ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2010

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO. (2010). REPORT TO THE TPRB FROM THE DIRECTOR-GENERALON TRADE-RELATED DEVELOPMENTS 'WT/TPR/OV/W/3'. Available at http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news10_e/report_tprb_june10_e.pdf


Inception date: 01 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

From 1 January 2010, the Chinese government has reduced import tarrifs on selected products. As was reported by the Permanent Delegation of China to the WTO, import tariffs on fresh strawberries, fermented beverages, woven fabrics of synthetic staple fibres as well as hides and skins have been lowered.