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


Brazilian Foreign Trade Council. Câmara de Comércio Exterior. Resolução 82, de 25 de Outubro de 2018. Available at: http://www.camex.gov.br/component/content/article/62-resolucoes-da-camex/em-vigor/2128-resolucao-n-82-de-25-de-outubro-de-2018

Inception date: 05 Jun 2009 | Removal date: 25 Oct 2018
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.

Update
On 25 October 2018, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council has adopted Resolution 82 revoking 124 resolutions including this one.

AFFECTED SECTORS