RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Vice Minister of Domestic Trade, Gróver Lacoa, stated this Wednesday (2) that Supreme Decree (DS) 4573, which establishes the increase of import tariffs for 94 products as of this month, does not apply to countries with which Bolivia has trade agreements or treaties.
However, Peru, Brazil, Argentina, and Chile, which have such agreements, are precisely the countries where smuggled goods enter due to lower prices.
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