ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Sep 2011

In September 2011, the government of Sudan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 20 Sep 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 20 September 2011, a Sudanese official (Khartoum governor Abdulraham al-khidir) has indicated government intends to temporarily waive taxes and customs duties on a range of basic food items such as lentils, milk and cooking oil.
This according to the governor was to fight the spiralling inflation.

AFFECTED SECTORS