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Taxonomy: Affected Trading Partner - Viet Nam


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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Argentina: Updated list of criterion values for imports of automatic data process machines, magn reader, etc. computer hardware.

Measure #11371 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 17 Sep 2015 ▲

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On 17 September 2015, the government of Argentina introduced an updated list of criterion values for imports of automatic data process machines, magn reader, etc. computer hardware (HS 8471.60.52 and 8471.60.53).

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India: Initiation of antidumping investigation on imports of elastomeric filament yarn from China, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei and Viet Nam

Measure #11360 | Published 8 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 27 January 2016, the Indian Directorate General of Antidumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of elastomeric filament yarn from China, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei

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United States of America/State of Pennsylvania: Relaxation of Buy America rules for certain products made from steel

Measure #11351 | Published 8 Apr 2016 | Inception 24 Dec 2012 ▲

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On October 24, 2012 the Pennsylvania state legislature enacted a bill (H.B. 1840) that relaxed the state’s existing Buy American provisions with respect to certain steel products.  

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China: Bail out of Heilongjiang Longmay Mining Holding Group

Measure #11340 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 20 Nov 2015 ▲

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 On 20 November 2015, the Chinese coal mining company Heilongjian Longmay Holding Group announced it will receive 3.8 billion RMB (ca. 600 million USD) in bailout from the local government.

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China: Bail out of China National Erzhong Group

Measure #11338 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 22 Sep 2015 ▲

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According to consistent press reports, on 22 September 2015, China Erzhong Group Co. announced its state-owned mother company would take over its bonds.

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Greece: Export restrictions for 25 medicinal products

Measure #11335 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 16 Jul 2015 ▲

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On 16 July 2015, the Greek Health Ministry announced it would ban the re-export of 25 medicinal products. The move came after numerous reports of alleged "re-export abuses" which took advantage of the low prices in Greece.

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