Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-052  
NTB Type
2.7. International taxes and charges levied on imports and other tariff measures  
Complaint
25% excise duty on edible oils

Kenya complained that Malawian Government charge 25% excise duty on imports of edible oils.  
Status note
At the NTBs SMS launch meeting hel on 09 April 2013, Malawi reported that this issue had been resolved and confirmed that Malawi chrges a duty of 20 percent which is is applied to both local and imported commodities hence its non discriminatory, therefore not an NTB.  
Progress update note
Malawi reported that she imposes a 20% duty on imported edible oils. NTB National Monitoring Committee agreed that the Ministry of Industry and Trade will make further consultations and report on the status by 1st June 2011.  
Policy or regulatory NTB
Yes 
Location
Malawi: Malawi Revenue Authority (Government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
Kenya  
Date of incident
2008-12-22  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2013-04-09  
Product Description
 
Total value
0  
Date reported
2007-12-03 00:00  
Modified
2013-04-09 21:59