ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Oct 2015

In October 2015, the government of Sri Lanka announced a change in import duties.

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Inception date: 09 Oct 2015 | Removal date: 08 Nov 2015

Import tariff

On 9 October 2015, Sri Lanka through Extraordinary Gazette 1935/45-2015 increased the Special Commodity Levy on Big Onions from Rs. 10 per kg. to Rs. 30 per kg. The Levy was last decreased in June 2015 and later decreased to Rs. 5 per kg on 20 November 2015 (see related measures).

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