CCJ Dismisses Rock Hard Application Against Tariff Increase on Cement in Trinidad and Tobago

4 Mar 2022

In a judgment released in the Original Jurisdiction matter of Rock Hard Distribution Limited, Rock Hard Distributors Limited and Mootilal Ramhit and Sons Contracting Limited v The State of Trinidad and Tobago and The Caribbean Community, The State of Belize and Trinidad Cement Limited Intervening [2022] CCJ 1 (OJ), the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) dismissed the originating application to annul the decision of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED), which allowed an increase in the tariff on “other hydraulic cement” imported into Trinidad and Tobago. The Court also ordered the parties to make submissions on costs.

 

Access the full media release here: Media release 08_2022