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The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Introduced import duties on certain separators for oil refining and petroleum gases

Measure #7514 | Published 17 Oct 2014 | Inception 14 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 14 October 2014, the Collegium of the Eurasian Economic Commission of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (according to Decision № 188) amended the Commodity Nomenclature for Foreign Economic Activity (CN FEA CU) concerning cert

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Indonesia: Changed import provisions for over 800 products

Measure #7505 | Published 16 Oct 2014 | Inception 8 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 3 July 2014, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued the second amendment 36/M-DAG/PER/7/2014 to the initial regulation 83/M-DAG/PER/12/2012 (cf. Related Measures) regarding ports of entry and mandatory provisions at loading ports.

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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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China: Definitive countervailing duty on imports of solar-grade polysilicon from the European Union

Measure #7489 | Published 15 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 May 2014 ▲

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On November 1, 2012, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China decided to initiate an anti-subsidy investigation on imports of solar-grade polysilicon from the European Union (MOFCOM Announcement No.

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China: Initiation of antidumping investigation on imports of hemodialysis equipment from Japan and the European Union

Measure #7485 | Published 15 Oct 2014 ▲

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On June 13, 2014, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China decided to initiate an antidumping investigation on imports of hemodialysis equipment (or renal dialysis equipment) from Japan and the European Union (MOFCOM Announ

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Brazil: Reduced local content requirements for early exploration of pre-salt oil deposits

Measure #7478 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 5 May 2014 ▲

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On 5 May 2014, Oswaldo Pedrosa, CEO of the state-owned company representing Brazilian interests in the exploration of pre-salt oil fields Pré-Sal Petróleo S.A.

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India: Provision for research institutions to get duty exemption on scientific and technical instrument imports

Measure #7475 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No.

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India: Exemption from special additional duty on import of certain items

Measure #7473 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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 On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 21/2014-Customs provided exemption from any Special Additional Duty (SAD) on the import of the following items:

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India: Certain exemptions withdrawn on import of certain electronic goods (secondary and higher education cess)

Measure #7470 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued Notification No. 19/2014 withdrawing an exemption for Secondary and Higher Education Cess from the countervailing duty imposed on imports of various electronic items.

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Brazil: Imposition of new local content requirements to boost the domestic solar industry

Measure #7469 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Last Updated 12/08/2014 | Inception 12 Aug 2014 ▲

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On 3 July 2014, Mauricio Tolmasquim, the head of the Energy Research Agency (EPE), announced that EPE and the Brazilian development bank (BNDES) are working on new local content regulations with the intention to boost the domestic solar industry.

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