ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2011In January 2011, the government of Algeria announced a change in import duties.
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Prime Ministry of Algeria. (2011). Available at http://www.premier-ministre.gov.dz/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1536&Itemid=261
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.