ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Sep 2012In September 2012, the government of Mexico announced a change in import duties.
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Decreto por el que se modifica la Tarifa de la Ley de los Impuestos Generales de Importaci?n y de Exportaci?n (Official Gazette of 13 September 2012):
On September 13, 2012, the Government of Mexico published a decree that eliminates the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to certain types of eggs and yolk.
The measure responds to the effects of the avian influenza outbreaks reported on June, 2012 in the State of Jalisco. The elimination of tariffs on eggs and yolks aim at increasing product supply and stabilizing national prices of the egg market in Mexico.
This decree eliminates the MFN duties applicable to goods classified under the following tariff lines: 0407.21.01, 0407.21.99, 0408.11.01, 0408.19.99, 0408.91.01, 0408.91.99, 0408.99.01 and 0408.99.99.
These amendments will be effective as of September 14, 2012.