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United States of America: Buy American amendment rejected in the Senate

Measure #8129 | Published 22 Jan 2015 ▲

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During its deliberations on January 20, 2015 of a bill (S.1) to approve the proposed Keystone XL pipeline for the transportation of oil from Canada, the Senate rejected an amendment that would have imposed a Buy American requirement on iron, steel

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Republic of Korea: Tariff Rate Quotas on 77 items in 2013

Measure #8113 | Published 21 Jan 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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Effective from 1 January 2013, the Republic of Korea introduced tariff-rate quotas (TRQ) for various products through Presidential Decree No.24288.

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Republic of Korea: Tariff Rate Quotas for the second half of 2012

Measure #8064 | Published 9 Jan 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2012 ▲

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Effective from July 2012, the Republic of Korea introduced tariff-rate quotas (TRQ) for various products through Presidential Decree No. 23879.

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Republic of Korea: Tariff Rate Quotas for the second half of 2011

Measure #8040 | Published 6 Jan 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2011 ▲

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Effective from July 2011, the Republic of Korea introduced tariff-rate quotas (TRQ) for various products through Presidential Decree No. 22978.

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Republic of Korea: Lowered Tariff Rates for LPG and other crude oils for LPG production in 2011

Measure #8039 | Published 6 Jan 2015 | Inception 30 May 2011 ▲

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Effective from 30 May 2011, the Republic of Korea updated Tariff Rate Quotas(TRQ) for Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG: HS 2709.00) and other crude oils for producing LPG (HS 2711.12; 2711.13).  

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Turkey: Increased import tariffs on high-density polyethylen and polypropylen

Measure #7987 | Published 23 Dec 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 27 August 2012, the Turkish government decided to raise the import tariff on high-density polyethylen and polypropylen for the developing countries from 4.8 to 6.5 percent. The measure became effective on 1 Januar 2013.

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Turkey: Higher Import quota for ethanediol

Measure #7985 | Published 23 Dec 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 5 December 2013, the Turkish government raised the former import quota for ethanediol from 200.000 ton (Decree No. 2012/4104). From 1 January 2014, a maximum amount of 230,000 tons may be imported duty free.   

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Turkey: Import quota for certain LED-printed circuit boards

Measure #7984 | Published 23 Dec 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 2 December 2013 the Turkish Government has established an import quota for LED-printed circuit boards being used in the units of back lights. From 1 January 2014, 16 million units of the described product may be imported duty free.

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Ecuador: Increase of import tariffs on certain vehicles

Measure #7978 | Published 22 Dec 2014 | Inception 9 Jun 2011 ▲

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On 9 June 2011 Ecuador increased the import duties (from 35% to 40%) on certain vehicles with HS codes 87032100, 87032210, 87032290, 87032310, 87032390, 87033110, 87033190, 87033.

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on human serum albumin

Measure #7958 | Published 17 Dec 2014 | Last Updated 21/12/2012 | Inception 30 Nov 2012 ▲

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On 30 November 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) published resolution no. 85/12, eliminating a 4 percent import tariff on human serum albumin (a protein in human blood plasma) for a period of 180 days.

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