Argentina - Country Commercial Guide
Customs Regulations
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The General Customs Bureau (Dirección General de Aduanas, DGA) applies, collects, and controls taxes under the Argentine Customs Code. It also regulates other taxes on import and export transactions on behalf of other entities. The DGA is part of the Argentine tax agency (Administración Federal de Ingresos Públicos, AFIP). AFIP is an autonomous authority at the administrative level, under the general supervision and legal control of the Treasury Ministry. It executes the tax and customs policies set by the Executive Branch.

Contact Information:


Federal Administrator
Hipólito Yrigoyen 370
C1086AAD Buenos Aires, Argentina                         

For Customs regulations, visit the AFIP’s online library (Spanish).
Phone: +5411 4347-2000

Dirección General de Aduanas, (DGA)

General Director
Azopardo 350
C1107ADD Buenos Aires, Argentina

Phone: +54 11 4338-6400/6640                    

Fax: +54 11 4338-6644