ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Dec 2008In December 2008, the government of Ecuador announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
COMEXI. (2008). Resolution 463. Available at http://www.comexi.gov.ec/reso_docs/resolucion463.pdf
COMEXI. (2009). Resolution 514. Available at http://www.comexi.gov.ec/reso_docs/resolucion514.pdf
COMEXI. (2010). Resolution 558. Available at http://www.comexi.gov.ec/reso_docs/resolucion558.pdf
On 9 December 2008, the government of Ecuador temporarily eliminated import tariffs on machinery used in the sugar industry. While the suspension was initially drated to last for 6 months, it has subsequently been prolongued twice.
On 17 September 2009, the suspension has been extended until 12 February 2010.
An extension for another six months was granted on 4 March 2010.