ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jun 2011In June 2011, the government of Viet Nam announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
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
As confirmed by the Permanent Delegation of Viet Nam to the WTO, the government of Viet Nam has increased import duties on a variety of products ranging from tobacco and tomato sauce to inkjets and steel parts.
The increases of up to 50 percent came into effect on 20 June 2011.