ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Mar 2013

In March 2013, the government of Uruguay announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 13 Mar 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 4 March 2013, Uruguay's Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 74/013 eliminating import tariffs on tobacco, paper, yarn, steel, table and kitchen products corresponding to the following 8-digit tariff lines:
 
2401.20.30 from 14 to 0 per cent
4804.11.00 from 12 to 0 per cent
5402.20.00 from 18 to 0 per cent
5402.33.10 from 18 to 0 per cent
5402.33.20 from 18 to 0 per cent
5509.22.00 from 18 to 0 per cent
7225.11.00 from 14 to 0 per cent
7226.11.00 from 14 to 0 per cent
7323.10.00 from 18 to 0 per cent
 
This measure entered into force on 13 March 2013.

AFFECTED SECTORS