ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Sep 2010

On 14 September 2010, the Brazilian government announced a temporary tariff reduction on the ad-valorem import duty from 10% to 0% for cotton not carded/combed, classified under the 8-digit codes 5201.00.20 and 5201.00.90 of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM). On 5 May 2011, the Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 27, extending the measure by one month until 30 June 2011.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



CAMEX Resolution n? 70, from September 14th, 2010 - http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1284559999.pdf
Camex resolution no. 27 of 5 May 2011, published in Official Gazette of 6 May 2011: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/735


Inception date: 15 Sep 2010 | Removal date: 15 Jun 2011
Still in force

Import tariff quota

The tariff reduction is limited to a quota of 250,000 tons, loads recorded by the Import Declaration between 1 October 2010 and 31 May 2011.

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