ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Sep 2012

In September 2012, the government of Canada announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 28 Sep 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Canada's Department of Finance published on October 10, 2012 an order in the Canada Gazette providing for the elimination of customs duties on several items. These include palm oil flakes for use in the manufacture of food products;trays designed to hold discs for use in the manufacture of CD or DVD cases; fabric shells for use in the manufacture of bed linens such as duvets, comforters, featherbeds, cushions and pillows; crossing pieces for guard rails; and certain chassis and motors for use in the manufacture of ambulances.