ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Oct 2013

In October 2013, the government of Egypt announced a change in export taxation.

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1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 23 Oct 2013 | Removal date: 23 Oct 2015
Still in force

Export tax

On 23 October 2013 the Egyptian official gazette published decree no. 685 setting an export duty for nitrogenous fertilizer. According to the decree, exports of the fertilizer will be charged 400 EGP per ton (approximately 51 USD).
 
This ruling has been prolonged with decree no. 767/2014 until 22 October 2015. 

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