ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jul 2016
The Argentian Government has issued a temporary ban on the export of iron and steel scraps and wastes.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Ministry of Production. Ministerio de Produción. Decreto 823/2016. http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/260000-264999/262862/norma.htm
On June 30, 2016, the Argentinian Government introduced a temporary export ban on several metal scraps and wastes classified under Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) as tariff positions 72041000, 72042100, 72042900, 72043000, 72044100, 72044900, 72045000, 74040000 and 76020000 (only the manufactured ones).
The measure is expected to last for 360 days, starting from July 1, 2016.