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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Ethiopia


India: Introduction of export quota with duty exemption for organic sugar

Measure #12445 | Published 30 Jul 2016 | Inception 26 Jul 2016 ▲

Description

On 26 July 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 43/2016-Customs notified a new exemption from export duty for organic sugar.

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Russian Federation: "Vnesheconombank"-issued guarantee (3 billion USD) as a security for NOVATEK company’s obligation

Measure #11982 | Published 26 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

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An official press report of State Corporation "Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)" contains information concerning a guarantee at an amount that is equivalent to 3 billion US dollars.

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Malaysia: Export duty reduced on crude palm oil from August 2016

Measure #12024 | Published 24 Jul 2016 | Inception 1 Aug 2016 ▲

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On 1 August 2016, the export duty on crude palm oil was reduced to 5% for the month of August. Prior to August 2016 the duty had been temporarily set at 6% for the month of July, see related measure.

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Malaysia: Export duty increase on crude palm oil from July 2016

Measure #12023 | Published 24 Jul 2016 | Inception 1 Jul 2016 ▲

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On 1 July 2016, the export duty on crude palm oil was increased to 6% for the month of July. Prior to July 2016 the duty had been temporarily set at 5.5% for the month of June, see related measure.

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EC: Second support package for farmers in 2016

Measure #11955 | Published 19 Jul 2016 | Inception 18 Jul 2016 ▲

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 On 18 July 2016, the European Commission announced a second this year (and third within the last 11 months) 500 million support package for European farmers (cf. Related Measures). State aid for milk producers

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Romania: Law to source 51% of fresh foods in supermarkets locally

Measure #11882 | Published 4 Jul 2016 ▲

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 On 26 April 2016, the Committee for Agriculture, Fishery, Forestry, Food Industry and Specific Services of the Romanian Parliament proposed an amendment to the law 321/2009 on food products.

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Argentina: Elimination of export duties on coal, peat, bitumen, numerous several mineral products, ores, slag and ash

Measure #11875 | Published 3 Jul 2016 | Inception 12 Feb 2016 ▲

Description

The government of Argentina on 12 February 2016, eliminated the export duties on the following tariff lines: 2701.11.00, 2701.12.00, 2701.19.00, 2703.00.00 and 2714.90.00.

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United States of America: Designation of certain travel goods for limited duty-free treatment and other changes to the GSP

Measure #11867 | Published 1 Jul 2016 | Inception 1 Jul 2016 ▲

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On June 30, 2016 the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced the outcome of the annual product review under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program.

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India: Export duty imposed on on raw, white and refined sugar

Measure #11857 | Published 18 Jun 2016 | Inception 16 Jun 2016 ▲

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 On 17 June 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 38/2016-Customs introduced an export duty of 25% on raw, white and refined sugar.  

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Malaysia: Export duty increase on crude palm oil from June 2016

Measure #11715 | Published 26 May 2016 | Inception 1 Jun 2016 ▲

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On 1 June 2016, the export duty on crude palm oil was increased to 5.5% for the month of June. Prior to June 2016 the duty had been temporarily set at 5% for a two month period, see related measure.

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