THE MINISTER OF TRADE
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Independence - Freedom- Happiness
No. 3188/2005/QD-BTM
Ha Noi, December 30, 2005
 
DECISION
PROMULGATING AMENDMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTS TO THE REGULATION ON ISSUANCE OF VIETNAMS CERTIFICATE OF GOODS ORIGIN - FORM D TO ENJOY PREFERENCES UNDER THE AGREEMENT ON COMMON EFFECTIVE PREFERENTIAL TARIFF (CEPT) SCHEME FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ASEAN FREE-TRADE AREA (AFTA)
THE MINISTER OF TRADE
Pursuant to the Governments Decree No. 29/2004/ND-CP of January 16, 2004, defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Trade Ministry;
At the proposal of the director of the Import and Export Department,
DECIDES:
Article 1.- To supplement Appendix 8 to the Trade Ministers Decision No. 1420/2004/QD-BTM of October 4, 2004, promulgating the Regulation on issuance of Vietnams certificate of goods origin form D to enjoy preferences under the Agreement on Common Effective Preferential Tariff (CEPT) Scheme for the establishment of the ASEAN Free-Trade Area (AFTA) on the rules of origin applicable to wood and aluminum commodity items.
Article 2.- This Decision takes effect 15 days after its publication in CONG BAO.
Article 3.- The director of the Office, the director of the Organization and Personnel Department, the director of the Import and Export Department, and heads of concerned agencies under the Trade Ministry shall have to implement and guide the implementation of this Decision.

 

 
FOR THE TRADE MINISTER
VICE MINISTER


 
Phan The Rue
 
SUPPLEMENT TO APPENDIX 8
(Promulgated together with the Trade Ministers Decision No.3188/2005/QD-BTM of December 30, 2005)
RULES OF ORIGIN FOR THE CEPT AGREEMENT APPLICABLE TO WOOD AND ALUMINUM COMMODITY ITEMS SUBSTANTIAL TRANSFORMATION CRITERION
A. GENERAL REGULATIONS:
Rule 1: A country of origin is where the last stage of substantial transformation is carried out to create a new product. Raw materials and auxiliary materials which have undergone the substantial transformation in a country shall be considered product of that country.
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