Liberia - Customs and duties

Imports are subject to tariff duties, ranging between 2.5% and 25%, which constitute a major source of government income. Import duties are specific (based on weight) for some commodities, ad valorem (based on cost, insurance, and freight value) for others. Specific duties apply to foodstuffs, beverages, petroleum products, and certain rubber and textile products. All exports and some imports require licenses. Customs duties are 25% on luxury items such as alcoholic beverages, apparel, cosmetics, electronics, jewelry, and tobacco.

Goods may be landed, stored, sorted, manufactured, repacked, re-forwarded, or transshipped within the area of the Free Port of Monrovia without payment of customs duties, but the port was closed as of 1999.

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Is there any tax in Liberia call value added tax? and what are the application of the following trade barriers in our economy: quota, tariff, embargo, freight, and import and export restrictions.

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Gilbert Anyim
please can you confirmed the import duty of cement on 50kg bags and bulk bags in Liberia.thanks

Where can I find the Liberian tariff schedule? I am looking to find the duty/vat/excise etc rates to import hs # 7321.90.

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Hello, I am also looking for the Liberian tariff schedule so I can search different duties and taxes to imports. Where I can find them?

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please I need information for the duty/ tax/ tarrif/ vat for malt drinks
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Martin Junius
I want to know how much to clear a vehicle from APM terminal Liberia.
Prices for clearing vihecles suv, sedan Liberia revenue authority please I want to know the cost
Dixon T. Nmah
How much it cost to free a Nissan Rogue jeep in Liberia depending on the the make and model of the vehicle
john t. korlor
Are there any tax on fishing nets brought to on Liberia, what is the actual tax charged?
Jim Williams
Would like information on the tarrff of textiles products for packaging. Fibc and small bags. Also considering of shipping raw materials to be mass production to make fibc then ship to USA.
Louis Heyns
Would like to get HS codes for Personal protective Equipment.Please send the HS code PDF file to me.
Please supply me with the duties and taxes for importing PPE to Liberia.
Can you recommend any Clearing and forwarding agents in Liberia.
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Sandeep Sharma
What is the custom duty on Slipper (Hawai chappal) and notebook in Liberia
Anthony w scott
What is the tariff on rice? This per the custom new tariff. The import duty,excess tax,etl and GST.
Abraham Lincoln
I want to ask the Liberian revenue department why are they taking money from the guineans when they are going to visit Monrovia with their private cars?
Matthew p. Freeman
Please assist me with the tarrif schedule to help me know the duties on products.
At the same time, are there any regular shipment of any kid that goes to Liberia from Accra,Ghana? I want to start shiping Ghanaian products to Liberia in all kids of foodand drinks.
I will appreciate your response
Foday Morris
What can l obtain to import from China to Liberia.

How much for import duty for 10 pairs of shoes?

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