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: 25 Jun 2010 | Removal date: 23 Feb 2011
Still in force

Import tariff

On June 24th, 2010, the Brazilian government announced temporary tariff reductions on the ad-valorem import duty from 10% to 2% for sardines , sardinella and brisling or sprats sardines and from 12% to 0% for terephthalic acid and its salts. These products are classified under the 8-digit codes 0303.71.00 and 2917.36.00 of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM), respectively.

The tariff reduction of the item 0303.71.00 is limited to loads recorded by the Import Declaration until the 31stof August 2010. Most recently, on September 02nd 2010, the Brazilian government decided to extend this deadline for November 30th 2010.

 
The tariff reduction of item 2917.36.00 is limited to a quota of 132,000 tons and loads recorded by the Import Declaration until the 24th of November 2010. Most recently, on November 17th 2010, the Brazilian government decided to extend this deadline for February 10th 2011.

 
 
 
 
 

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

212 Prepared & preserved fish, crustaceans, molluscs
0303 Fish, frozen, excluding fish fillets and other fish meat of heading 03.04.
030353 Sardines (Sardina pilchardus, Sardinops spp.), sardinella (Sardinella spp.), brisling or sprats (Sprattus sprattus)
341 Basic organic chemicals
2917 Polycarboxylic acids, their anhydrides, halides, peroxides and peroxyacids; their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives.
291736 Terephthalic acid and its salts

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