IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 11 Nov 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On November 11, 2010, the Government of Argentina adopted reference prices applicable to the importation of electric irons from Brazil, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, and other Asian and Latin-American countries.
 
The product subject to this measure is classified under the following tariff line of MERCOSUR's Harmonized System: 8516.40.00. The reference prices took effect on 15 November 2010.
 
Argentina introduced reference values of precautionary nature forimported goodsinJune2005(inSpanish:valorescriteriodecarácterpreventivo).Thestatedpurpose is tostrengthencustomscontrolandpreventunder-invoicing. Importersarerequired toprovideguaranteesforthedifferenceindutiesandtaxesifthedeclaredpriceofanimport islowerthanitsreferenceprice(see 7th GTA Report and 2014 National Trade Estimate Report).A list with all current import reference prices can be consulted under:www.afip.gov.ar/aduana/valoracion/valores.criterios.pdf

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

448 Domestic appliances & parts
8516 Electric instantaneous or storage water heaters and immersion heaters; electric space heating apparatus and soil heating apparatus; electrothermic hairdressing apparatus (for example, hair dryers, hair curlers, curling tong heaters) and hand dryers; ele
851640 Electric smoothing irons

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