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French senate nixes palm oil tax

  • The Jakarta Post

| Mon, December 10 2012 | 09:56 am

PREMIUM Local palm oil exporters will face no barriers in entering the French market after the French senate rejected a proposal that would have quadrupled import taxes on the commodity, Deputy Trade Minister Bayu Krisnamurthi said on Sunday.

The French senate recently rejected language in the 2013 national budget that contained a proposal to raise the existing import tax of ยค100 (US$129.27) per t...