ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Dec 2008

In December 2008, the government of Zambia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Source: Zambia Daily Mail website, Lusaka, in English 2 Jan 09


Inception date: 26 Dec 2008 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

The government increased the import duty on finished petroleum products to 25% from 5%. Deputy Minister for Energy and Water Development, Lameck Chibombamilimo, said the move was aimed at saving two local firms from collapse.

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