03 April 2020 – Removed import tax on certain products for responding to pandemic

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Type of Intervention: Medical products and medicines
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Ministry of the Economy approved the zeroing of the Import Tax on 25 inputs, components and accessories used in the manufacture and operation of respirators and ventilators and protective masks.
Full details here: https://www.gov.br/economia/pt-br/assuntos/noticias/2020/abril/camex-zera-tarifas-de-importacao-de-25-insumos-para-combate-ao-coronavirus