ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Apr 2013

In April 2013, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Camex resolution no. 27 of 9 April 2013 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1054
Camex press release of 9 April 2013 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/312
Brazil-Arab News Agency, 'Brazil lifts cotton import tax', April 9, 2013: http://www2.anba.com.br/noticia_oportunidades.kmf?cod=20173964#.UW6ThTdacS-


Inception date: 01 May 2013 | Removal date: 31 Jul 2013
Still in force

Import tariff

In Resolution no. 27 of April 9, 2013, the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (CAMEX) has temporarily suspended the import tariff on cotton (HS 5201) until July 31, 2013. The measure came into effect on May 1, 2013. Previously, the tariff stood at 10% ad valorem.

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