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Table 6 Average import tariffs 1870–1938.

From: Argentine trade policies in the XX century: 60 years of solitude

  1870–1899 1900–1913 1919–1938
Argentina 26.1 23.4 18
Brazil 34.5 40 23.4
Chile 19.4 18.3 22.1
Colombia 33.5 47.4 29.3
Cuba 22.5 25.6 26.2
Mexico 16.6 21.9 21.2
Peru 32.4 23.2 16.3
Uruguay 29.7 33.3 19.6
China 3.2 3.3 11.3
Indonesia 4.9 5.2 10
Japan 6.2 7.7 5.9
Philippines 10.3 21.2 8.1
Siam/Thailand 3.6 7.4 15.1
Burma/Myanmar 4 11.3 22.5
Ceylon 6.2 7.3 13.3
Egypt 11 14.2 26.3
India 3.4 4.7 17.3
Turkey 7.4 9.5 30.7
United States 28.6 23.3 14.1
Europe Core 6.4 6.5 11.7
  1. Source: Clemens and Williamson (2002)