ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Aug 2013In August 2013, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Camex press release of 5 August 2013 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/347
Camex resolution no. 63 of 2 August 2013 (in Portuguese): http://www.in.gov.br/visualiza/index.jsp?data=05/08/2013&jornal=1&pagina=12&totalArquivos=168
Camex resolution no. 70 of 28 September 2012 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/986
On 5 August 2013, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) published resolution no. 63/13 reducing the tariff on polytetrafluoroethylene (NCM 3904.61.90) from 14% to 2% with a tariff-exception (ex-tarifário). The product has been added to the tariff-exception list of Camex resolution no. 70/12.
The measure took effect on 5 August 2013.