.e.c.
3605 Matches, other than pyrotechnic articles of heading 36.04.
360500 Matches, other than pyrotechnic articles of heading 36.04.
9505 Festive, carnival or other entertainment articles, including conjuring tricks and novelty jokes.
950510 Articles for Christmas festivities
483 Optical instruments & photographic equipment; parts thereof
9004 Spectacles, goggles and the like, corrective, protective or other.
900410 Sunglasses
484 Watches & clocks; parts
9102 Wristwatches, pocketwatches and other watches, including stopwatches, other than those of heading 91.01.
910211 With mechanical display only
910219 Other
9105 Other clocks.
910521 Electrically operated
910529 Other
494 Pleasure & sporting boats
8903 Yachts and other vessels for pleasure or sports; rowing boats and canoes.
890392 Motorboats, other than outboard motorboats

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