Colombia’s National Government enacts new rules on importation of heavy machinery and chemicals for use in mining industry [TAX ALERT]

January 15, 2013

Colombia’s National Government issued Decree 2261, establishing new rules to regulate, register and control the importation of heavy machinery and chemicals that can be used in mining activities.

The decree adopts the previous license regime for the imports of machinery and parts classified under subheadings 8429.11.00.00, 8429.19.00.00, 8429.51.00.00, 8429.52.00.00, 8429.59.00.00, 8431.42.00.00 and 8905.10.00.00.

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