ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Mar 2013

In March 2013, the government of Egypt announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 26 Mar 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 25 March 2013, Egypt announced a heavy increase in theimport duties on a variety of 'unnecessary consumer goods'. Around 150products are affected, including food products like bananas or sea foodbut also luxury products like watches and boats
 
 
On average import tariffs increased by 210 percent.