ARTICLE 89B: BEHAVIORS THAT ARE CONSIDERED AN AVOIDANCE OF COMPENSATORY FEES OR SAFEGUARD MEASURES

     

    It is considered avoidance of compensatory fees or safeguard measures, the following:

  • The introduction to national territory of supplies, parts or components in order to produce or carry out assembly operations of the merchandise subject to compensatory fee or safeguard measure;
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  • The introduction to national territory of merchandise subject to compensatory fee or safeguard measures with supplies, parts or components integrated or assembled in a third world country;
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  • The introduction to national territory of merchandise of the same country of origin as the merchandise subject to compensatory fee or safeguard measure, with relatively minor differences with respect to these;
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  • The introduction to national territory of merchandise subject to compensatory fee or safeguard measure, imported with a compensatory fee or safeguard measure smaller than its share; or
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  • Any other behavior that results in non-compliance with the payment of the compensatory fee or the safeguard measure.
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    Merchandise imported under these conditions will pay the compensatory fee or be subject to the corresponding safeguard measure. The avoidance of compensatory fee or safeguard measures, preliminary or definitive, shall be determined by a procedure initiated sua sponte or at the request of the interested party. (RLCE: Art. 117B) (RLCE: Art. 118)