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: 26 Jun 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On June 22, 2012, the Government of Argentina introduced reference prices applicable to the importation of certain type of woven fabrics of cotton from Brazil, Paraguay and other countries.
 
The products subject to this measure are classified under the following tariff lines of the MERCOSUR's Harmonized System: 5209.11.00, 5209.12.00, 5209.22.00, 5209.29.00, 5209.31.00, 5209.32.00, 5209.39.00, 5209.41.00, 5209.42.10, 5209.42.90, 5209.43.00, 5209.49.00, 5209.51.00, 5209.52.00 and5209.59.00.
 
These reference prices are effective on June 26, 2012.
 
Argentina introduced reference values of precautionary nature forimported goods in June 2005 (in Spanish: valores criterio decarácterpreventivo). The stated purpose is to strengthencustomscontrolandprevent under-invoicing. Importers arerequired toprovideguaranteesfor the difference in dutiesand taxes ifthedeclaredprice of animport is lower 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 <U+200E>

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

266 Woven fabrics (except special fabrics) of cotton
5209 Woven fabrics of cotton, containing 85 % or more by weight of cotton, weighing more than 200 g/m2.
520912 3thread or 4thread twill, including cross twill
520929 Other fabrics
520932 3thread or 4thread twill, including cross twill
520939 Other fabrics
520942 Denim
520943 Other fabrics of 3thread or 4thread twill, including cross twill

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