China revises minerals export tariffs in 2017
Published: Thursday, 26 January 2017
Following WTO complaints from the EU and US, China scraps graphite and magnesia tariffs, while apatite export duty cut by 5 percentage points.
China has rolled out provisional tariffs on a number of
minerals, with effect from 1 January 2017, according to the
country’s Ministry of Finance on 19 December
Under the revision, China will cut its existing export duty
for apatite to 15% in 2017, down by...