Armenia negotiating extension of preferential customs duties on 900 itemsChristian Fernsby ▼ | February 3, 2020
Armenia is negotiating with the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) an extension of preferential customs duties on imports of some 900 items of goods, which it had enjoyed until 2020, Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan told ARKA news agency after a meeting of the EEU intergovernmental council on Friday in the Kazakh city of Almaty.
Business in Armenia Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan
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“We are going to extend the exemption period until the spring of 2021,” Grigoryan said. At the same time, he noted that higher import duties set by the Eurasian Economic Union have not significantly pushed up the prices of some key foodstuffs. ■