ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Sep 2010

In September 2010, the government of Sri Lanka announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Sri Lanka Customs. (2010). Ammendment to Special Commodity Levy. Available at http://www.customs.gov.lk/news/sclsugar.pdf


Inception date: 23 Sep 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Effective 23 September 2010, imports of various types of sugar into Sri Lanka are subject to a special levy of Rs. 5/kg. Among the affected sugars are cane sugar, beet and white sugar.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS