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India: Deadline for meeting industry standards on sale of certain steel products extended by 6 months

Measure #11291 | Published 2 Apr 2016 | Inception 17 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 17 March 2016, the Indian Ministry of Steel extended the deadline for compliance with Indian standards for designated steel products ("Steel and Steel Products (Quality Control) (Amendment) Order, 2016"). 

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India: Indian standards certification made compulsory for manufacture or sale of steel products

Measure #11290 | Published 2 Apr 2016 | Inception 18 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 15 December 2015, the Indian Ministry of Steel published the Steel and Steel Products (Quality Control) Order, 2015.

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China: Import tariff increases on numerous consumer goods

Measure #11271 | Published 1 Apr 2016 | Inception 8 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 16 March 2016, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced import tax increases for numerous goods. The rates (a combination of import tariffs, consumption tax & VAT) were increased from 10 to 15% for the following products:

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India: Initiation of safeguard investigation on hot-rolled flat sheets and plates

Measure #11250 | Published 30 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 7 December 2015, the Indian Directorate General of safeguards initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of hot-rolled flat sheets and plates (excluding hot rolled flat products in coil) of alloy or non-alloy steel into India.

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France: Investment support for Normandy dairy production facility

Measure #11241 | Published 30 Mar 2016 | Inception 10 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 10 March 2016, the European Investment Bank agreed to provide 55 million EUR for the construction of a new milk-processing factory in Normandy, as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).

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Italy: Investment support to Novamont SpA

Measure #11235 | Published 30 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Dec 2015 ▲

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 On 14 December 2015, the European Investment Bank agreed to provide 15 million EUR for the production of biochemicals and bioplastics by Novamont SpA, as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).

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Italy: Investment support to Milazzo refinery

Measure #11231 | Published 30 Mar 2016 | Inception 17 Nov 2015 ▲

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 On 17 November 2015, the European Investment Bank agreed to provide 30 million EUR for the renovation of the Milazzo refinery, north off the coast of Sicily, as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).

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France: State aid to appliance manufacturer FagorBrandt

Measure #11200 | Published 23 Mar 2016 | Inception 25 Nov 2013 ▲

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 On 25 November 2013, the French subsidiary of the Spanish appliance manufacturer FagorBrandt received a loan at subsidised interest rates worth 10 million EUR.

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Indonesia: Adjusted goods list and budgetary ceilings for government borne import duties in FY2016

Measure #11198 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 13 Jan 2016 ▲

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 On 13 January 2016, the Indonesian Ministry of Finance published regulation 273/PMK.010/2015 regarding the list of goods and budgetary ceilings for government-borne import duties for FY2016.

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EC: New support package for European farmers

Measure #11191 | Published 22 Mar 2016 | Inception 14 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 14 March 2016, the European Commission announced a new support package for European farmers. A previous package was announced on 7 September 2015 (cf. Related Measures).

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