7 months DTI: Zero tariff for EV imports a possibility Manilatimes |Biz
In a bid to fully develop the electric-vehicle (EV) industry in the Philippines, the government is considering not to impose any tariff on EV imports. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said on Wednesday there was a possibility to provide zero duties on imported EVs, especially if their manufacturers would set up their own facilities in the Philippines.
Trade Undersecretary Rafaelita AldabaAside from tax incentives, Trade Undersecretary Rafaelita Aldaba said the state was also eyeing for vehicle and fuel regulations and charging infrastructure build-up to support the sector, which is seen by the DTI to grow.Advertisements
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