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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Ethiopia


EC: Amendment of import duties on certain agricultural, fishery and industrial products

Measure #7150 | Published 29 Aug 2014 | Inception 27 Jun 2013 ▲

Description

On 27 June 2013, the EC amended certain import tariffs for a variety of agricultural, fishery and industrial products. The initial list was set out in Regulation 1344/2011 (related measures)  

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[+ 2 more sectors]

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[+ 65 more tariff lines]

EC: Suspension of import tariffs on a wide range of goods

Measure #7146 | Published 29 Aug 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

On 17 December 2013, the EC suspended the autonomous common customs tariff duties on certain agricultural and industrial products. The list includes more than 250 product lines. (4-digit HS codes).  

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[+ 8 more sectors]

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[+ 249 more tariff lines]

Viet Nam: Competitive devaluation of the dong

Measure #7011 | Published 16 Aug 2014 | Inception 19 Jun 2014 ▲

Description

On 18 June 2014, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has devalued the national currency, the dong (VND) by 1%, from 21,036 VND/USD to 21,246 VND/USD, effective the next day.

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Italy: Investment aid for processing and marketing of agricultural products in Bolzano

Measure #6856 | Published 25 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

Description

On 7 July 2009, the European Commission allowed Italian authorities to provide investment aid for processing and marketing of agricultural products in the city of Bolzano.  

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[+ 15 more tariff lines]

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United States of America/State of Washington: Tax preferences for the aerospace industry

Measure #6843 | Published 23 Jul 2014 | Inception 11 Nov 2013 ▲

Description

On November 11, 2013 the governor of Washington signed into law a bill (SB 5952) incentivizing a long-term commitment to maintain and grow jobs in the aerospace industry in Washington state by extending the expiration date of aerospace tax prefere

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United States of America: Easing of export restrictions on certain military-related items

Measure #6780 | Published 18 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

Description

In a final rule published in the Federal Register (Volume 79, Number 126) on July 1, 2014, the Bureau of Industry and Security of the U.S.

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Sri Lanka: Trade implications of 2012 budget

Measure #6673 | Published 10 Jun 2014 | Inception 21 Nov 2011 ▲

Description

On 21 November 2011, the Sri Lankan Minister of Finance and Planning presented the budget for 2012 in the Parliament. The following changes are relevant to international commerce:

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[+ 15 more sectors]

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[+ 225 more tariff lines]

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India: Reduced restrictions for export of pharmaceutical and specialty sugar

Measure #6666 | Published 8 Jun 2014 | Inception 11 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

 On 11 January 2013, the Indian government removed the requirement for prior registration with the Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) before exporting pharmaceutical grade or speciatly sugar.

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[+ 22 more jurisdictions]

India: Export of cotton yarn eligible for incentivisation scheme

Measure #6640 | Published 24 May 2014 | Inception 23 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

 On 23 January 2014, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry allowed exports of cotton yarn for benefits under the Incremental Exports Incentivisation Scheme (see related measure) for the financial year 2013-14.

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Sri Lanka: Trade implications of 2012-2013 budget

Measure #6622 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 9 Nov 2012 ▲

Description

 On 9 November 2012, the Sri Lankan Minister of Finance and Planning presented the budget for 2013 in the Parliament. The following are changes relevant to international commerce.

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[+ 14 more sectors]

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[+ 148 more tariff lines]

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