ANNOUNCEMENT 20 May 2010

In May 2010, the government of Ecuador announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 20 May 2010 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 20 May 2010, the government of Ecuador reduced import tariffs on hybrid cars. The new regime differenciates imported cars along their cubic capacity. Down from a general tariff of 35 percent, the new regime allows for imports with a tariff rate between zero and 15 percent.
 

  • 0 - 2000 cm3: 0 percent,
  • 2001-3000 cm3: 5 percent,
  • 3001 - 4000 cm3: 10 percent,
  • 4001+ cm3: 15 percent.

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