ANNOUNCEMENT 09 Apr 2015

In April 2015, the government of Argentina announced a change in export taxation.

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Inception date: 09 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

The government of Argentina on 9 April 2015, introduced an updated list of "reference values" for exports of natural honey. 
 
With regards to natural honey the updated reference value for export corresponds to a FOB value of USD 3.80 and USD 3.82. The reference value of USD 3.80 refers to the following destinations: Finland, Hungary, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, UK, Czech Republic, Romania, Russian Federation, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Netherlands. The reference value of USD 3.82 refers to: USA, Canada,China, Republic of Korea, People's Republic of Korea, Philippines, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand. However, the only countries with which Argentina had export trades of over USD 1,000,000 for natural honey in 2014 are: USA, Germany, Japan, Switzerland, UK, Indonesia, Canada and Italy.

The previous export reference values for honey (2013) corresponded to a FOB value ranging from USD 3.26 to USD 3.29. The FOB value of USD 3.26 referred to Canada and the United States of America. The FOB value of USD 3.29 referred to: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Iceland, Japan, Malta, Norway, United Kingdom, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Spain, France, Greece, Italy,Netherlands, Portugal, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation and Ukraine.
 

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