ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Sep 2010

In September 2010, the government of Mexico announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



DECRETO por el que se modifica la Tarifa de la Ley de los Impuestos Generales de Importaci?n y de Exportaci?n (Official Gazette of 23 September 2010): http://www.dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5160380&fecha=23/09/2010


Inception date: 23 Sep 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On September 23, 2010, the Mexican Ministry of Economy published a decree that increased Most Favored Nation (MFN) tariffs (5%-10%), applicable to certain vegetable oils classified under 11 tariff codes of the Mexican Harmonized System: 1507.10.01, 1507.90.99, 1509.10.01, 1511.10.01, 1511.90.99, 1512.11.01, 1512.19.99, 1513.11.01, 1513.19.99, 1513.21.01, 1513.29.99 and 1516.20.01.

 
On February 14, 2009 Mexican import duties for these products had been eliminated, according to the decree of December 16, 2008. Prior to this reduction, such goods faced a 10%-20% MFN import duty.
 

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