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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Malawi


India: Incentives to exporters through Market Linked Focus Programme

Measure #1490 | Published 7 Jun 2010 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

Description

On 12 January 2010, India announced an incentive scheme for exporters in sectors such as engineering, handicrafts , textiles, chemicals, electronics and some metals thorugh the market Linked Focus Programme (MLFP).

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[+ 4 more sectors]

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[+ 255 more tariff lines]

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Nigeria: Fund for restructing and refinancing loans to the manufacturing sector

Measure #1477 | Published 3 Jun 2010 | Inception 16 Apr 2010 ▲

Description

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as part of a N500billion power and real sector fund has given N200billion to restructure and refinance existing bank loans to the Nigerian SMEs (Small and medium scale enterprises) or manufacturing sector.

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[+ 4 more sectors]

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[+ 90 more tariff lines]

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The Custom Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan

Measure #1444 | Published 31 May 2010 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

Description

The Customs Union (hereinafter – CU) was established between Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia on the basis of the Eurasian economic community (EurAsEC) and is based on  a system of treaties between or with participation of  CU member

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[+ 24 more sectors]

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United States of America: Bill to strengthen customs enforcement for apparel

Measure #1441 | Published 27 May 2010 ▲

Description

Representative Larry Kissell (Democrat of North Carolina) and a bipartisan group of 23 cosponsors introduced on May 25, 2010 the Textile Enforcement and Security Act (TESA) (

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[+ 135 more tariff lines]

Uganda: Pre-export verification of all imports into the country

Measure #1410 | Published 12 May 2010 | Inception 9 Jun 2010 ▲

Description

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards is to begin pre-export verification of all imports into the country. This is to limit the amount of sub-standard goods imported into the country.

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Nigeria: Deliberate devaluation of the Naira

Measure #1316 | Published 1 May 2010 | Inception 1 Dec 2008 ▲

Description

According to numerous and consistent press reports, the Central Bank of Nigeria has deliberately devalued the local currency at the end of 2008.

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[+ 20 more sectors]

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[+ 546 more tariff lines]

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Belgium: Interest rate subsidies and guarantees for primary producers hit by the financial crisis

Measure #1266 | Published 8 Apr 2010 | Inception 11 Feb 2010 ▲

Description

By notification of 22 January 2010, the Belgian authorities notified a temporary aid scheme for granting limited amounts of compatible aid under the Temporary Framework for State aid measures to support access to finance in the current financial a

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[+ 180 more tariff lines]

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EC: Additional out-of-quota sugar exports

Measure #1243 | Published 24 Mar 2010 | Last Updated 24/02/2010 | Inception 27 Jan 2010 ▲

Description

On January 27, 2010 the European Commission proposed additional export of 500,000 tons of out-of-quota sugar in marketing year 2009/2010 (i.e. until July 31, 2010). According to the Commission's Press Release Np.

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Russia: Preferences to domestic producers in ammendments to Government Procurement Law

Measure #1088 | Published 18 Jan 2010 | Inception 1 Mar 2009 ▲

Description

Changes have been made in state procurement legislation.

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[+ 2 more sectors]

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[+ 159 more tariff lines]

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Zambia: 2010 Budget measures.

Measure #1047 | Published 29 Dec 2009 ▲

Description

In the 2010 budget of Zambia, the following trade-related measures were proposed; i) Removal of import duty and zero-rate insecticide-treated curtains for VAT purposes.

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