Start by applying tariffs on goods entering Iraq

Baghdad-Iraq-Presse -19 January: The General Customs Authority, on Tuesday, to start applying the tariff law on goods entering Iraq, including the Kurdistan region.
Said Associate Director of body shimmer Samurai in a press statement, that "the Commission began applying the tariff law on all land, air and sea ports, including the Kurdistan region as of Monday."
He added, "The trucks will pay amounts ranging from 5 to 25 percent of the value of the goods met by the Commission staff who are stationed on the cities, particularly Baghdad outlets."
These measures and predict a steady rise in the prices of food and clothing imported building materials and electrical appliances, which has seen a marked increase, in the past few days, with a lower value of the Iraqi dinar against the US dollar. Ended (1)