ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Feb 2013In February 2013, the government of Ukraine announced a change in import duties.
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On 22 February 2013, according to numerous and consistent press reports, a draft bill N2320-2321 was submitted to the Ukrainian parlament.
It would introduce an import duty on second-hand garments (10 EUR/kg). The measure was filed by Vitaliy Nemilostiviy, a Member of Parliament, who expects that the duty would raise UAH1 billion per year and would curb the imports of clothes declared as second-hand.