ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Jan 2010

In January 2010, the government of Ghana announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Ghana Excise and Preventive Services, 'Tariff Interpretation Order No.2010/00,http://www.ghanacustoms.gov.gh/pdf2/TARIFF_INTERPRETATION_ORDER_2010-001.pdf


Inception date: 06 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Following the announcement of the official budget for 2010, the customs authority of Ghana imposed a series of import levies.
For instance, a 5% import levy has been introduced on poultry products as wel as a wide range of textiles and textile articles.
In addition, tariffs have been raised for wheat, maize, rice and vegetable oils.