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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Ecuador


Colombia: New rules for business as well as technical visitors and investors

Measure #6143 | Published 27 Mar 2014 | Inception 3 Oct 2009 ▲

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On 13 July 2009, Colombia released Decree 2622 setting new rules for visas.

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Colombia: Import tax exemptions on goods for domestic automobile industry

Measure #6116 | Published 21 Mar 2014 | Inception 15 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 17 December 2013, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree no. 2910 allowing import tax exemptions on various goods for Colombia’s automobile industry.

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Colombia: Temporary import quotas on nine different foods

Measure #6079 | Published 7 Mar 2014 | Inception 7 Oct 2013 ▲

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On 7 October 2013, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree no. 2210 stipulating a temporary import quota on various goods originating from the Andean Community and Mercosur:  

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Colombia: Temporary import quota on electric and hybrid vehicles

Measure #6077 | Published 7 Mar 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 12 December 2013, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree no. 2909 stipulating a temporary import quota on vehicles with electric and hybrid motors with cylinders of less than or equal to 3.000 cm3.

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Colombia: Decrease of import tax on polyvinyl chloride (PVC)

Measure #6076 | Published 7 Mar 2014 | Inception 22 Nov 2013 ▲

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On 7 November 2013, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted Decree no. 2459 decreasing the import tax on polyvinyl chloride (tariff line 3904) from 10% to 5%. This measure is effective on 22 November 2013.

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Vietnam: Investment and export credit term extended for loss making enterprises

Measure #6023 | Published 22 Feb 2014 | Inception 22 May 2013 ▲

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On 22 May 2013, Vietnam through Decree No.

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Netherlands: State guarantees for agricultural enterprises

Measure #6002 | Published 17 Feb 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 21 August 2013, the Netherlands notified the EC about their intention to prolong and amend the existing guarantee scheme for agricultural enterprises, established in 2008.  

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China: Import quota on crude oil for non-state-owned enterprises

Measure #5995 | Published 17 Feb 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

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On 11 October 2013, the Ministry of Commerce released the Notice NO.72, announcing the 2014 crude oil import quota for non-state-owned enterprises. The quota amounts for 29.1 million tons.

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India: Exemption from excise duty for exporters under Focus Market Scheme

Measure #5971 | Published 11 Feb 2014 | Inception 9 Jul 2012 ▲

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On 9 July 2012, the Indian Ministry of Finance allowed exemptions to exporters under the Focus Market Scheme from payments of local excise duties (taxes on domestic production).

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Mexico: Tax reform package with significant impact on foreign trade operations

Measure #5948 | Published 9 Feb 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 31 October 2013, the Mexican Congress approved amendments to the Mexican customs, VAT and excise tax laws, which are expected to have a significant impact on customs and foreign trade operations  

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