Import customs duties 2016

Duty. gr. no.

 

Article type

 

Unit

 

Duty rate

 

001

 

 Sugar and syrup.

 

kg.

 

DKK 6.00

 

002

 

 Coffee, powder coffee, concentrates.

 

kg.

 

DKK 6.00

 

003

 

Tea, powder tea, concentrates.

 

kg.

 

DKK 6.60

 

004

 

Chocolate, licorice, sugar products.

 

kg.

 

DKK 58.00

 

 

 

BEVERAGE CONTAINING ETHANOL

Beer, wine, spirits, cider with an ethanol content between:

 

 

 

 

 

011

 

1.21 and 3.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 3.50

 

012

 

3.10 and 4.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 8.00

 

013

 

4.10 and 5.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 21.00

 

014

 

5.10 and 7.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 30.00

 

015

 

7.10 and 9.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 43.00

 

016

 

9.10 and 11.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 56.00

 

017

 

11.10 and 13.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 66.00

 

018

 

13.10 and 15.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 92.00

 

019

 

15.10 and 18.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 114.00

 

020

 

18.10 and 22.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 147.00

 

021

 

22.10 and 26.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 187.00

 

022

 

26.10 and 30.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 230.00

 

023

 

30.10 and 35.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 280.00

 

024

 

35.10 and 45.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 361.00

 

025

 

45.10 and 60.09 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 495.00

 

026

 

60.10 and 100.00 percent.

 

litre

 

DKK 591.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

031

 

 Mineral water, fizzy drinks and other  carbonated beverages.

 

litre

 

DKK 7.50

 

032

 

 Mineral water, fizzy drinks and other  carbonated beverages. Imported to Qaanaaq,  Ittoqqortoormiit and Tasiilaq.

 

litre

 

DKK 5.75

 

033

 

 Soft drinks concentrate for the production of  carbonated beverages.

 

litre

 

DKK 46.30

 

034

 

 Packaging for beverages, concentrates and  fruit juices, excl. packaging of dairy products  as well as Greenlandic returnable bottles:  With a net content up to 0.25 litre.

 

unit

 

DKK 2.00

 

035

 

 Packaging for beverages, concentrates and  fruit juices, excl. packaging of dairy products  as well as Greenlandic returnable bottles:  With a net content exceeding 0.25 litre.

unit

 

DKK 3.50

 

 

036

 

 

Drinking Water

 

litre

 

DKK 1.50

 

037

 

Beverage containing less than 1,21 percent alcohol or containing more than 149 mg koffein per liter.

 

 

litre

 

DKK 15.50

041

 

 Cigars, cheroots and cigarillos that weighs up  to 3 g the piece.

 

unit

 

DKK 1.30

 

042

 

Cigars, cheroots and cigarillos that weighs over 3 g the piece.

 

unit

 

DKK 1.58

 

043

 

Cigarettes.

 

unit

 

DKK 2.23

 

044

 

Cigarette paper and holsters.

 

unit

 

DKK 0.48

 

045

 

Tobacco, coarsely cut, granulated - flakes over 1.5 mm cut width.

 

kg.

 

DKK 492.00

 

046

 

Other tobacco, finely chopped, below 1.5 mm cut width.

 

kg.

 

DKK 1,165.00

 

 

047

 

Snuff / Chew and other smokefree tobacco

 

Inv. value

 

300%

051

 

Lamb & mutton and derived products.

 

kg.

 

DKK 25.00

 

052

 

Meat from cattle and derived products – refrigerated.

 

kg.

 

DKK 10.00

 

053

 

Meat from cattle and derived products – frozen.

 

kg.

 

DKK 6.75

 

054

 

Pork and derived products - fresh, refrigerated or frozen.

 

kg.

 

DKK 2.25

 

055

 

Pork and derived products - brine, dried or smoked.

 

kg.

 

DKK 3.25

 

056

 

Slaughtered poultry - fresh, refrigerated or frozen.

 

kg.

 

DKK 3.50

 

057

 

Products from lamb and mutton - prepared or conserved.

 

kg.

 

DKK 25.00

 

058

 

Products from cattle - prepared or conserved.

 

kg.

 

DKK 4.00

 

059

 

Products from pork - prepared or conserved.

 

kg.

 

DKK 2.00

 

060

 

Sausages of any kind.

 

kg.

 

DKK 3.00

 

061

 

Products from liver - prepared or conserved.

 

kg.

 

DKK 2.50

 

062

 

Products from poultry - prepared or conserved.

 

kg.

 

DKK 3.50

 

 

070

 

Fireworks

 

Inv. value

 

100%

071

 

Mopeds.

 

unit

 

DKK 2,530.00

 

072

 

Passenger cars.

The import duty consists of a fixed amount of DKK 50,000 + 100% of the part of the invoice amount that exceeds DKK 50,000, but from DKK 150,000 the rate is + 125%.

 

-

 

Variable

 

073

 

Vans below 4 tons total weight.

The import duty consists of a fixed amount of DKK. 50,000 + 50% of the part of the invoice amount that exceeds DKK 50,000.

 

-

 

Variable

 

080

 

Trucks, busses and vans over 4 tons in total weight.

