ANNOUNCEMENT 18 May 2011

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



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: 18 May 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

As confirmed by the Permanent Delegation of Egypt to the WTO, the government of Egypt has imposed an export duty on raw and stuffed leather. The duty of unspecified magnitude came into force on 18 May 2011.

AFFECTED SECTORS