Vice President Glas justified application of safeguards to import products

The application of safeguards to 32% of imports aims to “strengthen the dollarization,” according to Vice President Jorge Glas. In this way he defended the measure that shall fix surtaxes between 5% and 45% to a range of imported products, from Wednesday, March 11 and...

Government will apply safeguards for 2800 import products

Minister of Foreign Trade Diego Aulestia reported on Frida March 6 that the government will apply safeguards to 2800 products. This measure will take effect on March 11 and it will have a lasting of 15 months. A surtax of 5% will apply to capital goods and non-essential raw...