ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Nov 2015

The Government of Colombia eliminated temporarily the import tariffs on certain fertilisers and miscellaneous chemical products.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism. Ministerio de Comercio, Industria y Turismo. Decreto 2180. http://www.mincit.gov.co/loader.php?lServicio=Documentos&lFuncion=verPdf&id=4812&name=DECRETO_2180_DEL_11_DE_NOVIEMBRE_DE_2015_agoquimicos.pdf

Inception date: 11 Nov 2015 | Removal date: 11 Nov 2017
Still in force

Import tariff

On November 11, 2015, the Colombian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism issued Decree 2180 eliminating for a two-years period the import tariffs on certain fertilisers and miscellaneous chemical products. Previously, these tariff lines were subject to a 5% import tariff.

AFFECTED SECTORS