HA NOI — Various kinds of rice and tobacco imports from Cambodia will enjoy an import tax rate of zero per cent during 2012 and 2013.
The regulation forms part of Circular 05/2012/TT recently issued by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Accordingly, the total quota for the import of various kinds of rice will be 300,000 tonnes per year while the import quota for tobacco will be 3,000 tonnes.
For tobacco, only traders who have a quota licence for import issued by the ministry will be permitted to operate.
The circular will come into effect on February 17, 2012, and expire after December 31, 2013.-VNS