Guatemala to Eliminate Tariff on Wheat Flour
The Ministry of Economy proposed the elimination of the 5% tariff on imports of wheat flour.
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
The finance minister, Erick Coyoy, said the measure seeks to alleviate the increased price in commodities on the international market.
In order to mitigate the impact of rising raw material prices on bakeries, the government of El Salvador is investigating eliminating the import tax.
The Ministry of Finance has extended the deadline for the imports of duty free wheat flour until Dec 31.
The government temporarily suspended the 10% tariff on imports of flour until March 31st.
From this year these three products will be traded duty-free under the DR-CAFTA agreement.
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