The Legal Framework for Arbitration in Argentina

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: No
  • Legal Provisions: Chapter VI of the National Code of Civil and Commercial Procedure (CCCP).

Multilateral conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 14 March 1989); reservations: reciprocity; commercial disputes.
  • European Convention: No.
  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 19 October 1994); reservations: none.
  • Energy Charter Treaty: No.

Arbitral institutions

Commercial Mediation and Arbitration Center at the Argentine Chamber of Commerce

General Arbitration Tribunal of the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange

Business Mediation and Arbitration Center

Arbitral Chamber of the Grain Exchange of Buenos Aires

Last updated November 2016