ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Jun 2021
In June 2021, the Mexican Government adopted an Agreement establishing a duty-free quota on imports of poultry for 2021.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Diario Oficial de la Federación. Official Gazette. "ACUERDO por el que se da a conocer el cupo para importar carne de pollo bajo el arancel-cupo que se indica". 23/06/2021. Available at: http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5622008&fecha=23/06/2021
On 23 June 2021, the Mexican government adopted an Agreement that establishes a duty-free quota for poultry during 2021. The affected six-digits HS codes are 0207.11; 0207.12; 0207.13; and 0207.14.
The total quota was set at 30 000 tonnes, available until 31 December 2021. Notably, there was no duty-free quota for the 2020 period, since the last similar Agreement applied only until 31 December 2019 (see related state act).
According to the WTO Tariff Download Facility, the applicable import duty outside the quota ranges between 62% and 75%.