ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Nov 2012

In November 2012, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Camex resolution no. 85 of 30 November 2012 (in Portuguese). Available at http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1007
Camex resolution no. 95 of 19 December 2012 (in Portuguese). Available at http://www.camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1020
Camex press release of 21 December 2012 (in Portuguese). Available at http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/279


Inception date: 30 Nov 2012 | Removal date: 30 Nov 2013
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On 30 November 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) published resolution no. 85/12, eliminating a 4 percent import tariff on human serum albumin (a protein in human blood plasma) for a period of 180 days. The duty free import is granted up to a quantitiy of 360,000 bottles.
 
On 21 December 2012, Camex published resolution no. 95/12, prolonging tariff free imports of human serum albumin until 2 December 2013.
 

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