ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Feb 2009

In March 2009, the government of Republic of Korea announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO. (26 March 2009). REPORT TO THE TPRB FROM THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL ON THE FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC CRISIS AND TRADE-RELATED DEVELOPMENTS 'Job (09)/30'. To be obtained at
http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news09_e/trdev_dg_report_14apr09_e.doc

Inception date: 01 Mar 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

As from March 2009, the South Korean tariff on imports of crude oil increased to 3%. The tariff was previously increased from 1% to 2% on 1 February 2009, see related measure.
 

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