ANNOUNCEMENT 01 May 2015

In May 2015, the government of Malaysia announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, May: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/5.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_MAY_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, June: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/6.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_JUNE_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, July: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/7.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_JULY_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, August: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/8.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_AUGUST_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, September: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/9.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_SEPTEMBER_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, October: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/10.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_OCTOBER_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, November: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/11.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_NOVEMBER_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2015, December: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2015/12.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_DECEMBER_2015.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2016, January: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2016/01.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_JANUARY_2016.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2016, February: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2016/02.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_FEBRUARY_2016.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2016, March: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2016/03.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_MARCH_2016.pdf

Inception date: 01 May 2015 | Removal date: 01 Apr 2016
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 May 2015, the export duty on crude palm oil was removed. Prior to May 2015, the export duty was increased from 0% to 4.5% for the month of April 2015, see related measure.

The export duty was reintroduced in April 2016, see related measures.

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