GlobalData's fiscal regime report covers Brazil, which is rich in mineral resources of bauxite, gold, iron ore, manganese, nickel, phosphates and platinum. The Brazilian mining industry is governed by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and the Brazil Geological Survey (CPRM). The Mining Code of 1967 regulates all mineral exploration and extraction activities in the country. The code specifies deposits and mines, and sets rules and regulations for authorization, concession, licensing and permits, and plans the duties of mining rights holders and regulating authorities, among others.Scope
- The report outlines the governing bodies, governing laws, licenses, rights and obligations and key fiscal terms which includes royalty, corporate income tax, annual tax, withholding tax, depreciation rates, fees and exploration permit
- Gain an overview of Brazil's mining fiscal regime
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2 THE BRAZILIAN MINING INDUSTRY - GOVERNING BODIES
2.1 Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME)
2.2 National Department of Mineral Production (DNPM)
2.3 Brazil Geological Survey (CPRM)
2.4 Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation (MCTI)
2.4.1 National Commission of Nuclear Energy (CNEN)
2.4.2 Industrias Nucleares do Brasil SA (INB)
3 THE BRAZILIAN MINING INDUSTRY - GOVERNING LAWS
3.1 The Mining Code
3.2 Law No. 4118
3.3 Law No. 6189
3.4 Law No. 9765
4 THE BRAZILIAN MINING INDUSTRY - MINING LICENSES
4.1 Exploration Authorization Permit
5 THE BRAZILIAN MINING INDUSTRY - RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS
6 THE BRAZILIAN MINING INDUSTRY - KEY FISCAL TERMS
6.2 Corporate Income Tax
6.3 Annual Tax
6.4 Withholding Tax
6.5 Depreciation Rates
6.7 Exploration Permit
7 THE BRAZILIAN MINING INDUSTRY - FUTURE DEVELOPMENT
8.2 Secondary Research
8.3 Primary Research
8.4 Contact GlobalData
8.5 About GlobalData
8.6 GlobalData’s Services
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Commodity Mines at Different Stages (Number of Mines), 2016
The new mining bill aims to target the revenues of mining companies by increasing royalty rates to 4%, double the current rate for most mineral.
The Mining Industry in Brazil - Commodity Mines at Different Stages
Timetric’s Brazil’s Mining Fiscal Regime - Research Report identifies that new mining bill aims will increase royalty rates by 4%. By purchasing this report you will provide yourself with an outline of governing bodies, laws, mining ownership and licenses within the Brazilian mining sector, which will enable you to amend your business plans accordingly to allow maximum sales. You will gain an understanding of the Brazilian mining sector, enabling you to identify the growth opportunities and market dynamics.
Additional report highlights:
- The mining industry in Brazil is governed by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and the Brazil Geological Survey (CPRM). The Mining Code of 1967 regulates all exploration and extraction activities of minerals in Brazil.
- The MME came into existence in 1960. It is an apex body for the formulation and administration of regulations relating to the mining and energy industries’ resources.
- The DNPM is a federal agency and report to the MME. The department was incorporated in 1934 and became an independent self-regulatory institution in 1994. It focuses on the planning and promotion of mineral exploration, and supervises geological and mineral technology.
The material was prepared in June, 2014.
Table 1: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Key Taxes and Rates, 2016
Table 2: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Uranium Licensing Fees (BRL), 2016
Table 3: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Federal Royalty (%), 2016
Table 4: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Mining Taxation (%), 2016
Table 5: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Depreciation Rates (Years and %), 2016
Table 6: The Mining Industry in Brazil - Fee (in BRL), 2016