Dec 25, 2020

Tax to be imposed on imported garments

State Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara says the government intends to impose a special tax on imported readymade garments from April 01 next year.

He said this step will be taken in order to protect the local readymade garment industry.

Tax to be imposed on imported garmentsThe State Minister of Batik, Handloom and Local Apparel Products added that necessary steps will be taken to stop the importation of substandard garments into the country.