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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Dominican Republic


Sri Lanka: Across-the-board tariff increases in budget for 2014

Measure #5606 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

Sri Lanka’s budget proposal for 2014 raises tariffs across the board in a bid to reduce the country’s budget deficit. A total of 394 tariff lines are affected.

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[+ 16 more sectors]

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[+ 379 more tariff lines]

Canada: Removal of 72 countries and territories from the General Preferential Tariff program

Measure #5557 | Published 14 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

Effective January 1, 2015, Canada will remove 72 countries and territories from beneficiary status under the General Preferential Tariff (GPT) program. The declared purpose of the change is to concentrate the remaining preferences on the leas

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[+ 29 more sectors]

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[+ 1199 more tariff lines]

United States of America: Possible imposition of fee to promote paper and paper packaging

Measure #5396 | Published 24 Sep 2013 ▲

Description

The Agricultural Marketing Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture proposes a Paper and Paper-Based Packaging Promotion, Research and Information Order.

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[+ 7 more tariff lines]

United States of America: Two bills affecting imports of fish

Measure #5287 | Published 20 Aug 2013 ▲

Description

The Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee of the U.S. Senate approved two bills dealing with international fishing and seafood trade on July 30, 2013.

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction 183 capital goods

Measure #5234 | Published 10 Aug 2013 | Inception 5 Aug 2013 ▲

Description

On 5 August 2013, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) released resolution no. 61/13 reducing import tariffs from 14% to either 2% or 0% on 183 capital goods.

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[+ 36 more tariff lines]

Uruguay: Tax refund on exports of natural polymers

Measure #5221 | Published 7 Aug 2013 | Inception 4 Mar 2011 ▲

Description

On 23 February 2011, Uruguay’s Ministry of Economy and Finance adopted Decree No. 83/011 introducing a 2 per cent tax refund on the export of natural polymers corresponding to tariff line 3913.90.60.00.  

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Venezuela: Elimination of VAT on imports of tractors and other trucks

Measure #5211 | Published 4 Aug 2013 | Inception 29 Dec 2008 ▲

Description

On 23 December 2008, the President of the Republic, Hugo Chavez Frias, adopted Decree No. 6.577 which eliminates the Value Added Tax (VAT) on imports of tractors, crane trucks, cement mixer trucks, and dump trucks.  

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Venezuela: Temporary additional import requirement for agricultural products

Measure #5156 | Published 27 Jul 2013 | Inception 4 Mar 2012 ▲

Description

On 2 March 2012, Venezuela’s Ministry of Agriculture (Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Agricultura y Tierras) adopted Resolution No.

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Venezuela: Introduction of a tax refund regime for exports

Measure #5150 | Published 27 Jul 2013 | Inception 3 Sep 2012 ▲

Description

On 31 August 2012, Venezuela’s Ministry of Planning and Finance (Ministerio del Poder Popular de Planificación y Finanzas) adopted Resolution No.

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Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imported coated paper

Measure #5119 | Published 22 Jul 2013 | Inception 18 Feb 2013 ▲

Description

On 18 February 2013, the President of the Republic, Hugo Chavez Frias, adopted Decree No.

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