ANNOUNCEMENT 26 May 2015

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 26 May 2015 | Removal date: 25 Jun 2015
Still in force

Export tax

On 26 May 2015, the Argentinian Energy Secretariat raised the export tax on biodiesel retroactively from April 2015. The effective rate as of April was set at 13.2%, compared to 5.0% in March 2015.
 
As trade flows may only have adjusted after the announcement, the implementation date of this measure is 26 May 2015.
 
This measure has been replaced by a further intervention in June 2015 (see related measure).

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