ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Nov 2015

In November 2015, the government of Argentina announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 18 Nov 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

On 18 November 2015, the government of Argentina via Resolution 3810 updated the reference values for natural honey. The export reference values referring to the countries of Finland, Hungary, Israel, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Romania, Russian Federation, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, and Portugal correspond to a FOB value of USD 3.20 per kg, down from USD 3.80 per kg. 
Furthermore, the export reference values referring to Canada, United States of America, China, Philippines, Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand,Republic of Korea, Democratic People Republic of Korea and Taiwan correspond to a FOB value of USD 3.38 per kg, down from USD 3.82 per kg.

Following the GTA de minimis rule, only eligible trading partners with honey imports from Argentina exceeding USD 1 million are listed as affected.
 

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