ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Oct 2014In October 2014, the government of Pakistan announced a change in import duties.
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On 30 October 2014, the Economic Cooridination Committee of Pakistan imposed a 20% "regulatory" duty on wheat imports. According to the press release, the government views the additional duty as justified because of increasing imports and a surplus in domestic wheat production.
Import of wheat was later banned effective 23 January 2015 (see related measure).