ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Dec 2008In December 2008, the government of Zambia announced a change in import duties.
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Source: Zambia Daily Mail website, Lusaka, in English 2 Jan 09
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.