ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Jul 2016

In July 2016, the government of Sri Lanka announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Extrordinary gazette 1975-40 - 12 July 2016
http://documents.gov.lk/files/egz/2016/7/1975-40_E.pdf


Inception date: 12 Jul 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Effective 12 July 2016, Sri Lanka increased the import cess on beedi (tendu) leaves. The import cess on beedi leaves that fall under HS 1404 was increased from Rs. 350 per kg. to Rs. 2000 per kg.

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