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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - San Marino


EC: Abolished license requirements for various agricultural products

Measure #8448 | Published 23 Mar 2015 | Inception 24 May 2012 ▲

Description

 On 16 May 2012, the European Commission announced regulation 418/2012 abolishing the requirement for import licenses for a number of agricultural products.

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Russian Federation: Proposed ban on conclusion of state contracts with companies registered in offshore jurisdictions

Measure #8024 | Published 31 Dec 2014 ▲

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With Order № 2783-p of 30 December, 2014 was proposed to be introduced for discussions and voting at the State Duma, the Lower House of the Russian Parliament, a draft bill which proposes the introduction of a ban on awarding state contracts to co

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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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India: Export benefits to certain textile and leather products to the EU

Measure #7598 | Published 27 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Mar 2014 ▲

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 On 27 February 2014, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry provided export benefits under the Market Linked Product Focus Scheme (MLPFS) for exports of finished leather, cotton yarn, cotton facbric, knitted fabrics, and cotton madeups

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South Africa: Localisation measures in the Industrial Policy Action Plan 2014/15-2016/17

Measure #7594 | Published 27 Oct 2014 | Inception 8 Apr 2014 ▲

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Early in April 2014, the South African Department for Trade and Industry (DTI) published its annual update to the Industrial Policy Action Plan (IPAP), containing numerous pledges to strengthen localisation of products and sectors.

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Brazil: Tariff changes on certain chemical products

Measure #7364 | Published 3 Oct 2014 | Inception 13 Oct 2011 ▲

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On 20 December 2011, Brazil’s Secretary of Foreign Trade (Secex) issued Circular no. 49, amending a number of tariff line descriptions in order to improve the description texts and the product classification in general.

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Russian Federation: Discussed ban on Vnesheconombank dealings with companies registered in tax havens

Measure #7319 | Published 24 Sep 2014 ▲

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Rossiyskaya Gazeta, an official newspaper of the Russian government, Issue 6464 of 26 August 2014, reports that the Ministry of Economic Development has proposed to ban the state-owned Vnesheconombank to enter into transactions with companies, the

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Thailand: Import duty exemptions for certain export industries

Measure #7239 | Published 11 Sep 2014 | Inception 24 Nov 2010 ▲

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On 24 November 2010, Thailand published Announcement No. 1/2554 including import duty exemptions on imports of raw and essential materials required for production of export products and on products which are imported for re-export.

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EC: Suspension of import tariffs on a wide range of goods

Measure #7146 | Published 29 Aug 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 17 December 2013, the EC suspended the autonomous common customs tariff duties on certain agricultural and industrial products. The list includes more than 250 product lines. (4-digit HS codes).  

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Brazil: Up to 25% of preferential margin for public procurement of pharmaceutical drugs and biological medial products

Measure #5889 | Published 30 Jan 2014 | Inception 4 Apr 2012 ▲

Description

On 3 April 2012, the Brazilian government decided in Decree no. 7.713 to apply a margin of preference of 8% to 25% for the public procurement of nationally produced pharmaceutical drugs and biological medical products.  

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