Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Uganda
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
30/06/2016
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import tariff
Description
Lowered import duties applicable under the Common External Tariff of the East African Community. According to the decision, imports of paddy and husked rice will be liable to a 75% import duty or USD 250 per tonne, as opposed to the 75% rate, or USD 345 per tonne, normally applicable. The measure will be effective for one year, starting on 1 July 2016.