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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - New Zealand


Indonesia: Technical restrictions for exports of crude palm oil

Measure #7577 | Published 25 Oct 2014 | Inception 24 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 24 June 2013, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued regulation 29/M-DAG/PER/6/2013 restricting exports of crude palm oil and its derivatives.

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EC: Import tariff increases on maize, sorghum and rye

Measure #7569 | Published 25 Oct 2014 | Inception 16 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 15 July 2014, the European Commission issued Regulation No. 774/2014, setting import duties on maize, sorghum and rye above zero for the first time since the second half of 2010.

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Republic of Korea: FTA compensation for income loss in 2014

Measure #7567 | Published 24 Oct 2014 | Inception 5 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 5 June 2014, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) designated sorghum, potato, sweet potato, and Korean native calf for the items that are eligible for "FTA compensation for income loss" in 2014.

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Republic of Korea: Tariff Rate Quotas on 66 items in 2014

Measure #7562 | Published 24 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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Effective from 1 January 2014, the Republic of Korea introduced tariff-rate quotas (TRQ) for various products through Presidential Decree No.25053.

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Mexico: Additional import rules for registered trademark products

Measure #7538 | Published 20 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 4 July 2014, the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit issued a Resolution amending the Foreign Trade General Rules (FTGR). The reform includes several changes to the FTGR.  

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Australia: Relaxed criteria for overseas workers in case of local labour shortages

Measure #7511 | Published 17 Oct 2014 ▲

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The Australian Government plans to launch a pilot Designated Area Migration Agreements (Dama) Program in Darwin in the Northern Territory.

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Indonesia: Changed import provisions for over 800 products

Measure #7505 | Published 16 Oct 2014 | Inception 8 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 3 July 2014, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued the second amendment 36/M-DAG/PER/7/2014 to the initial regulation 83/M-DAG/PER/12/2012 (cf. Related Measures) regarding ports of entry and mandatory provisions at loading ports.

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Republic of Korea: Revision of taxes on imported energy resources

Measure #7504 | Published 16 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

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Starting from 1 July 2014, an individual consumption tax has been imposed on imported coal used for power generation. Coal used for purposes beside power generation was exempted from this tax.

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China: Regions have to abolish special requirements for electric and hybrid cars

Measure #7497 | Published 15 Oct 2014 | Inception 21 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 21 July 2014, the Chinese State Council issued a Directive which reduces regional protectionism regarding sales of domestically produced electric and hybrid cars.

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Indonesia: Import rules on organic agricultural products

Measure #7483 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 3 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 3 June 2013, the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture legislated regulation 64/Permentan/OT.140/5/2013, which sets requirements for the importation of organic food to Indonesia.

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