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: 10 Apr 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 8 April 2013, the Government of Argentina introduced reference prices applicable to the importation of travel sets for personal hygiene, cleaning shoes and clothing from China, India and other Asian countries. The product subject to this measure is classified under the following tariff line of MERCOSUR's Harmonized System as 9605.0000.
 
These reference prices entered into force on 10 April 2013.
 
Argentina introduced reference values of precautionary nature forimported goods in June 2005 (in Spanish: valores criterio de carácterpreventivo). The stated purpose is to strengthen customscontrolandprevent under-invoicing. Importers are required toprovideguaranteesfor the difference in duties and taxes ifthedeclaredprice of animport is lower than its referenceprice(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

292 Luggage & handbags; saddlery & harness; other leather articles
9605 Travel sets for personal toilet, sewing or shoe or clothes cleaning.
960500 Travel sets for personal toilet, sewing or shoe or clothes cleaning.

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