ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jul 2014

In July 2014, the government of Malaysia announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2014, July: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2014/07.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_JULY_2014.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2014, August: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2014/08.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE%20_AUGUST_2014.pdf

Inception date: 01 Jul 2014 | Removal date: 01 Sep 2014
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 July 2014, the Malaysian authorities reduced the export duty on crude palm oil from 5.5% to 5%. The export duty had been raised to 5.5% in April 2014 (see related measure).

This measure was replaced by a further intervention in September 2014 (see related measures).

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