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Tariff rate quota (TRQ) for the year 2019 applicable to the importation of raw sugar and refined sugar originating in the Republic of Paraguay.

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Public Notice from the Ministry of Finance


Issued on Sep. 11, 2019

Tai-Tsai-Guan-No. 1081019777

 


Subject: Tariff rate quota (TRQ) for the year 2019 applicable to the importation of raw sugar and refined sugar originating in the Republic of Paraguay.

 


Legal basis: The Decision 3 of the Joint Committee of the Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Republic of Paraguay, and the provisions of Chapter 17, Additional Note 7, of the Customs Import Tariff.

 


Notice Content:

1. For the year 2019, the TRQ for raw sugar and refined sugar originating in the Republic of Paraguay shall be allocated and issued the TRQ certificate by the Republic of Paraguay government. TRQ-related points of attention are as follow:

(1) The products, HS code, TRQ, and allocation period thereof for the Year 2019 are specified in the Annex of this Notice.

(2) In-quota tariff rate: 0%. The customs duty shall be exempt against the TRQ certificate. Besides, the no. of TRQ certificate and the code of "PT" shall be filled in the column of "import or export permit no." and "free trade agreements of origin applicable to preferential tariff treatment" of the import declaration.

(3) For detailed information about the allocation results and recipients of TRQ, please contact the Office of the Economic Counselor, Embassy of the Republic of China in Paraguay. (Oficina del Consejero Economico, Embajada de la Republica de China en Paraguay.) Tel no. 595-21-663345. Email: paraguay@moea.gov.tw.

2. Origin determination: The origin of goods covered by this Public Notice shall be determined pursuant to Annex II (Rules of Origin) under the Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Republic of Paraguay.

3. Inspection: Imported goods covered by this Public Notice are subject to applicable inspection regulations enforced by the Ministry of Health and Welfare.

 

 

 

Annex


List of the sugar TRQ, H.S. code, importation period thereof

under the Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the Republic of Paraguay for the Year 2019

 


(allocated by the Republic of Paraguay government)

 

Description of products

H.S. code

Tariff rate quota

Period for allocation (importation)

Raw Sugar

17011300

17011400

17019110

50,000 MT

From Sep. 5, 2019

to Dec. 31, 2019

Refined Sugar

17019120

17019910

17019920

17019990

10,000 MT

From Sep. 5, 2019

to Dec. 31, 2019

Note: In the event of a HS revision by a Presidential Order, the new HS code provided in that Order shall apply.

 

  • Publish Date:2019-10-23
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