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Brazil Proposes Changes to Import Duties for Certain Products

The Brazilian government is giving interested parties until 7 May to comment on a proposal to modify the most-favoured-nation import duties on the following products from all sources.

  • acetoin classified under NCM 2914.40.99 – a new tariff breakout (2914.40.92) would be created for acetoin and the duty on that substance would be increased from two percent to 12 percent (the duty on other substances classified under NCM 2914.40.99 would remain at zero)
  • dehydrocholic acid classified under NCM 2918.30.31 – duty would be increased from two percent to 14 percent
  • insecticides based on aluminium phosphide classified under NCM 3808.91.95 – duty would be lowered from 14 percent to two percent
  • certain aluminium alloy plates, sheets and strip of a thickness exceeding 0.2 mm classified under NCM 7606.12.20 – the scope of products falling under this tariff breakout, which are subject to a two percent duty, would be modified     
  • certain aluminium foil classified under NCM 7607.11.10 and 7607.19.10 – the scope of products falling under these tariff breakouts, which are subject to a two percent duty, would be modified
  • other apparatus classified under NCM 8536.90.90 – duty would be reduced from 16 percent to two percent
  • diodes, other than photosensitive or light-emitting diodes, with a current intensity of three amps or lower, classified under NCM 8541.10.22 – duty would be lowered from six percent to zero
  • other diodes classified under NCM 8541.10.29 – duty would be lowered from six percent to zero
  • computerised tomography apparatus for dental uses classified under NCM 9022.12.00 – a new tariff breakout (9022.12.10) would be created for these products and their duty would be increased from zero to 12 percent (the duty on other computerised tomography apparatus classified under NCM 9022.12.00 would remain at zero under new tariff breakout 9022.12.90)
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