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: 19 Sep 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 On 19 September 2009, Pakistan exempted machinery and equipment imported by textile industrial units from all of the customs duty. The exemption is applicable only to the machinery that is not already manufactured in Pakistan locally.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

446 Machinery for textile, apparel & leather production; parts
8445 Machines for preparing textile fibres; spinning, doubling or twisting machines and other machinery for producing textile yarns; textile reeling or winding (including weftwinding) machines and machines for preparing textile yarns for use on the machines o
844511 Carding machines
844512 Combing machines
844513 Drawing or roving machines
844519 Other
844520 Textile spinning machines
844540 Textile winding (including weftwinding) or reeling machines
844590 Other
8446 Weaving machines (looms).
844629 Other
844630 For weaving fabrics of a width exceeding 30 cm, shuttleless type
8447 Knitting machines, stitchbonding machines and machines for making gimped yarn, tulle, lace, embroidery, trimmings, braid or net and machines for tufting.
844790 Other
8448 Auxiliary machinery for use with machines of heading 84.44, 84.45, 84.46 or 84.47 (for example, dobbies, Jacquards, automatic stop motions, shuttle changing mechanisms); parts and accessories suitable for use solely or principally with the machines of thi
844819 Other
844831 Card clothing
844833 Spindles, spindle flyers, spinning rings and ring travellers
844839 Other
844842 Reeds for looms, healds and healdframes
844849 Other
844851 Sinkers, needles and other articles used in forming stitches
844859 Other
8451 Machinery (other than machines of heading 84.50) for washing, cleaning, wringing, drying, ironing, pressing (including fusing presses), bleaching, dyeing, dressing, finishing, coating or impregnating textile yarns, fabrics or made up textile articles and
845140 Washing, bleaching or dyeing machines
845180 Other machinery
845190 Parts
8452 Sewing machines, other than booksewing machines of heading 84.40; furniture, bases and covers specially designed for sewing machines; sewing machine needles.
845229 Other
845290 Furniture, bases and covers for sewing machines and parts thereof; other parts of sewing machines
449 Other special-purpose machinery & parts
8443 Printing machinery used for printing by means of plates, cylinders and other printing components of heading 84.42; other printers, copying machines and facsimile machines, whether or not combined; parts and accessories thereof.
844316 Flexographic printing machinery
844317 Gravure printing machinery
844319 Other
844332 Other, capable of connecting to an automatic data processing machine or to a network
844339 Other
844399 Other
452 Computing machinery & parts
8443 Printing machinery used for printing by means of plates, cylinders and other printing components of heading 84.42; other printers, copying machines and facsimile machines, whether or not combined; parts and accessories thereof.
844331 Machines which perform two or more of the functions of printing, copying or facsimile transmission, capable of connecting to an automatic data processing machine or to a network

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