ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Jun 2010

In June 2010, the government of Philippines announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Official Gazette. (2010). Executive order 898. Available at http://www.gov.ph/2010/06/22/executive-order-no-898/


Inception date: 14 Jul 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 22 June 2010, the government of the Philippines exempted imports of cold- and hot-rolled coils of iron and steel from import tariffs. The measure became effective in the middle of July.
 
Tariffs will be increased to 7 percent once the Board of Investments determines local production has been sustained.

AFFECTED SECTORS