ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Apr 2015

In April 2015, the government of Pakistan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 02 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 2 April 2015, Pakistan issued SRO 268(I)/2015 exempting imports of coal mining equipment and machinery from any customs duty when they are imported for site use on the Thar Coal Field. The Thar Coal Field is estimated to hold the sixth largest coal reserves in the world (the estimated reserves amounting to some 175 billion tonnes.)

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