ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Feb 2016

In February 2016, the government of Malaysia announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Customs Duties (Amendment) Order 2016 - P.U. (A) 19
Available at: http://www.federalgazette.agc.gov.my/outputp/pua_20160129_P.U.%20(A)%2019_%20Draf%20PDK%20(Pindaan)%202016.pdf


Inception date: 01 Feb 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 February 2016 the government of Malaysia decreased export duties on ferrous waste and scrap of specific iron and steel materials from 10% to 0%.
Affected trading partners are identified based on UN Comtrade's import data from 2014.
 

AFFECTED SECTORS