IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

firm-specific

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 05 Jul 2016 | Removal date: 31 Dec 2017
Still in force

Import tariff

On July 5, 2016, the Argentine Ministry of Energy and Ministry of Production issued Joint Resolutions 123/2016 - 313/2016 eliminating temporarily the import tariffs on certain machinery, equipment and goods not locally produced destined for new projects for the production of renewable energy until the end of 2017. These Resolutions are part of the Regime for the Promotion of Renewable Energies, launched by the Government of Argentina in 2007.

This state act allows investors in renewable energies and local producers to notify about any required updates related to the list of product affected by the Resolutions.

Update
On September 1, 2016, the Argentine Ministry of Energy and Ministry of Production issued Joint Resolution 1-E/2016 updating the list of products subject to the duty-free import duty established on July 5, 2016. 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

363 Semi-manufactures of plastics
3920 Other plates, sheets, film, foil and strip, of plastics, noncellular and not reinforced, laminated, supported or similarly combined with other materials.
392010 Of polymers of ethylene
392062 Of poly(ethylene terephthalate)
392099 Of other plastics
412 Products of iron or steel
7208 Flatrolled products of iron or nonalloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more, hotrolled, not clad, plated or coated.
720851 Of a thickness exceeding 10 mm
720852 Of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more but not exceeding 10 mm
421 Structural metal products & parts
7308 Structures (excluding prefabricated buildings of heading 94.06) and parts of structures (for example, bridges and bridgesections, lockgates, towers, lattice masts, roofs, roofing frameworks, doors and windows and their frames and thresholds for doors,
730890 Other
429 Other fabricated metal products
7326 Other articles of iron or steel.
732690 Other
432 Pumps, compressors, hydraulic & pneumatic power engines; parts
8412 Other engines and motors.
841290 Parts
8414 Air or vacuum pumps, air or other gas compressors and fans; ventilating or recycling hoods incorporating a fan, whether or not fitted with filters.
841480 Other
8481 Taps, cocks, valves and similar appliances for pipes, boiler shells, tanks, vats or the like, including pressurereducing valves and thermostatically controlled valves.
848190 Parts
433 Bearings, gears, gearing & driving elements; parts
8482 Ball or roller bearings.
848210 Ball bearings
848220 Tapered roller bearings, including cone and tapered roller assemblies
848250 Other cylindrical roller bearings
8483 Transmission shafts (including cam shafts and crank shafts) and cranks; bearing housings and plain shaft bearings; gears and gearing; ball or roller screws; gear boxes and other speed changers, including torque converters; flywheels and pulleys, including
848310 Transmission shafts (including cam shafts and crank shafts) and cranks
848340 Gears and gearing, other than toothed wheels, chain sprockets and other transmission elements presented separately; ball or roller screws; gear boxes and other speed changers, including torque converters
848390 Toothed wheels, chain sprockets and other transmission elements presented separately; parts
461 Electric motors, generators & transformers; parts
8501 Electric motors and generators (excluding generating sets).
850131 Of an output not exceeding 750 W
8503 Parts suitable for use solely or principally with the machines of heading 85.01 or 85.02.
850300 Parts suitable for use solely or principally with the machines of heading 85.01 or 85.02.
8504 Electrical transformers, static converters (for example, rectifiers) and inductors.
850440 Static converters
462 Electricity distribution & control apparatus; parts
8536 Electrical apparatus for switching or protecting electrical circuits, or for making connections to or in electrical circuits (for example, switches, relays, fuses, surge suppressors, plugs, sockets, lampholders and other connectors, junction boxes), for
853690 Other apparatus
469 Other electrical equipment & parts
8505 Electromagnets; permanent magnets and articles intended to become permanent magnets after magnetisation; electro magnetic or permanent magnet chucks, clamps and similar holding devices; electromagnetic couplings, clutches and brakes; electromagnetic l
850519 Other
471 Electronic valves & tubes; electronic components; parts
8541 Diodes, transistors and similar semiconductor devices; photosensitive semiconductor devices, including photovoltaic cells whether or not assembled in modules or made up into panels; light emitting diodes; mounted piezoelectric crystals.
854140 Photosensitive semiconductor devices, including photovoltaic cells whether or not assembled in modules or made up into panels; light emitting diodes

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