ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2009In December 2009, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
CAMEX Resolutions n? 78, from December 15th, 2009 - http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1260968247.pdf
On December 15th, 2009, the Brazilian government announced the creation of new exceptions for 260 tariff lines. For enumerated capital goods, the ad-valorem import duty will temporarily be reduced from 14% to 2%.
This exemption is set to expire on 31 December 2010.