ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Apr 2012

In April 2012, the government of China announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Source Chinese Ministry of Finance, Chinese Version Available:

http://gss.mof.gov.cn/zhengwuxinxi/zhengcefabu/201203/t20120322_636951.html


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

Import tariff

On 22 March 2012, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) of the People's Republic of China released the Notice on Adjusting Import Tariff Rate for Some Commodities (Tariff Commission '2012' NO.12), announcing that they would reduce import tariff rate on 4 imported commodities, details are listed as follows:

HS 84419010 Slitting Blade for paper cutting machine import tariff reduction from 8% to 3%
HS 90029010 Eyepiece with diopter appliance (for camera use ) from 15% to 10%
HS 90029090 Other eyepieces with diopter appliance from 15% to 10%
HS 90138030 LED screen ( 32 inches and above, without backlight attached) - the 5% import tariff rate is canceled

This measure comes into effect from 1 April 2012.
 

AFFECTED SECTORS