ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Jul 2010

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Australian Customs Notice #2010/38 from 30 July 2010. Available at: https://www.abf.gov.au/help-and-support-subsite/CustomsNotices/2010-38.pdf

Inception date: 02 Aug 2010 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

Australian Customs Notice #2010/38 from 30 July 2010 has introduced a customer price index adjustment for the calculation of new rates of customs duties for products such asalcoholic beverages (HS 2203, 2204, 2205, 2206, 2207, 2208) as well as some tobacco products (HS 2401, 2402, 2403) which resulted in increase of customs and excise duties. The measure is effective from 2 August 2010.

AFFECTED SECTORS