Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement

Annex 1 Schedule of Tariff Commitments Malaysia

Headnote to Malaysia's schedule of tariff commitments - HS 2012 codes

The tariff lines indicated with the note "TRQ" in the phasing columns of the Schedule are subject to a Tariff Rate Quota ("TRQ") as specified in Appendix 1 to this Headnote.

Appendix 1: Tariff rate quotas

  1. Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) Commitments for Liquid Milk
    1. "Liquid milk" means goods classified to the following Malaysian HS 2012 Codes: 0401.10.100, 0401.20.100 and 0401.40.110.
    2. Malaysia's commitments on liquid milk are specified in the Appendix.
    3. The tariff quota volumes for liquid milk shall increase from entry into force of the Agreement, from the initial TRQ volumes in the first year in Table 1, at the following rates:
      1. For HS 2012 0401.10.100 and 0401.40.110: at a rate of 3% annually, in perpetuity; and
      2. For HS 2012 0401.20.100: at a rate of 9% annually, in perpetuity.
    4. Import licences for these TRQs to be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Details of quota administration will be promptly published, including information on procedures for the submission of applications for licences. Quota administration will be in accordance with the WTO Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures and Article 11 of the Trade in Goods Chapter.
    5. In each year for which tariff quotas apply to HS 2012 0401.10.100 and 0401.20.100, Malaysia shall administer 35% of each of these annual TRQ volumes by an open licensing system, on the basis of the following additional conditions:
      1. There shall be no restriction on who can apply for a licence; and
      2. There shall be no restriction on whether product is imported in bulk or retail packs.
  2. TRQ Commitments for Other Products
    1. The TRQ commitments for other products are set out in Table 2. The TRQ volumes shall increase annually, in perpetuity, at the rates specified in the Note to Table 2.
    2. Import licences for these TRQs are to be provided on the basis of the following conditions:
      1. Import licences for the TRQs to be issued on a first-come, first-served basis;
      2. There shall be no restriction on who can apply for a licence 1 ; and
      3. Details of quota administration will be promptly published, including information on procedures for the submission of applications for licences. Quota administration will be in accordance with the WTO Agreement on Import Licensing Procedures and Article 11 of the Trade in Goods Chapter.

 

Table 1: Malaysia Tariff Rate Quota Commitments on Liquid Milk
HS CODE
(HS 2012)
DESCRIPTION UNIT IN-QUOTA TARIFF OUT-QUOTA TARIFF   TARIFF QUOTA VOLUMES
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Subsequent Years Annual Growth Rate1
0401.10.100 OF FAT
CONTENT, BY
WEIGHT, NOT
EXCEEDING 1%:
MILK: IN LIQUID
FORM
LITRES 0% 20% Total 100,000 103,000 106,090 109,273 112,551 115,927 119,405 122,987 3%
-35%
administered
as open
licence
35,000 36,050 37,132 38,245 39,393 40,575 41,792 43,046 3%
0401.20.100 OF FAT
CONTENT, BY
WEIGHT,
EXCEEDING 1%
BUT NOT
EXCEEDING 6%:
MILK: IN LIQUID
FORM
LITRES 0% 20% Total 500,000 545,000 594,050 647,515 705,791 769,312 838,550 914,020 9%
-35%
administered
as open
licence
175,000 190,750 207,918 226,630 247,027 269,259 293,493 319,907 9%
0401.40.110 OF FAT
CONTENT, BY
WEIGHT,
EXCEEDING 6%
BUT NOT
EXCEEDING
10%: MILK: IN
LIQUID FORM
LITRES 0% 20%   20,600 21,218 21,855 22,510 23,185 23,881 24,597 25,335 3%
  1. Annual growth rate for TRQs for HS 0401.10.100 and 0401.40.110 is 3% in perpetuity
    Annual growth rate for TRQs for HS 0401.20.100 is 9% in perpetuity
Table 2: Malaysia Tariff Rate Quota Commitments on Other Products
HS CODE
(HS 2012)
DESCRIPTION UNIT IN-QUOTA TARIFF OUT-QUOTA TARIFF TARIFF QUOTA VOLUMES
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Subsequent Years Annual Growth Rate1
0103.91.000 LIVE SWINE, WEIGHING LESS THAN 50 KG HEAD 0% 15% 150 152 153 155 156 158 159 161 1%
0103.92.000 LIVE SWINE, WEIGHING MORE THAN 50 KG HEAD 0% 15% 150 152 153 155 156 158 159 161 1%
0105.11.900 FOWLS OF THE SPECIES
GALLUS DOMESTICUS
WEIGHING NOT MORE THAN
185 G
HEAD 0% 10% 350,500 354,005 357,545 361,121 364,732 368,379 372,063 375,783 1%
0203.11.000 MEAT OF SWINE, FRESH OR
CHILLED – CARCASSES AND
HALF-CARCASSES
KG 0% 25% 550 825 1,238 1,856 2,784 4,177 6,265 6,578 5%
0203.21.000 MEAT OF SWINE, FRESH OR
CHILLED – CARCASSES AND
HALF-CARCASSES
KG 0% 25% 4,500 4,860 5,249 5,669 6,122 6,612 7,141 7,712 8%
0207.11.000 MEAT OF FOWLS OF THE
SPECIES GALLUS DOMESTICUS:
NOT CUT IN PIECES, FRESH OR
CHILLED
KG 0% 20%

