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
Still in force

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.

AFFECTED SECTORS