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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - United Arab Emirates


China: Changed oil export quota in Q2 2016

Measure #11385 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Apr 2016 ▲

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 On 1 April 2016, the Chinese government introduced new oil export quotas for the second quarter of 2016. The quota was reduced compared to the first quarter from 21 million tonnes to 14 million tonnes.

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China: Increased oil export quota in Q1 2016

Measure #11384 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

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 On 1 January 2016, the Chinese government increased its oil export quota for the first quarter of 2016. Compared to the first quarter of 2015, the quota was raised from 9.75 million tonnes to 20.93 million tonnes.

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UK: Stricter procurement guidelines to promote British steel

Measure #11383 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 3 Apr 2016 ▲

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 On 3 April 2016, the UK government announced in a press release that it had further tightened the procurement guidelines for steel.

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China: State aid to Lingyuan Iron & Steel Co.

Measure #11377 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 25 Dec 2015 ▲

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 On 25 December 2015, the Chinese state-owned steel manufacturer Lingyuan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. announced that it has received state aid from the city government. The subsidy amounted to 790 million RMB, roughly 122 million USD.

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China: Cotton reserve programme introduced

Measure #11373 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Sep 2011 ▲

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 On 1 September 2011, the Chinese government introduced a reserve programme targeted at purchasing excess supply of cotton.

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Pakistan: Regulatory duty increased on iron and steel products and introduced on aluminium alloys

Measure #11364 | Published 10 Apr 2016 | Inception 21 Mar 2016 ▲

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Indonesia: Changed provisions on importing used capital goods

Measure #11315 | Published 6 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Feb 2016 ▲

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 On 29 December 2015, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued regulation 127/M-DAG/PER/12/2015 changing the regulations on importing used capital goods. The regulation replaces a 2011 regulation (cf. Related Measures).

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China: Extended import tax rebate on liquified natural gas

Measure #11311 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 7 Nov 2013 ▲

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 On 7 November 2013, the Chinese Ministry of Finance issued announcement no. 74/2013 extending the existing preferential import tax policies for three liquified natural gas projects (cf. Related Measures).

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China: Import ban on solid waste

Measure #11310 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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 On 30 December 2014, the Chinese government issued Announcement No. 80/2014 introducing a ban on imports of solid waste. The annex to the announcement includes a catalogue of all products facing the import ban.

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China: Eleven import/export processing bans lifted

Measure #11307 | Published 5 Apr 2016 | Inception 10 Nov 2015 ▲

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 On 10 November 2015, the Chinese Ministry of Commerce issued Announcement no.59/2015 scrapping the import/export processing bans on eleven products.

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