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 Apr 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On April 9, 2012, the Government of Argentina adopted reference prices applicable to the importation of certain type of tableware, kitchenware, house hold articles, and hygienic or toilet articles, of plastics from China, Brazil, Chile, and other countries. The products subject to this measure are classified under the following tariff line of the MERCOSUR's Harmonized System: 3924.90.00.
 
These reference prices will enter into force on April 11, 2012.
 
Argentina introduced reference values of precautionary nature forimported goods in June 2005 (in Spanish: valores criteriodecarácterpreventivo). The stated purpose is tostrengthencustomscontrolandpreventunder-invoicing. Importersarerequired toprovideguaranteesfor thedifference indutiesand taxes ifthedeclaredprice ofanimport islower thanitsreferenceprice(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

MAP
TABLE
EXPORT

AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

369 Other plastics products
3924 Tableware, kitchenware, other household articles and hygienic or toilet articles, of plastics.
392490 Other

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