ANNOUNCEMENT 01 May 2017

For the month of May, the Malaysian authorities decided to decrease the export duty on crude palm oil.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2017, May: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2017/EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_MAY_2017.pdf

Inception date: 01 May 2017 | Removal date: 01 Jun 2017
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 May 2017, the export duty on crude palm oil is decreased to 7% for the month of May. Prior to May 2017 the duty had been temporarily set at 7.5% for a period of one month, see related measure.

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