ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jun 2011

In June 2011, the government of Viet Nam announced a change in import duties.

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: 20 Jun 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

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.