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Order No. 1108 on production tax for slaughter and export of suine.

Type of law

The Order ensures that, for each suine (including sows, boars, gilts and piglets) produced in Denmark and slaughtered for human consumption there is a tax for their export.
The fee is DKK 4.35 for each animal by the carcass weight of max. 109.9 kg and DKK 9.10 kr. for a carcass weight of min. 110 kg.
For piglets exported live the fee shall be paid by the exporter (DKK 0.40) for each animal weighting max. 15 kg and DKK 1.20 for piglets over 15 kg to 50 kg live weight.
For animals, including sows, boars, gilts and piglets exported live, the fee is DKK 4.35 for each one weighting over 50 kg and up to 135 kg and DKK 9.10 for each animal with live weight of 135 kg.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Order enters into force on 4 October 2010.
Repealing Order No. 91 of 28 January 2010.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
Bekendtg relse om produktionsafgift ved slagtning og eksport af svin.