IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Outflow

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 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 February 2010, the government of Afghanistan introduced export duties on certain natural resources (Letter CS2-538570 of the Ministry of Finance of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan). The duties vary from 2.5 to 40 percent depending on the product.

 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

110 Coal & peat
2701 Coal; briquettes, ovoids and similar solid fuels manufactured from coal.
270119 Other coal
163 Precious & semi-precious stones; natural abrasives; other minerals
2526 Natural steatite, whether or not roughly trimmed or merely cut, by sawing or otherwise, into blocks or slabs of a rectangular (including square) shape; talc.
252610 Not crushed, not powdered
374 Plaster, lime & cement
2520 Gypsum; anhydrite; plasters (consisting of calcined gypsum or calcium sulphate) whether or not coloured, with or without small quantities of accelerators or retarders.
252020 Plasters
2523 Portland cement, aluminous cement, slag cement, supersulphate cement and similar hydraulic cements, whether or not coloured or in the form of clinkers.
252329 Other
393 Metal wastes or scraps
7204 Ferrous waste and scrap; remelting scrap ingots of iron or steel.
720441 Turnings, shavings, chips, milling waste, sawdust, filings, trimmings and stampings, whether or not in bundles
720449 Other

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