ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Jul 2013In July 2013, the government of Ghana announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Primary Source: Sepecial Import Levy Act, 2013
Secondary Source: Price Waterhouse Coopers
Update: Budget speech of 2014
On 3 July 2013, Ghana introduced a Special Import Levy on several product groups, namely:
The measure enters into force immediately. In the initial specification, the levies were scheduled to expire on 30 June 2015. However, the 2014 budget speech foresees a termination of the measure on 31 December 2014.