ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jul 2010

In July 2010, the government of Pakistan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Pakistan Customs. (2010). SRO 687/2010. Available at
http://download1.fbr.gov.pk/sros/CustomsSROs/2010SRO687.pdf


Inception date: 01 Jul 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Effective 1 July 2010, the government of Pakistan has adjusted import tariffs on .
 
The import tariff on Pure terephthalic acid (PTA) has been reduced from 7.5 to 3 percent.
The import tariff on Poly ethylene terephthalate (PET) has been increased from 7.5 to 9 percent.
The import tariff on certain polyesters has been increased from 4.5 to 6 percent.
The non-preferential import tariff of 10 percent has been introduced for certain categories of manmade or synthetic sable fibre yarn as well as synthetic filament yarn.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 01 Jul 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Effective 1 July 2010, the government of Pakistan has adjusted import tariffs on .
 
The import tariff on Pure terephthalic acid (PTA) has been reduced from 7.5 to 3 percent.
The import tariff on Poly ethylene terephthalate (PET) has been increased from 7.5 to 9 percent.
The import tariff on certain polyesters has been increased from 4.5 to 6 percent.
The non-preferential import tariff of 10 percent has been introduced for certain categories of manmade or synthetic sable fibre yarn as well as synthetic filament yarn.