ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Nov 2009In November 2009, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.
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On 11 November 2009, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 75 reducing the import tariffs on terephtalic acid and its salts (NCM 2917.36.00) to 2% for a year. In addition, it set tariff-free quotas for three other goods, for a period of six months:
The measure took effect on 24 November 2009 and lasted until 23 November 2010 for the the tariff reduction, and until 23 May 2010 for the tariff-free quota with the exception of the quota on coated beer bottle label paper, which was cancelled on 17 May 2010 by Resolution no. 29 of 2010.