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: 19 Jun 2018 | Removal date: 19 Jun 2020
Still in force

Import tariff

On 19 June 2018, the Colombian Minister of Agricultura and Rural Development, Juan Zuluaga, announced that the import duty set on certain agricultural supplies like fertilizers and pesticides would be eliminated for a two-year period.

According to the WTO import tariff database, previously applicable tariffs range between 0.6% and 5%.

During the announcement, the Minister stated that products affected by this measure include ammonium sulfate; double salts and mixtures of calcium nitrate and ammonium nitrate with each other; mixtures of urea with ammonium nitrate; mineral fertilizers; and insecticides, among others.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

346 Fertilizers & pesticides
3102 Mineral or chemical fertilisers, nitrogenous.
310221 Ammonium sulphate
310280 Mixtures of urea and ammonium nitrate in aqueous or ammoniacal solution
3808 Insecticides, rodenticides, fungicides, herbicides, antisprouting products and plantgrowth regulators, disinfectants and similar products, put up in forms or packings for retail sale or as preparations or articles (for example, sulphurtreated bands, wi
380891 Insecticides
380892 Fungicides
380893 Herbicides, antisprouting products and plantgrowth regulators
380894 Disinfectants
380899 Other

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