ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Jul 2016

In July 2016, the government of Argentina announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Resolución General 3912 (in Spanish)
http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/260000-264999/263757/norma.htm

Resolución GENERAL 3810/2015 (in Spanish)
http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/255000-259999/255402/norma.htm

Federal Public Revenue Administration. Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos. Resolución General 4038-E/2017. Valores referenciales de carácter preventivo. Resolución General N° 3.912. Su derogación. https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/#!DetalleNorma/163141/20170504

Inception date: 28 Jul 2016 | Removal date: 02 May 2017
Still in force

Export tax

On 19 July 2016, the government of Argentina via Resolution 3912 updated the reference values for exports of 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 2.40 per kilogram, down from USD 3.20.
 
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 2.20 per kilogram, down from USD 3.38.

This resolution entered into force on 28 July 2016.
 
Following the GTA de minimis rule, only eligible trading partners with honey imports from Argentina exceeding USD 1 million are listed as affected.

Update
On May 2, 2017, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration passed Resolution General 4038-E eliminating the criterion values for exports of honey (please, see related state acts).

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