ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Jul 2014

In July 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 23 July 2014 (in Portuguese): http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/459

Camex resolution no. 56 of 22 July 2014, published in Official
Gazette of 23 July 2014: http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1245

Mondaq, news item of 23 July 2014: http://www.mondaq.com/article.asp?articleid=331786


Inception date: 23 Jul 2014 | Removal date: 23 Jul 2015
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On 22 July 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 56 reducing the import tariffs within specified quotas for various goods:
 

  1. Dimethylamine (NCM 2921.11.21): 12% to 2% for a quota of 12.226 tons and a period of 12 months
  2. Mono-isopropylamine (NCM 2921.19.23): 14% to 2% for a quota of 26.282 tons and a period of 12 months
  3. Dichlorphenyl (NCM 2929.10.30): 14% to 2% for a quota of 6.500 tons and a period of 12 months
  4. Vinyl chloride and vinyl acetate copolymer (NCM 3904.30.00). 14% to 2% for a quota of 2.500 tons and a period of 12 months.
  5. Polycarbonate (NCM 3907.40.90). 14% to 2% for a quota of 35.040 tons and a period of 12 months.
  6. Clad aluminum sheets and plates of more than 0.2mm thickness (7606.12.90): from 14% to 2% for a period of 6 months, starting 31 July 2014, and for a quota of 563 tons each
  7. Clad aluminum sheets and plates of equal or less than 0.2mm thickness (NCM 7607.11.90): from 14% to 2% for a period of 6 months, starting 31 July 2014, and for a quota of 563 tons
  8. Copper-tin alloy steel plates (NCM 8538.90.90): from 16% to 2% for a quota of 72 tons and a period of 6 months.
  9. Human serum albumin (NCM 3002.10.37): from 4% to 0% for a quota of 600.000 units of 10g and a period of 12 months.
  10. Caprolactam (NCM 2933.71.00): from 12% to 2% for a quota of 32.000 tons, until 28 April 2015.

 
The measure took effect on 23 July 2014.