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Ukraine: Increased local content for renewable energy projects

Measure #10016 | Published 7 Oct 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2013 ▲

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On 27 June 2013 the National Commission on the State Regulation of the Energy Sector of Ukraine adopted Resolution No 744.

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Brazil: BNDES finances three wind parks with USD 260 million

Measure #9896 | Published 24 Sep 2015 | Inception 9 Sep 2015 ▲

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On 9 September 2015, the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) announced to support three wind power projects with 1,07 billion real (USD 260 million).   Complex of Itarem and Complex of Vamcruz

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Spain: Changed aid and export financing schemes for shipbuilding

Measure #9601 | Published 14 Aug 2015 | Inception 30 May 2012 ▲

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On 30 May 2012, the European Commission approved a prolongation of the horizontal aid and export financing schemes for the Spanish shipbuilding industry.

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Brazil: Reduced import tariff on 174 capital goods

Measure #9563 | Published 6 Aug 2015 | Inception 22 May 2015 ▲

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On 21 May 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 44 decreasing the import tariff on 203 tariff codes related to capital goods to 2%.

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Australia: Reduction of the general rate of customs duty for a range of clothing,textile and footwear items

Measure #9138 | Published 13 Jun 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 1 January 2015, the government of Australia reduced the general rate of customs duty for a range of items belonging to the category of footware, clothing and textile.

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China: Tariff Execution Plan 2015

Measure #8931 | Published 21 May 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 12 December 2014, the State Council has approved the new Tariff Execution Plan for 2015. Based on the Notice No. 32 of 2014, Customs Tariff Commission clarified several regulations in 2015:  

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EC: Updated GSP and GSP+ schemes

Measure #8775 | Published 5 May 2015 | Inception 18 Apr 2015 ▲

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On 17 April 2015, the European Commission changed through regulation 602/2015 its eligibility criteria for its Generalised Scheme of Preferences (hereinafter: GSP), thereby amending regulation 978/2012.

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Russian Federation: State guarantees for exporters of local industrial goods

Measure #4170 | Published 25 Feb 2013 | Inception 18 Feb 2013 ▲

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On February 18, 2013, the Russian Government issued Decree №141 introducing state support for exports of local industrial goods.

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EC: New Generalised Scheme of Preferences

Measure #4047 | Published 10 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 10 May 2011 the European Commission (EC) announced plans to reform its Generalised System of Preferences (GSP).

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Ukraine: Local content requirement for renewable energy plants

Measure #3937 | Published 26 Nov 2012 | Inception 1 Jul 2013 ▲

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On 20 November 2012, the Parliament of Ukraine has adopted amendments to the Law of Ukraine on the Electricity Sector. The amendments introduce local content requirements for wind, solar, biomass and biogas power plants. 

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