ANNOUNCEMENT 19 May 2009
The Argentine Government established reference prices on imports of certain woven fabrics of synthetic filaments yarn originating in certain South American jurisdictions.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
InfoLeg. Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos. Dirección General de Aduanas. Nota Externa 43/2009. Available at: http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/150000-154999/153576/norma.htm
On 19 May 2009, the Federal Administration for Public Revenue of Argentina (i.e. AFIP by its Spanish acronym) adopted External Notice 43/2009 establishing reference prices on imports of woven fabrics of synthetic filament yarn classified under tariffs subheading NCM 5407.20.00.
The new reference price was set at a FOB value of USD 2.80 per kilogramme. Previously to this notice, no reference prices applied to this tariffs subheading.
The new legislation affected the following jurisdictions: Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, Paraguay and Uruguay.
This measure applied to imports taking place as of 20 May 2009.