ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Oct 2010In October 2010, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.
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CAMEX Resolution n? 72, from October 5th 2010 - http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1286458662.pdf
On October 5th 2010, the Brazilian government announced temporary tariff reductions on the ad-valorem import duty from 12% to 2% for vinyl acetate and from 14% to 2% for poly (vinyl chloride) and vinyl chloride-vinyl acetate copoly. These products are classified under the 8-digit codes 2915.32.00, 3904.10.20 and 3904.30.00 of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM), respectively.
The Brazilian government also established temporary quotas of 35,000 tons for the product 2915.32.00, 60,000 tons for 3904.10.20 and of 10,000 tons for 3904.30.00