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08:00 Aug 2, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Law: Taxation & Customs
Spanish term or phrase:Restricciones para-arancelarias
Cuando se habla de barreras aduaneras. Hay trabas arancelarias y para-arancelarias.
tariff and para-tariff barriers (or "restrictions")
Explanation: There are three types of restraints on trade: non-tariff barriers, tariff barriers, and para-tariff barriers. Para-tariff barriers are associated with tariffs, without actually being a part of the formal tariff structure. (The prefix "para-" is Latin, not Spanish. "Para-tariff" is to "tariff" as "paralegal" is to "legal," or "paramedic" to "medic"...)