ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jul 2010In July 2010, the government of Venezuela announced a change in import duties.
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Mercosur Decision no. 14/13: gd.mercosur.int/SAM/GestDoc/PubWeb.nsf/OpenFile?OpenAgent&base=SAMGestDocDocOfic0Arch.nsf&id=612AB83C6CA3332283257BA900577519&archivo=DEC_014-2013_PT_TEC%20Pessego.pdf
Decree no. 9.430 of 19 March 2013, published in the Extraordinary Gazette no. 6.097 of 25 March 2013 (in Spanish): http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1377717415.pdf
On 11 July 20103, the Common Market Council of Mercosur adopted Decisionno. 14/13 which introduces the official Mercosur Common External Tariff on the following NCM (Mercosur Nomenclature) trade lines:
Venezuela is a full Mercosur Member State since July 2012. According to Mercosur Decision no. 31/12 the country has to adopt the Mercosur Common External Tariff in four steps starting 2013 until 2016. The measure had to be adopted by Venezuela on 1 January 2014 the latest.