IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 08 Oct 2015 | Removal date: 03 Oct 2017
Still in force

Import tariff

On 08 October 2015, the government of Mexico applied a six-month lasting tariff of 15% on 97 import tariffs falling under the following steel product categories: slab, cold rolled coil (CRC), hot rolled coil (HRC), heavy plate and wire rod. The prior is applicable to countries with which Mexico does not have Trade Agreements.

Update

On 5 April 2016, the government of Mexico decided to extend this import duty for additional other six months.

Effective from 08 October 2016, the government of Mexico decided to further extend the denoted import duty for additional six months.

On April 6, 2017,  a new prolongation was passed by the Mexican Government, extending for another 180 days the 15% import tariff. 
 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

411 Basic iron & steel
7207 Semifinished products of iron or nonalloy steel.
720712 Other, of rectangular (other than square) crosssection
7224 Other alloy steel in ingots or other primary forms; semifinished products of other alloy steel.
722490 Other
412 Products of iron or steel
7208 Flatrolled products of iron or nonalloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more, hotrolled, not clad, plated or coated.
720825 Of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more
720826 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
720827 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
720836 Of a thickness exceeding 10 mm
720837 Of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more but not exceeding 10 mm
720838 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
720839 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
720840 Not in coils, not further worked than hotrolled, with patterns in relief
720851 Of a thickness exceeding 10 mm
720852 Of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more but not exceeding 10 mm
720853 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
720854 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
720890 Other
7209 Flatrolled products of iron or nonalloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more, coldrolled (coldreduced), not clad, plated or coated.
720915 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more
720916 Of a thickness exceeding 1 mm but less than 3 mm
720917 Of a thickness of 0.5 mm or more but not exceeding 1 mm
720918 Of a thickness of less than 0.5 mm
720925 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more
720926 Of a thickness exceeding 1 mm but less than 3 mm
720927 Of a thickness of 0.5 mm or more but not exceeding 1 mm
720990 Other
7211 Flatrolled products of iron or nonalloy steel, of a width of less than 600 mm, not clad, plated or coated.
721114 Other, of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more
721119 Other
721123 Containing by weight less than 0.25 % of carbon
721129 Other
721190 Other
7213 Bars and rods, hotrolled, in irregularly wound coils, of iron or nonalloy steel.
721320 Other, of freecutting steel
721391 Of circular crosssection measuring less than 14 mm in diameter
721399 Other
7225 Flatrolled products of other alloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more.
722519 Other
722530 Other, not further worked than hotrolled, in coils
722540 Other, not further worked than hotrolled, not in coils
722550 Other, not further worked than coldrolled (coldreduced)
7226 Flatrolled products of other alloy steel, of a width of less than 600 mm.
722619 Other
722691 Not further worked than hotrolled
722692 Not further worked than coldrolled (coldreduced)
7227 Bars and rods, hotrolled, in irregularly wound coils, of other alloy steel.
722790 Other

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