ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Apr 2009

In April 2009, the government of Argentina initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Ministry of Production, Resolution No. 136/2009

Applying to Hong Kong the safeguard measure established for certain operations by Resolution No. 351/07 of the former Ministry of the Economy and Production, Buenos Aires, 17 April 2009

WTO notification, G/SG/N/11/ARG/5/Suppl.3, 12 May 2009: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=228864,228865,228856,88444,97055,72169,61521,97794,56101,75621&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=3&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True
WTO notification, G/SG/N/8/ARG/5/Suppl.1 G/SG/N/10/ARG/5/Suppl.1 G/SG/N/11/ARG/5/Suppl.1 of 28 June 2007: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=228864,228865,228856,88444,97055,72169,61521,97794,56101,75621&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=5&FullTextHash=&HasEnglishRecord=True&HasFrenchRecord=True&HasSpanishRecord=True

Inception date: 17 Apr 2009 | Removal date: 30 May 2010
Still in force

Safeguard

On April 17, 2009 Argentina imposed a safeguard measure on imports of recordable compact discs from Hong Kong. The rate of duty until 29 May 2009 is USD 0.11 per unit. The rate of duty between 30 May 2009 and 29 May 2010 is USD 0.08 per unit. The duty is terminated on 30 May 2010.

AFFECTED SECTORS