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: 01 Sep 2018 | Removal date: 30 Sep 2018

Import tariff

On 24 August 2018, the Chilean Government issued Exempt Decree 240/2018 decreasing the applicable discounts on customs duties on sugar for a one-month period starting on 1 September 2018.

The new legislation established different reductions on the ad valorem customs duties. The applicable discounts set were USD 66.28 per tonne for refined sugars qualified as Grade 1 or 2; and USD 13.60 per tonne for refined sugars qualified as Grade 3, 4 and other substandard. The previously applicable discounts were USD 88.21 and USD 33.87 per tonne of sugars qualified as Grade 1 or 2 and as Grade 3, 4 and other substandard respectively.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

MAP
TABLE
EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

235 Sugar & molasses
1701 Cane or beet sugar and chemically pure sucrose, in solid form.
170114 Other cane sugar
170199 Other

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