ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Sep 2013

In September 2013, the government of Mexico announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



"DECRETO POR EL QUE SE MODIFICA LA TARIFA DE LA LEY DE LOS IMPUESTOS GENERALES DE IMPORTACI?N Y DE EXPORTACI?N."(Official Gazette of 2 September 2013): http://www.economia.gob.mx/files/marco_normativo/D153.pdf


Inception date: 03 Sep 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On September 2, 2013, the Government of México modified the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to wooden products and PET waste classified underthe Mexican Tariff Schedule.
 
In particular, the Decree established tariffs on the following wooden products:

  • Pet waste (3915.90.02): 10 per cent (new)
  • Products out of wood: reduced from 15 and 10 per cent to 7 per cent on eleven tariff codes
  • Products out of wood: increased from 0 per cent to 7 per cent on two tariff codes

 
These amendments entered into force on September 3, 2013.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 03 Sep 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On September 2, 2013, the Government of México modified the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to wooden products and PET waste classified underthe Mexican Tariff Schedule.
 
In particular, the Decree established tariffs on the following wooden products:

  • Pet waste (3915.90.02): 10 per cent (new)
  • Products out of wood: reduced from 15 and 10 per cent to 7 per cent on eleven tariff codes
  • Products out of wood: increased from 0 per cent to 7 per cent on two tariff codes

 
These amendments entered into force on September 3, 2013.