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: 06 Jul 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On July 4, 2011, the Government of Argentina introduced reference prices applicable to the importation of certain type of cotton yarn and woven fabrics from India, Indonesia, Peru, Brazil, and other countries.
 
The products subject to this measure are classified under the following tariff lines of the MERCOSUR's Harmonized System: 5205.11.00, 5205.12.00, 5205.13.10, 5205.14.00, 5205.22.00, 5205.23.10, 5205.24.00, 5205.32.00, 5205.33.00, 5205.34.00, 5205.42.00, 5205.43.00 and 5509.51.00.
 
These reference prices entered into force on July 6, 2011.
 
Argentina introduced reference values of precautionary nature forimported goods in June2005(inSpanish:valorescriteriodecarácterpreventivo).Thestatedpurpose is tostrengthencustomscontrolandpreventunder-invoicing. Importersarerequired toprovideguaranteesfor thedifferenceindutiesandtaxesifthedeclaredpriceofanimport 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

263 Textile yarn & thread of natural fibres
5205 Cotton yarn (other than sewing thread), containing 85 % or more by weight of cotton, not put up for retail sale.
520512 Measuring less than 714.29 decitex but not less than 232.56 decitex (exceeding 14 metric number but not exceeding 43 metric number)
520522 Measuring less than 714.29 decitex but not less than 232.56 decitex (exceeding 14 metric number but not exceeding 43 metric number)
520523 Measuring less than 232.56 decitex but not less than 192.31 decitex (exceeding 43 metric number but not exceeding 52 metric number)
520524 Measuring less than 192.31 decitex but not less than 125 decitex (exceeding 52 metric number but not exceeding 80 metric number)
264 Textile yarn & thread of man-made filaments or staple fibres
5509 Yarn (other than sewing thread) of synthetic staple fibres, not put up for retail sale.
550951 Mixed mainly or solely with artificial staple fibres

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