ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Apr 2014

In April 2014, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Camex, news item of 11 April 2014 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/427

Camex resolution no. 31 of 11 April 2014, published in Official Gazette of 14 April 2014: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1211

Camex resolution no. 92 of 7 October 2014, published in Official Gazette of 8 October 2014: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1287

Camex resolution no. 24 of 13 April 2015, published in Official Gazette of 14 April 2015: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1375

Camex press release of 29 October 2014 on resolution 101/14: http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/502

Camex Resolution no. 101 of 29 October 2014, published in the Official Gazette of 30 October 2014, p. 19: http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=19&data=30/10/2014

Mercosul/GMC/Res. No. 35/14: http://www.mercosur.int/innovaportal/v/5758/2/innova.front/resoluciones_2014

Ministry of Development, Industry and Trade (MDIC), press release of 12 August 2014 on resolution 64/14: http://www.desenvolvimento.gov.br/sitio/interna/noticia.php?area=1&noticia=13345

Camex Resolution no. 64 of 11 August 2014, published in the Official Gazette of 12 August 2014, p. 7: http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=7&data=12/08/2014


Inception date: 14 Apr 2014 | Removal date: 13 Jun 2015
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On 11 April 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 31 introducing various tariff rate quotas taking effecton 11 April 2014 and lasting until 31 May 2015 at the latest:

  • Cauterized/echted aluminum (NCM 7607.19.90): 2%, quota of 3.000.000 m2, for 12 months
  • Adiponitrile (NCM 2926.90.91), 2%, quota of 30'700 tons, for 12 months starting 31 May 2014
  • Gel of polydimethylsiloxane (NCM 3910.00.90): 2%, quota of 132 tons, for 12 months
  • P-xylene (NCM 2902.43.00): 0%, quota of 160'000 tons, for 12 months starting 31 May 2014
  • Barium carbonate (NCM 2836.60.00): 2%, quota of 4'125 tons, for 6 months
  • Partially oriented polyesters (NCM 5402.46.00): 2%, quota of 40'400, for 6 months
  • Palmoil (NCM 1513.29.10): 2%, quota of 99'332 tons, 17 April 2014 until 17 October 2014

 
Updates

  • Partially oriented polyesters: suspended on 14 October 2014 by Camex Resolution no. 92/14 (see measure no. 9384 under Related Measures)
  • Adiponitrile: suspended on 12 August 2014 by Camex Resolution no. 64 of 2014 (see measure no. 9386 under Related Measures)