ANNOUNCEMENT 01 May 2011

In May 2011, the government of Belarus announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO report November 2011.
WTO. (November 2011). OVERVIEW OF DEVELOPMENTS IN THE INTERNATIONAL TRADING ENVIRONMENT (WT/TPR/OV/14). Available at http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news11_e/igo_26oct11_e.htm


Inception date: 01 May 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

Increase of export tariffs on certain fuels, i.e. petroleum oils, oils obtained from bituminous minerals, petroleum gases, certain hydrocarbons, waxes and residues of petroleum oils, and oils obtained from bituminous minerals from 1 May 2011. The HScodes are the following 2709.00.90; 2710.19.51; 2710.99.00; 2711.12; 2711.19.00; 2712; 2713. Exports to Kazakhstan and Russian Federation exempted.

AFFECTED SECTORS