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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Russian Federation


Germany: Export credit for Long Beach Container Terminal

Measure #10117 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 5 Aug 2014 ▲

Description

 On 5 August 2014, the Germany Eximbank KfW announced it would provide an export credit worth 81 million USD to help finance the construction of the Long Beach Container Terminal.

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Egypt: Export ban on raw materials

Measure #10108 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 17 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 17 July 2014 the Egyptian official gazette published a ban on the export of feldspar, quartz, talc and manganese. This ban was replaced by an export duty on 28 January 2015 (see related measure).  

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Nigeria: 2015 Dry Season Farming Programme allots USD 138 million to farmers

Measure #10100 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 23 January 2015, Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan announced that the budget for the Dry Season Farming Programme of 2015 is going to be allotted with 26 billion Naira (USD 138 million).

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UK: Export loan to steel mills group Evraz

Measure #10092 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 30 Sep 2015 ▲

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On 30 September 2015,  according to media reports, the UK Export Finance agency provided the international steel mills group Evraz with a loan worth 45 million GBP (ca.

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Pakistan: Interventions to support sugar export and reduce import, regulatory duty lifted on potato imports

Measure #10088 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 24 Dec 2014 ▲

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On 24 December 2014, the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of Pakistan approved the following decisions :  

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SACU: Customs duty increase on wheat and wheaten flour (25 September 2015)

Measure #10085 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 25 Sep 2015 ▲

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On 25 September 2015, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) increased the customs duty on wheat and wheaten flour. The following rates apply to all countries except for the Southern African Development Community (SADC):

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SACU: Duty decrease on wheat and wheaten flour (21 August 2015)

Measure #10084 | Published 15 Oct 2015 | Inception 21 Aug 2015 ▲

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On 21 August 2015, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) reduced the customs duty on wheat and wheaten flour. The following rates apply to all countries outside the Southern African Development Community (SADC):

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Ukraine: Temporary limitation of wheat exports in 2015

Measure #10077 | Published 13 Oct 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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From 1 January to 30 June 2015 exports of wheat from Ukraine were limited to 4.6 million tonnes, 1.2 million tonnes of milling wheat thereof.

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France: State aid package for farmers

Measure #10075 | Published 13 Oct 2015 | Inception 22 Jul 2015 ▲

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 On 22 July 2015, the French prime minister announced a state aid package for local farmers. The package would cost 350 million EUR annually and would be stretched over a period of 3 years.

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Japan: JBIC signs JPY 9.672 billion guarantee agreement to promote aircraft imports

Measure #10072 | Published 13 Oct 2015 | Inception 30 Mar 2015 ▲

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On the 30 March 2015 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation announced signing a JPY 9.672 billion (approx.

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