ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Mar 2010

In March 2010, the government of Argentina announced an altered export prohibition.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 2 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Boletin Oficial. (2010). Resolucion 83. Available at http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/160000-164999/164866/norma.htm


Inception date: 05 Mar 2010 | Removal date: 04 Aug 2010
Still in force

Export ban

On 5 March 2010, the government of Argentina set export quotas for certain freshwater fish.
 
Under the new regulation, the export of shal is restricted to 6'500 tons. Export quotas for Leporinus, Hoplias and Pseudplatystoma have been set to zero.
 
The quotas restrict the export of the mentioned produce until 31 July 2010. The quotas have been implemented as an ecological emergency measure.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 05 Mar 2010 | Removal date: 04 Aug 2010
Still in force

Export quota

On 5 March 2010, the government of Argentina set export quotas for certain freshwater fish.
 
Under the new regulation, the export of shal is restricted to 6'500 tons. Export quotas for Leporinus, Hoplias and Pseudplatystoma have been set to zero.
 
The quotas restrict the export of the mentioned produce until 31 July 2010. The quotas have been implemented as an ecological emergency measure.