EU and UK import tariff rates for selected dairy products

Code

Product

EU tariff rate

EU effective ad valorem rate (2016-18 average prices)

UK tariff rate

UK effective ad valorem rate (2016-18 average prices)

0401

 Milk & cream, not concentrated or sweetened

04012011

Fat content 1-3%, in immediate packings of <=2 litres

€18.8/100kg

27%

Free

 

04012099

Fat content 3-6%, in immediate packings of >2 litres

€21.8/100kg

56%

Free

 

04015039

Fat content 21-45%, in immediate packings of >2 litres

€109.1/100kg

26%

Free

 

0402

 Milk & cream, concentrated or sweetened

04021019

In solid forms, unsweetened, fat content <=1.5%, in immediate packings >2.5kg

€118.8/100kg

67%

Free

 

04022118

In solid forms, unsweetened, fat content 1.5%-27%, in immediate packings >2.5kg

€130.4/100kg

51%

Free

 

04022919

In solid forms, sweetened, fat content 1.5-27%, in immediate packings >2.5kg

€1.31/kg of lactic material + €16.8/100kg

n/a

Free

 

0403

 Buttermilk, yoghurt and similar products

04031091

Yoghurt, flavoured or with added fruit, nuts or cocoa, of milkfat content <=3%

8.3% + €12.4/100kg

18%

Free

 

04039091

Buttermilk and similar products, flavoured or with added fruit, nuts or cocoa, of milkfat content <=3%

8.3% + €12.4/100kg

19%

Free

 

04039093

Buttermilk and similar products, flavoured or with added fruit, nuts or cocoa, of milkfat content 3-6%

8.3% + €17.1/100kg

23%

Free

 

04039099

Buttermilk and similar products, flavoured or with added fruit, nuts or cocoa, of milkfat content >6%

8.3% + €26.6/100kg

25%

Free

 

0404

 Whey and whey products

04041002

In solid forms, unsweetened, protein content <=15%, fat content <=1.5%

€7.0/100kg

8%

Free

 

04041014

In solid forms, unsweetened, protein content >15%, fat content 1.5%-27%

€135.7/100kg

46%

Free

 

0405

 Butter, fats/oils and dairy spreads

04051011

Natural butter, fat content <=85%, in immediate packings of <=1kg

€189.6/100kg

38%

€60.5/100kg

12%

04051019

Natural butter, fat content <=85%, in immediate packings >1kg

€189.6/100kg

46%

€60.5/100kg

15%

04051030

Recombined Butter Of A Fat Content, By Weight, Of >= 80% But <= 85% (Excl. Dehydrated Butter And Ghee)

€189.6/100kg

42%

€60.5/100kg

13%

04051050

Whey Butter Of A Fat Content, By Weight, Of >= 80% But <= 85% (Excl. Dehydrated Butter And Ghee)

€189.6/100kg

54%

€60.5/100kg

17%

04051090

Butter Of A Fat Content, By Weight, Of > 85% But <= 95% (Excl. Dehydrated Butter And Ghee)

€231.3/100kg

55%

€73.8/100kg

18%

04052010

Dairy spreads, fat content 39-60%

Derived by formula based on constituents

n/a

Free

 

04059010

Other fats & oils derived from milk, fat content>=99.3%, water content <=0.5%

€231.3/100kg

49%

Free

 

0406

 Cheese and curd

04061030

Fresh Mozzarella, fat content <=40%

€185.2/100kg

61%

Free

 

04061050

Other unripened cheese, fat content <=40%

€185.2/100kg

92%

Free

 

04061080

Unripened cheese, fat content >40%

€221.2/100kg

71%

Free

 

04062000

Grated or powdered cheese

€188.2/100kg

36%

€24.9/100kg

5%

04063010

Processed Emmental, Gruyere and Appenzell cheese

€144.9/100kg

36%

€19.1/100kg

5%

04063031

Other processed cheese, fat content <=48%

€139.1/100kg

28%

€18.4/100kg

4%

04063039

Other processed cheese, fat content >48%

€144.9/100kg

35%

€19.1/100kg

5%

04064090

Blue-veined cheese other than Roquefort, Gorgonzola

€140.9/100kg

21%

€18.6/100kg

3%

04069021

Cheddar

€167.1/100kg

57%

€22.1/100kg

7%

04069032

Feta

€151.0/100kg

33%

Free

 

04069061

Grana Padano, Parmigiano Reggiano

€188.2/100kg

18%

Free

 

04069081

Cantal, Cheshire, Wensleydale, Lancashire, Double Gloucester, Blarney, Colby and Monterey

€151.0/100kg

45%

Free

 

04069089

Other cheese, fat content <=40%, water content 52%-62%

€151/100kg

36%

Free

 

04069099

Other cheese, fat content >40%

€221.2/100kg

41%

Free

 

Source: AHDB analysis based on HMRC trade figures obtained via IHS Maritime & Trade Global Trade Atlas®, EU Commission