ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Dec 2015In December 2015, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.
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Ministry of Development, Industry and Trade (MDIC), press release of 31 December 2015 on Camex Resolution no. 123/15
Available at: http://www.mdic.gov.br/sitio/interna/noticia.php?area=1¬icia=14262
Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex), Resolution no. 123 of 30 December 2015, (published in the Official Gazette of 31 December 2015)
Available at: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1494
On 30 December 2015 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 123 introducing tariff-rate quota on anhydrous utilized for the production of specific detergent powders under the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) 2833.11.10. The import duty was reduced from 10% to 2% with a quota of 455,000 tons. This measure was implemented for supply reasons and entered into force the 31 December 2015 for a period of 180 days.