ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Nov 2012In November 2012, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.
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Camex resolution no. 84 of 30 November 2012 (in Portuguese): http://www.in.gov.br/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=10&data=03/12/2012
Camex press release of 3 December 2012 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/273
On 30 November 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) introduced a tariff-rate quota on terephthalic acid and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) (NCM 2917.36.00). The tariff has been reduced from 12% to 0% and limited to a quota of 42.000 tons for a period of 90 days. The resolution no. 84/12 takes effect on 3 December 2012.