ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Dec 2016

The Argentine Government announced the temporary reduction of import tariffs on certain papers and paperboards.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 07 Dec 2016 | Removal date: 06 Dec 2017
Still in force

Import tariff quota

On December 7, 2016, MERCOSUR issued Directive 13/16 allowing Argentina to temporary reduce the import tariffs on paper and paperboard (NCM 4810.19.90). The new import tariff was set at 2% for a period of twelve months and for a quota of 2,500 tonnes. The previous tariff was set at 14% FOB value.

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