Tax Update-1998 Budget Issues



REDUCTION OF IMPORT DUTY ON SELECTED ITEMS
Duties and Taxes on the following items have been increased effective 4.00 p.m., October 17,1997

Tariff Code

Description

New Rate%

42.02 Trunks, suit cases, vanity cases, executive cases, brief cases, school satchels, spectacle cases, binocular cases, camera cases, musical instrument cases, gun cases, holsters and similar containers, travelling bags, toilet bags, rucksacks, handbags, shopping bags, wallets purses, amp cases, cigarette cases, tobacco pouches, tool bags, sports bags, bottle-cases, jewellery boxes, powder-boxes, cutlery cases and similar containers, of leather or of composition leather, of sheeting, of plastic, of textile materials, of vulcanised fibre or of paperboard, or wholly or mainly covered with such materials, or with paper.

Trunks, suitcases, vanity cases, executive cases, brief cases, school satchels and similar container.

 

4202.11 000 With outer surface of leather, of composition leather or of patent leather.

Handbags, whether or not with shoulder trap, including those without handle.



15%

4202.21 000 With outer surface of leather, of composition leather or of patent leather.

Articles of a kind normally carried in the pocket or in the handbag.



15%

4202.31 000 With outer surface of leather, of composition leather or of patent leather.

15%

4202.91 Other

With outer surface of leather, of composition laether or of patent leather.
4202.91 900 Other

15%

42.03 Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, of leather or of composition leather.

 

4203.30 000 Belts and bandoliers

15%

61.15 Panty hose, tights, stockings, socks and other hosiery, including stockings, for varicose veins and footwear without applied soles, knitted or crocheted.
6115.11 000 Of synthetic fibres, measuring per single yarn less than 67 decitex.

15%

6115.12 000 Of synthetic fibres, measuring per single yarn 67 decitex or more.

15%

6115.19 000 Of other textile materials.

15%

6115.20 000 Women's full-length or knee-length hosiery measuring per single yarn less than 67 decitex.


15%



6115.91 000
Other :

Of wool or fine animal hair.


15%

6115.92 000 Of cotton.

15%

6115.93 000 Of synthetic fibres.

15%

6115.99 000 Of other textile materials.

15%

61.17 Other made up clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted; knitted or crocheted parts of garmentsor of clothing accessories.

 

6117.10 000 Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas, veils and the like.

15%

6117.20 000 Ties, bow ties and cravats

15%

6117.80 000 Other accessories

15%

6117.90 000 Parts

15%

62.03 Mens' or boys' suits, ensembles, jackets, blazers, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breeches and shorts (other than swimwear).

 


6203.11 000
Suits :
Of wool or fine animal hair.


15%

6203.12 000 Of synthetic fibres

15%

6203.19 000


6203.31 000
Of other textile materials

Jackets and blazers :
Of wool or fine animal hair

15%


15%

6203.32 000 Of cotton

15%

6203.33 000 Of synthetic fibres

15%

6203.39 000 Of other textile materials

15%

62.04 Womens' or girls' suits, ensemble, jackets, blazers, dresses, skirts, divided skirts, trousers, bib and brace overalls, breechers and shorts (other than swim wear).

 


6204.11 000
Suits :
Of wool or fine animal hair.


15%

6204.12 000 Of cotton.

15%

6204.13 000 Of synthetic fibres.

15%

6204.19 000 Of other textile materials.

15%


6204.31 000
Jackets and blazers :
Of wool or fine animal hair.


15%

6204.32 000 Of cotton.

15%

6204.33 000 Of synthetic fibres.

15%

6204.39 000 Of other textile materials.

15%

62.14 Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas, veils and the like.

6214.10

900

Of silk or silk waste :

Other



15%

6214.20 000 Of wool or fine animal hair

15%

6214.30

900

Of synthetic fibres :

Other



15%

6214.40

900

Of artificial fibres :

Other



15%

6214.90

900

Of other textile materials :

Other



15%

62.15 Ties, bow ties and cravats

 

6215.10 000 Of silk or silk waste.

15%

6215.20 000 Of man-made fibres.

15%

6215.90 000 Of other textile materials.

15%

64.03 Footwear with outer soles of rubber, plastics, leather or composition leather and uppers of leather.

 

6403.20 000 Footwear with outer soles of leather, and uppers which consist of leather straps across the instep and around the big toe.


15%

  Other footwear with outer soles of leather.

 

6403.51 000 Covering the ankle

15%

6403.59 000 Other

15%

6403.91 000 Covering the ankle

15%

6403.99 000 Other

15%

64.04 Footwear with outer soles of rubber, plastics, leather or composition leather and uppers of textile materials.
6404.20 000 Footwear with outer soles of leather or composition leather.

15%

64.05 Other footwear

 

6404.10 000 With uppers of leather or composition leather.

15%

85.10 Shavers, hair clippers and hair-removing appliances, with self contained electric motor.
8510.10 000 Shavers.

Nil

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