ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Oct 2011

In October 2011, the government of Argentina announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Resoluci?n General 3198 of 7 October 2011, published in Official Gazette of 14 October 2011: http://www.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/185000-189999/188170/norma.htm

Managed Exports and the Recovery of World Trade: The 7th GTA Report (Chapter 4, p. 55): http://www.globaltradealert.org/managed-exports-7th-gta-report

2014 National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers (pp. 20-21): http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/reports-and-publications/2014-NTE-Report


Arancelar.com. Administración Federal de los Ingresos Públicos. Dirección General de Aduanas. Nota Externa N° 91/2008. Available at: http://www.arancelar.com/skint/normasver.php?arch=ar&norma=DGANOT00091200800#

Inception date: 18 Oct 2011 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On October 14, 2011, the Federal Public Revenue Administration of Argentina has adopted General Resolution modifying the applicable import criterion values on products classified under tariff subheadings NCM 7307.19.20 and 7307.93.00.

The established reference price corresponded to a FOB value ranging between USD 2.80 and USD 5.00. The previous applicable reference prices ranged between USD 1.40 and USD 2.05, and USD 1.60 and USD 2.50 per kilogramme and were established in External Notice 91/2008

The new legislation affects the following jurisdictions: Korea, China, Chinese Taipei, Philippines, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, South Africa, Finland, Hungary, Norway, Poland, United Kingdom, Romania, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Czech Republic, Russia and Ukraine. 

These reference prices have entered into force on October 18, 2011.
 

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