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

Import tariff

On October 12, 2011, the Government of Argentina adopted reference prices applicable to the importation of certain type of woven fabrics of cotton from China, Brazil and other countries.
 
The products subject to this measure are classified under the following tariff lines of the MERCOSUR's Harmonized System: 5208.11.00, 5208.12.00, 5208.21.00, 5208.22.00, 5208.31.00, 5208.32.00, 5208.33.00, 5208.39.00, 5208.42.00, 5208.51.00 5208.52.00, 5208.59.10 and 5208.59.90.
 
These reference prices entered into force on October 12, 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

266 Woven fabrics (except special fabrics) of cotton
5208 Woven fabrics of cotton, containing 85 % or more by weight of cotton, weighing not more than 200 g/m2.
520812 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520821 Plain weave, weighing not more than 100 g/m2
520822 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520831 Plain weave, weighing not more than 100 g/m2
520832 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520839 Other fabrics
520842 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520851 Plain weave, weighing not more than 100 g/m2
520852 Plain weave, weighing more than 100 g/m2
520859 Other fabrics

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