ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Jun 2009

In June 2009, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



CAMEX Resolution n? 28, from June 4th, 2009 - http://www.mdic.gov.br/arquivos/dwnl_1245177911.pdf


Inception date: 05 Jun 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On June 5th, 2009, the Brazilian government announced tariff increases on the ad-valorem import duty for 6 selected iron and steel products at the 8 digit level of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) tariff code.
 
The product codes and their respective tariff increases are:
 
7208.27.90, from 0 to 12%
7208.38.90, from 0 to 12%
7208.39.90, from 0 to 12%
7208.52.00, from 0 to 12%
7209.16.00, from 0 to 12%
7209.17.00, from 0 to 12%
7228.30.00, from 0 to 14%
 
It is important to note that in the case of these products, they were on the list of exceptions of the Common External Tariff of Mercosur, and now are back to its original rate.

AFFECTED SECTORS