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Export Tax Reform and the Competitiveness of Imported Soybeans in China

Andrew Muhammad () and Constanza Valdes

Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2019, vol. 51, issue 3, 511-525

Abstract: Export tax reform in Argentina could improve its competitiveness in China’s soybean market, displacing exports from competing countries like Brazil and the United States. We examined the factors that determine China’s demand for imported soybean products and how export taxes could affect exporting countries. Using import demand and vector autoregression estimates, we conducted simulations of China’s import demand assuming the elimination of export taxes in Argentina. Results indicated that Argentine soybean products could realize gains in the Chinese market, but only in the short run. Projected import demand changes in the long run were insignificant for all exporting countries.

Date: 2019
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