ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jul 2016
In July 2016, the government of Uzbekistan announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Resolution of the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of External Economic Ties, Investment and Trade and State Customs Committee of Uzbekistan N2436-5 dated 19 July 2016, О ВНЕСЕНИИ ИЗМЕНЕНИЯ В ПЕРЕЧЕНЬ ТЕХНОЛОГИЧЕСКОГО ОБОРУДОВАНИЯ, ОСВОБОЖДАЕМОГО ПРИ ВВОЗЕ НА ТЕРРИТОРИЮ РЕСПУБЛИКИ УЗБЕКИСТАН ОТ ИМПОРТНОЙ ТАМОЖЕННОЙ ПОШЛИНЫ И НАЛОГА НА ДОБАВЛЕННУЮ СТОИМОСТЬ (ON AMENDMENTs TO THE LIST OF TECHNOLOGICAL EQUIPMENT EXEMPTED WHEN IMPORTED TO THE TERRITORY OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN FROM IMPORT CUSTOMS DUTY AND TAX FOR ADDED VALUE), https://lex.uz/docs/-3007221?otherlang=1
On 11 July 2016 certain items were removed from the list of imports machinery eligibiel for duty free treatment. Concretely, the following items are to be subject to 10% of import duty of their USD-denominated customs value and to 20% of import VAT (turnover tax):
The joint ministerial legal act approved on 11 July 2016 by all responsible ministries is to enter into force on 26 October 2016.