ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Nov 2012

In November 2012, the government of Pakistan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 08 Nov 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 8 November 2012, the Customs Valuation Department of Pakistan issued a Ruling that introduced minimum customs values for the importation of non-carbon releasing paper and self-adhesive sticker paper. The measure targets potential underdeclaration of paper imports by setting the following minimum customs values:
Non-carbon releasing paper - HS Code: 4809.2000
China: USD 1.29 - 1.49 per kg
Indonesia: USD 1.3 - 1.5 per kg
 
Self-adhesive sticker paper - HS Code: 4811.4100
China: USD 1.6 per kg
Indonesia: USD 1.7 per kg

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