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Government Consultation on the UK Global Tariff

The Department for International Trade (DIT) has released a consultation on the UK Global Tariff. This consultation offers industry the opportunity to provide:

  • views on a potential series of amendments to the Common External Tariff to create a bespoke UK tariff- specifically; simplifying and tailoring the UK Global Tariff policy, removing tariffs on goods imported by UK businesses to manufacture other goods and where the UK has zero or limited domestic production
  • specific feedback on specific products or commodity codes of importance to the industry, including on the corresponding tariff rate
  • information on the industry’s interactions with MFN tariffs and the importance of tariffs to our sectors

The consultation can be here: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-uk-global-tariff

Closing date 5 March 2020.