ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Jan 2011

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministry of Commerce. (2011). China halves import tariffs on electronics. Available at http://ccne.mofcom.gov.cn/bulletin/index.php?flag=5775


Inception date: 27 Jan 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 27 January 2011, the Chinese government announced a reduction of the import tariffs on certain electronic articles.
 
According to the announcement, the import tariffs on computers as well as digital video cameras and recorders will be reduced to 10 percent. Prior to the change, these products were subject to an import tariff of 20 percent.
 

AFFECTED SECTORS