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China: 2011 second batch export quota on non-ferrous metals

Measure #9590 | Published 13 Aug 2015 | Inception 7 Jul 2011 ▲

Description

On 7 July 2011, the Ministry of Commerce announced the second batch export quota on several non-ferrous metals for 2011. Compared to the numbers in the first batch announcement, there is an average of 33% decrease in export quota.  

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China: 2011 First batch export quota on non-ferrous metals

Measure #9589 | Published 13 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

Description

On 28 December 2010, the Ministry of Commerce issued Notice No. 1071 stating the first batch export quotas on various non-ferrous metals for 2011. These metals include (unit: tons):

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Eurasian Economic Union: Decreased import tariffs as of 1 September 2015 (part 1)

Measure #9479 | Published 11 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Sep 2015 ▲

Description

On 2 June, 2015, the Board of Eurasian Economic Commission approved Decision N 85.

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[+ 8 more sectors]

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[+ 336 more tariff lines]

SACU: Import tariff reduction on paper and paperboard

Measure #9581 | Published 11 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

On 1 January 2015, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) reduced the customs duty on paper and paperboard (HS 4811.41.90). The import tariff was reduced from 2% ad valorem to free of duty.

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Brazil: Reduced import tariff on 174 capital goods

Measure #9563 | Published 6 Aug 2015 | Inception 22 May 2015 ▲

Description

On 21 May 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 44 decreasing the import tariff on 203 tariff codes related to capital goods to 2%.

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[+ 34 more tariff lines]

UK: Support through Export Working Capital Scheme widened

Measure #9547 | Published 3 Aug 2015 | Inception 31 Aug 2015 ▲

Description

 On 10 July 2015, the UK Export Finance authority announced it would expand its eligibility of its Export Working Capital Scheme to include also direct supply chains of UK-based exporters.  

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[+ 6 more sectors]

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[+ 590 more tariff lines]

UK: Introduction of the Export Refinancing Facility

Measure #9545 | Published 3 Aug 2015 | Inception 30 Apr 2014 ▲

Description

On 30 April 2014, the UK government launched its Export Refinancing Facility (ERF) with a volume of GBP 5 billion and the aim to allow UK exporters to provide favourable financing conditions to overseas customers.  

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[+ 23 more sectors]

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[+ 834 more tariff lines]

India: Amendments to merchandise export incentive scheme of foreign trade policy 2015-2020 (July 2015)

Measure #9467 | Published 25 Jul 2015 | Inception 14 Jul 2015 ▲

Description

On 14 July 2015, the Ministry of Commerce & Industry through Public Notice No. 27/2015-2020 introduced the following amendments to the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) -   

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[+ 3 more sectors]

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[+ 51 more tariff lines]

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Argentina: Increased export taxes for soy residues and soy by-products used in animal feeding

Measure #9437 | Published 20 Jul 2015 | Inception 2 Dec 2013 ▲

Description

On 2 December 2013, Argentina increased export taxes for soy residues and soy by-products used in animal feeding from 5 to 32%.

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Iceland: Removal of all customs duties apart from food starting 2017

Measure #9431 | Published 17 Jul 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2017 ▲

Description

On 9 July 2015, the Icelandic Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs announced that Iceland will scrap all its customs duties on non-food items starting 1 January 2017.  

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[+ 8 more sectors]

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[+ 294 more tariff lines]

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[+ 21 more jurisdictions]