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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on 26 IT goods

Measure #6595 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 17 Mar 2014 ▲

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On 13 March 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 19 reducing the import tariffs on 26 goods belonging to the IT-sector from 16% to either 2% or 0%.

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Pakistan: Frequent amendments to export quotas for sugar

Measure #6593 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 31 Jan 2012 ▲

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China: Catalogue of encouraged Technology and product Imports

Measure #6592 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 20 Mar 2014 ▲

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On 20 March 2014, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), Ministry of Finance (MOF) and Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) jointly released the Catalogue of Encouraged Technology and Product Imports (2014 Catalogue), ann

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Rep. of Korea: Temporary lower in-quota tariffs on certain agricultural products 2013

Measure #6551 | Published 19 May 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2013 ▲

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Effective from 1 January 2013, the Republic of Korea has established tariff-rate quotas (TRQ) for various products and various durations. For the exact HS codes, tariffs, quotas, and durations, we refer to Tables II to IV of

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South Africa: Electronic export monitoring system

Measure #6544 | Published 19 May 2014 | Inception 3 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 20 December 2010, the South African Reserve Bank issued Exchange Control Circular No. 46/2010, which replaces the existing paper-based export monitoring system by an electronic one.

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Argentina: Amended import regulations on used capital goods

Measure #6501 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 10 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 27 December 2012, the Ministry of Economy issued Decree 2646 amending the legislation on imported used capital goods (Resolution 909/1994).   The measure includes the following amendments:

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Turkey: Increased import tariffs on certain agricultural and steel goods

Measure #6500 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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Effective 1 January 2013 Turkey increased its import tariffs (from 5% to 10%) on melon seeds and vegetable seeds; (from 20% to 31.2% and from 20% to 46.8%) coconut oil; (from zero to 10%) flat-rolled steel coils; and (from zero to 6%) alloy steel

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India: Debt restructuring package for the textile industry

Measure #6499 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 29 May 2012 ▲

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On 29 May 2012, the Ministry of Textiles approved a INR 35,000 crores (USD 6 billion) restructuring package for the debt owed by the domestic textile industry. The applications will be considered on a case-by-case.

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Turkey: Increased import tariffs on walnuts

Measure #6496 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 15 Jul 2013 ▲

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Effective 15 July 2013, Turkey increased its import tariffs on walnuts from 43.2% to 66%.

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Argentina: Updated reference values on export of Argentine shortfin squid (1 June 2013 – 31 December 2013)

Measure #6495 | Published 14 May 2014 | Inception 1 Jun 2013 ▲

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On 5 August 2013, the Federal Administration of Public Revenue (AFIP) issued General Resolution 3519 updating the reference values applicable to Argentine shortfin squid (illex argentinus) for export.

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