ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Nov 2008

In November 2008, the government of Argentina announced a rule change for import registration.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Permanent Mission of Argentina. (19 January 2009). Notification Under Article 5. (G/LIC/N/2/ARG/14).

Permanent Mission of Argentina. (19 January 2009). Notification Under Article 5. (G/LIC/N/2/ARG/15).

Permanent Mission of Argentina. (19 March 2009). Notification Under Article 5. (G/LIC/N/2/ARG/16).

Ministerio de Econom?a y Producci?n. (10 November 2008). Resolucion n? 588/2008.

Ministerio de Econom?a y Producci?n. (10 November 2008).Resoluci?n 589/2008.

Ministerio de Econom?a y Producci?n. (22 January 2009).Resoluci?n 26/2009.

Ministerio de Econom?a y Producci?n. (5 March 2009).Resoluci?n 61/2009.

Ministerio de Econom?a y Producci?n. (14 April 2009).Resoluci?n 123/2009.


Inception date: 10 Nov 2008 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

According to the notifications of the Permanent Mission of Argentina to the WTO, the Argentine Government has imposed import licensing requirements on a number of products. Beginning in late 2008, the Ministry of Economy and Production has continuosly issued regulations enforcing automatic as well as non-automatic licensing on imported goods.
 
The affected sectors include textiles and yarn, metallurgical products, chemical products as well as musical instruments.