Translations of tariff in different languages:

seven hells


How is Tariff used?

[n.][C]   a tax on goods coming into or going out of a country

(1)a tariff on sth :

  • The tariff on optical cables is 8.4%.

(2)impose/set/reduce tariffs

  • The US has imposed new tariffs on chocolate from Brazil.

(3)cut/eliminate/remove tariffs

  • An agreement was reached to eliminate tariffs on information technology products.
(4)high/low/steep tariffs on sth:
  • High tariffs on furniture imports are still imposed by some developing countries to protect local carpenters.
(5)tariff barriers/protection/rates:
  • The protectionist wall of high tariff barriers and import restrictions is being breached.

Practice:

Please fill in all the blanks, and you can find the answers in tomorrow’s episode.

(1) Another is that competition, even if successful in reducing t           will marginally affect the households bills.

(2) However, unlike technology improvements, optimal t            will hurt the poor region.

(3) I was late this morning because of the t          congestion.