ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Jun 2012

In June 2012, the government of Bolivia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 1272 of 2012 (in Spanish),
http://helpdesk.aduana.gob.bo:8010/publicar/documentos/CIRCULAR/gestion2012/mes6/CIR1612012.PDF


Inception date: 27 Jun 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 
On 27 June 2012, Bolivia's Cabinet Council adopted Decree No. 1272 increasing import tariffs for some furniture articles, fabrics, apparel and clothing as well as for some leather and wood products to 30% or 40% as follows:
 

  • travel and apparel leather goods: 40%
  • wood carpentry and marquetry: 30%
  • other wood articles: 40%
  • fabrics, apparel & clothing: 40%
  • imitation jewelry: 40%
  • seats & bed furniture: 40%