ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Nov 2011

In November 2011, the Swiss government announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Swiss Government. (2011). Zollbefreiung f?r bestimmte IT-Produkte. Available at http://www.admin.ch/aktuell/00089/index.html?lang=de&msg-id=42359


Inception date: 01 Jan 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 23 November 2011, the government of Switzerland announced the abolishment of all import taxes on multi-use printers, flat screens, set-top boxes, cables used in telecom devices plus selected headphones.
 
The listed products will be duty-free from 1 January 2012.

The list of affected products in this measure was retroactively expanded for four 6-digit HS code products.