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Sri Lanka: Increased export duty on bulk tea

Measure #4471 | Published 7 May 2013 | Inception 23 Jan 2013 ▲

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  On 23 January 2013, Sri Lanka increased the export duties on bulk tea (HS Codes  0902.40.91, 0902.40.92, 0902.40.93 and 0902.40.99)  from Rs. 4 per kg to Rs. 10 per kg. (USD 0.08 per kg)  

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India: Import tariff changes in the Union Budget of 2013

Measure #4466 | Published 7 May 2013 | Inception 1 Mar 2013 ▲

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On 28th February 2013, the Indian Government announced the Union Budget 2013 with the following changes in customs tariffs as per Notification No.12/2013-Customs, amending Notification No. 12/2012.

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India: Increase in import duties on gold and platinum

Measure #4462 | Published 7 May 2013 | Inception 21 Jan 2013 ▲

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On 13 August 2013, the government of India increased the import duties on pure and impure gold, silver and platinum imports. The notification for the same is found below.   The increase in duties is as follows:  

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Republic of Korea: Restrictions of foreign worker entitlements

Measure #4445 | Published 6 May 2013 | Inception 1 Aug 2012 ▲

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On 4 June 2012, the Ministry of Employment and Labor of the Republic of Korea adopted a “Measure for Improvement in Foreign Workers’ Change of Workplaces and Prevention of Broker Intervention”.  

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EU: Import price scheme based on standard import values

Measure #4420 | Published 25 Apr 2013 | Inception 14 Jul 2011 ▲

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On 7 June 2011, the EC introduced (according to Regulation No. 543/2011) a new scheme of minimum import prices (so-called standard import values, SIVs) for certain fruits and vegetables.

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EU: Adjustment of tariff quotas on certain fruits & vegetables

Measure #4417 | Published 25 Apr 2013 | Inception 19 Apr 2013 ▲

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  On 19 April 2013, the EC adjusted the trigger level for a multitude of fruits and vegetables; namely: cucumbers, cherries, other than sour, apricots, tomatoes, plums, peaches, including nectarines, and table grapes

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Kazakhstan: Temporary ban on petroleum product exports

Measure #4415 | Published 24 Apr 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

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On December 28, 2012, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan (according to Resolution No.1694) imposed a temporary ban on the exportation of:

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India: Joining the International Trademark Registration System

Measure #4348 | Published 10 Apr 2013 | Inception 8 Jul 2013 ▲

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On July 8, 2013, India will accede to the so-called Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks.

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Republic of Korea: Eased rules for foreign worker employment

Measure #4220 | Published 11 Mar 2013 | Inception 2 Jul 2012 ▲

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On 2 July 2012, the Government of the Republic of Korea eased the rules for foreign worker employment (with an amendment of the Act on Foreign Workers Employment).

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Belarus: Indirect state support for the local textile industry

Measure #4204 | Published 7 Mar 2013 | Inception 7 Feb 2013 ▲

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With Decree № 92 of February 2, 2013, the Council of Ministers of Belarus authorised the compensation of the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus in 2013-2015 for the export loan (15 Mio.

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