ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Aug 2011

In August 2011, the government of Bolivia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 0943 of 2011 (in Spanish),
http://helpdesk.aduana.gob.bo:8010/publicar/documentos/CIRCULAR/gestion2011/mes8/CIR%202011-149.PDF
Law 144 of 2011 (in Spanish),
http://helpdesk.aduana.gob.bo:8010/publicar/documentos/CIRCULAR/gestion2011/mes6/CIR%202011-123.PDF


Inception date: 03 Aug 2011 | Removal date: 01 Aug 2016
Still in force

Import tariff

On 2 August 2011, Bolivia's Cabinet Council adopted Decree No. 0943 eliminating import tariffs on products and machines for use in the agricultural sector such as seeds, vaccines, harvesting and soil cultivating machines. This measure entered into force on 3 August 2011 for the period of 5 years. 

AFFECTED SECTORS