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South Africa: Localisation measures in the Industrial Policy Action Plan 2014/15-2016/17

Measure #7594 | Published 27 Oct 2014 | Inception 8 Apr 2014 ▲

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Early in April 2014, the South African Department for Trade and Industry (DTI) published its annual update to the Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP), containing numerous pledges to strengthen localisation of products and sectors.

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India: Domestic procurement policy for 23 IT products

Measure #7582 | Published 26 Oct 2014 | Inception 5 Oct 2012 ▲

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 On 5 October 2012, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology added 23 Information Technology (IT) products to the list of manufactured electronic goods where a preference is given to domestic products in procurement by govern

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Republic of Korea: Tariff Rate Quotas for the second half of 2014

Measure #7563 | Published 24 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

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Effective from 1 July 2014, the Republic of Korea introduced tariff-rate quotas (TRQ) for various products through Presidential Decree No. 25392.

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Mexico: New Law to open the Mexican hydrocarbons market

Measure #7537 | Published 20 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Aug 2014 ▲

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On 11 August 2014, the Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto, signed a new law (DOF: 11/08/2014), opening up the domestic hydrocarbon market for foreign companies. Art.

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The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Temporary cancellation of import duties on polyethylene, applied with respect to three-layer anticorrosion coating plants for large diameter pipes

Measure #7527 | Published 20 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Dec 2014 ▲

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From 1 December 2014 to 31 August 2015, the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan temporary cancels with Decision Nr.

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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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India: Import duty changes as per Finance Bill 2014

Measure #7452 | Published 12 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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  On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance notified changes in customs duty applicable on import of the following products, effective immediately:

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Brazil: Introduction of export tax credit for Brazilian sugar and ethanol producers

Measure #7395 | Published 8 Oct 2014 | Inception 10 Sep 2014 ▲

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On 10 September 2014, the Brazilian Finance Minister Guido Mantega informed the media, that the Brazilian Government decided to introduce an export credit on sugar and ethanol exports.

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India: Reduced Minimum Export Price on onions (August 2014)

Measure #7379 | Published 6 Oct 2014 | Inception 21 Aug 2014 ▲

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On 21 August 2014, the Indian government reduced the Minimum Export Price (MEP) on onions from USD 500 per Metric Tonne (MT) to USD 300 per MT. 

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