ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Jul 2017

The Government of Argentina updated the list of import criterion values

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

3

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 2 liberalising

SOURCE

Official Gazette of the Argentine Republic. Boletín Oficial de la República de Argentina. Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos. Resolución General 4092-E. Available at: https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/#!DetalleNorma/166533/20170714

Inception date: 14 Jul 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On July 12, 2017, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration adopted Resolution General 4092-E/2017 updating the list of countries subject to criterion values for imports of milk powder (NCM 0402.21.10 and 1901.90.90). 

The updated list of criterion values for imports introduced in 2017 refers eliminated the following jurisdictions: Saudi Arabia, Canada, China, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Barbados, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, EL Salvador, Jamaica, Mexico, Dominican Republic.

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 14 Jul 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On July 12, 2017, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration adopted Resolution General 4092-E/2017 updating the list of criterion values for imports of milk powder (NCM 0402.21.10 and 1901.90.90). The new reference prices correspond to a FOB value ranging between USD 3.05 and USD 3.66 per kilogramme of products classified under NCM 0402.21.10, and a FOB value of USD 3.05 per kilogramme for NCM 1901.90.90.

The previous import criterion values (approved in 2013) were set at a FOB value ranging between USD 4.45 and USD 5.34 per kilogramme of products classified under NCM 0402.21.10, and a FOB value of USD 4.45 per kilogramme for NCM 1901.90.90. 

The updated list of criterion values for imports introduced in 2017 refers to the following countries: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela, Burkina Faso, Algeria, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ivory Coast, Chad, Benin, Egypt, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Morocco, Mauritius, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Zimbabwe,  Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Swaziland, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Angola, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Seychelles, Djibouti, Comoros, Guinea Bissau, Santo Tomé y Príncipe, Namibia, South Africa, Eritrea and Ethiopia.

Inception date: 14 Jul 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On July 12, 2017, the Argentine Federal Public Revenue Administration adopted Resolution General 4092-E/2017 established criterion values for imports of milk powder (NCM 0402.21.10 and 1901.90.90) from Russia. The new reference prices correspond to a FOB value ranging between USD 3.05 and USD 3.66 per kilogramme of products classified under NCM 0402.21.10, and a FOB value of USD 3.05 per kilogramme for NCM 1901.90.90. Previously, Russia was not affected by reference prices established on milk powder.