ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2015

In January 2015, the government of Australia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (2015) Textile, Clothing and Footwear (TCF) Phase-in rates for 1 January 2015. http://www.customs.gov.au/webdata/resources/files/TextileClothingFootwear1Jan15Changes_001.pdf


Inception date: 01 Jan 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 1 January 2015, the government of Australia reduced the general rate of customs duty for a range of items belonging to the category of footware, clothing and textile. The denoted general rate of customs duty was reduced from 10 per cent to 5 percent.