ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Oct 2013

In October 2013, the government of Zambia announced a change in export taxation.

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1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Times of Zambia, October 24, 2013, 'Govt shelves 10 p.c. mineral duty': http://www.times.co.zm/?p=38480


Inception date: 04 Oct 2013 | Removal date: 04 Oct 2014
Still in force

Export tax

On October 4, 2013, Zambia's Minister of Finance, Mr. Alexander Chikwanda, gazetted Statutory Instrument no. 89 of 2013, which temporarily suspends the export duty on ores, concentrates and other substances containing copper, iron, nickel, cobalt, aluminium, lead, zinc, tin, chromium, tungsten, uranium, and silver. The measure will remain in effect until September 30, 2014.

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