ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jun 2016
The Government of Argentina has temporarily reduced the import duty on monoisopropylamine for a certain quota.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
InfoLeg. Directiva 37/2015. Comisión de Comercio de Mercosur. Publicada en el Boletín Oficial del 13-jun-2016 Número: 33398 Página: 61. Available at: http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/verNorma.do?id=262846
MERCOSUR. Comisión de Comercio. Directiva Nº 37/15. Available at: https://normas.mercosur.int/simfiles/normativas/59728_DIR_037-2015_ES_AccPuntAmbAranc_NCM%202921.19.23_renovac.pdf
WTO Tariff Download facility, http://tariffdata.wto.org (Downloaded on 10 October 2018).
On 13 June 2016, the Argentine Executive has incorporated to its legal system Directive 37/2915 reducing to 2% the import duty applicable on tariff line NCM 2921.19.23. The new duty applies for a quota of 26,282 tonnes. Previously to this legislation, no tariff-rate quota applied to this product.
According to the WTO tariff database, the import duty outside the quota is 7.68%.
The new import tariff quota has a temporary character and applies for twelve months.
The allowance to temporarily reduce the import duty on copolymers was announced on Directive 37/15 issued by the Trade Commission of MERCOSUR on 18 November 2015.