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

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.