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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Romania


Vietnam: Rubber exports exempt from tax

Measure #7231 | Published 10 Sep 2014 | Inception 2 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 18 August 2014, the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance issued Circular No. 111/2014/TT-BTC reducing export tax of rubber products under HS 4001, 4002, and 4005 from 1% to 0%.   The Circular tokk effect on 2 October 2014. 

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China: Import Tax Incentives for the Development of the Software and Integrated Circuit Industries

Measure #7214 | Published 8 Sep 2014 | Inception 12 May 2011 ▲

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 On 12 May 2011, the General Administration of Customs issued the Annoucement on the Measures of Customs for Supporting the Development of the Software and Integrated Circuit Industries (Announcement [2011] No.30).

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South Africa: Preferential procurement rules for local products under the B-BBEE scheme

Measure #7200 | Published 7 Sep 2014 | Inception 7 Dec 2011 ▲

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On 8 June 2011, the National Treasury of South Africa gazetted new Preferential Procurement Regulations, which grants preference for local firms in line with the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Act.

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Republic of Korea: Increased foreign ownership limits in the telecom sector

Measure #7192 | Published 7 Sep 2014 | Inception 13 Aug 2013 ▲

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On 13 August 2013, the Telecommunications Business Act was amended. Foreign investors from FTA partners are henceforth allowed to indirectly own up to 100% of Korean facility-based telecommunication business.  

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Brazil: Temporary import tariff reduction on ten goods

Measure #7191 | Published 6 Sep 2014 | Inception 23 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 22 July 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 56 reducing the import tariffs within specified quotas for various goods:  

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Ukraine: Proposed introduction of export duty on sunflower oil

Measure #7181 | Published 4 Sep 2014 ▲

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In the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) draft law #4858 was discussed. It proposes the exports of unrefined sunflower oil (code 1512 11 91 00) to be charged with a duty at the amount of 3%, starting from 1 January 2015. 

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The Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan: Temporary cancellation of import duties on certain types of timber wood

Measure #7142 | Published 28 Aug 2014 | Inception 12 Jun 2014 ▲

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With Decision № 64 of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission of 13 May, 2014 a zero rate of the import duty on certain types of timber wood (code 4408 39 850 9) was introduced. The decision entered into force on 12 June 2014 and will b

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China: Import License Catalogue 2013

Measure #7091 | Published 24 Aug 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 31 December 2012, the Ministry of Commerce issued the Import License Catalogue for the year of 2013.

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China: Import License Catalogue 2012

Measure #7090 | Published 24 Aug 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2012 ▲

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 On 31 December 2011, the Ministry of Commerce issued the Import License Catalogue for the year of 2012.

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China: Import License Catalogue 2011

Measure #7089 | Published 24 Aug 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 30 December 2010, the Ministry of Commerce issued the Import License Catalogue for the year of 2011.

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