ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Oct 2014In October 2014, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Camex, press release of 15 October 2014 on resolution no. 94/14: http://www.camex.gov.br/noticias/ler/item/500
Camex Resolution no. 94 of 14 October 2014, published in Official Gazette of 15 October 2014: http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=3&data=15/10/2014
Camex Resolution no. 25 of 13 April 2015, published in the Official Gazette of 14 April 2015: http://pesquisa.in.gov.br/imprensa/jsp/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=1&pagina=8&data=14/04/2015
On 14 October 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 94 introducing a tariff-rate quota on steel plates carrying the Mercosur Common Nomenclature 7208.51.00. The good's tariff was reduced from 12% to 2% for a quota of 122'000 tons and a period of 180 days, starting 15 October 2014. The good will to be used in the production of stainless steel tubes for the maritime industry.
On 13 April 2015, Camex Resolution no. 25 prolonged the tariff-rate quota by three months, starting 15 April 2015.