ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Sep 2013

In September 2013, the government of Belarus announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE


Inception date: 01 Sep 2013 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2014
Still in force

Export tax

On September 5, 2013, the President of the Republic of Belarus, Mr Lukashenko, approved with Presidential Decree Nr 400 the abolition of export duties on potash fertiliser applicable for the period September 1, 2013 -- December 31, 2013.
The suspension was later extended for a year with Presidential Decree Nr 138 of 31 March 2014.

 
Prior to the exemption, two different rates applied to potash fertisliser exports, depending on the destination (see related measure).

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS