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 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

The December 2009 announcement from China's State Tariff Commission included the announcement contained a list of 35 'temporary' reductions in import tariffs for 2010. Ten were removed or changed at the end of 2010, the rest were renewed for at least one more year.

Six items saw permanent reductions, including strawberries and certain fermented beverages. (N.B.: 'Permanent' refers to the fact that these tariff changes were not included in the 'temporary' tariff schedule, but in their own separate document.)

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

214 Prepared & preserved fruits & nuts
0812 Fruit and nuts, provisionally preserved (for example, by sulphur dioxide gas, in brine, in sulphur water or in other preservative solutions), but unsuitable in that state for immediate consumption.
081290 Other
242 Wines
2206 Other fermented beverages (for example, cider, perry, mead); mixtures of fermented beverages and mixtures of fermented beverages and nonalcoholic beverages, not elsewhere specified or included.
220600 Other fermented beverages (for example, cider, perry, mead); mixtures of fermented beverages and mixtures of fermented beverages and nonalcoholic beverages, not elsewhere specified or included.
261 Natural textile fibres prepared for spinning
5301 Flax, raw or processed but not spun; flax tow and waste (including yarn waste and garnetted stock).
530121 Broken or scutched
267 Woven fabrics of man-made filaments & staple fibres
5512 Woven fabrics of synthetic staple fibres, containing 85 % or more by weight of synthetic staple fibres.
551211 Unbleached or bleached
291 Tanned or dressed leather; composition leather
4104 Tanned or crust hides and skins of bovine (including buffalo) or equine animals, without hair on, whether or not split, but not further prepared.
410419 Other
4105 Tanned or crust skins of sheep or lambs, without wool on, whether or not split, but not further prepared.
410510 In the wet state (including wetblue)
4106 Tanned or crust hides and skins of other animals, without wool or hair on, whether or not split, but not further prepared.
410621 In the wet state (including wetblue)
410631 In the wet state (including wetblue)
321 Pulp, paper & paperboard
4806 Vegetable parchment, greaseproof papers, tracing papers and glassine and other glazed transparent or translucent papers, in rolls or sheets.
480640 Glassine and other glazed transparent or translucent papers
333 Petroleum oils & oils of bituminous materials, other than crude
2710 Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude; preparations not elsewhere specified or included, containing by weight 70 % or more of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals, these oils being the basic con
271019 Other
341 Basic organic chemicals
2933 Heterocyclic compounds with nitrogen heteroatom(s) only.
293371 6Hexanelactam (epsiloncaprolactam)
3823 Industrial monocarboxylic fatty acids; acid oils from refining; industrial fatty alcohols.
382319 Other
342 Basic inorganic chemicals n.e.c.
2801 Fluorine, chlorine, bromine and iodine.
280130 Fluorine; bromine
2802 Sulphur, sublimed or precipitated; colloidal sulphur.
280200 Sulphur, sublimed or precipitated; colloidal sulphur.
2804 Hydrogen, rare gases and other nonmetals.
280450 Boron; tellurium
280490 Selenium
2807 Sulphuric acid; oleum.
280700 Sulphuric acid; oleum.
347 Plastics in primary forms
3907 Polyacetals, other polyethers and epoxide resins, in primary forms; polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters and other polyesters, in primary forms.
390740 Polycarbonates
351 Paints & varnishes & related products; artists' colours; ink
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.
354 Chemical products n.e.c.
3301 Essential oils (terpeneless or not), including concretes and absolutes; resinoids; extracted oleoresins; concentrates of essential oils in fats, in fixed oils, in waxes or the like, obtained by enfleurage or maceration; terpenic byproducts of the deterpe
330125 Of other mints
355 Man-made fibres
5504 Artificial staple fibres, not carded, combed or otherwise processed for spinning.
550410 Of viscose rayon
363 Semi-manufactures of plastics
3920 Other plates, sheets, film, foil and strip, of plastics, noncellular and not reinforced, laminated, supported or similarly combined with other materials.
392010 Of polymers of ethylene
371 Glass & glass products
7009 Glass mirrors, whether or not framed, including rearview mirrors.
700991 Unframed
379 Other non-metallic mineral products n.e.c.
6815 Articles of stone or of other mineral substances (including carbon fibres, articles of carbon fibres and articles of peat), not elsewhere specified or included.
681599 Other
415 Unfinished products of copper, nickel, aluminium, lead, zinc or tin
7410 Copper foil (whether or not printed or backed with paper, paperboard, plastics or similar backing materials) of a thickness (excluding any backing) not exceeding 0.15 mm.
741011 Of refined copper
7606 Aluminium plates, sheets and strip, of a thickness exceeding 0.2 mm.
760611 Of aluminium, not alloyed
429 Other fabricated metal products
8207 Interchangeable tools for hand tools, whether or not power operated, or for machinetools (for example, for pressing, stamping, punching, tapping, threading, drilling, boring, broaching, milling, turning or screw driving), including dies for drawing or e
820730 Tools for pressing, stamping or punching
432 Pumps, compressors, hydraulic & pneumatic power engines; parts
8481 Taps, cocks, valves and similar appliances for pipes, boiler shells, tanks, vats or the like, including pressurereducing valves and thermostatically controlled valves.
848180 Other appliances
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
844540 Textile winding (including weftwinding) or reeling machines
449 Other special-purpose machinery & parts
8441 Other machinery for making up paper pulp, paper or paperboard, including cutting machines of all kinds.
844190 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.
844391 Parts and accessories of printing machinery used for printing by means of plates, cylinders and other printing components of heading 84.42
465 Electric filament or discharge lamps; lighting equipment; parts
8539 Electric filament or discharge lamps, including sealed beam lamp units and ultraviolet or infrared lamps; arclamps.
853932 Mercury or sodium vapour lamps; metal halide lamps
473 Broadcast recording apparatus; microphones, loudspeakers, etc.
8528 Monitors and projectors, not incorporating television reception apparatus; reception apparatus for television, whether or not incorporating radiobroadcast receivers or sound or video recording or reproducing apparatus.
852859 Other
482 Instruments & control equipment, except optical instruments
9025 Hydrometers and similar floating instruments, thermometers, pyrometers, barometers, hygrometers and psychrometers, recording or not, and any combination of these instruments.
902519 Other
902590 Parts and accessories
9032 Automatic regulating or controlling instruments and apparatus.
903290 Parts and accessories
483 Optical instruments & photographic equipment; parts thereof
3707 Chemical preparations for photographic uses (other than varnishes, glues, adhesives and similar preparations); unmixed products for photographic uses, put up in measured portions or put up for retail sale in a form ready for use.
370790 Other
9006 Photographic (other than cinematographic) cameras; photographic flashlight apparatus and flashbulbs other than discharge lamps of heading 85.39.
900661 Discharge lamp (ìelectronicî) flashlight apparatus

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