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Definition of

import surcharge

International Trade

extra tax on imported goods to discourage imports an extra duty levied on imported goods in an attempt to limit imports in general and to encourage local manufacture

Definitions of ’import surcharge’ and meaning of ’import surcharge’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’import surcharge’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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