ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Dec 2012In December 2012, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Camex press release of 20 December 2012 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/278
Camex resolution no. 90 of 17 December 2012 (in Portuguese): http://www.in.gov.br/visualiza/index.jsp?data=19/12/2012&jornal=1&pagina=3&totalArquivos=168
On 19 December 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) published resolution no. 90/12 reducing import tariffs on six products belonging to the category of information technology and telecommunication. The tariffs have been reduced to 2% while the products have been labeled as ex-tarifários, i.e., products with a tariff exception to the Mercosur Common External Tariff. The following ex-tarifarios (Ex) and Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) codes are affected:
The resolution came into power on the 19 December 2012 and lasts until 30 June 2014.