ANNOUNCEMENT 08 May 2018

The Government of Ecuador has eliminated the import duty on certain bags made of jute. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Ecuadorian Committee on Foreign Trade. Comité de Comercio Exterior. Resolución 003-2018 de 8 de mayo de 2018. Available at: https://www.comercioexterior.gob.ec/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Resoluci%C3%B3n-COMEX-003-2018.pdf

Inception date: 08 May 2018 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 8 May 2018, the Foreign Trade Committee of Ecuador (i.E. COMEX by its Spanish acronym) has adopted Resolution 003-2018 eliminating the import tariff on bags made of jute classified under tariffs subheading 6305.10.10.00.

The new import duty has been decreased from 30% to 0%.

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