Canada tariffs for Medical Diagnostic Test instruments and apparatus by country

Year: 2018

Additional Product information:Medical Test kits/ Instruments, apparatus used in Diagnostic Testing
Category: Medical Test kits/ Instruments, apparatus used in Diagnostic Testing
The data here track previously existing medical devices that are now classified by the World Customs Organization as critical to tackling COVID-19
Below table has data from UNCTAD TRAINS for Most Favored Nation (MFN) tariff and Applied tariff applied by Canada for imports Of Medical Diagnostic Test instruments and apparatus from various countries. MFN and Applied Tariff are provided for both traded and non-traded goods.


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Applied Tariff: This rate includes preferential tariff when it exists. This rate is normally lower than the MFN Tariff, except in few cases where some countries apply a Non-MFN tariff which is higher than MFN Tariff.
A blank field of MFN Tariff/ Applied Tariff means that the rate was either not reported by the country or it is a specific tariff that could not be estimated using UNCTAD’s Advalorem Equivalent estimation method.