ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Sep 2018

On the 17th of September 2018, the Egyptian Ministry of Trade and Industry issued Ministerial Decree no. 774/2018 that quadrupled export duty level on nitrogen fertilizers imposed by Ministerial Decree no. 1353/2016 for one year. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministerial Decree 774/2018, Official Gazette
http://www.cc.gov.eg/Images/L/386190.pdf

Inception date: 17 Sep 2018 | Removal date: 17 Sep 2019
Still in force

Export tax

On 17 September 2018, the Egyptian Ministry of Trade and Industry issued Ministerial Decree no. 774/2018 that quadrupled export duty level on nitrogen fertilizers imposed by Ministerial Decree 1353/2016 and amended by Ministerial Decree 1064/2017 for one year. 

The aforementioned export duties increased from 125 EGP (USD 6.65) per Tonne to 500 EGP (USD 27.95) per tonne.  

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