ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2016

According to the WTO Tariff Download Facility, during 2016 the authorities of Switzerland changed their GSP import tariffs at the 6-digit HS code level for a number of products. This entry consolidates all of the applied GSP tariff changes by the reporting country in the year in question. There may be further GTA entires covering some of the same tariff changes which the GTA team has separately reported in the database.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

WTO Tariff Download facility, http://tariffdata.wto.org (Downloaded on 2018-10-10)

Inception date: 01 Jan 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

Switzerland decreased the average tariff rate of 18 6-digit HS product categories within the GSP tariff regime in 2016 compared to the previous year available in the WTO Tariff Download Facility.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 31 Dec 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

Switzerland increased the average tariff rate of 21 6-digit HS product categories within the GSP tariff regime in 2016 compared to the previous year available in the WTO Tariff Download Facility.