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Brazil: Import tariff changes on eight products following revision to the Exceptions list

Measure #11632 | Published 14 May 2016 | Inception 6 May 2016 ▲

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On 5 May 2016, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 42 changing the import tariff on a number of specific goods by including or excluding them from the List of Exceptions to the Common External Tariff (LETEC).

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Republic of Korea: Provides USD 1.5 billion in project financing for the Sabine Pass LNG plant project following Korean participation

Measure #11600 | Published 12 May 2016 | Inception 27 May 2013 ▲

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On 27 May 2013, the two government entities Export-Import Bank (Eximbank) of Korea and Korea Trade Insurance Corporation (K-Sure) announced project financing for the Sabine Pass LNG project.

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India: Incentives extended to additional markets under products export incentive scheme

Measure #11536 | Published 6 May 2016 | Inception 4 May 2016 ▲

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On 4 May 2016, the Indian Ministry of Commerce & Industry published Public Notice No.

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Canada: Elimination of MFN tariffs on numerous agri-food inputs

Measure #11535 | Published 4 May 2016 | Inception 16 Jan 2017 ▲

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On December 16, 2016 the Government of Canada published a notice

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United States of America/State of Texas: $12 million in incentives to Chevron USA

Measure #11508 | Published 30 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Jul 2013 ▲

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In July, 2013 the state of Texas provided $12 million in incentives to Chevron USA for the establishment of oil and gas facilities in Houston, Texas. The company’s capital investment in the project is projected at $662 million.

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Canada/Province of Alberta: Petrochemicals Diversification Program

Measure #11460 | Published 21 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Feb 2016 ▲

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On February 1, 2016 the government of Alberta unveiled a new Petrochemicals Diversification Program. The program will encourage companies to invest in the development of new Alberta petrochemical facilities by providing royalty credits.

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United States of America: Safeguard petition against imports of primary, unwrought aluminum (suspended)

Measure #11444 | Published 19 Apr 2016 ▲

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On April 18, 2016 the United Steelworkers (USW) filed a petition under the U.S. global safeguards law (section 201 of the Trade Act of 1974, as amended) seeking the imposition of restrictions on imports of primary, unwrought aluminum.

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Brazil: Reduced tariff-rate quota on methanol

Measure #11433 | Published 18 Apr 2016 | Inception 28 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 28 March 2016, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued resolution no. 28 altering the tariff-rate quota on methanol which carries the Mercosur Common Nomenclaure (NCM) 2905.11.00.

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India: Trade implications of the 2016-17 Budget

Measure #11409 | Published 14 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Mar 2016 ▲

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On 29 February 2016, India's Finance Minister presented the 2016-17 Union Budget. Implications for trade and commerce from the measures within this budget are summarised below.  

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Germany: Investment support for Heidelberger Druckmaschinen

Measure #11386 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 4 Apr 2016 ▲

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 On 4 April 2016, the European Investment Bank agreed to provide 100 million EUR for the development of new printing presses for Heidelberger Druckmaschinen, as part of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (henceforth: EFSI).

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