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China: State aid to Lingyuan Iron & Steel Co.

Measure #11377 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 25 Dec 2015 ▲

Description

 On 25 December 2015, the Chinese state-owned steel manufacturer Lingyuan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. announced that it has received state aid from the city government. The subsidy amounted to 790 million RMB, roughly 122 million USD.

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Argentina: Updated list of criterion values for imports of polyethylene terephthalate

Measure #11372 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 6 Jul 2015 ▲

Description

On 6 July 2015, the government of Argentina introduced an updated list of "criterion values" for imports of polyethylene terephthalate (HS 3907.60.00).

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United States of America/State of Pennsylvania: Relaxation of Buy America rules for certain products made from steel

Measure #11351 | Published 8 Apr 2016 | Inception 24 Dec 2012 ▲

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On October 24, 2012 the Pennsylvania state legislature enacted a bill (H.B. 1840) that relaxed the state’s existing Buy American provisions with respect to certain steel products.  

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China: Import ban on solid waste

Measure #11310 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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 On 30 December 2014, the Chinese government issued Announcement No. 80/2014 introducing a ban on imports of solid waste. The annex to the announcement includes a catalogue of all products facing the import ban.

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China: Eleven import/export processing bans lifted

Measure #11307 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 10 Nov 2015 ▲

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 On 10 November 2015, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce issued Announcement no.59/2015 scrapping the import/export processing bans on eleven products.

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Russian Federation: State subsidies for the establishment and modernisation of local agro-industrial units

Measure #11302 | Published 4 Apr 2016 | Inception 30 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 30 March 2016 the Russian Government (according to Decree No.540-p) allocated state subsidies for the establishment and modernisation of local agro-industrial units.

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China: Tariff adjustments starting 2016

Measure #11295 | Published 4 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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 On 4 December 2015, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced in a Notice that it would change the import and export tariffs starting 1 January 2016.

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China: Import tariff increases on numerous consumer goods

Measure #11271 | Published 1 Apr 2016 | Inception 8 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 16 March 2016, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced import tax increases for numerous goods. The rates (a combination of import tariffs, consumption tax & VAT) were increased from 10 to 15% for the following products:

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Italy: Investment support to Novamont SpA

Measure #11235 | Published 30 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Dec 2015 ▲

Description

 On 14 December 2015, the European Investment Bank agreed to provide 15 million EUR for the production of biochemicals and bioplastics by Novamont SpA, as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).

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Eurasian Economic Union: Temporary exemption from the payment of import duties of certain agricultural goods (Groups 07, 08)

Measure #11225 | Published 29 Mar 2016 | Inception 21 Apr 2016 ▲

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Decision No. 25 of the Board (Collegium) of the Eurasian Economic Union of 22 March 2016 temporary abolishes or decreases the import duties with respect to certain agricultural goods.

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