ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Jul 2010

In July 2010, the government of Colombia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 2498 (in Spanish),
https://www.mincomercio.gov.co/descargar.php?idFile=1906


Inception date: 12 Jul 2012 | Removal date: 10 Jan 2013
Still in force

Import tariff

On 12 July 2010, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted in Decree No. 2498 the temporary reduction of import duties on paper products corresponding to tariff lines 4802 and 4810. In particular, the import duty on tariff line 4802 decreased from 15 to 0 per cent and the import duty on tariff line 4810 decreased from 20 to 5 per cent. This measure is effective with the adoption of the Decree until 31 December 2010.

AFFECTED SECTORS