ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Sep 2015

The Government of the Plurinational State of Bolivia increased the import duties on milk and cream, yoghurt, grapes, ground coffee, prepared or preserved vegetables, wine, fine animal hair and footwear.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Bolivian National Customs. Aduana Nacional. Circular 191/2015. Decreto Supremo 2522, pp.5-32. Available at: http://www.aduana.gob.bo/aduana7/sites/default/files/SCGNNDTA/otros/CIRCULAR1912015%20Decreto%20Supremo%202522.pdf

Inception date: 16 Sep 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On September 16, 2015, the Bolivian Government adopted Supreme Decree 2522 increasing import duties on 35 tariff lines under HS Codes 0402, 0403, 0806, 0901, 2004, 2204, 5102, 6401, 6402 and 6403. The new import tariffs have been set at 20%, 30% and 40%. Previously applicable import tariffs were set at 10% 15% and 20%.