Lapid, Shamir lower import tariffs on vegetables after crop damage from storm

06.01.2014                      05.Schwat.5774

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Lapid, Shamir lower import tariffs on vegetables after crop damage from storm

The ministries will eliminate duties on 3,000 tons of apples and 8,000 tons of pears through the end of 2014.

Finance Minister Yair Lapid and Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir on Sunday agreed to lower import tariffs on a variety of vegetables after crops were damaged in a major storm in December….