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 Feb 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Internal taxation of imports

On 30 January 2015, the General Administration of Customs issued Notice No. 4 of 2015 that introduces a consumption tax on several imported products.
 
Stated in the Notice, batteries (HS Code: 85061011, 85061012, 85061019, 85061090, 85063000, 85064000, 85066000, 85068000, 85078090) and paints (HS Code: 32081000, 32082010, 32082020, 32089010, 32089090, 32091000, 32099010, 32099020, 32099090, 32100000, 32149000) will be charged a 4% import tax starting from 1 February 2015.

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

351 Paints & varnishes & related products; artists' colours; ink
3208 Paints and varnishes (including enamels and lacquers) based on synthetic polymers or chemically modified natural polymers, dispersed or dissolved in a nonaqueous medium; solutions as defined in Note 4 to this Chapter.
320810 Based on polyesters
320820 Based on acrylic or vinyl polymers
320890 Other
3209 Paints and varnishes (including enamels and lacquers) based on synthetic polymers or chemically modified natural polymers, dispersed or dissolved in an aqueous medium.
320910 Based on acrylic or vinyl polymers
320990 Other
3210 Other paints and varnishes (including enamels, lacquers and distempers); prepared water pigments of a kind used for finishing leather.
321000 Other paints and varnishes (including enamels, lacquers and distempers); prepared water pigments of a kind used for finishing leather.
3214 Glaziers' putty, grafting putty, resin cements, caulking compounds and other mastics; painters' fillings; nonrefractory surfacing preparations for façades, indoor walls, floors, ceilings or the like.
321410 Glaziers' putty, grafting putty, resin cements, caulking compounds and other mastics; painters' fillings
321490 Other
464 Accumulators, primary cells & primary batteries; parts
8506 Primary cells and primary batteries.
850610 Manganese dioxide
850640 Silver oxide
850650 Lithium
850660 Airzinc
850680 Other primary cells and primary batteries
850690 Parts
8507 Electric accumulators, including separators therefor, whether or not rectangular (including square).
850730 Nickelcadmium
850750 Nickelmetal hydride
850760 Lithiumion
850790 Parts

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