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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Ecuador


United States of America/State of Louisiana: Incentives for a petrochemical facility

Measure #8560 | Published 12 Apr 2015 | Inception 24 Apr 2012 ▲

Description

In 2012 the state of Louisiana provided to Shintech an estimated $187.2 million over 5 years from the Industrial Tax Exemption program as an incentive for the expansion and improvements to a petrochemical plant.

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United States of America/State of Louisiana: Incentives for refineries

Measure #8545 | Published 11 Apr 2015 | Inception 1 Sep 2013 ▲

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In December 2012, the governor of Louisiana announced a subsidy package worth at least $135 million for Sasol, a South African energy company, for building a gas-to-liquid (GTL) and ethane cracker complex.

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United States of America/State of Maryland: $506 million in incentives for an LNG facility.

Measure #8528 | Published 11 Apr 2015 | Inception 1 Nov 2013 ▲

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In 2013 the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners provided $506 million in incentives to Dominion Resources for the expansion of a facility for the liquefaction of natural gas. According to the Washington Post the first part o

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United States of America/State of Pennsylvania: $1.7 billion in tax preferences for Royal Dutch Shell

Measure #8522 | Published 10 Apr 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2012 ▲

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In 2012 the Pennsylvania state legislature approved tax preferences for Royal Dutch Shell in order to attract an ethane cracker plant. The subsidy consisted of state tax credits worth $66 million per year over a 25-year period. 

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United States of America/State of Louisiana: $1.7 billion tax exemption for LNG export facility

Measure #8518 | Published 10 Apr 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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In an agreement reached in 2014 with the state of Louisiana, Cheniere Energy Inc. will expand its Sabine Press liquefied natural gas export facility in Cameron Parish.

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United States of America/State of Louisiana: $2.2 billion property tax exemption for LNG export facility

Measure #8516 | Published 10 Apr 2015 | Inception 3 May 2012 ▲

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On May 3, 2012 Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana reached agreement with Sempra Energy to develop a $6 billion natural gas liquefaction export facility at the site of Sempra’s existing Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal i

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Ukraine: Licensing requirement for exports of certain goods, containing alloyed ferrous metals, non-ferrous metals and their alloys

Measure #8503 | Published 8 Apr 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

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Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine Resolution № 1406 of December 23, 2009, has imposed in 2010 a licensing requirement for the exports of certain goods, containing alloyed ferrous metals, non-ferrous metals and their alloys.

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Indonesia: Import duty proceeds used as production subsidies

Measure #8482 | Published 31 Mar 2015 | Inception 24 Mar 2015 ▲

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On 24 March 2015, the Indonesian Directorate General of Customs and Excise announced on a press conference it would designate 579.42 billion IDR (in that day's exchange rate 44.77 million USD) earned in import duties during the fiscal year 2015 in

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Turkey: Export Refund for some agricultural products

Measure #8455 | Published 24 Mar 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

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On 15 April 2010, the Turkish government decided to pay a refund to exporters of some agricultural products. It ranges from 15-370 USD per tonne or kg (see source for details). The refund is paid in USD.  

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EC: Abolished license requirements for various agricultural products

Measure #8448 | Published 23 Mar 2015 | Inception 24 May 2012 ▲

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 On 16 May 2012, the European Commission announced regulation 418/2012 abolishing the requirement for import licenses for a number of agricultural products.

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