ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Apr 2013

In April 2013, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a temporary waiver of import duties on terephthalic acid and its salts.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission. 2013. Об установлении ставки ввозной таможенной пошлины
Единого таможенного тарифа Таможенного союза в отношении терефталевой кислоты и ее солей (On setting the rate of import customs duty Common Customs Tariff of the Customs Union in respect of
terephthalic acid and its salts). Decision 21. http://www.tsouz.ru/eek/RSEEK/RSEEK/2013/4z/Pages/R_21.aspx
2014 update: http://www.eurasiancommission.org/ru/Lists/EECDocs/635412129139626691.pdf
2016 update: https://docs.eaeunion.org/ru-ru/Pages/DisplayDocument.aspx?s=%7Be1f13d1d-5914-465c-835f-2aa3762eddda%7D&w=9260b414-defe-45cc-88a3-eb5c73238076&l=%7B8a412e96-924f-4b3c-8321-0d5e767e5f91%7D&EntityID=9676
2018 update: О продлении срока действия ставки ввозной таможенной пошлины Единого таможенного тарифа Евразийского экономического союза в отношении терефталевой кислоты и ее солей (On the extension of the validity of the rate of import customs duty of the Common Customs Tariff of the Eurasian Economic Union in respect of terephthalic acid and its salts) N 27 http://docs.cntd.ru/document/557198488.
2020 update: Decision N27 dated 16 March 2020, Решение Совета № 27 «Об установлении ставки ввозной таможенной пошлины Единого таможенного тарифа Евразийского экономического союза в отношении терефталевой кислоты и ее солей», , https://docs.eaeunion.org/ru-ru/Pages/DisplayDocument.aspx?s=%7Be1f13d1d-5914-465c-835f-2aa3762eddda%7D&w=9260b414-defe-45cc-88a3-eb5c73238076&l=%7B8a412e96-924f-4b3c-8321-0d5e767e5f91%7D&EntityID=25303

Inception date: 01 May 2013 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2022

Import tariff

On 23 April 2013, the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a temporary waiver of import duties on terephthalic acid and its salts to be in force between 1 May 2013 and 30 April 2014. In 2016, the waiver was extended until 1 January 2016. Three further extensions, in 2016, 2018 and 2020 respectively, extended the waiver until 1 January 2018, 2020 and 2022, respectively. The goods under question are subject to a statutory import duty of 5%. 

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