ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Dec 2008In December 2008, the government of China announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.
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On 19 December 2008, the Ministry of Finance issued Notice No. 99 of 2008, to increase the import VAT on 82 tariff lines, from 13% to 17%. The new policy will come into effect on 1 January 2009. No further information is stated.