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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Chile


EC: Duty free import quota on beef originating in Chile

Measure #6512 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2009 ▲

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On 10 July 2009, the EC introduced a zero duty import tariff quota for beef and veal imports originating in Chile.  

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Argentina: Amended import regulations on used capital goods

Measure #6501 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 10 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994).   The measure includes the following amendments:

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Turkey: Increased import tariffs on certain agricultural and steel goods

Measure #6500 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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Effective 1 January 2013 Turkey increased its import tariffs (from 5% to 10%) on melon seeds and vegetable seeds; (from 20% to 31.2% and from 20% to 46.8%) coconut oil; (from zero to 10%) flat-rolled steel coils; and (from zero to 6%) alloy steel

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India: Debt restructuring package for the textile industry

Measure #6499 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 29 May 2012 ▲

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On 29 May 2012, the Ministry of Textiles approved a INR 35,000 crores (USD 6 billion) restructuring package for the debt owed by the domestic textile industry. The applications will be considered on a case-by-case.

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Turkey: Increased import tariffs on walnuts

Measure #6496 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 15 Jul 2013 ▲

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Effective 15 July 2013, Turkey increased its import tariffs on walnuts from 43.2% to 66%.

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Argentina: Export ban on wheat

Measure #6481 | Published 13 May 2014 | Inception 5 Jul 2013 ▲

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On 4 July 2013, the Office for Internal Commerce issued Resolution 67 allowing the government to seize wheat for export.

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Indonesia: Import duties on IKDs of vehicles

Measure #6452 | Published 11 May 2014 | Inception 21 Apr 2010 ▲

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On 21 April 2010, Indonesia introduced a 7.5 per cent import duty on incompletely knocked down motor vehicles (IKD). The measure is meant to increase the local production of cars and to increase the domestic value added in the production.

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Indonesia: Import duty relief for materials to make heavy equipment

Measure #6450 | Published 11 May 2014 | Inception 18 Jul 2011 ▲

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On 18 July 2011, Indonesia granted government borne import duties to a variety of products used in the production of heavy equipment.  

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Venezuela: Adopts Mercosur Common External Tariff for sweetened drinks

Measure #6380 | Published 7 May 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 11 July 20103, the Common Market Council of Mercosur adopted Decision no. 14/13 which introduces the official Mercosur Common External Tariff on the following NCM (Mercosur Nomenclature) trade lines:

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Mercosur: Local content requirements on synthetic yarn

Measure #6379 | Published 7 May 2014 | Inception 30 Nov 2013 ▲

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On 8 May 20103, the Mercosur Commission for Commerce adopted Directive no. 15/13 which introduces four new NCM tariff lines (Mercosur Nomenclature) for which there is a 60% regional content requirement:

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