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 May 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

The import of processed clothing was previously duty free. Domestic producers complained about being discriminated against by this scheme and the finance ministry reacted in May 2013 by introducing an uniform 6 per cent duty on all textiles.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

266 Woven fabrics (except special fabrics) of cotton
5208 Woven fabrics of cotton, containing 85 % or more by weight of cotton, weighing not more than 200 g/m2.
520811 Plain weave, weighing not more than 100 g/m2
520812 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520819 Other fabrics
520821 Plain weave, weighing not more than 100 g/m2
520832 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520839 Other fabrics
5209 Woven fabrics of cotton, containing 85 % or more by weight of cotton, weighing more than 200 g/m2.
520932 3thread or 4thread twill, including cross twill
520942 Denim
267 Woven fabrics of man-made filaments & staple fibres
5407 Woven fabrics of synthetic filament yarn, including woven fabrics obtained from materials of heading 54.04.
540710 Woven fabrics obtained from high tenacity yarn of nylon or other polyamides or of polyesters
540720 Woven fabrics obtained from strip or the like
540751 Unbleached or bleached
540761 Containing 85 % or more by weight of nontextured polyester filaments
540781 Unbleached or bleached
5513 Woven fabrics of synthetic staple fibres, containing less than 85 % by weight of such fibres, mixed mainly or solely with cotton, of a weight not exceeding 170 g/m².
551311 Of polyester staple fibres, plain weave
551329 Other woven fabrics
5514 Woven fabrics of synthetic staple fibres, containing less than 85 % by weight of such fibres, mixed mainly or solely with cotton, of a weight exceeding 170 g/m².
551422 3thread or 4thread twill, including cross twill, of polyester staple fibres
551449 Other woven fabrics
5515 Other woven fabrics of synthetic staple fibres.
551599 Other
5516 Woven fabrics of artificial staple fibres.
271 Made-up textile articles
6301 Blankets and travelling rugs.
630140 Blankets (other than electric blankets) and travelling rugs, of synthetic fibres
6302 Bed linen, table linen, toilet linen and kitchen linen.
630221 Of cotton
630222 Of manmade fibres
630229 Of other textile materials
630231 Of cotton
630232 Of manmade fibres
630239 Of other textile materials
630253 Of manmade fibres
630259 Of other textile materials
630260 Toilet linen and kitchen linen, of terry towelling or similar terry fabrics, of cotton
6303 Curtains (including drapes) and interior blinds; curtain or bed valances.
630392 Of synthetic fibres
630399 Of other textile materials
6304 Other furnishing articles, excluding those of heading 94.04.
630419 Other
630493 Not knitted or crocheted, of synthetic fibres
630499 Not knitted or crocheted, of other textile materials
6305 Sacks and bags, of a kind used for the packing of goods.
630532 Flexible intermediate bulk containers
630533 Other, of polyethylene or polypropylene strip or the like
6306 Tarpaulins, awnings and sunblinds; tents; sails for boats, sailboards or landcraft; camping goods.
630622 Of synthetic fibres
630629 Of other textile materials
6307 Other made up articles, including dress patterns.
630710 Floorcloths, dishcloths, dusters and similar cleaning cloths
630790 Other
272 Carpets & other textile floor coverings
5702 Carpets and other textile floor coverings, woven, not tufted or flocked, whether or not made up, including “Kelem”, “Schumacks”, “Karamanie” and similar handwoven rugs.
570242 Of manmade textile materials
279 Textiles n.e.c.
5603 Nonwovens, whether or not impregnated, coated, covered or laminated.
560312 Weighing more than 25 g/m² but not more than 70 g/m²
560314 Weighing more than 150 g/m²
560392 Weighing more than 25 g/m² but not more than 70 g/m²
5902 Tyre cord fabric of high tenacity yarn of nylon or other polyamides, polyesters or viscose rayon.
590210 Of nylon or other polyamides
5903 Textile fabrics impregnated, coated, covered or laminated with plastics, other than those of heading 59.02.
590310 With poly(vinyl chloride)
590390 Other
5911 Textile products and articles, for technical uses, specified in Note 7 to this Chapter.
591132 Weighing 650 g/m2 or more
591190 Other
281 Knitted or crocheted fabrics
6004 Knitted or crocheted fabrics of a width exceeding 30 cm, containing by weight 5 % or more of elastomeric yarn or rubber thread, other than those of heading 60.01.
600410 Containing by weight 5 % or more of elastomeric yarn but not containing rubber thread
600490 Other
6006 Other knitted or crocheted fabrics.
600624 Printed
600644 Printed
600690 Other
282 Wearing apparel, except fur apparel
6101 Men's or boys' overcoats, carcoats, capes, cloaks, anoraks (including skijackets), windcheaters, windjackets and similar articles, knitted or crocheted, other than those of heading 61.03.
610130 Of manmade fibres
6102 Women's or girls' overcoats, carcoats, capes, cloaks, anoraks (including skijackets), windcheaters, wind jackets and similar articles, knitted or crocheted, other than those of heading 61.04.
610220 Of cotton
610230 Of manmade fibres
6103 Men's or boys' suits, ensembles, jackets, blazers, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear), knitted or crocheted.
610322 Of cotton
610323 Of synthetic fibres
610329 Of other textile materials
610332 Of cotton
610333 Of synthetic fibres
610339 Of other textile materials
610342 Of cotton
610343 Of synthetic fibres
610349 Of other textile materials
