The Cabinet authorized the special duty on cars from the EU

Кабмин разрешил спецпошлины на автомобили из ЕС

Special duty can enter in special cases

They will enter to “protect the domestic automobile industry”.

The Cabinet has approved developed by the Ministry of economic development the procedure of application of special import duties on European cars. The decision was taken at a government meeting without discussion, reports UNIAN.

Special measures can be applied if the total volume of import to Ukraine of cars originating from the EU during the year, reaching 45 thousand units, and its share in consumption in the domestic market is more than 20%.

In addition, special measures may be imposed if the aggregate volume of imports of passenger cars originating from the EU to Ukraine within the last 12 months exceeds the maximum volume of all primary registrations of passenger cars in Ukraine for this period and caused considerable damage to the national industry producing like goods.

According to the Ministry, the volume of import to Ukraine of cars from EU countries amounted to in 2015 38,9 thousand pieces, and in 9 months of 2016 – 30,6 thousand pieces. Thus, if in September 2017, for example, the number of import cars will reach 45 thousand units and will be complied with other requirements, after consultation with the EU, Ukraine will be able to raise import duty to 10% only for the period until the end of 2017.

We will remind, earlier the Cabinet of Ministers has abolished the need to obtain permits for redevelopment of apartments.

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