ANNOUNCEMENT 14 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. 3967 of 2009 (in Spanish),
https://www.mincomercio.gov.co/descargar.php?idFile=1844
Decree No. 314 of 2010 (in Spanish),
https://www.mincomercio.gov.co/descargar.php?idFile=1901


Inception date: 14 Oct 2009 | Removal date: 14 Apr 2011
Still in force

Import tariff

On 14 October 2009, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted in Decree No. 3967 the temporary elimination of import duties on fertilizers, wood, iron, steel, aluminum, and zinc products. This measure is effective with the adoption of the Decree until 31 December 2009.
 
On 2 February 2010, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree No. 314 extending the temporary elimination of import duties on these tariff lines until 31 March 2010.