Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Kenya
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
30/06/2018
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import tariff
Description
Renewed an exemption to the 75 percent rice import duty applicable under the Common External Tariff of the East African Community. Accordingly, imports of paddy, husked, semi/wholly milled rice and broken rice will continue to accrue a 35 percent tariff (or USD 200 per tonne, whichever is higher) for a period of one year, effective from 1 July 2018.