ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jun 2011

In June 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: 13 Jun 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 export duties on marble, granite, various forms of lead as well as scraps of plastic and paper. The duties of unspecified magnitude came into force on 13 June 2011.

AFFECTED SECTORS