ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Aug 2013

In August 2013, the government of Viet Nam announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 14 Oct 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On August 30, 2013, the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance published Circular no. 125/2013/TT-BTC, announcing the increase in tariff rates on:

  • Sodium bicarbonate (HS 2836.30.00), from 0 to 5%
  • Benzoic acid, its salts and esters (HS 2916.31.00), from 0 to 5%
  • Mixtures of odoriferous substances as used for the manufacture of drinks (HS 3302.10.90), from 5 to 8%
  • Other chemical preparations, of a kind used in the manufacture of foodstuff (HS 3824.90.70) from 5 to 6%.

The measure came into effect on October 14, 2013.
 

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