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Indonesia: Import rules on organic agricultural products

Measure #7483 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 3 Jun 2014 ▲

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On 3 June 2013, the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture legislated regulation 64/Permentan/OT.140/5/2013, which sets requirements for the importation of organic food to Indonesia.

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China: MOFCOM closes loopholes on import duties for polysilicon

Measure #7481 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 14 Aug 2014 ▲

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On 14 August 2014, China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) issued Customs Announcement No. 58, closing loopholes in the import duties for solar-grade polysilicon.

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Indonesia: Required registration for coal exporters

Measure #7480 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 15 July 2014, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade announced new restrictions concerning the export of coal and coal-related products. The regulation 39/M-DAG/PER/7/2014 forces exporters of coal and coal-linked products (i.e.

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Brazil: Reduced local content requirements for early exploration of pre-salt oil deposits

Measure #7478 | Published 14 Oct 2014 | Inception 5 May 2014 ▲

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On 5 May 2014, Oswaldo Pedrosa, CEO of the state-owned company representing Brazilian interests in the exploration of pre-salt oil fields Pré-Sal Petróleo S.A.

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India: Provision for research institutions to get duty exemption on scientific and technical instrument imports

Measure #7475 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No.

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India: Exemption from special additional duty on import of certain items

Measure #7473 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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 On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 21/2014-Customs provided exemption from any Special Additional Duty (SAD) on the import of the following items:

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India: Certain exemptions withdrawn on import of certain electronic goods (secondary and higher education cess)

Measure #7470 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued Notification No. 19/2014 withdrawing an exemption for Secondary and Higher Education Cess from the countervailing duty imposed on imports of various electronic items.

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Brazil: Imposition of new local content requirements to boost the domestic solar industry

Measure #7469 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Last Updated 12/08/2014 | Inception 12 Aug 2014 ▲

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On 3 July 2014, Mauricio Tolmasquim, the head of the Energy Research Agency (EPE), announced that EPE and the Brazilian development bank (BNDES) are working on new local content regulations with the intention to boost the domestic solar industry.

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Indonesia: Technical restrictions for tin exports

Measure #7468 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Nov 2014 ▲

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 On 24 July 2014, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade issued regulation 44/M-DAG/PER/7/2014, which further restricts the export procedure of tin and tin-related goods from the country.  

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India: Certain exemptions withdrawn on import of certain electronic goods (education cess)

Measure #7458 | Published 13 Oct 2014 | Inception 11 Jul 2014 ▲

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 On 11 July 2014, the Indian Ministry of Finance issued Notification No. 18/2014 withdrawing an exemption of education cess from the countervailing duty imposed on certain electronic items.

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