6104 Women's or girls' suits, ensembles, jackets, blazers, dresses, skirts, divided skirts, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear), knitted or crocheted.
610422 Of cotton
610423 Of synthetic fibres
610433 Of synthetic fibres
610442 Of cotton
610443 Of synthetic fibres
610444 Of artificial fibres
610449 Of other textile materials
610452 Of cotton
610453 Of synthetic fibres
610462 Of cotton
610463 Of synthetic fibres
610469 Of other textile materials
6105 Men's or boys' shirts, knitted or crocheted.
610510 Of cotton
610520 Of manmade fibres
610590 Of other textile materials
6106 Women's or girls' blouses, shirts and shirtblouses, knitted or crocheted.
610610 Of cotton
610620 Of manmade fibres
610690 Of other textile materials
6107 Men's or boys' underpants, briefs, nightshirts, pyjamas, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles, knitted or crocheted.
610711 Of cotton
610719 Of other textile materials
610721 Of cotton
610799 Of other textile materials
6108 Women's or girls' slips, petticoats, briefs, panties, nightdresses, pyjamas, negligees, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles, knitted or crocheted.
610819 Of other textile materials
610821 Of cotton
610822 Of manmade fibres
610829 Of other textile materials
610831 Of cotton
610832 Of manmade fibres
610839 Of other textile materials
610899 Of other textile materials
6109 Tshirts, singlets and other vests, knitted or crocheted.
610910 Of cotton
610990 Of other textile materials
6110 Jerseys, pullovers, cardigans, waistcoats and similar articles, knitted or crocheted.
611020 Of cotton
611030 Of manmade fibres
611090 Of other textile materials
6111 Babies' garments and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted.
611120 Of cotton
611130 Of synthetic fibres
611190 Of other textile materials
6112 Track suits, ski suits and swimwear, knitted or crocheted.
611211 Of cotton
611212 Of synthetic fibres
611241 Of synthetic fibres
6114 Other garments, knitted or crocheted.
611430 Of manmade fibres
6115 Panty hose, tights, stockings, socks and other hosiery, including graduated compression hosiery (for example, stockings for varicose veins) and footwear without applied soles, knitted or crocheted.
611521 Of synthetic fibres, measuring per single yarn less than 67 decitex
611529 Of other textile materials
611595 Of cotton
611596 Of synthetic fibres
611599 Of other textile materials
6116 Gloves, mittens and mitts, knitted or crocheted.
611610 Impregnated, coated or covered with plastics or rubber
611692 Of cotton
6117 Other made up clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted; knitted or crocheted parts of garments or of clothing accessories.
611710 Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas, veils and the like
6201 Men's or boys' overcoats, carcoats, capes, cloaks, anoraks (including skijackets), windcheaters, windjackets and similar articles, other than those of heading 62.03.
620113 Of manmade fibres
620119 Of other textile materials
620193 Of manmade fibres
6202 Women's or girls' overcoats, carcoats, capes, cloaks, anoraks (including skijackets), windcheaters, windjackets and similar articles, other than those of heading 62.04.
620212 Of cotton
620213 Of manmade fibres
620219 Of other textile materials
620293 Of manmade fibres
6203 Men's or boys' suits, ensembles, jackets, blazers, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear).
620311 Of wool or fine animal hair
620312 Of synthetic fibres
620322 Of cotton
620333 Of synthetic fibres
620339 Of other textile materials
620342 Of cotton
620343 Of synthetic fibres
620349 Of other textile materials
6204 Women's or girls' suits, ensembles, jackets, blazers, dresses, skirts, divided skirts, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear).
620423 Of synthetic fibres
620429 Of other textile materials
620432 Of cotton
620433 Of synthetic fibres
620439 Of other textile materials
620442 Of cotton
620443 Of synthetic fibres
620444 Of artificial fibres
620449 Of other textile materials
620452 Of cotton
620453 Of synthetic fibres
620459 Of other textile materials
620462 Of cotton
620463 Of synthetic fibres
620469 Of other textile materials
6205 Men's or boys' shirts.
620520 Of cotton
620530 Of manmade fibres
6206 Women's or girls' blouses, shirts and shirtblouses.
620630 Of cotton
620640 Of manmade fibres
620690 Of other textile materials
6208 Women's or girls' singlets and other vests, slips, petticoats, briefs, panties, nightdresses, pyjamas, negligees, bathrobes, dressing gowns and similar articles.
620829 Of other textile materials
620891 Of cotton
6209 Babies' garments and clothing accessories.
620920 Of cotton
6210 Garments, made up of fabrics of heading 56.02, 56.03, 59.03, 59.06 or 59.07.
621010 Of fabrics of heading 56.02 or 56.03
6211 Track suits, ski suits and swimwear; other garments.
621133 Of manmade fibres
621139 Of other textile materials
621143 Of manmade fibres
621149 Of other textile materials
6212 Brassieres, girdles, corsets, braces, suspenders, garters and similar articles and parts thereof, whether or not knitted or crocheted.
621210 Brassieres
6214 Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas, veils and the like.
621430 Of synthetic fibres
621490 Of other textile materials
6216 Gloves, mittens and mitts.
621600 Gloves, mittens and mitts.
6217 Other made up clothing accessories; parts of garments or of clothing accessories, other than those of heading 62.12.
621710 Accessories
362 Other rubber products
5906 Rubberised textile fabrics, other than those of heading 59.02.
590691 Knitted or crocheted
590699 Other

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