ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Dec 2012

In December 2012, the government of Argentina announced a change in import formalities.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

5

  • 3 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 2 liberalising

SOURCE



Decreto 2646 of 27 December 2012, published in Official Gazette of 9 January 2013 (in Spanish): http://www.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/205000-209999/207093/norma.htm

Centro Despachantes de Aduana de la Rep?blica Argentina (in Spanish): http://www.cda.org.ar/index.php/noticias/destacadas/13275-bit

Centro Despachantes de Aduana de la Rep?blica Argentina (in Spanish): http://www.cda.org.ar/index.php/noticias/destacadas/13246-mercaderias-usadas-decreto-n-2646-2012-se-sustituye-anexo-ix-del-decreto-n-509-2007

WTO-OECD-UNCTAD, 9th Report on G20 Trade and Investment Measures, p. 37: http://www.oecd.org/daf/inv/investment-policy/g20.htm


Infoleg. Ministerio de Economía y Obras Públicas. Resolución 909/1994. Available at: http://servicios.infoleg.gob.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/30000-34999/32873/norma.htm

Inception date: 10 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994).
 
The measure includes the following amendments:

  • Used capital goods can only be imported by the end user.
  • Overseas reconditioning is allowed only if made by the original manufacturer.

 
The measure was effective on 10 January 2013.

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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Inception date: 10 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994).
 
The measure included the increase of import tariffs on 768 tariff lines. New import duties were set at 28%, 14% and 6% while previous values were set at 15% and 0%.

Inception date: 10 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994).
 
The measure included the decrease of import tariffs on 20 tariff lines. New import duties were set at 14% while previous values were set at 15%.

Inception date: 10 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import ban

On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994). The measure included lifting the existing import ban on 5 tariff lines (NCM 8419.81.10, 8421.29.30, 9018.50.10, 9018.90.31 and 9022.29.10).
 

Inception date: 10 Jan 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import licensing requirement

On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994).
 
The measure includes the following amendments:

  • Import approval has to be sought from the Secretariat of Foreign Trade.
  • A Certificate of Import of Used Capital Goods is now required.

 The measure was effective on 10 January 2013.

 
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