ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Mar 2010

In March 2010, the government of Iran announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



News.AZ. (13 March 2010). Iran cuts car import duty. Available at http://www.news.az/articles/11370

Payvan Iran News. (12 March 2010). Iran cuts car import duty. Available at http://www.payvand.com/news/10/mar/1117.html

Reuters. (7 March 2010). Iran car maker boosts output, worries about tariffs. Available at http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKDAH74047620100307

Teheran Times. (13 March 2010). Iran cuts car import duty. Available at http://www.tehrantimes.com/index_View.asp?code=215922


Inception date: 21 Mar 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

According to numerous and consistent press reports, the Iranian parliament reduced the import duty on cars on 16 March 2010. Effective from 21 March 2010, cars imported from abroad will be subject to a tariff of 70 percent, down from 90 percent.

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