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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - New Zealand


China: Increased oil export quota in Q1 2016

Measure #11384 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

 On 1 January 2016, the Chinese government increased its oil export quota for the first quarter of 2016. Compared to the first quarter of 2015, the quota was raised from 9.75 million tonnes to 20.93 million tonnes.

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United States of America/State of Pennsylvania: Relaxation of Buy America rules for certain products made from steel

Measure #11351 | Published 8 Apr 2016 | Inception 24 Dec 2012 ▲

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On October 24, 2012 the Pennsylvania state legislature enacted a bill (H.B. 1840) that relaxed the state’s existing Buy American provisions with respect to certain steel products.  

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[+ 55 more tariff lines]

Russian Federation: Changes in the calculation formula of export customs duties on oil (codes 2709 00 900 1, 2709 00 900 3)

Measure #11348 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jun 2016 ▲

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Decree No. 251 of 30 March 2016 of the Government of the Russian Federation decreases the incremental coefficient in the initially introduced in 2013 methodology for calculation of the export customs duties on certain types of crude oil.

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China: Bail out of Heilongjiang Longmay Mining Holding Group

Measure #11340 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 20 Nov 2015 ▲

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 On 20 November 2015, the Chinese coal mining company Heilongjian Longmay Holding Group announced it will receive 3.8 billion RMB (ca. 600 million USD) in bailout from the local government.

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Indonesia: Changed provisions on importing used capital goods

Measure #11315 | Published 6 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Feb 2016 ▲

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 On 29 December 2015, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued regulation 127/M-DAG/PER/12/2015 changing the regulations on importing used capital goods. The regulation replaces a 2011 regulation (cf. Related Measures).

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China: Extended import tax rebate on liquified natural gas

Measure #11311 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 7 Nov 2013 ▲

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 On 7 November 2013, the Chinese Ministry of Finance issued announcement no. 74/2013 extending the existing preferential import tax policies for three liquified natural gas projects (cf. Related Measures).

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China: Import ban on solid waste

Measure #11310 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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 On 30 December 2014, the Chinese government issued Announcement No. 80/2014 introducing a ban on imports of solid waste. The annex to the announcement includes a catalogue of all products facing the import ban.

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China: New customs inspection regulations starting 2016

Measure #11306 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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 On 29 December 2015, the Chinese General Administration of Customs issued announcement 165/2015 changing the inspection regulations for a number of products.

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Russian Federation: State subsidies for the establishment and modernisation of local agro-industrial units

Measure #11302 | Published 4 Apr 2016 | Inception 30 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 30 March 2016 the Russian Government (according to Decree No.540-p) allocated state subsidies for the establishment and modernisation of local agro-industrial units.

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China: Tariff adjustments starting 2016

Measure #11295 | Published 4 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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 On 4 December 2015, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced in a Notice that it would change the import and export tariffs starting 1 January 2016.

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