IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

Yes

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 05 Aug 2016 | Removal date: 05 Aug 2021
Still in force

Import tariff

On August 2, 2016, the Government of Bolivia issued the Supreme Decree 2860 establishing temporarily a 0% import tariff on seeds, agricultural machinery and wheat. Previously, all of the tariff lines affected by this measure experienced an import levy ranging from 0% to 15%. The new legislation contemplated a five-year duration period for tariff lines falling under HS Codes 1207, 1209, 2501, 2510,3002, 33048432, 8433, 8436, 8437 and 8438; whereas for tariff lines under HS Codes 1001, 1005, 1007 and 1101, the revocation date was set on December 31, 2016.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

011 Cereals
1001 Wheat and meslin.
100199 Other
231 Grain mill products
1101 Wheat or meslin flour.
110100 Wheat or meslin flour.
352 Pharmaceutical products
3002 Human blood; animal blood prepared for therapeutic, prophylactic or diagnostic uses; antisera, other blood fractions and immunological products, whether or not modified or obtained by means of biotechnological processes; vaccines, toxins, cultures of micr
300230 Vaccines for veterinary medicine
3004 Medicaments (excluding goods of heading 30.02, 30.05 or 30.06) consisting of mixed or unmixed products for therapeutic or prophylactic uses, put up in measured doses (including those in the form of transdermal administration systems) or in forms or packin
300450 Other medicaments containing vitamins or other products of heading 29.36
441 Agricultural or forestry machinery & parts
8432 Agricultural, horticultural or forestry machinery for soil preparation or cultivation; lawn or sportsground rollers.
843221 Disc harrows
843230 Seeders, planters and transplanters
8433 Harvesting or threshing machinery, including straw or fodder balers; grass or hay mowers; machines for cleaning, sorting or grading eggs, fruit or other agricultural produce, other than machinery of heading 84.37.
843311 Powered, with the cutting device rotating in a horizontal plane
843351 Combine harvesterthreshers
843359 Other
8436 Other agricultural, horticultural, forestry, poultrykeeping or beekeeping machinery, including germination plant fitted with mechanical or thermal equipment; poultry incubators and brooders.
843610 Machinery for preparing animal feeding stuffs
843629 Other
8437 Machines for cleaning, sorting or grading seed, grain or dried leguminous vegetables; machinery used in the milling industry or for the working of cereals or dried leguminous vegetables, other than farmtype machinery.
843710 Machines for cleaning, sorting or grading seed, grain or dried leguminous vegetables

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