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New Regulation Forbids its Transit, Entrance and Importation either to the National Territory As per Decree DECTO- 2019-591-APN-PTE it is substituted in its section 1 (among others) which now reads: “It shall be forbidden the transit, entrance and importation either definitive or temporal to the National Territory, Special Customs Area and Customs-Free Areas existing or […]

Argentinian Fleet up to 140 meters of length exempted from the pilot requirement

Argentinian Fleet up to 140 meters of length exempted from the pilot requirement

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Nadia Vega Under Decree 188/19, which was published in the Official Gazette, the Argentinian Government has exempted  ships from the pilot requirement during entrance and exit maneuvers in Ports Buenos Aires, Bahia Blanca and La Plata and rivers Paraná and Uruguay. To be exempted under the amended pilot regulations, the vessels must fly under the […]

Experimental and temporary regulation regarding Under Keel Safety Clearance.

Experimental and temporary regulation regarding Under Keel Safety Clearance.

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Rough translation: Letter issued by Mr Martin Pablo Ruiz Directo of the Navigation Safety Department. During meetings held with representatives of the Sub Secretary of Ports, Waterways and Merchant Marine and the Ministry of Security, it was analyzed a proposal by the Maritime and Port Activity Chamber of Rosario City which set forth the possibility […]

Changes in regulation for declaration of store and crew personal effects lists upon arrival to argentinean waters.

Changes in regulation for declaration of store and crew personal effects lists upon arrival to argentinean waters.

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By Alejandra Moreno The Federal Administration of Public Income (AFIP in its Spanish acronym) has changed the form to submit the Store List and Crew Personal Effects into a clearer, easier and simpler way of submitting this information. As we have informed previously in our Newsletters and our Guidance Papers which are usually distributed to […]

Ship Containers of up to 255 LOA are now authorized to sail the Parana River up to KM 125

Ship Containers of up to 255 LOA are now authorized to sail the Parana River up to KM 125

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By Tomas De Antoni Argentine Coast Guard has authorized through Order DISFC-2018-93-APN-DPSN#PNA that navigation of vessels with LOA of up to 255 meters carrying containers is authorized up to km 125 of the Paraná River, through Channel Ing. Emilio Mitre. Such authorization is provisional and on trial for the term of one year. The volume […]