ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Jul 2014In July 2014, the government of Sri Lanka announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Recent Economic Development report 2014 of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka,
On 26 July 2014, Sri Lanka reduced the Special Commodity Levy on the following items -
(as translated and listed in the Recent Economic Development Report 2014, linked below)
The above levy rates are applicable for 3 months.
Further, the reduced levy on maize, sorghum and split masoort dhal was extended for another 3 months (see related measures).
The Special Commodity Levy is a composite duty on the product and no other tax, duty, cess etc. is applicable on the said product while the levy is valid.