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: 03 Oct 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On September 30, 2011, the Government of Argentina adopted reference prices applicable to the importation of certain type of textured yarn of nylon from Brazil, Italy, Israel, South Korea, China and other countries. The products subject to this measure are classified under the following tariff lines of the MERCOSUR's Harmonized System: 5402.31.19 and 5402.45.20.
 
These reference prices entered into force on October 3, 2011.
 
Argentina introduced reference values of precautionary nature forimported goods in June 2005 (in Spanish:valorescriteriodecarácterpreventivo).Thestatedpurpose is tostrengthencustomscontrolandpreventunder-invoicing. Importersarerequired toprovideguaranteesfor thedifferenceindutiesandtaxesifthedeclaredprice ofanimport 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

355 Man-made fibres
5402 Synthetic filament yarn (other than sewing thread), not put up for retail sale, including synthetic monofilament of less than 67 decitex.
540231 Of nylon or other polyamides, measuring per single yarn not more than 50 tex
540245 Other, of nylon or other polyamides

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