ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Aug 2009

In August 2009, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



CAMEX Resolution n? 47, from August 31st, 2009 - http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1251920351.pdf
CAMEX Resolution n? 13, from February 11st, 2010 - http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1265979222.pdf


Inception date: 31 Aug 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On August 31st, 2009, the Brazilian government announced tariff reductions on the ad-valorem import duty from 8% to 0% for jute, from 10% to 2% for diamonds and from 8% to 2% for precious stones classified under the items 5303.10.10, 7102.39.00 e 7103.10.00 of the the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) tariff code.

 

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