ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2012

The Government of Argentina updated the criterion values list for imports of different fabrics originating in certain Asian and Latina American countries.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

3

  • 2 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Federal Public Revenue Administration. Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos. Resolución General 3352/2012. http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/195000-199999/199811/norma.htm
Federal Public Revenue Administration. Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos.Nota Externa 91/2008. https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/#!DetalleNormativa/386770/null

Inception date: 23 Jul 2012 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On July 13, 2012, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration passed Resolution General 3352 updating the list of criterion values for imports of certain fabrics (HS Codes 600110, 600122, 600192, 600410, 600631, 600632, 600633 and 600634).

In the case of "long pile" fabrics (HS Code 600110), the new criterion value was set at a FOB of USD 4.60 per Kilogramme, while the previous import criterion value was set at a FOB value of USD 4.00 per Kilogramme.

With regard to "other knitted fabrics" (HS Codes 600631, 600632, 600633 and 600634), the new criterion values corresponded to a FOB value ranging from USD 3.8 to USD 5.20 per Kilogramme, while the previous import criterion values per ranged from a FOB value of USD 3.30 to USD 5.40 per Kilogramme.

The updated reference price referred to the following countries: South Korea, North Korea, China, Philippines, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Viet Nam. 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
Inception date: 23 Jul 2012 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On July 13, 2012, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration passed Resolution General 3352 updating the list of criterion values for imports of certain fabrics (HS Codes 600110, 600122, 600192, 600410, 600631, 600632, 600633 and 600634). In the case of knitwear fabrics, (HS Code 600410), the new criterion values corresponded to a FOB value ranging from USD 7.00 to USD 9.80 per Kilogramme, while the previous import criterion value was set at USD 6.42 per Kilogramme.

The updated reference price referred to the following countries: South Korea, North Korea, China, Philippines, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Viet Nam, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Colombia, Paraguay and Uruguay. 

 

Inception date: 23 Jul 2012 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On July 13, 2012, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration passed Resolution General 3352 updating the list of criterion values for imports of certain fabrics (HS Codes 600110, 600122, 600192, 600410, 600631, 600632, 600633 and 600634). In the case of fabrics with loops (HS Code 600122), the new legislation eliminated from the list of jurisdictions affected by these criterion values the following countries: South Africa, Finland, Hungary, Norway, Poland, United Kingdom, Romania, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Russia, Ukraine and the Czech Republic.