from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Subject to import tax.
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- adj. on which duty must be paid when imported or sold
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Subject to the payment of a duty; as dutiable goods.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Subject to a customs duty: as, dutiable goods.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. subject to import tax
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If you have more that US$1,000 in dutiable items, you may be required to hire a customs broker.
If an incoming package does contain dutiable items, then both the duty, and the customs inspection fee have to be paid before the package will be delivered.
Quantitatively, the so-called Kennedy Round of tariff cuts was large enough to be noticed, but not earth-shaking: as this legislation was phased in, our average duty on dutiable imports fell from 14.3 percent in 1967 to 9.9 percent in 1972.
In 1971, a trade deficit of one-half of one percent of GDP about a tenth of today's level was enough to frighten Nixon into imposing a temporary 10 percent surcharge tariff on all dutiable goods.
U.S. tariffs these days are nothing compared with the towering levies of yesteryear—less than 5% on dutiable imports versus 45% in 1930.
"The magnitude of the tariff shock in the Smoot-Hawley legislation, which increased the domestic price of imports by 5% at a time when dutiable imports were just 1.4% of GDP, was simply not large enough to trigger the kind of economic contraction experienced after 1930," Mr. Irwin concludes.
Smoot-Hawley, in contrast, raised the average dutiable rate by a mere 15%-18%, Mr. Irwin reckons.
They will not combine a load of menaje items in the same truck with new dutiable items being imported.
President Ma: As I just stated, as far as ECFA is concerned, we have only completed 20 percent of the list of dutiable products so we still have a long way to go.
In 1929, dutiable imports amounted to just 1.4% of GDP.