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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - South Africa


Turkey: Increase in import tariff on certain flat-rolled stainless iron and steel products from 8% to 10%

Measure #12477 | Published 5 Aug 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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On 1 January 2016, the Turkish authorities increased the import tariff on certain flat-rolled stainless iron and steel products from 8% to 10%.

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GCC: Initiation and subsequent termination of safeguard investigation on imports of certain steel angles, channels and beams

Measure #12470 | Published 4 Aug 2016 ▲

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On 7 November 2009, the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of certain steel angles, channels and beams.

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EC: New import and export license regime for agricultural products

Measure #12469 | Published 4 Aug 2016 | Inception 6 Nov 2016 ▲

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 On 18 May 2016, the European Commission issued regulation 2016/1239 consolidating its legislation on importing and exporting licences for agricultural products.

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India: Basmati rice exports permitted through additional land customs stations; restrictions on Documents against Acceptance exports

Measure #12457 | Published 2 Aug 2016 | Inception 1 Aug 2016 ▲

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 On 1 August 2016, through Notification No.

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Mexico: Import tariff increases on 31 tariff lines

Measure #12449 | Published 31 Jul 2016 | Inception 6 Jan 2016 ▲

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The government of Mexico on 6 January 2016 increased to up to fifteen percent the import tariffs on 31 tariff lines.

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India: Introduction of export quota with duty exemption for organic sugar

Measure #12445 | Published 30 Jul 2016 | Inception 26 Jul 2016 ▲

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On 26 July 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 43/2016-Customs notified a new exemption from export duty for organic sugar.

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India: Special tax and incentives package announced for the textiles sector

Measure #12222 | Published 27 Jul 2016 | Inception 22 Jun 2016 ▲

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On 22 June 2016, the Government of India approved a package for the Textiles and Apparel sector. According to the official press release, these measures are expected to promote "employment generation, economies of scale and boost exports

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Russian Federation: Export financing through Eximbank of Russia for the development of the first satellite communications and transmission system in Angola

Measure #12033 | Published 27 Jul 2016 | Inception 31 Oct 2012 ▲

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An official press report of Eximbank of Russia dated 13 December 2012 has announced that the Russian Government has issued a guarantee at the amount of 430 million USD in relation to a credit contract that Eximbank of Russia has signed in 2015 wit

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Russian Federation: "Vnesheconombank"-issued guarantee (3 billion USD) as a security for NOVATEK company’s obligation

Measure #11982 | Published 26 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

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An official press report of State Corporation "Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)" contains information concerning a guarantee at an amount that is equivalent to 3 billion US dollars.

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Argentina: Exemption from import taxes for materials used in the production of medicines

Measure #11907 | Published 24 Jul 2016 | Inception 8 Jan 2014 ▲

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The government of Argentina via Joint Resolution 2395/2014 and 1076/2014, published on 8 January 2014, granted an exemption from import taxes for materials used in the production of medicine.

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