Argentina


Information


 

ISO Code: AR

Capital City: Buenos Aires

Area: 2,780,400 km2

Population: 42,688,717

Currency: Peso ($) (ARS)

International Dialling Code: +54


Agent Information


DHL Express

Ave Cordoba 783

C1054AAG Caba

tel: +54 0810 2222 345

Email:

Please note that you will need a DHL tracking number for your shipment which can be obtained by contacting our customer services.


Service Areas and Zip Codes


2-3 days ex LHR

Buenos Aires

2-4 days ex LHR 

Argentina AOD

Should you have requirements for any kind of specials or timed delivery options please contact customer services via email at support@vxlnet.co.uk or by calling +44 (0)1753 210700.

Please note whilst we endeavour to ensure all information is correct, Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited cannot be held responsible for any errors on zone listings.


Customs & Clearance Information at destination


Any shipments which require formal import must have AWB and invoices clearly stating “Formal Import” in the description of Contents field, otherwise it may not be properly cleared.

All invoices and AWB MUST have consignee’s TAX ID or the shipment will NOT be processed for clearance and will be automatically returned to origin any penalties and all charges relating to the return will be invoiced back to your company. Proforma invoice is not accepted.

Values declared on the AWB and Invoice must be a realistic market value.

Commercial invoices must be on company letterhead and hand written invoices will not be accepted. Invoice MUST state detailed description of goods, quantity, per item value, total value, country of origin and incoterms.

FREE DOMICILE (DDP) service is available. If you require a DDP this must be requested before the export on the shipment.

Cosmetics: Consignee must obtain permit from the ANMAT (national entity of medicines and medical technology. Clearance can be only be done by himself or by 3rd party (Broker) or POA (power of attorney) Any formal import that is required through a broker can take longer to clear. Contact BUE import dept if it’s possible for a DHL to provide brokerage services. Cnee must be a registered importer with customs.

For every shipment for Argentina now, if it goes into customs, the below is mandatory.

As of January 1st 2015, due to a new Customs Resolution (Resolución General 3579), has been issued in Argentina.  This resolution states that all Non Documnets consignees, will have to complete a form (F4550) through the AFIP (local IRS) webpage in order to validate the shipment.  If form is not completed, shipment will be held in DHL SVC until its fulfilment with no exceptions.

This form have to be completed after Customs clearance but *BEFORE* delivery, otherwise shipment won’t be delivered. Full Detail of commodities is needed to process material otherwise might be delayed. Consignee’s must be registered on Federal Taxes Administration (AFIP) with security fiscal code 2 or above.

Should you have requirements for any kind of specials or timed delivery options please contactcustomer services via email at support@vxlnet.co.uk or by calling +44 (0)1753 210700.

Please note whilst we endeavour to ensure all information is correct, Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited cannot be held responsible for any errors on zone listings.


Prohibited Items


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Holidays


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