ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Apr 2010

In April 2010, the government of Pakistan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 27 Apr 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 On 27 April 2010, Pakistan through Notification SRO 277(I)/2010 provided for an import duty exemption on cars with engine capacity less than 1350 cc so long as the car is imported by a disabled person. There are several conditions attached to this measure such as cap on 1 car import every 5 years, restriction to sell/transfer ownership within 5 years of import, only new car imports are offered the exemption, etc.

AFFECTED SECTORS