ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Mar 2015

In March 2015, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Camex, news item of 1 April 2015: http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/556

Camex resolution no. 16 of 31 March 2015, published in Official Gazette of 1 April 2015: http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?data=01/04/2015&jornal=1&pagina=10&totalArquivos=140


Inception date: 01 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 31 March 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 14 reducing the import tariff of five codes of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM). The tariffs were reduced from 16% and 14% to 2%. The goods in question were included in Camex resolution no. 116/2014 which regulates the import tariff of automotive parts and is based on the 38th Additional Protocol of the Economic Complementation Agreement (ACE) between Brazil and Argentina.

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