ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Dec 2010

The Government of Argentina set a temporary import ban on used garments.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Permanent Delegation of Argentina to the WTO. (10 May 2011)

WTO document WT/TPR/OV/W/5, 9 June 2011


Inception date: 01 Jan 2011 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2016
Still in force

Import ban

On December 310, 2010, the Argentinian authorities issued Decree 2112/2010 reintroduced an import ban concerning used garments. The prohibition was to last for five years.
 
According to trade data provided by UN Comtrade, Argentina's imports on the affected tariff line do not exceed the GTA de minimis threshold level of USD 1 million with a single trading partner. Therefore, no affected trading partners have been identified.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
N/A

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
N/A