ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Nov 2008

In November 2008, the Mercosure members announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Apr 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 28 November 2008, the Common Market Council of Mercosur (Consejo Mercado Común del Mercosur) adopted Resolution No. 56/08 reducing import tariffs on polyethers, ceramic wares, copper foils and strips, parts for internal combustion engines, sewing machines and parts thereof, transmission shafts, bearing housings, television receivers, and discharge lamps as shown below:
 
Import tariff decrease from 14 to 2 per cent on tariff lines:
3907.20.41/42
Import tariff decrease from 12 to 2 per cent on tariff line:
6909.12.30
Import tariff decrease from 12 to 4 per cent on tariff line:
7410.21.30
Import tariff decrease from 16 to 2 per cent on tariff lines:
8409.99.21/41/51/61/71; 8483.10.11/30.21
Import tariff decrease from 10 to 0 per cent on tariff line:
8452.29.29
Import tariff decrease from 14 to 0 per cent on tariff lines:
8452.90.99
Import tariff decrease from 20 to 0 per cent on tariff line:
8528.69.10
Import tariff decrease from 18 to 2 per cent on tariff line:
8539.41.10
 
This measure entered into force on 1 April 2009.