ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2010In January 2010, the government of China announced a change in import duties.
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WTO, OECD & UNCTAD. (2010). REPORT ON G20 TRADE AND INVESTMENT MEASURES. Available at http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/wto_oecd_unctad2010d1_en.pdf
As was notified by the Permanent Delegation of China to the WTO, the Chinese government has increased import tariffs on fuel oil and jet fuel. With both tariffs previously held at 1 percent, the tariff for fuel oil increased to 3 percent and the tariff on jet oil to 6 percent.
The measure is effective from 1 January 2010.