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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Eritrea


Pakistan: Increased support for capital financing to exporters by banks

Measure #7684 | Published 10 Nov 2014 | Inception 12 Nov 2008 ▲

Description

 On 12 November 2008, the State Bank of Pakistan amended the Long Term Financing Facility (LTFF) thereby providing 100% refinancing to the Participating Financial Institutions (PFIs) for credit extended to exporters.

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Malaysia: Export duty on crude palm oil increased from April 2014

Measure #7635 | Published 30 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Apr 2014 ▲

Description

 Malaysia increased the export duty on crude palm oil in April 2014 from 5% to 5.5%. The export duty had been raised to 5% only in December 2013 (see related measure).

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Malaysia: Export duty on crude palm oil increased from December 2013

Measure #7634 | Published 30 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Dec 2013 ▲

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Malaysia increased the export duty on crude palm oil in December 2013 from 4.5% to 5%.  

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India: Export benefits to certain textile and leather products to the EU

Measure #7598 | Published 27 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Mar 2014 ▲

Description

 On 27 February 2014, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry provided export benefits under the Market Linked Product Focus Scheme (MLPFS) for exports of finished leather, cotton yarn, cotton facbric, knitted fabrics, and cotton madeups

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United Kingdom: Relaxation of tax rules for short-term business visitors

Measure #7593 | Published 27 Oct 2014 | Inception 2 Sep 2014 ▲

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On 2 September 2014, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) published a new EP 4 Agreement on its website.

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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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India: Import duty changes as per Finance Bill 2014

Measure #7452 | Published 12 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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  On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance notified changes in customs duty applicable on import of the following products, effective immediately:

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Thailand: Import duty exemptions for certain export industries

Measure #7239 | Published 11 Sep 2014 | Inception 24 Nov 2010 ▲

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On 24 November 2010, Thailand published Announcement No. 1/2554 including import duty exemptions on imports of raw and essential materials required for production of export products and on products which are imported for re-export.

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Malaysia: Export duty reintroduced on crude palm oil exports

Measure #7235 | Published 11 Sep 2014 | Inception 1 Mar 2013 ▲

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Malaysia set the export duty on crude palm oil at 4.5% from March 2013 after allowing a duty exemption for the months of January and February 2013 (see related measure).  

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Malaysia: Reduction and eventual exemption from export duty for crude palm oil

Measure #7232 | Published 10 Sep 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

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In July 2014, Malaysia reduced the export duty on Crude Palm oil from 5.5% to 5%.  

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