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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Dominican Republic


India: Domestic procurement policy for biometric fingerprint sensors

Measure #7561 | Published 23 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Oct 2014 ▲

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  On 1 October 2014, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology added biometric fingerprint sensors to the list of manufactured electronic goods where a preference is given to domestic products in procurement by government mins

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Mexico: Additional import rules for registered trademark products

Measure #7538 | Published 20 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 4 July 2014, the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit issued a Resolution amending the Foreign Trade General Rules (FTGR). The reform includes several changes to the FTGR.  

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China: Regions have to abolish special requirements for electric and hybrid cars

Measure #7497 | Published 15 Oct 2014 | Inception 21 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 21 July 2014, the Chinese State Council issued a Directive which reduces regional protectionism regarding sales of domestically produced electric and hybrid cars.

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Brazil: Imposition of new local content requirements to boost the domestic solar industry

Measure #7469 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Last Updated 12/08/2014 | Inception 12 Aug 2014 ▲

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On 3 July 2014, Mauricio Tolmasquim, the head of the Energy Research Agency (EPE), announced that EPE and the Brazilian development bank (BNDES) are working on new local content regulations with the intention to boost the domestic solar industry.

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Argentina: Supreme Court rule declares export duties issued by the executive branch of the government as unconstitutional

Measure #7416 | Published 9 Oct 2014 | Inception 15 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 15 April 2014, the Argentinian Supreme Court issued ruling C.486.XLIII (Camaronera Patagónica S.A.

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on 286 capital goods and 93 integrated systems goods

Measure #7411 | Published 9 Oct 2014 | Inception 13 Dec 2011 ▲

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On 9 December 2011, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 96 reducing the import tariffs on 286 capital goods and 93 integrated systems goods to 2%.

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on 207 capital goods and 104 integrated systems goods

Measure #7404 | Published 9 Oct 2014 | Inception 21 Sep 2011 ▲

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On 20 September 2011, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 68 reducing the import tariffs on 207 capital goods and 104 integrated systems goods to 2%.

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Brazil: Introduction of export tax credit for Brazilian sugar and ethanol producers

Measure #7395 | Published 8 Oct 2014 | Inception 10 Sep 2014 ▲

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On 10 September 2014, the Brazilian Finance Minister Guido Mantega informed the media, that the Brazilian Government decided to introduce an export credit on sugar and ethanol exports.

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on 7 IT goods and 3 integrated systems goods

Measure #7302 | Published 20 Sep 2014 | Inception 2 Jun 2011 ▲

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On 1 June 2011, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 35 reducing the import tariffs on 7 IT goods and 3 integrated systems goods to 2%.  

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on 161 capital goods and 6 integrated systems goods

Measure #7300 | Published 20 Sep 2014 | Inception 29 Oct 2009 ▲

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On 28 October 2009, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 62 reducing the import tariffs on 161 capital goods and 6 integrated systems goods to 2%.  

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