Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Costa Rica
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
08/01/2015
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Safeguard measures
Description
Decided to put in place safeguard measures on selected classes of milled rice imports (SAC codes 1006309091 and 1006309099). According to the decision, tariffs for these classes would be raised from 35 percent to 62.06 percent, with the rate to be progressively reduced to its original level of 35 percent in equal instalments over a four-year period.