Duty-free sentence example
From this port foreign merchandise found its way duty free into the Spanish provinces of Buenos Aires, Tucuman and Paraguay, and even into the interior of Peru.
They urged, among other things, due enforcement of the liquor law, more police protection, the abolition of the dynamite concession, and that foodstuffs should be duty free.
The great importance of alcohol in the arts has necessitated the introduction of a duty-free product which is suitable for most industrial purposes, and at the same time is perfectly unfit for beverages or internal application.
From 1858 to 1861 methylated spirit was duty-free when it was required for manufacturing processes, and the methylation or "denaturizing" was carried out in accordance with a prescribed process.
During the next three decades (1861-1891) the law was extended, and methylated spirit was duty-free for all purposes except for use as beverages and internal medicinal applications.Advertisement
The Finance Act of 1902 allows a manufacturer to obtain a license which permits the use of duty-free alcohol, if he can show that such alcohol is absolutely essential for the success of his business, and that methylated spirit is unsuitable.
In Germany, the use of duty-free spirit is only allowed to state and municipal hospitals, and state scientific institutions, and for the manufacture of fulminates, fuzes and smokeless powders.
The duty-free "denaturized" spirits may be divided into two groups - "completely denaturized" and "incompletely denaturized."
In America the internal revenue tax on denaturized alcohol (formerly duty-free only to scientific institutions) was removed by Congress in 1906 (act of June 7th).
These experiments resulted in the legislation of 1855, when the use of duty-free alcohol mixed with 10% by volume of wood naphtha, known as methylated spirits, was authorized for manufacturing purposes only.Advertisement
About five-sixths of the trade is with or via France, into which country several Algerian goods have been admitted duty-free since 1851, and all since 1867.
Of the total imports of 1909 47.4%, of a value of $699,799,771, entered duty free.
The only very large establishment is one for the construction of iron steamers, engines, &c., but some factories have been erected within the area of the free port for the purpose of working up imported raw materials duty free.
The 25% rate covers all articles not mentioned in the schedules, which number 2260 items. The duty free list includes raw cotton, certain descriptions of live animals, agricultural machinery and implements, metal wire, fire engines, structural iron and steel, and machinery in general.
It should apply to duty-free sales AND to duty-free imports.Advertisement
The duty free trolley with the rather sad looking teddy bear wearing flying goggles.
Snoop and crew were accused of "violent disorder and affray", which included allegedly vandalizing a duty-free shop.
Naturally, Carnival cruise ships all feature fitness facilities, on board spas, casinos, and duty-free shops.
The island is much more fast-paced and sophisticated than most other Caribbean destinations, with great duty-free shopping and a vibrant culture unparalleled on any other island.
Also plan on leaving extra room in your luggage to bring home exotic rums, flavored vodka, and other liquor that cannot be purchased in the United States, as well as familiar brands at the duty-free prices offered on board.Advertisement
On a luxury cruise, you might enjoy such activities as snorkeling, art auctions or sightseeing and duty-free shopping.
Customs Allowance Passengers over 18 may import, duty-free, 200 cigarettes or 250 g tobacco articles; 1 quart of wine or spirits.
This paperwork is also important in being able to have your personal items sent to the country duty free.