ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Sep 2014

In September 2014, the government of Egypt announced a change in export taxation.

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1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 14 Sep 2014 | Removal date: 14 Sep 2015
Still in force

Export tax

On 9 September 2014 the Egyptian official gazette published decree no. 671 establishing an export duty for waste plastic (excepted crused plastic) with 1600 EGP (approximately 206 USD) and waste paper with 1200 EGP ( approximately 151 USD) per ton.

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