ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Apr 2010

In April 2010, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



CAMEX Resolution n? 21, from April 23rd, 2010 - http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1272287106.pdf


Inception date: 23 Apr 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 
On April 23rd, 2010, the Brazilian government announced tariff reduction on the ad-valorem import duty from 20% to 0% for ethanol classified under the codes 2207.10.00 and 2207.20.10 of the the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM).
 
According to the data of 2009, the year prior to the liberalization, Brazil imported less than the GTA threshold of 1'000'000 USD per tariff line from bilateral trading partners. Hence, no bilateral trading partners are enumerated.

 

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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