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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Ecuador


India: Financial assistance to fish exporters

Measure #5647 | Published 4 Dec 2013 | Inception 1 Sep 2010 ▲

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According to a report published on 7 August 2013 by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, the Government of India provided export subsidies to individual fish exporters from 2010/11 to 2012/13.

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Indonesia: Easing of restrictions on imports of animal-based products

Measure #5621 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 28 May 2013 ▲

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On 28 May 2013, the Ministry of Trade (according to Regulation 22/2013) eased restrictions on imports of live animals, meat and other animal-based products.   The regulation eliminates:

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

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

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

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

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Effective 1 January  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

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The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Introduction of import tariffs on newly-introduced product codes under heading 20 ''Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants''

Measure #5509 | Published 29 Oct 2013 | Inception 19 Oct 2013 ▲

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On 9 October 2013, the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision № 60) amended  the codes under heading 20 'Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts

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India: Export incentives for cotton, yarn, onions, iron ore withdrawn

Measure #5495 | Published 24 Oct 2013 | Inception 25 Sep 2013 ▲

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On September 25, 2013, India’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) issued Notification 43 (RE-2013), rendering exports of cotton and cotton yarn as well as exports subjects to a minimum export price or export duty (i.e., onions and i

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India: Loan to Ghana to finance infrastructure projects with the condition to source inputs from India

Measure #5444 | Published 10 Oct 2013 | Inception 3 Sep 2010 ▲

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On 6 May 2010, the Government of India agreed to provide a loan of USD 21.72 million to the Government of Ghana for financing  goods and services including consultancy services to finance:

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Brazil: Temporary tariff reduction on IT and capital goods

Measure #5362 | Published 18 Sep 2013 | Inception 17 Sep 2013 ▲

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On September 17, 2013, the Government of Brazil announced the temporary tariff reduction of the ad-valorem import duty applicable to IT and capital goods such as: medical equipment, printed circuit boards, water disinfection equipment, videoconfer

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Colombia: Temporary elimination of MFN import duties applicable to certain agricultural goods.

Measure #5360 | Published 18 Sep 2013 | Inception 12 Sep 2013 ▲

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On September 12, 2013, the Government of Colombia, temporarily, eliminated the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to certain agricultural goods such as: mineral or chemical fertilizers, growth regulators, pesticides and germination

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on IT and telecommunication goods

Measure #5358 | Published 17 Sep 2013 | Inception 14 Nov 2012 ▲

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On 13 November 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) reduced the import tariffs on four items belonging to the information technology and telecommunication’s sector. The following tariff codes are affected:

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