Oct 4, 2001, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9031013
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half by imports Laotian on tariffs cuts Vietnam items import 110 on levied Tariffs -- Pulse IRNA-Asia 4, Oct Hanoi, ministerial official an to according half, by cut been have Laos from the and Trade, and Finance of Ministries the by signed circular .24 September on Customs of Department General contains signing, of date the of as effective circular, The goods to applicable reductions tariff implementing on guidance of governments the between agreement an under Laos from originating and vehicles people, of transport the facilitating on Laos and Vietnam .border common their across commodities preferential percent 50 to subject items goods of groups five The forestry minerals, products, wooden wood, are reduction tariff the in listed products industrial and produce farm products, four satisfy also must imports Those .index tariff preferential :conditions list; reduction tariff the in included Being - of Ministry the either by issued origin of certificate Having - Exclusive Saysomboun or offices trade municipal and provincial Trade, Laos; of Zone Economic tariff preferential the in included be to certified Being - and governments; two the by to agreed program the along bordergates official through Vietnam to imported Being - .border Vietnam-Laos 50 a enjoy to conditions all satisfies item import an case In Effective Common the to subject also is and cut tariff percent [AFTA] Area Trade Free ASEAN the under [CEPT] Tariffs Preferential .applicable is lines tariff two the of level lower the scheme, BG/LS/AH End