ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2014

In January 2014, the government of Sri Lanka announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Notification of tariff changes: http://www.treasury.gov.lk/images/depts/fpd/docs/gazetts/budget2014/2014budgetImport-1837-30-eng.pdf
Lanka Business Online, November 22, 2013, 'Sri Lanka targets lower deficit in 2014 budget, ups protectionism': http://www.lankabusinessonline.com/news/sri-lanka-increases-taxes,-protectionism-in-2014-budget/1793196494


Inception date: 01 Jan 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Sri Lanka's budget proposal for 2014 raises tariffs across the board in a bid to reduce the country's budget deficit. A total of 394 tariff lines are affected.

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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