ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Apr 2009
The Government of Argentina established reference prices on imports of radiators originating in certain Asian markets.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
InfoLeg. Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos. Dirección General de Aduanas. Nota Externa 31/2009. Available at: http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/150000-154999/152370/norma.htm
On 17 April 2009, the Federal Administration for Public Revenue of Argentina (i.e. AFIP by its Spanish acronym) adopted External Notice 31/2009 establishing reference prices on imports of radiators classified under tariffs subheading NCM 8516.29.00.
The new reference price was set at a FOB value ranging between USD 5.00 and USD 22.00 per unit depending on the characteristics of the product. Previously to this notice, no reference prices applied to this tariffs subheading.
The new legislation affected the following jurisdictions: the Republic of Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, China, Chinese Taipei, Philippines, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
This measure applied to imports taking place as of 18 April 2009.