Definition of Import duty

1. Noun. A duty imposed on imports.

Generic synonyms: Duty, Tariff



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Import Duty

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imponents
impones
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impoon
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impoor
impoored
imporosity
imporous
import
import barrier
import credit
import duty (current term)
importable
importance
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important
important-looking
important person
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importantness
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importee

Literary usage of Import duty

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Treaties and Agreements with and Concerning China, 1894-1919: A Collection by John Van Antwerp MacMurray (1921)
"Foreign goods on which import duty, or, native goods on which export duty, has been levied ... Opium going to the interior must pay import duty and likin. ..."

2. Treaties and Agreements with and Concerning China, 1894-1919: A Collection by John Van Antwerp MacMurray (1921)
"Foreign goods on which import duty, or, native goods on which export duty, has been levied ... Opium going to the interior must pay import duty and likin. ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"It was included in the programme of import duty reforms of the Whig Government in 1841, and fell with its propound ers in the general election of that year. ..."

4. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1850)
"On rice the Government proposes to reduce the import duty from 2 ... The import duty on linen yarn, raw and unbleached, is increased from 2 thaler» to 4 ..."

5. The History of the United States of America by Richard Hildreth (1880)
"At length, though not without very evident reluctance, the proposed import duty of five per cent., as a fund for the support of federal credit, ..."

6. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1850)
"On rice the Government proposes to reduce the import duty from 2 thalers (6s. ... The import duty on linen yarn, raw and unbleached, is increased from 2 ..."

7. Laws and Ordinances of New Netherland, 1638-1674 by New York (State)., Edmund Bailey O'Callaghan (1868)
"ORDINANCE Of the Director General and Council of New Netherland explaining what Goods are subject to import duty. Passed 16 April, 1658. [NT Col MSS. ..."

8. Propositions Concerning Protection and Free Trade by Willard Phillips (1850)
"import duty is less burthensome, and is not attended by greater inequality than revenue raised in other ways— Free trade pretends that it is unequal, etc. ..."

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