ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Oct 2009

In October 2009, the government of Colombia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 4098 (in Spanish),
https://www.mincomercio.gov.co/descargar.php?idFile=1849


Inception date: 23 Oct 2009 | Removal date: 23 Oct 2010
Still in force

Import tariff

On 23 October 2009, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree No. 4098 eliminating import tariffs on medical equipment for intensive and intermediate medical care for children and adults and for acute respiratory diseases. The exemption was effective for period of one year.