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Region to adopt new tax rules to protect it from cheap imports

New measures to protect local industries and farmers from cheap imports will be known in June 2017 once the East African Community partner states agree on taxation rates.The region’s finance ministers will meet to agree on a new Common External Tariff (CET) on products like sugar, maize, wheat and rice, as well as customs-related taxation measures designed to protect local industries from cheap imports and unfair competition. Source East African.

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