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tariff
American English: /ˈtɛrəf/
British English: /ˈtarɪf/

Translation of tariff in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (price list)
    (British English)
    postal/railway tariff
    tarifa postal/ferroviaria
    bar tariff
    lista (feminine) de precios
    (de un bar)
    Example sentences
    • Technology Telecom says its customers can save 20 per cent compared to BT's business tariffs and a 5 per cent discount on BT line charges.
    • Some hotels have lowered their tariffs by between 30 and 50 per cent.
    • Orange is marketing the SPV M1000 at business users, with calls and GPRS data connections billed according to the network's business tariffs.
  • 2 (Economics)
    (before noun) (restrictions/preference)
    tariff barrier o wall
    Example sentences
    • The introduction of Value Added Tax in July 1999 enabled the government to remove tariffs and import duties.
    • Both export taxes and import tariffs are used as policy tools to regulate cotton markets.
    • Excises, tariffs, export duties, and taxes on particular goods have become relatively insignificant sources of state revenues in these advanced nations.
    Example sentences
    • Port tariffs are essentially price lists that encompass all the services and facilities provided by a port.
    • "The tariff explicitly lists agro-machinery that enjoys duty free status, and our officers are guided by this tabulation," he said.

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