Includes information on average tariff rates and types that U.S. firms should be aware of when exporting to the market.
Last Published: 4/26/2019
Jamaica Customs Agency is one of the major revenue-generating entities of the Jamaican government, accounting for over 30 percent of taxes.  Still, the government has committed to gradually reducing duties, some as high as 180 percent.  As a Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member state, Jamaica applies a Common External Tariff (CET) to imports from countries outside CARICOM.  The CET typically ranges between 10 - 20 percent.

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Jamaica Tariff Rate Quotas Import Duties