ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Aug 2015In August 2015, the government of Brazil announced a change in import duties.
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Ministry of Development, Industry and Trade (MDIC), press release of 31 August 2015 on Camex Resolution no. 80/15: http://www.mdic.gov.br/sitio/interna/noticia.php?area=1¬icia=14016
Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex), Resolution no. 80 of 28 August 2015, officially published in the Official Gazette of 31 August 2015: http://camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1443
On 28 August 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 80 altering a tariff-rate quota on polyvinyl butyral (or PVB) which carries the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) 3920.91.00. The import duty was reduced from 16% to 2% for 180 days and a quota of 5'692'698 kg. The measure took effect on 1 September 2015.