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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: Tariffs on several consumer goods reduced

Measure #11301 | Published 4 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jun 2015 ▲

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 On 21 May 2015, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced in Notice 6/2015 the reduction of import tariffs on fourteen consumer goods. The new import tariffs came into force on 1 June 2015.

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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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China: Import tariff increases on numerous consumer goods

Measure #11271 | Published 1 Apr 2016 | Inception 8 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 16 March 2016, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced import tax increases for numerous goods. The rates (a combination of import tariffs, consumption tax & VAT) were increased from 10 to 15% for the following products:

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Italy: Investment support to Novamont SpA

Measure #11235 | Published 30 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Dec 2015 ▲

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 On 14 December 2015, the European Investment Bank agreed to provide 15 million EUR for the production of biochemicals and bioplastics by Novamont SpA, as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).

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Eurasian Economic Union: Temporary exemption from the payment of import duties of certain agricultural goods (Groups 07, 08)

Measure #11225 | Published 29 Mar 2016 | Inception 21 Apr 2016 ▲

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Decision No. 25 of the Board (Collegium) of the Eurasian Economic Union of 22 March 2016 temporary abolishes or decreases the import duties with respect to certain agricultural goods.

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Eurasian Economic Union: Belarus may receive customs concessions in the framework of the EAEU for the importation of raw sugar in 2016

Measure #11192 | Published 22 Mar 2016 ▲

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Resolution No. 28 of 15 March 2016 of the Board (Collegium) of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) approved a draft version of a decision of the EEC Council, proposing raw sugar cane customs concessions for Belarus. 

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EC: New support package for European farmers

Measure #11191 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 14 March 2016, the European Commission announced a new support package for European farmers. A previous package was announced on 7 September 2015 (cf. Related Measures).

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Germany: State aid to Salzgitter AG

Measure #11188 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Apr 2010 ▲

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 On 14 April 2010, the European Commission approved state aid worth 19 million EUR to the German steel manufacturer Salzgitter AG to finance a new production method.

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Kazakhstan: Development Bank of Kazakhstan financed export operations of Kazakhstan-based Arcelor Mittal and Glencore international subsidiaries

Measure #11135 | Published 14 Mar 2016 | Inception 3 Sep 2015 ▲

Description

 According to a press report dated 3 September 2015, the Development Bank of Kazakhstan undertook the financing of export operations of Arcelor Mittal Temirtau JSC (part of the ArcelorMittal group) and Kazzinc LLP (part of Glencore Internatio

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