Consolidated TPP Text – Annex 2-D: Tariff Schedule of Mexico

General Notes

1. The provisions of this Schedule are generally expressed in terms of Mexico’s Tariff Schedule of the General Import and Export Duties Law (Tarifa de la Ley de los Impuestos Generales de Importación y de Exportación (LIGIE)), and the interpretation of the provisions of this Schedule, including the product coverage of subheadings of this Schedule, shall be governed by the General Notes, Section Notes and Chapter Notes of the LIGIE. To the extent that provisions of this Schedule are identical to the corresponding provisions of the LIGIE, the provisions of this Schedule shall have the same meaning as the corresponding provisions of the LIGIE.

2. Except as otherwise provided in this Schedule, the base rates of duty set out in this Schedule reflect Mexico’s Most-Favoured-Nation (MFN) rates of duty in effect on January 1, 2010. For items identified with an asterisk (*), the applicable base rates of duty are those set forth in this Schedule.

3. In this Schedule, rates of duty expressed in monetary units shall be rounded down to the nearest 0.01 of a US dollar (USD).

4. The following staging categories shall apply to the elimination or reduction of customs duties by Mexico pursuant to Article 2.4.2 (Elimination of Customs Duties):

5. The annual stages referred to in paragraph 4 for the elimination or reduction of customs duties shall be equal annual stages, except:

6. Appendix C shall apply when Mexico applies different preferential tariff treatment to other Parties for an originating good specified in Appendix C (Tariff Differentials of Mexico) to this Schedule.

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