ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jun 2013

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



CAMEX Resolu??o 45/2013: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1081
Business News Americas, 'Foreign trade chamber cuts import tariffs for 11 new telecom, electronics items', June 25, 2013: http://www.bnamericas.com/news/technology/foreign-trade-chamber-cuts-import-tariffs-for-11-new-telecom-electronics-items


Inception date: 24 Jun 2013 | Removal date: 23 Dec 2014
Still in force

Import tariff

In Resolution No. 45 of June 21, 2013, the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (CAMEX) has temporarily reduced the import tariff on 11 tariff lines (at the 8-digit level) in the telecommunications and electronics sector until December 31, 2014. The new tariff is set at 2 per cent and only applies to new and not used goods. The measure came into effect on June 24, 2013.