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EC: New import and export license regime for agricultural products

Measure #12469 | Published 4 Aug 2016 | Inception 6 Nov 2016 ▲

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 On 18 May 2016, the European Commission issued regulation 2016/1239 consolidating its legislation on importing and exporting licences for agricultural products.

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Mexico: Establishment of the list of petroleum and oil products subject to mandatory prior import authorization

Measure #12450 | Published 31 Jul 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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Effective 1 January 2015, the Energy Ministry of Mexico for the first time stated that the following petroleum and oil products were subject to mandatory prior import authorization: 2709, 2710, 2711 and 2712.

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Russian Federation: "Vnesheconombank"-issued guarantee (3 billion USD) as a security for NOVATEK company’s obligation

Measure #11982 | Published 26 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

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An official press report of State Corporation "Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)" contains information concerning a guarantee at an amount that is equivalent to 3 billion US dollars.

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Argentina: The government reintroduced for 5 years a rebate for exports from ports in the geographical region of Patagonia

Measure #11963 | Published 24 Jul 2016 | Inception 11 Nov 2015 ▲

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The government on Argentina via Decree 2229/2015 reintroduced for 5 years a rebate for exports from ports in the geographical region of Patagonia. Only goods produced in the region are eligible for this rebate.  

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Brazil: Temporary decrease of import tariff on 221 capital goods

Measure #12017 | Published 24 Jul 2016 | Inception 21 Jul 2016 ▲

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On 20 July 2016, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 63 decreasing the import tariff on 221 specific products related to capital goods from 14% or 12% to 2%.

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EC: Second support package for farmers in 2016

Measure #11955 | Published 19 Jul 2016 | Inception 18 Jul 2016 ▲

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 On 18 July 2016, the European Commission announced a second this year (and third within the last 11 months) 500 million support package for European farmers (cf. Related Measures). State aid for milk producers

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India: Increased duty refund on gold and silver content of jewellery exports

Measure #11954 | Published 18 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

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 On 24 June 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 90/2016-Customs (N.T) increased the duty drawback rates on exports of gold jewellery from Rs. 209.30 per gram to Rs.

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China: Central bank alters support for coal, iron and steel production

Measure #11924 | Published 13 Jul 2016 | Inception 21 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 21 April 2016, the People's Bank of China issued a statement changing its support policies for coal, iron and steel production.

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Brazil: Temporary decrease of import tariff on a number of IT goods

Measure #11881 | Published 4 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

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On 23 June 2016 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 56 decreasing the import tariff on a number of products from the IT and telecommunications sector to 2%.

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Brazil: Temporary decrease of import tariff on a number of capital goods to 2%

Measure #11879 | Published 4 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

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On 23 June 2016 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 55 decreasing the import tariff on a number of products related to capital goods to 2%.

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