ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Aug 2013

In August 2013, the government of China announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.

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  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 30 Aug 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Internal taxation of imports

On 29 August 2013, the Ministry of Finance and the General Administration of Customs issued the joint Notice No. 53 of 2013. According to the notice, imported of aircraft heavier than 25 tons will be charged a 5% import consumption tax, instead of 4% previously. The new policy will become effective on 30 August 2013.

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