ANNOUNCEMENT 09 May 2013

In May 2013, the government of Colombia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism. Decree no. 0927 of 9 May 2013 (published in Official Gazette no. 48.785 of 9 May 2013): http://wsp.presidencia.gov.co/Normativa/Decretos/2013/Documents/MAYO/09/DECRETO%20927%20DEL%209%20DE%20MAYO%20DE%202013.pdf

Inception date: 09 May 2013 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2013
Still in force

Import tariff

On May 9, 2013, the Government of Colombia temporarily eliminated the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to certain types of tuna. The previously applicable import duty was 5%.
 
In particular, this Resolution eliminates, from May 9 to December 31, 2013, the MFN duties applicable to goods classified under the following tariff lines of the Colombian Harmonized System: 0303.41.00, 0303.42.00.00, 0303.43.00.00 y 0303.44.00.00.
 
These modifications entered into force on May 9, 2013.

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