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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Dominican Republic


Mexico: ProMexico signs a MoU with BP and Shell

Measure #11205 | Published 23 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 2 March 2015, the government state agency ProMéxico announced in a press release that it had signed two collaboration agreements with Royal Dutch Shell Plc and the UK-based British Petroleum (BP).

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EC: New support package for European farmers

Measure #11191 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 14 March 2016, the European Commission announced a new support package for European farmers. A previous package was announced on 7 September 2015 (cf. Related Measures).

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Argentina: A reduction of export taxes for all minerals and manufactured products

Measure #11153 | Published 15 Mar 2016 | Inception 21 Dec 2015 ▲

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Argentina by means of Decree No. 160/2015,  announced the total removal of export taxes for all mineral and manufactured products.

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Kazakhstan: Development Bank of Kazakhstan financed export operations of Kazakhstan-based Arcelor Mittal and Glencore international subsidiaries

Measure #11135 | Published 14 Mar 2016 | Inception 3 Sep 2015 ▲

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 According to a press report dated 3 September 2015, the Development Bank of Kazakhstan undertook the financing of export operations of Arcelor Mittal Temirtau JSC (part of the ArcelorMittal group) and Kazzinc LLP (part of Glencore Internatio

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Russian Federation: EXIAR insurance coverage for exports of Russian mineral fertilisers

Measure #11103 | Published 8 Mar 2016 | Inception 4 Dec 2015 ▲

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According to a press report dated 4 December 2015 of the Russian Agency for Export Credit and Investment Insurance (EXIAR), it provided insurance coverage for exports of Russian fertilisers.

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Mexico: The introduction of a temporary 15% tariff on steel imports

Measure #11043 | Published 29 Feb 2016 | Inception 29 Sep 2015 ▲

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On 29 September 2015, the government of Mexico applied a six month lasting tariff of 15% on products such as slabs of steel, plate sheets, rolled plates, cold rolled sheets and hot sheets.

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Russian Federation: State subsidies for partial re-imbursement of costs for international certification of aviation contruction goods

Measure #11009 | Published 24 Feb 2016 ▲

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On 16 February 2016, the Russian Government approved rules for subsidies intended to partially cover international regulation and certification costs of Russian enterprises that belong to the aircraft sector (Decree No. 103).  

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Brazil: Temporary decrease of import tariff on 243 capital goods

Measure #11005 | Published 23 Feb 2016 | Inception 19 Feb 2016 ▲

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On 18 February 2016 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 9 decreasing the import tariff on 243 products related to capital goods from a maximum 14% level to 2% or 0% depending on the good.

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Brazil: Temporary decrease of import tariff on 32 IT goods

Measure #11004 | Published 23 Feb 2016 | Inception 19 Feb 2016 ▲

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On 18 February 2016 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 8 decreasing the import tariff on 32 products from the IT and telecommunications sector from a maximum 18% level, depending on the good, to 2%.

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Mexico: Imposition of export licensing requirements on sugar

Measure #10995 | Published 21 Feb 2016 | Inception 6 Feb 2015 ▲

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On 6 February 2015, the government of Mexico imposed export licensing requirements on sugar (HS 1701).

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