Lesotho - Customs and other import duties

Customs and other import duties (current LCU)

The value for Customs and other import duties (current LCU) in Lesotho was 4,901,100,000 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 18 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,901,100,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 355,000,000 in 1990.

Definition: Customs and other import duties are all levies collected on goods that are entering the country or services delivered by nonresidents to residents. They include levies imposed for revenue or protection purposes and determined on a specific or ad valorem basis as long as they are restricted to imported goods or services.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1990 355,000,000
1991 424,000,000
1992 547,905,000
1993 747,331,000
2003 1,421,600,000
2004 2,012,404,000
2005 2,306,022,000
2006 3,944,970,000
2007 4,097,684,000
2008 4,901,100,000

Customs and other import duties (% of tax revenue)

Customs and other import duties (% of tax revenue) in Lesotho was 61.99 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 68.01 in 1993, while its lowest value was 48.52 in 2003.

Definition: Customs and other import duties are all levies collected on goods that are entering the country or services delivered by nonresidents to residents. They include levies imposed for revenue or protection purposes and determined on a specific or ad valorem basis as long as they are restricted to imported goods or services.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1990 63.62
1991 60.51
1992 62.17
1993 68.01
2003 48.52
2004 54.03
2005 57.38
2006 66.82
2007 63.99
2008 61.99

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance