ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Apr 2014

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2014, April: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2014/04.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_APR_2014.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2014, May: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2014/05.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_MAY_2014.pdf
Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Economic & Industry Development Division: Export Duties 2014, June: http://bepi.mpob.gov.my/images/export-duties-2014/06.%20EXPORT_DUTY_RATE_JUNE_%202014.pdf

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

Export tax

Malaysia increased the export duty on crude palm oil on 1 April 2014 from 5% to 5.5%. The export duty had been raised to 5% in December 2013 (see related measure).

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

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