ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Jun 2020

Saudi Arabia's Customs Authority announced an increase in customs duty rates that is expected to affect more than 2000 tariff lines. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Al Borsa News. The Kingdom publishes a list of commodities whose customs duties are to be increased. May 30, 2020.
.جريده البورصة، المملكة تنشر قائمة بالسلع المقرر زيادة رسومها الجمركية
Available at: https://alborsaanews.com/app/uploads/2020/05/1590835573_225_1021081_.pdf

الجمارك السعودية، السلع المقرر رفع الرسوم الجمركية عليها اعتباراً من 20 يونيو 2020م.
Available at: https://www.customs.gov.sa/sites/default/files/2020-06/%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A8%D9%86%D9%88%D8%AF%20%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D8%B3%D8%AA%D9%87%D8%AF%D9%81%20%D8%B1%D9%81%D8%B9%20%D8%B1%D8%B3%D9%88%D9%85%D9%87%D8%A7%20%D9%85%D8%B9%20%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AA%D8%B5%D9%86%D9%8A%D9%81.pdf

Inception date: 18 Jun 2020 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 18 June 2020, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia announced the decision no. 559 that imposes an increase in customs duty rates. starting on June 10, 2020. The rate of duty was increased from 0% and 12% to between 10% and 50%. The increase in customs duty rates is expected to affect 2000 tariff lines.

The list of the main categories of goods that are subject to the increase in June 2020:  

  • Foodstuff
  • Mineral products
  • Chemical products
  • Plastic products
  • Rubber products
  • Leather products
  • Textile
  • Footwear
  • Base metals, e.g. steel, iron, aluminium, etc.
  • Cement
  • Ceramic
  • Machinery, equipment, electrical equipment
  • Toys
  • Furniture
  • Vehicles
  • Other various types of manufactured goods

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
010410 030285 030323 030324 030389 030432 030493 030616 030617 040110 040140 040150 040210 040221 040229 040390 040410 040490 040510 040590 040610 040620 040721 040729 040790 070190 070200 070310 070610 070960 070999 080420 080711 080719 110812 110813 110819 150910 170230 170290 190220 200931 200989 210220 210230 210320 210390 251990 252010 253090 270740 271019 280300 280920 281122 281700 281830 282300 282720 283010 283210 283321 283525 283531 283539 283620 283630 290339 290371 290373 290410 290719 290729 290949 290960 291570 291612 291719 291735 291829 292090 292249 292419 293090 320290 320420 321410 340590 380130 381190 381590 382440 390130 390190 390230 390290 390390 390421 390422 390690 390890 390950 391000 391231 391990 392062 392091 392094 392190 392290 392530 392590 392610 392630 392690 400829 401011 401012 401019 401039 401110 401120 401511 401693 401695 401699 401700 420211 420212 460290 480411 480421 480451 480459 480511 480530 480550 480640 480920 481960 482110 482369 482390 491110 540220 540252 540710 550320 550330 550340 551211 551511 551512 551513 551519 570231 570232 570241 570242 570249 570292 570299 570390 570490 570500 590110 590310 590500 591000 611599 621040 630120 630130 630140 630210 630231 630533 640351 640359 640420 640510 650500 680100 680210 680221 680223 680291 680293 680530 680800 680911 680990 681019 690100 690290 690390 690600 700510 700521 700711 700719 700721 700729 700800 700910 700991 700992 701912 701919 701931 701939 701940 701959 702000 720110 720150 720219 720229 720230 720390 720510 720610 720711 720719 720810 720825 720826 720827 720836 720837 720838 720839 720851 720852 720853 720854 720890 720915 720916 720917 720918 720926 720990 721011 721012 721030 721041 721049 721061 721069 721070 721090 721113 721240 721260 721391 721399 721410 721499 721590 721610 721621 721631 721632 721633 721640 721650 721691 721699 721710 721720 721730 721790 721899 721990 722100 722211 722219 722220 722230 722300 722511 722519 722530 722540 722550 722592 722599 722611 722619 722691 722790 722830 722850 722860 722870 722880 722990 730110 730120 730210 730230 730240 730290 730300 730411 730419 730422 730423 730424 730429 730431 730439 730441 730449 730451 730459 730490 730511 730512 730519 730520 730539 730590 730611 730619 730621 730629 730630 730640 730650 730661 730690 730711 730719 730721 730722 730723 730791 730792 730793 730799 730810 730820 730830 731210 731300 731439 731441 731449 731700 732111 732112 732410 732490 732591 740311 740319 740710 740811 740819 740821 741021 741121 741210 741220 741300 741521 741810 741820 741999 750620 750890 760110 760120 760320 760611 760612 760691 760692 760711 760719 760720 760900 761300 761410 761490 761691 761699 780110 790310 790400 810490 810890 811100 830110 830130 830249 831110 840212 840290 840991 841311 841319 841350 841370 841391 841410 841430 841440 841590 841810 841829 841869 841950 842123 842131 842410 842951 843031 848110 848120 848130 848140 848310 848340 848350 848360 850120 850162 850710 850730 852873 853530 853620 853710 854420 854460 870120 870210 870290 870321 870322 870323 870324 870422 870423 870431 870830 870840 870870 870880 870899 900110 900311 902820 902830 940389 940540 940592 950300 950890 960321 960340 960990 961000
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