ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Jun 2019

The Government of Chile has decreased the applicable discounts on the applicable customs duties on sugar.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Public Finance Ministry. Ministerio de Hacienda. Decreto Exento 187/2019. Aplica rebajas de derechos de aduana para la importación de azúcar cruda, azúcar refinada grados 1 y 2, y azúcar refinada grados 3 y 4, y subestándares. Available at: https://www.leychile.cl/Navegar?idNorma=1133143

Public Finance Ministry. Ministerio de Hacienda. Decreto Exento 143/2019. Aplica rebajas de derechos de aduana para la importación de azúcar cruda, azúcar refinada grados 1 y 2, y azúcar refinada grados 3 y 4, y subestándares. Available at: https://www.leychile.cl/Navegar?idNorma=1131748

Inception date: 01 Jul 2019 | Removal date: 31 Jul 2019
Still in force

Import tariff

On 27 June 2019, the Chilean Government has issued Exempt Decree 187/2019 decreasing the applicable discounts on customs duties on sugar. The new values apply for a one-month period starting on 1 July 2019.

The discounts have been set at USD 8.09 per tonne in the case of raw sugar, USD 74.88 per tonne in the case of sugars qualified as Grade 1 or 2, and USD 34.81 per tonne for refined sugars qualified as Grade 3, 4 and other substandard. The previously applicable discounts were USD 9.05, USD 77.51 and USD 36.43 per tonne respectively.

The discounts are to be applied to the ad valorem customs duties.

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