ANNOUNCEMENT 31 Aug 2016

In August 2016, announced a rule change relating to export registration.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministerio de Agroindustria (2016) Menos costo de log?stica para exportar. http://www.agroindustria.gob.ar/sitio/areas/prensa/?accion=noticia&id_info=160831173800

Puerto de Buenos Aires (2015) Informe Estadistico Ano 2015. http://www.puertobuenosaires.gob.ar/ver_archivos/estadisticas-2015/92.pdf


Inception date: 31 Aug 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export licensing requirement

On 31 August 2016, the Argentine General Administration of Ports, in order to reduce the logistic costs related with exporting from the port of Buenos Aires, via Resolution 076, eliminated the mandatory use of the export certificate 'Certificado de Transporte Argentino Protegido' (in English: Certificate for Protected Argentine Transport).
The elimination of this certificate will reduce for USD 4.00, the cost per ton of goodsexported from the port of Buenos Aires.
In fiscal year 2015, the goods exported from the port of Buenos Aires belonged primarily to the following product categories: manufacturing products, chemical products, fruits, juices and other beverages, meats, leathers, iron, steel, wool, cotton, combustibles, lubricants, paper, automobiles (including auto parts), oils and lumber.