ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2009

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



CAMEX Resolution n? 82, from December 15th, 2009 - http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1260968454.pdf


Inception date: 01 Jan 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On December 15th, 2009, the Brazilian government, based on the decision Dec. CMC 26/09 of the Common Market Council of Mercosur, announced tariff increases on the ad-valorem import duty for some textiles and textile articles products. The tariff increased to 18% for some tariff lines and to 26% for others.
 
Mercosur members Paraguay and Uruguay waived the stated measure.

AFFECTED SECTORS