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Mercosur: Local content requirement on electric motors

Measure #6378 | Published 7 May 2014 | Inception 30 Nov 2013 ▲

Description

On 8 May 20103, the Mercosur Commission for Commerce adopted Directive no. 15/13 which introduces a 60% regional content requirement on electric motors falling under tariff line NCM (Mercosur Nomenclature) 8501.53.30.  

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United States of America: Subsidies to producers and users of cotton

Measure #6375 | Published 6 May 2014 | Inception 1 May 2014 ▲

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Section 12314 of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (Pub. L.

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Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imports of capital, IT, and manufactured goods

Measure #6356 | Published 5 May 2014 | Inception 20 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 19 December 2013, the President of the Republic, Nicolas Maduro, adopted Decree no.

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Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imports directed to the project “Centros de Deporte y Cultura de Paz”

Measure #6352 | Published 4 May 2014 | Inception 22 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 15 January 2014, the President of the Republic, Nicolas Maduro, adopted Decree no.

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Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imports of security material

Measure #6351 | Published 4 May 2014 | Inception 25 Mar 2014 ▲

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On 25 March 2014, the President of the Republic, Nicolas Maduro, adopted Decree no. 858 which temporarily eliminates the Value Added Tax (VAT) on imports of following items:

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Pakistan: Soda Ash sector made eligible for long term capital goods financing

Measure #6347 | Published 2 May 2014 | Inception 19 Jul 2012 ▲

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 On 19 July 2012, the State Bank of Pakistan issued Circular No. 10 (2012) notifying the inclusion of the Soda Ash sector in the list of sectors eligible under the Long Term Financing Facility (LTTF) for Plant & Machinery.

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Vietnam: List of scraps permitted to be imported as raw materials extended

Measure #6342 | Published 1 May 2014 | Inception 1 Apr 2013 ▲

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 On 28 January 2013, the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment through Circular 01/2013/TT-BTNMT extended the list of scraps permitted to be imported for use as raw materials in production.

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Philippines: Initiation of safeguard investigation on galvanized iron and pre-painted sheets and coils

Measure #6339 | Published 30 Apr 2014 ▲

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On September 27, 2013, the Philippine authorities started a safeguard investigation on imports of galvanized iron and pre-painted galvanized iron sheets and coils (WTO Document, G/SG/N/6/PHL/10, 10.10.2013).

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Indonesia: Initiation of safeguard investigation on hot-rolled bars and rods

Measure #6338 | Published 30 Apr 2014 ▲

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On January 17, 2014, the Indonesian Safeguards Committee started a safeguard investigation on imports of bars and rods, hot-rolled, in irregularity wound coils, of iron or non-alloy steel or of other alloy steel (WTO Document, G/SG/N/6/IDN/24, 24.

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India: Initiation of safeguard investigation on bare elastomeric filament yarn

Measure #6334 | Published 29 Apr 2014 ▲

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On February 28, 2014, the Indian authorities started a safeguard investigation on bare elastomeric filament yarn (WTO Document, G/SG/N/6/IND/35, 05.03.2014).

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