ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Dec 2010
The Government of Argentina set a temporary import ban on used garments.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Permanent Delegation of Argentina to the WTO. (10 May 2011)
WTO document WT/TPR/OV/W/5, 9 June 2011
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.