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United States of America: Defeat of a bill to provide loan guarantees for the commercialization of rare earths

Measure #6841 | Published 23 Jul 2014 ▲

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On July 22, 2014 the U.S. House of Representatives voted down a bill (H.R.1022) that would  have provided for various forms of governmental support to certain industries in the United States.

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United States of America/State of Maryland: Bill expanding the scope of Buy American laws

Measure #6786 | Published 19 Jul 2014 | Inception 16 May 2013 ▲

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The Maryland General Assembly approved in its 2013 Regular Session, and the governor of Maryland signed into law, a law that expanded the scope of the local-content laws already on the books in that state.  

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United States of America: Easing of export restrictions on certain military-related items

Measure #6780 | Published 18 Jul 2014 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

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In a final rule published in the Federal Register (Volume 79, Number 126) on July 1, 2014, the Bureau of Industry and Security of the U.S.

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India: Reduced restrictions on export of casein and its derivatives

Measure #6729 | Published 26 Jun 2014 | Inception 1 May 2012 ▲

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 On 1 May 2012, India removed the export ban on casein, caseinates, casein derivatives and casein glues. However, a license is still required for the export of the above products.

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Russian Federation: Quotas for migrants from visa-free countries may be cancelled

Measure #6703 | Published 18 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 16 June 2014, the State Duma, the Lower House of the Russian Parliament, adopted at first reading Draft Bill № 535567-6.

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Sri Lanka: Trade implications of 2012-2013 budget

Measure #6622 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 9 Nov 2012 ▲

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 On 9 November 2012, the Sri Lankan Minister of Finance and Planning presented the budget for 2013 in the Parliament. The following are changes relevant to international commerce.

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United States of America: Buy America provision in water projects bill

Measure #6594 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 14 Jun 2014 ▲

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President Obama signed into law on June 11, 2014 legislation imposing a Buy American requirement on iron, steel, and manufactured goods used in government-financed water projects.

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United States of America: Easing of export controls on spacecraft and related items

Measure #6587 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 27 Jun 2014 ▲

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On May 13, 2014 the Bureau of Industry and Security of the U.S. Department of Commerce published in the Federal Register (Vol. 79 No.

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Argentina: Decreased reference value on export of powdered milk (24 November 2011 – 27 November 2013)

Measure #6565 | Published 20 May 2014 | Inception 24 Nov 2011 ▲

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On 17 November 2011, the Federal Administration of Public Revenue (AFIP) issued General Resolution 3223 decreasing the reference values applicable to powdered milk for export to certain countries.  

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Argentina: Decreased reference value on export of powdered milk (6 September 2011 - 23 November 2011)

Measure #6564 | Published 20 May 2014 | Inception 6 Sep 2011 ▲

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On 29 August 2011, the Federal Administration of Public Revenue (AFIP) issued General Resolution 3173 decreasing the reference values applicable to powdered milk for export to certain countries.  

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