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Ukraine - Agricultural Situation - 2009

14 April 2009

USDA Foreign Agricultural Service

UKRAINE - Ukraine has cancelled the controversial 13 per cent import duty increase, according to the latest GAIN report from USDA Foreign Agricultural Service.

On 25 March 2009, the Ukrainian Customs Service stopped charging an additional 13 per cent import duty for beef, pork, offal, poultry products, processed beef and pork; raw sugar, grape wine and fermented beverages in excess of WTO negotiated levels. Some legal aspects of this duty decrease are still not clear, but previously negotiated customs duties are now restored.

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