ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Mar 2011

In March 2011, the government of Argentina announced a rule change for import registration.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO document WT/TPR/OV/W/5, 9 June 2011


Inception date: 10 Mar 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

The Argentinian government implemented some flexibilities to Resolucion No. 45/2011 for certain products imported by "direct users" as well as certain iron and steel products, mechanical appliances and electric lamps. (NCM 7219, 7306, 7307, 7312, 7326, 8481, 8483, 9405). The flexibilities implicate that the licences be issued without delay. The status of the "direct user" must be approved by the Ministry of Industry