Sep 07, 2021

Rs. 40 Import tax on big onions

The government has decided to impose an import tax on big onions from today, in order to protect local farmers, said the Minister of Agriculture Mahindananda Aluthgamage.

According to the minister, an import tax of Rs. 40 will be imposed on a kilogram of big onions.

The Minister said this during the Cabinet press briefing held today (07).