ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2011

In January 2011, the government of Sri Lanka announced a change in import duties.

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  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 11 Jan 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

According to the Recent Economic Developments report of 2011 published by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, on 11 January 2011 the duty waiver on petrol imports was increased from Rs. 20 to Rs. 30 per litre. This reduces the effective duty from Rs. 15 to Rs. 5 per litre.
 
Since 1 April 2011, a full duty waiver has been granted on petrol imports.

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