ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Jun 2009

In June 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? 29, from June 5th, 2009- http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1245177759.pdf


Inception date: 06 Jun 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On June 5th, 2009, the Brazilian government announced tariff increase on the ad-valorem import duty from 0% to 12% for steel products classified under the code 7214.20.00 of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM).
 
The average bound tariff of the product concerned is 35%.

It is important to note that this product was on the list of exceptions of the Common External Tariff of Mercosur, and now are back to its original rate.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS