IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

Yes

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 01 Jan 2017 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2018
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On December 30, 2016, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Chamber, announced the publication of Resolution 138 in the Official Gazette, reducing temporarily the import duties on certain textile inks and plastics (HS Codes 3215.19.00, 3907.40.90 and 3907.60.00) for a certain quota.

In the case of textile ink, the new import tariff has been reduced by 12% from 14% to 2%. This duty applies for a twelve months period and for 924 tonnes.

With regard to polycarbonate, the new import tariff has been reduced by 12% from 14% to 2%. This duty applies for a twelve months period for 35,040 tonnes.

As for polyethene terephthalate, the new import tariff has been reduced by 12% from 14% to 2%. This duty applies for a twelve months period and for 20,000 tonnes.

Update

On December 20, 2017, the Foreign Trade Chamber of Brazil issued Resolution 97, extending to another twelve-month the reduced import tariff quota set on textile ink (NCM 3215.19.00). In this occasion, the established quota was 600 tonnes, and it excluded the reactive inks. 

On December 29, 2017, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Chamber issued Resolution 99, extending to another twelve-month the reduced import tariff quota set on polycarbonate (NCM 3907.40.90).

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

347 Plastics in primary forms
3907 Polyacetals, other polyethers and epoxide resins, in primary forms; polycarbonates, alkyd resins, polyallyl esters and other polyesters, in primary forms.
390740 Polycarbonates
390760 Poly(ethylene terephthalate)
351 Paints & varnishes & related products; artists' colours; ink
3215 Printing ink, writing or drawing ink and other inks, whether or not concentrated or solid.
321519 Other

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