ANNOUNCEMENT 24 May 2019

The Mexican Government has passed a new agreement increasing the duty-free quota set on imports of poultry.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Secretariat of Economy. Secretaría de Economía. DOF 24/05/19. Acuerdo que modifica al diverso por el que se da a conocer el cupo para importar, con arancel-cupo establecido, carne de pollo. Available at: http://www.dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5561143&fecha=24/05/2019

Secretariat of Economy. Secretaría de Economía. DOF 22/12/2015. Acuerdo que modifica al diverso por el que se da a conocer el cupo para importar, con el arancelcupo establecido, carne de pollo. http://www.dof.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5420996&fecha=22/12/2015

Secretariat of Economy. Secretaría de Economía. DOF 26/12/2017. Acuerdo que modifica al diverso por el que se da a conocer el cupo para importar, con arancel-cupo establecido, carne de pollo. http://www.dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5508935&fecha=26/12/2017

WTO Tariff Download facility, http://tariffdata.wto.org (Downloaded on 24 June 2019).

Inception date: 25 May 2019 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2019

Import tariff quota

On 24 May 2017, the Mexican Secretariat of Economy has passed an Agreement increasing the total duty-free quota allowed for poultry until 31 December 2019.

The new total quota has been set at 355,000 tonnes while the previous duty-free quota was set at 300,000 tonnes per year. 

According to the WTO tariff database, the applicable import duty outside the quota ranges between 62% and 75%.

This legislation only applies to products under HS Codes 020711, 020712, 020713 and 020714.

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