ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Sep 2012
The Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration Process allowed Guatemala to establish an import tariff quota on sorghum.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
SIECA. Resolution No. 293-2012 (COMIECO-EX). Available at: http://web-sieca.s3.amazonaws.com/actos%20administrativos/resoluciones/comieco/293-2012%20.pdf?AWSAccessKeyId=AKIAI4MYHTF3E4G6TJAQ&Expires=1523382283&Signature=A4vdTg8XxUaXQY7hAeSIFydM9Z4%3D
On September 26, 2012, the Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration Process (i.e COMIECO by its Spanish acronym) adopted Resolution 293-2012 allowing Guatemala to establish for the first time a temporary duty-free import quota on sorghum (HS Code 1007.90.00). The quota was set for 25,000 metric tonnes.
The applicable import tariff outside the quota was 20%.
This resolution applied until December 31, 2012.