ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Sep 2013

In September 2013, the government of Colombia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism. Decree no. 1989 of 12 September 2013 (published in Official Gazette no. 48.911 of 12 September 2011): wsp.presidencia.gov.co/Normativa/Decretos/2013/Documents/SEPTIEMBRE/12/DECRETO%201989%20DEL%2012%20DE%20SEPTIEMBRE%20DE%202013.pdf


Inception date: 12 Sep 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On September 12, 2013, the Government of Colombia, temporarily, eliminated the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to certain agricultural goods such as: mineral or chemical fertilizers, growth regulators, pesticides and germination inhibitors.
 
In particular, this Resolution eliminates, from September 12, 2013, to September 12, 2015, the MFN duties applicable to goods classified under the following tariff lines of the Colombian Harmonized System: 3102.21.00.00, 3102.29.00.00,3102.30.00.00, 3102.60.00.00, 3102.80.00.00, 3102.90.90.00, 3105.20.00.00, 3105.51.00.00, 3105.90.20.00, 3808.50.00.11, 3808.50.00.19, 3808.91.11.00, 3808.91.19.00, 3808.91.92.00, 3808.91.99.90, 3808.92.19.00, 3808.92.99.00, 3808.93.19.00, 3808.93.92.00, 3808.93.99.00, 3808.94.19.00, 3808.99.19.00 and3808.99.99.00.
 
These modifications entered into force on September 12, 2013.

AFFECTED SECTORS