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: 21 May 2015 | Removal date: 20 May 2016
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On 20 May 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 43 introducing four tariff-rate quotas on goods carrying the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM):
 

  1. Acrylics and modacrylics (NCM 5503.30.00): quota of 3'744 tons, tariff rate of 2% (from 16%), for a period of 12 months, starting 26 June 2015
  2. Acrylics and modacrylics (NCM 5501.30.00): quota of 7'920 tons, tariff rate of 2% (from 16%), for a period of 12 months, starting 21 May 2015
  3. 4-Chloro-alfa, alfa, alfa-trifluoro-3.5dinitrotoluene (NCM 2904.90.14): quota of 4'404 tons, tariff rate of 2% (from 14%), for a period of 24 months, starting 21 May 2015
  4. Waste-pipes (Ex01 of NCM 8539.39.00): quota of 23.918.190 units, tariff rate of 2% (from 18%), for a period of 12 months, starting 23 July 2015

 
Update
On 19 February 2016 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) revoked the above standing tariff rate quota on 4-Chloro-alfa, alfa, alfa-trifluoro-3.5dinitrotoluene (NCM 2904.90.14).

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

341 Basic organic chemicals
2904 Sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives of hydrocarbons, whether or not halogenated.
290410 Derivatives containing only sulpho groups, their salts and ethyl esters
290490 Other
355 Man-made fibres
5501 Synthetic filament tow.
550130 Acrylic or modacrylic
5503 Synthetic staple fibres, not carded, combed or otherwise processed for spinning.
550311 Of aramids
550319 Other
550320 Of polyesters
550330 Acrylic or modacrylic
550340 Of polypropylene
550390 Other
465 Electric filament or discharge lamps; lighting equipment; parts
8539 Electric filament or discharge lamps, including sealed beam lamp units and ultraviolet or infrared lamps; arclamps.
853910 Sealed beam lamp units
853921 Tungsten halogen
853922 Other, of a power not exceeding 200 W and for a voltage exceeding 100 V
853929 Other
853931 Fluorescent, hot cathode
853932 Mercury or sodium vapour lamps; metal halide lamps
853939 Other
853990 Parts

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