Syndicate content

Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Eritrea


India: Export subsidy for raw sugar

Measure #6019 | Published 20 Feb 2014 | Inception 12 Feb 2014 ▲

Description

On 12 February 2014, India’s Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) agreed on an export subsidy on raw sugar of 3,333 rupees (US$ 53.52) per metric ton of raw sugar.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

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

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

Description

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).  

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

Switzerland: Introduction of immigration quotas

Measure #5967 | Published 10 Feb 2014 ▲

Description

On 9 February 2014, the Swiss people voted in favour of quantitative limits to restrict residence permits for foreign nationals.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on 503 capital goods

Measure #5678 | Published 10 Dec 2013 | Inception 21 Aug 2012 ▲

Description

On 21 August 2012, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) reduced the import tariffs on 503 capital goods to 2%.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:


[+ 60 more tariff lines]

India: State assistance for sugar mills

Measure #5675 | Published 8 Dec 2013 | Inception 26 Dec 2013 ▲

Description

On 26 December 2013, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs of India approved an interest free loan of INR 6,600 crore (USD 1.07 billion) for the sugar industry to pay off debt to sugarcane farmers.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Export benefits to additional 158 high-tech items

Measure #5121 | Published 22 Jul 2013 | Inception 15 Aug 2013 ▲

Description

On 10 July 2013, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry published the Notification No.19(RE 2013)/2009-14, amending the Foreign Trade Policy 2009-2014.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:


[+ 21 more tariff lines]

Implementing Jurisdiction:

EC: Adjustments in the autonomous common customs tariff scheme

Measure #4958 | Published 4 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jul 2013 ▲

Description

On 27 June 2013, the European Council adjusted tariffs within the autonomous common customs tariffs scheme. Specifically, duties are temporarily reduced or suspended for 80 additional products.

Sectors:


[+ 1 more sectors]

Tariff Lines:


[+ 64 more tariff lines]

India: Increased import tariffs on titanium dioxide, polymers and iron, steel & aluminium scraps

Measure #4485 | Published 13 May 2013 | Inception 8 May 2013 ▲

Description

On 8 May 2013, the Government of India (according to Notification No. 25/2013) increased import tariffs on the following goods:  - titanium dioxide (HS 2823) from 7.5 to 10 per cent, 

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

Italy: Facilitating measures for participants to the Milan Universal Exposition 2015

Measure #4141 | Published 14 Feb 2013 | Inception 26 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On 14 January 2013, the Italian Senate published law 3/2013, concerning measures aiming at easing the transit and stay of foreign workers participating to the Universal Exposition 2015, taking place in Milan.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Subsidy scheme to facilitate exports

Measure #4126 | Published 3 Feb 2013 | Inception 26 Dec 2012 ▲

Description

On 26 December 2012, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry introduced the following measures to facilitate exports:

Sectors:


[+ 7 more sectors]

Tariff Lines:


[+ 126 more tariff lines]

Implementing Jurisdiction: