ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Mar 2016

In March 2016, the Counicl of the Eurasian Economic Union announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 21 Apr 2016 | Removal date: 21 May 2019

Import tariff

Decision No. 25 of the Board (Collegium) of the Eurasian Economic Union of 22 March 2016 temporary abolishes or decreases the import duties with respect to certain agricultural goods.

The import duty on cauliflower and broccoli (code 0704 10 000 0) is set at 5% from 21 April 2016 to 31 May 2017. Currently its import duty is set at 11%.

The import duty on brussels sprouts (code 0704 20 000 0) is set at 5% from 21 April 2016 to 31 May 2019. Currently its import duty is set at 13%.

Certain nuts (codes 0802 51 000 0, 0802 52 000 0), dates (0804 10 000 0), and a number of grape varieties (codes 0806 20 300 0, 0806 20 900 0) are exempted from the payment of import customs duties for the period 21 April 2016--31 May 2019.

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