300

450 675 1,013 1,519 2,278 3,417 5,126 5%
0207.12.000 MEAT OF FOWLS OF THE
SPECIES GALLUS.
DOMESTICUS: NOT CUT IN
PIECES, FROZEN
KG 0% 20% 17,500 18,025 18,566 19,123 19,696 20,287 20,896 21,523 3%
0207.14.000 MEAT AND EDIBLE OFFAL OF
FOWLS OF THE SPECIES
GALLUS DOMESTICUS: CUTS
AND OFFAL, FROZEN
KG 0% 20% 290,500 299,215 308,191 317,437 326,960 336,769 346,872 357,278 3%
0407.11.000 FERTILISED EGGS FOR
INCUBATION: OF FOWLS OF THE
SPECIES GALLUS DOMESTICUS
UNIT 0% 10% 100,500 101,505 102,520 103,545 104,581 105,627 106,683 107,750 1%
0407.19.100 FERTILISED EGGS FOR INCUBATION: OF DUCKS UNIT 0% 10% 100,500 101,505 102,520 103,545 104,581 105,627 106,683 107,750 1%
0407.21.000 OTHER FRESH EGGS: OF
FOWLS OF THE SPECIES
GALLUS DOMESTICUS
UNIT 0% 10% 4,000,500 4,040,505 4,080,910 4,121,719 4,162,936 4,204,455 4,246,611 4,289,077
0407.90.100 OTHER EGGS: OF FOWLS OF
THE SPECIES GALLUS
DOMESTICUS
1%
0407.29.100 OTHER FRESH EGGS: OF
DUCKS
UNIT 0% 10% 5,000,500 5,050,505 5,101,010 5,152,020 5,203,540 5,255,576 5,308,132 5,361,213
0407.90.200 OTHER EGGS: OF DUCKS 1%
  1. Annual growth rate for TRQs for HS 0203.11.000 is 50% until 2019 and 5% from 2020, in perpetuity.
  2. Annual growth rate for TRQs for HS 0203.21.000 is 8% in perpetuity.
  3. Annual growth rate for TRQs for HS 0207.11.000 is 50% until 2020 and 5% from 2021, in perpetuity.
  4. Annual growth rate for TRQs for HS 0207.12.000 and HS 0207.14.000 is 3% in perpetuity.
  5. Annual growth rate for the other TRQs is 1% in perpetuity.

Appendix 2: Rice

  1. Malaysia's commitments on rice until 2020 are covered in the Schedule.
  2. Following are Malaysia's commitments in the period from 2021:
    Malaysia commtments from 2021
    HS CODE (HS 2012) Description 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 and subsequent years
    1006 Rice            
    1006.10 - Rice in the husk (paddy or rough):
               
    100 Glutinous rice U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
    900 Other U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
    1006.20 - Husked (brown) rice:            
    100 Glutinous rice U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
    900 Other U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
    1006.30 - Semi-milled or wholly milled rice, whether or not polished or glazed:            
    100 Glutinous rice U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
    900 Other U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
    1006.40 - Broken rice            
    100 Of a kind used for animal feed U U 15% 10% 7% 0%
    900 Other U U 30% 20% 10% 0%
  3. From 2023 imports into Malaysia from Australia shall be subject to the following conditions:
    1. There shall be no restriction on who can import rice including no restriction on who can apply for any import licences;
    2. Any import licences shall be issued on a first come, first-served basis; and
    3. There shall be no restriction on whether product is imported in bulk or retail packs.

Appendix 3: approved permits for imports of automotive vehicles

No quantitative limit on imports shall apply to originating vehicles of Chapter 87 of the HS imported from Australia that may be subject to Approved Permits or any similar import licensing requirement. No additional charges shall be imposed on imports of such originating vehicles.

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