ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Aug 2009

In August 2009, the government of Paraguay announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Paraguay Customs Authority. Aduana Paraguay. (13 August 2009). ResoluciĆ³n 521/2009. Available at: https://www.aduana.gov.py/uploads/archivos/resolucionnc2aa521prendasdevestir.pdf

Inception date: 13 Aug 2009 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 13 August 2009, the Paraguayan Customs Authority announced the introduction of reference prices for imports of certain textiles.

The reference prices range between USD 0.17 and USD 30 per unit and between USD 6.53 and USD 142,74 per kilogramme depending on the product. Importers that purchase listed products for less than the specified amount must pay the difference to the Customs Authority.

The measure affects products of tariff lines 6101, 6102, 6103, 6104, 6105, 6106, 6107, 6108, 6109, 6110, 6111, 6112, 6113, 6114, 6115, 6116, 6201, 6202, 6203, 6204, 6205, 6206, 6207, 6208, 6209, 6210, 6211, 6212, 6213, 6214, 6215, 6216, 621710, 6301, 6302, 6303, 6304, 6306 and 6307.

Previously to this sate act, no reference price applied to these goods.

AFFECTED SECTORS