ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Aug 2015

In August 2015, the government of Brazil announced a change in import tariff quotas.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex), Resolution no. 62 of 22 July 2015, published in the Official Gazette of 23 July 2015: http://camex.gov.br/legislacao/interna/id/1421


Inception date: 23 Jul 2015 | Removal date: 21 Aug 2016

Import tariff quota

On 28 August 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 62 altering tariff-rate quotas on the following seven goods carrying a Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM):

  1. Enzymatic preparation of glucose (NCM 3507.90.49): import duty reduced from 14% to 2% for a quota of 9'000 tons and a period of 12 months, starting 23 July 2015
  2. 3.4Dichlorophenyl isocyanate (NCM 2929.10.30): import duty reduced from 14% to 2% for a quota of 1'000 tons and a timeframe of 12 months, starting 23 July 2015
  3. Polycarbonate (NCM 3907.40.90): import duty reduced from 14% to 2% for a quota of 35'040 tons and a timeframe of 12 months, starting 23 July 2015
  4. Polypropylene film (NCM 3920.20.19): import duty reduced from 16% to 2% for a quota of 480 tons and a timeframe of 6 months, starting 12 August 2015
  5. Polyethylene terephthalate (NCM 3907.60.00): import duty reduced from 14% to 2% for a quota of 20'000 tons and a timeframe of 12 months, starting 12 August 2015
  6. o-Xylene (NCM 2902.41.00): rimport duty reduced from 4% to 0% for a quota of 10'000 tons and a timeframe of 12 months, starting 23 July 2015
  7. HPV vaccine (NCM 3002.20.29): import duty reduced from 2% to 0% for a quota of 11'000'000 doses and a timeframe of 12 months, starting 23 July 2015

 

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