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.