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EC: Import duty on jet fuel suspended

Measure #5705 | Published 13 Dec 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On December 9, 2013, the Council of the European Union adopted Regulation no. 16241/13, suspending duties on jet fuel imports (HS Code 2710.19.21) for at least five years as from January 1, 2014.  

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India: State assistance for revival of closed fertilizer units

Measure #5689 | Published 10 Dec 2013 | Inception 9 May 2013 ▲

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On 9 May 2013, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs India approved to provide financial assistance to revive five closed units of the Fertilizer Corporation of India (FCIL).

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India: State assistance for sugar mills

Measure #5675 | Published 8 Dec 2013 | Inception 26 Dec 2013 ▲

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On 26 December 2013, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs of India approved an interest free loan of INR 6,600 crore (USD 1.07 billion) for the sugar industry to pay off debt to sugarcane farmers.

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EC: Tariff quotas on certain agricultural and industrial products

Measure #5670 | Published 6 Dec 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 1 January, 2014, the EC (according to Regulation 1388/2013) replaced its regulation on tariff quotas on certain industrial and agricultural products (see related measure).

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Australia: Import duties on alternative fuels

Measure #5664 | Published 6 Dec 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 1 December 2011, the Australian Customs Authorities introduced import duties on liquefied natural gas (LNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and compressed natural gas (CNG).

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India: Eased export requirements for Kerosene and LPG to Nepal and Bhutan

Measure #5632 | Published 30 Nov 2013 | Inception 11 Nov 2013 ▲

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On 11 November 2013, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry (according to Notification No.

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Indonesia: Easing of restrictions on imports of animal-based products

Measure #5621 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 28 May 2013 ▲

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On 28 May 2013, the Ministry of Trade (according to Regulation 22/2013) eased restrictions on imports of live animals, meat and other animal-based products.   The regulation eliminates:

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Sri Lanka: Across-the-board tariff increases in budget for 2014

Measure #5606 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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Sri Lanka’s budget proposal for 2014 raises tariffs across the board in a bid to reduce the country’s budget deficit. A total of 394 tariff lines are affected.

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Sri Lanka: Bailout of national airline

Measure #5599 | Published 28 Nov 2013 | Inception 30 Sep 2012 ▲

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On 21 November 2013, Sri Lanka has bailed out the state-run airline with USD 150 million.

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Pakistan: State support to airlines and brass mills and import duty reduction on motorcycle kits

Measure #5571 | Published 17 Nov 2013 | Inception 23 Oct 2012 ▲

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On 23 October 2012, the Economic Co-ordination Committee of Pakistan met and took the following decisions:

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