ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2011

In January 2011, the government of Algeria announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2011 | Removal date: 01 Sep 2011
Still in force

Import tariff

As a reaction to rising food prices, the Prime Minister of Algeria has temporarily exempted edible oils from all import duties.
 
The change is to be in effect from 1 January 2011 until 31 August 2011.
 
Prior to the change, imported edible oils were charged a duty of 5 percent.

AFFECTED SECTORS