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Autonomous Sanctions (Import Sanctioned Goods – Iran) Specification 2012

Autonomous Sanctions Regulations 2011

I, BOB CARR, Minister for Foreign Affairs, make this Specification under
regulation 4A of the Autonomous Sanctions Regulations 2011.

Dated         21 August 2012

BOB CARR


Contents

                         

                        1      Name of Specification                                                                        2

                        2      Commencement                                                                                  2

                        3      Definitions                                                                                          2

                        4      Specification of import sanctioned goods                                           2

                        5      Effective date for specification of an import sanctioned good              2

                        6      Exclusion of certain kinds of fuel                                                        3

Schedule 1                  List of goods                                                                                     4

Part 1                             Crude oil and petroleum products                                                        4

Part 2                             Petrochemical products                                                                      4

 

1              Name of Specification

                This Specification is the Autonomous Sanctions (Import Sanctioned Goods – Iran) Specification 2012.

2              Commencement

                This Specification commences on the day regulation 4A of the Autonomous Sanctions Regulations 2011 commences.

3              Definitions

                In this Specification:

Tariff Code refers to the statistical codes used in the 'Combined Australian Customs Tariff Nomenclature and Statistical Classification', commonly known as the Working Tariff.

4              Specification of import sanctioned goods

                For regulation 4A of the Autonomous Sanctions Regulations 2011,
Schedule 1 lists goods specified to be import sanctioned goods for Iran.

5              Effective date for specification of an import sanctioned good

                For regulation 4A of the Autonomous Sanctions Regulations 2011, the date on which the specification of an import sanctioned good in Schedule 1 takes effect shall be:

                (a)    for a good that is the subject of:

                          (i)    a trade contract concluded before the date on which that kind of good was listed in Schedule 1 (the listing date); or

                         (ii)    an ancillary contract necessary for the execution of such a contract; or

                        (iii)    a contract or agreement concluded before the listing date and relating to an investment in Syria made before the listing date,

                        the thirtieth day following the listing date;

               (b)    in all other circumstances, the listing date.

6              Exclusion of certain kinds of fuel

         (1)   Part 1 of Schedule 1 does not include fuel carried on board a vessel in its bunker tanks solely for consumption on that vessel.

         (2)   Item 2 of Part 1 of Schedule 1 does not include kerosene jet fuel of Tariff Code 2710 19 21 purchased in Iran intended and used solely for the purpose of the continuation of the flight operation of the aircraft into which the jet fuel is loaded.

 

 


Schedule 1        List of goods

(section 4A)

Part 1          Crude oil and petroleum products

Item

Description

Tariff Code

1.

Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, crude.

2709 00

2.

Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude; preparations not elsewhere specified or included, containing by weight 70 % or more of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals, these oils being the basic constituents of the preparations; waste oils.

2710

3.

Petroleum jelly; paraffin wax, microcrystalline petroleum wax, slack wax, ozokerite, lignite wax, peat wax, other mineral waxes, and similar products obtained by synthesis or by other processes, whether or not coloured.

2712

4.

Petroleum coke, petroleum bitumen and other residues of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals.

2713

5.

Bitumen and asphalt, natural; bituminous or oil-shale and tar sands; asphaltites and asphaltic rocks.

2714

6.

Bituminous mixtures based on natural asphalt, on natural bitumen, on petroleum bitumen, on mineral tar or on mineral tar pitch (for example, bituminous mastics, cut-backs).

2715 00 00

Part 2          Petrochemical products

Item

Description

Tariff Code

1.

Phosgene (carbonyl chloride)

2812 10 94

2.

Ammonia

2814

3.

Ammonium Nitrate

3102 30

4.

Ethylene

2901 21 00

5.

Propene (propylene)

2901 22 00

6.

Benzene

2902 20 00

7.

Toluene

2902 30 00

8.

o-Xylene

2902 41 00

9.

m-Xylene

2902 42 00

10.

p-Xylene

2902 43 00

11.

Mixed xylene isomers

2902 44 00

12.

Styrene

2902 50 00

13.

Ethyl benzene

2902 60 00

14.

Cumene

2902 70 00

15.

Chloromethane

2903 11 00

16.

Unsaturated chlorinated derivatives of acyclic hydrocarbons - other

2903 29 00

17.

Hexachlorocyclohexane [(HCH (ISO)], including lindane (ISO, DCI)

2903 81 00

18.

Aldrin (ISO), chlordane (ISO) and heptachlor (ISO)

2903 82 00

19.

Other halogenated derivatives of hydrocarbons

2903 89 90

20.

Chlorobenzene, o-dichlorobenzene and p-dichlorobenzene

2903 91 00

21.

Hexachlorobenzene (ISO) and DDT (ISO) [clofenotane (DCI), 1,1,1-trichloro- 2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethane]

2903 92 00

22.

Other halogenated derivatives of aromatic hydrocarbons

2903 99 90

23.

Ether-alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives

2909

24.

Oxydiethanol (diethylene glycol)

2909 41

25.

Monobutyl ethers of ethylene-glycol or diethylene glycol

2909 43

26.

Other monoalkyl ethers of ethylene-glycol or diethylene glycol

2909 44

27.

Other ether-alcohols and their halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated or nitrosated derivatives

2909 49

28.

Methanol (methyl alcohol)

2905 11 00

29.

Propan-1-ol (propyl alcohol) and propan-2-ol (isopropyl alcohol

2905 12 00

30.

Butan-1-ol (n-butyl alcohol)

2905 13 00

31.

Ethylene glycol (ethanediol)

2905 31 00

32.

Phenols

2907 11 – 2907 19

33.

Oxirane (ethylene oxide)

2910 10 00

34.

Methyloxirane (propylene oxide)

2910 20 00

35.

Acetone

2914 11 00

36.

Maleic anhydride (MA)

2917 14 00

37.

Phthalic anhydride (PA)

2917 35 00

38.

Terephthalic acid and its salts

2917 36 00

39.

Dimethyl terephthalate (DMT)

2917 37 00

40.

Acrylonitrile

2926 10 00

41.

Methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI)

Ex 2929 10 00

42.

Hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI)

Ex 2929 10 00

43.

Toluene diisocyanate (TDI)

Ex 2929 10 00

44.

Polymers of ethylene, in primary forms

3901

45.

Benzol (benzene) (All codes)

2707 10

46.

Toluol (toluene) (All codes)

2707 20

47.

Xylol (xylenes) (All codes)

2707 30

48.

Naphthalene (All codes)

2707 40

49.

Phenols

2707 99 80

50.

Ethylene, propylene, butadiene

2711 14 00