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Russian Federation: VAT-exempted imports of certain technological equipment

Measure #7861 | Published 4 Dec 2014 | Inception 29 Nov 2014 ▲

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On November 29, 2014, the Government of the Russian Federation approved Resolution No. 1277.   The resolution exempts enumerated technological imports from VAT. The HS codes in question are:

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Indonesia: Relaxed divestment requirements for foreign mining companies

Measure #7787 | Published 27 Nov 2014 | Inception 14 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 14 October 2014, the Indonesian president signed government regulation no. 77/2014 relaxing the divestment requirements for foreign mining companies. These provisions were already the third amendment to law no.

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Ukraine: Cancelled 35% duty on domestic natural gas and liquefied gas production on exports for the Energy Community

Measure #7777 | Published 24 Nov 2014 | Inception 1 May 2014 ▲

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On 1 May 2014 the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine approved bill No. 2471а “On amendments to clause 9 of sector II “Final Provisions” of the Law “On amendments to several legislative acts of Ukraine”.

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Pakistan: Increased support for capital financing to exporters by banks

Measure #7684 | Published 10 Nov 2014 | Inception 12 Nov 2008 ▲

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 On 12 November 2008, the State Bank of Pakistan amended the Long Term Financing Facility (LTFF) thereby providing 100% refinancing to the Participating Financial Institutions (PFIs) for credit extended to exporters.

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Pakistan: Export of brown rice included under Export Finance Scheme

Measure #7683 | Published 10 Nov 2014 | Inception 25 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 25 June 2014, the State Bank of Pakistan made exports of brown rice eligible for refinance under the Export Finance Scheme. The scheme provides short-term financing to exporters of the stated product at a concessionary rate.  

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Pakistan: Duty on wheat imports

Measure #7646 | Published 1 Nov 2014 | Inception 30 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 30 October 2014, the Economic Cooridination Committee of Pakistan imposed a 20% "regulatory" duty on wheat imports. According to the press release, the government views the additional duty as justified because of increasing impor

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Malaysia: Export duty on crude palm oil increased from April 2014

Measure #7635 | Published 30 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Apr 2014 ▲

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 Malaysia increased the export duty on crude palm oil in April 2014 from 5% to 5.5%. The export duty had been raised to 5% only in December 2013 (see related measure).

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Malaysia: Export duty on crude palm oil increased from December 2013

Measure #7634 | Published 30 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Dec 2013 ▲

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Malaysia increased the export duty on crude palm oil in December 2013 from 4.5% to 5%.  

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Brazil: Import tariff increase on cylindrical sections of stainless steel and convex plates

Measure #7631 | Published 30 Oct 2014 | Inception 10 Nov 2011 ▲

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On 9 November 2011, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 87 revoking the tariff rate quotas for:

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India: Expansion of product and market range for export subsidy

Measure #7624 | Published 29 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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 On 31 December 2012, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry made the following amendments in its export subsidy schemes -   

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