ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Feb 2011

The Brazilian government increased the import duty on amino-resins.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

WTO (2018). WTO Report on G-20 Trade Measures (mid-October 2017 to mid-May 2018) incl. annexes. Available at: https://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news18_e/monit_04jul18_e.htm

Inception date: 17 Feb 2011 | Removal date: 09 May 2012

Import tariff

According to the WTO, on 17 February 2011, the Brazilian government increased from 14% to 20% the import duty on amino-resins classified under tariff subheading 3909.

Update
On 9 May 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) reduced the import tariff on certain amino-resins from 20% to 14% (please, see related state acts).

AFFECTED SECTORS