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Tariff

The list of items upon which a duty is imposed when they are imported into the United States, together with the rates at which such articles are taxed.

The term tariff is also used in reference to the actual custom or duty payable on such items.

Cross-references

Customs Duties; Import Quotas.

tariff

(Bill), noun account, itemized account, list, list of items, money's worth, quoted price, price list, scale of prices, table of charges

tariff

(Duties), noun assessment, duty, excise, levy, schedule of duties, tax
See also: duty, excise, fare, imposition, levy, tax

tariff

the level of punishment imposed or recommended for a criminal offence.

TARIFF. Customs, duties, toll. or tribute payable upon merchandise to the general government is called tariff; the rate of customs, &c. also bears this name and the list of articles liable to duties is also called the tariff.
     2. For the tariff of duties imposed on the importation of foreign merchandise into the United States.

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Sharing details of the tariff, the official said Nepra had determined the national average tariff for fiscal year 2014-15 at Rs12.
While globally crude has slid some 70% in the last year-and-a-half years, solar power tariffs have sunk to a new low of Rs 3 per unit - the same as averagecost of power from state-run NTPC's coal-fired plants.
In case the subscriber accepts the offer and in order to confirm his/her consent, the relevant SMS message will be sent to the subscribers number from the following short numbers corresponding to the offered tariff package:
Hight tariff duty pegged at 40 percent may force them to stop operation due to the cheap imported ready-to-eat potato chips from ASEAN countries whose duty ranges from 5 percent to zero percent," the memorandum read.
In many empirical evidences , final impact of agricultural trade protection (for example tariff rise which leads to increase in domestic price of agricultural crops) on farmers in developing countries has been completely reversed in the existence of monopolistic powers which dominate farmers who are solely price takers in a relatively perfect competition market.
The new tariff will remain applicable for six months from the date of notification.
According to Labour, PS" ScottishPower charge PS1166 a year for their standard variable tariff, compared with PS918 for their cheapest rate - a difference of PS248.
This difference is mostly explained by demand responses around the time of tariff changes.
The tariff changes can generate opportunities for companies interested in investing in overseas production plants or finding new suppliers.
Next, we look at the tariff reduction values for Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand when utilizing AFTA.
A company official said that tariffs have been raised for postpaid subscribers in the Delhi- NCR circle who were being offered much cheaper rates.
The average tariff increase was estimated at 35pc even though in some categories rates might be on the higher side, he added.