ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Oct 2012In October 2012, the Mercosure members announced a change in import duties.
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Resolution No. 27/12 of Mercosur (in Spanish),
On 18 October 2012, the Common Market Council of Mercosur (Consejo Mercado Común del Mercosur) adopted Resolution No. 27/12 increasing import tariffs from 0 to 14 per cent on alternative current three-phase electric motor vehicles corresponding to tariff line 8501.53.30.
This measure entered into force on 1 January 2013.
On 31 July 2012, formal Mercosur member Paraguay was temporarilysuspended from the trading bloc. It is thus not included in the list ofimplementing jurisdictions.