Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Rwanda
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
20/06/2014
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import tariff
Description
Renewed exemptions to the 75 percent rice import duty applicable under the Common External Tariff of the East African Community. Rice imports are to accrue a tariff of 45 percent (or USD 200 per tonne, whichever is higher) for a period of one year, effective 1 July 2014. This compares with a 30 percent concessional tariff applied the previous year.
Notes
Exchange rate as of 15 June 2014.