ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Nov 2017
The Brazilian Government announced temporary import tariff quotas on certain vaccines.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Brazilian Foreign Trade Council. Câmara de Comércio Exterior. Resoluçao Nº 89 de 30 de Novembro de 2017. Available at: http://www.camex.gov.br/component/content/article/62-resolucoes-da-camex/em-vigor/1947-resolucao-n-89-de-30-de-novembro-de-2017
On November 30, 2017, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 89 introducing temporarily tariff-rate quotas on vaccines against the Papillomavirus (NCM 3002.20.29) and against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (NCM 3002.20.27). The import duty was reduced from 2% to 0% for a quota of 6,000,000 and 5,000,000 doses respectively for a period of twelve months. The out-of-quota tariff remains unchanged.
In the same resolution, the import tariff quota set on vaccines against Hepatitis A was extended for 6 months (see related state acts).