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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Ethiopia


India: Import tariff changes in the Union Budget of 2013

Measure #4466 | Published 7 May 2013 | Inception 1 Mar 2013 ▲

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On 28th February 2013, the Indian Government announced the Union Budget 2013 with the following changes in customs tariffs as per Notification No.12/2013-Customs, amending Notification No. 12/2012.

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Thailand: State purchase of rice above market prices

Measure #4465 | Published 7 May 2013 | Inception 1 Oct 2011 ▲

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The Thai government started the rice pledging scheme during the harvesting season of 2011/2012, that is, state purchase of Thai rice above market prices. The scheme was approved again in October 2012 for the 2012-13 crop season.

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India: Re-introduction of bonded warehouses for gems and jewelry sector

Measure #4226 | Published 11 Mar 2013 | Inception 5 Mar 2013 ▲

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On 31 January 2013, the Department of Revenue of the Ministry of Finance announced the re-introduction of bonded warehouses in Special Economic Zones and Domestic Tariff Areas for the import and re-export of the following products: cut and polishe

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

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

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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.

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India: Subsidy scheme to facilitate exports

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

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

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Malaysia: Reduction in the export tax on crude palm oil

Measure #4117 | Published 29 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 12 October 2012 , the Malaysian government decided to decrease the CPO (crude palm oil) export tax from 23% to 4.5% - 8.5%. This is mainly a reaction to the Indonesian export tax reduction in 2011.

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Indonesia: Additional export tax on palm oil, cocoa beans, wood and leather products

Measure #4070 | Published 16 Jan 2013 | Inception 16 May 2012 ▲

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On 16 May 2012, the Ministry of Finance released regulation 75 of 2012 (75/PMK.011/2012) introducing higher export taxes on several products made from wood, leather as well as palm oil and cacao beans.

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EC: New Generalised Scheme of Preferences

Measure #4047 | Published 10 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 25 October 2012, the EC adopted a new scheme of generalised tariff preferences for selected developing countries (regulation EU 978/2012) that replaces the 2008 regulation (EU 732/2008).  

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Ukraine: Customs tariff changes in accordance with WTO obligations

Measure #4020 | Published 3 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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Malaysia: Temporary suspension of crude palm oil export duties

Measure #4017 | Published 19 Dec 2012 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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On December 18, 2012, the Malaysian Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities announced its export duty structure for crude palm oil for 2013.

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