 

unit

 

DKK 50,000.00

 

083

 

Snowmobile.

 

 

 

DKK 22,000.00

 

084

 

Jet-ski.

 

unit

 

DKK 30,000.00

 

090

 

Perfumes, cosmetics and toiletries except: soap, dental care products, shampoo, deodorant, bath salt, baby powder and baby care products.

 

Invoice value

 

38 %

 

091

 

Gambling machines, electronic billiards or pool tables, target shooting machines etc.

 

Invoice value

 

50 %

 

092

 

Small all-terrain motorized vehicles.

 

unit

 

DKK 5,000.00

 

 

See below for further information regarding some of the duty groups.

Duty gr. no.

 

Article type

 

001 - 004

 

 For these groups there is no specific regulation of import duty when  introducing articles. However there are specific regulations on entry into  Greenland.

 

011 -026

 

 Articles mentioned in these groups can only be sent or imported if the  receiver of the article has been granted an import permit for the article in  question.

 

 Beer, no matter if the alcohol percentage is below 1.21%, can only be  imported if the Greenlandic Government has granted a special permission.

 

 Remember to include the alcohol percentage when filling out the custom  declaration.

 

031

 

 Carbonated soft drinks may only be marketed in Greenland in returnable  packaging that is a part of the Greenlandic bottle system.

 

032

 

 Exception to duty group 031 are the areas that are not covered by the  Greenlandic bottle system. Duty group 031 only applies when importation  is done with the intention of resale.

 

033

 

 This duty group includes all concentrates to be used in the production of  carbonated drinks through soft drink machines or similar machines.

 

034 - 035

 

 These duty groups include all packaging for beverages. However, dairy  product packaging and packaging that can be recycled in the Greenlandic  bottle system are exempt.

 

041 - 046

  

 Articles from these duty groups can only be sent and imported if the  receiver of the article has been granted import permission for the  article(s).

 Remember to include the unit’s weight for each category when filling out  the customs declaration. Also the cut width should be included when the  declaration article is smoking tobacco.

 

051

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff article  code from 0204.10.00 to 0204.43.90 as well as articles 0206.80.99,  0206.90.99, 0210.90.11, 0210.90.19, 0210.90.60.

 

052

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff pos.  02.01.

 

053

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff pos.  02.02 as well as articles subjected to the articles codes 0210.20.10 and  0210.20.90.

 

054

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff pos.  02.03.

 

055

  

 The duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff article  code from 0210.11.11 to 0210.06.60 as well as articles with codes from  0210.90.31 to 0210.60.39

 

056

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the custom tariff pos.  02.07.

However liver with article codes 0207.13.91, 0207.14.91, 0207.26.91, 0207.27.91, 0207.34.10, 0207.34.90, 0207.35.91, and from 0207.36.81. to 0207.36.89 are not included.

 

057

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff article  code 1602.10.00, 1602.90.72 and 1602.90.74, 1602.90.76 and  1602.90.78.

 

058

 

 The duty group includes all articles subjected to the article customs tariff  article code 1602.10.00 as well as 1602.50.10, 1602.50.80 to 1602.90.61  and 1602.90.69.

 

059

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff article  code 1602.10.00 as well as from 1602.41.10 to 1602.49.90 and  1602.90.51.

 

060

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff pos.  16.01.

 

061

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff article  code 1602.20.11, 1602.20.19 and 1602.20.90.

 

062

 

 This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff article  code 1602.10.00 as well as from 1602.31.11 to 1602.39.80.

 

072 - 080

 

These duty groups comprise both new as well as second-hand motorized vehicles.

 

Passenger cars are all motorized vehicles that are not defined as vans, trucks or buses.

 

Vans and trucks are those which are clearly constructed and adapted for the transport of goods, and that at the same time only have space for 1 or 2 passengers.

 

Buses are those which are clearly constructed and adapted to carry more than 9 people including the driver, and without any other purpose than passenger transport.

 

The following motorized vehicles are exempt from import duty:

- Motorized vehicles that are specially adapted and exclusively used for fire extinguishing and rescue operations.

- Motorized vehicles that are specially adapted and exclusively used as ambulances and hearses.

- Special work-related vehicles which are not mainly constructed with the objective of transporting goods or passengers on public roads.

- Smaller self-propelled working tools and tractors.

090

 

This duty group includes all articles subjected to the customs tariff pos. 33.03, 33.04, 33.05 as well as the articles with article codes 3307.10.00 and 3307.90.00. However makeup powder with the articles code 3304.91.00 and hair washing products with the article code 3305.10.00 as well as baby care products are exempt.

 

091

 

 This duty group includes gambling machines, both profit and non-profit  machines, e.g. electronic billiards or pool tables and target shooting  machines.

 

092

 This duty group includes small All-Terrain motorized vehicles with four or  more wheels and similar vehicles.

 

NOTE: Special rules apply to the introduction of products into the military area “Thule Air Base”.

 

To get the customs declaration forms please contact:

Government of Greenland Customs

P. O. box 1605

3900 Nuuk - Greenland


or

P. O. box 8050
9220 Aalborg  - Denmark

 

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