Chile announces 20% reduction in boarding fee

    Chile‘s Minister of Finance Jose Ramon Valente, via its official Twitter account, announced (29-Aug-2018) a “20% reduction in the boarding taxes, which will reduce air fares”. He added that the tax will reduce a further 10% in 2019 and other 10% in 2020. The reduction is effective immediately. International boarding taxes were USD30 and will reduce to USD26, then USD25 in 2018 and USD24 in 2020.