ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Mar 2012

In March 2012, the government of Brazil initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: No inception date

Safeguard

On March 15, 2012, the Government of Brazil initiated a safeguard investigation on importations of wine from any origin.
This investigation was requested by the Instituto Brasileiro do Vinho -IBRAVIN, the União Brasileira de Vitivinicultura - UVIBRA, the Federação das Cooperativas do Vinho - FECOVINHO and the Sindicato da Indústria do Vinho do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul - SINDIVINHO.
The product subject to investigation is classified under the following item of the MERCOSUR´s Harmonized System: 2204.21.00.
 
On October 23, 2012, the Government of Brazil concluded the safeguard investigation on imports of wine from any origin without the imposition of safeguard measures.

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