ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Sep 2010
In September 2010, the government of Sri Lanka increased an internal levy on portatoes.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Effective 10 September 2010, the government of Sri Lanka increased the special levy on potato imports. Under the new regulation, imports of potatoes are subject to a levy of Rs. 30/kg up from Rs.20/kg. This increased levy is valid for three months.
The original surcharge had been put in place only on 27 August 2010.