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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 02


Live animals and animal products

Brazil: Tax refund for all companies exporting manufactured goods

Measure #7414 | Published 9 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

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On 16 September 2014, the Brazilian finance minister Guido Mantega announced that all exporting manufacturing companies will get a special tax refund, equal to 3% of the total value of their export, in 2015.  

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Brazil: Extension of tax break to all manufacturing companies active outside Brazil

Measure #7413 | Published 9 Oct 2014 | Inception 1 Oct 2014 ▲

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On 16 September 2014, the Brazilian finance minister Guido Mantega announced that the government is planning to extend a tax break to Brazilian manufacturing companies who are also active outside the country.

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Brazil: Reduction of import taxes on products used for the production of dairy products and biodiesel

Measure #7396 | Published 8 Oct 2014 | Inception 26 Sep 2014 ▲

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On 26 September 2014, Camex (the Brazilian Foreign Trade Chamber) issued Resolution No. 88, reducing the import taxes for products used for the production of dairy products and biofuels.

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Vietnam: National project list for attracting FDI released

Measure #7230 | Published 10 Sep 2014 | Inception 29 Apr 2014 ▲

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On 29 April 2014, Vietnam issued the Decision 631/QD-TTg listing 127 projects that are a priority for attracting foreign direct investments until the year 2020.

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Belarus: Introduced temporary ban on the exports of raw hides and certain semi-finished goods thereof

Measure #7224 | Published 9 Sep 2014 | Inception 8 Sep 2014 ▲

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On 4 September 2014, the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus (according to Resolution Nr.

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United States of America/State of Massachusetts: Government procurement of local food and food products

Measure #7209 | Published 8 Sep 2014 | Inception 30 Jul 2010 ▲

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A law approved by the state legislature of Massachusetts on July 30, 2010 establishes a “preference for those products of agriculture grown or produced using locally-grown products” for purchases by “the state purchasing agent re

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United States of America/State of Illinois: Government procurement of local food and food products

Measure #7208 | Published 8 Sep 2014 | Inception 18 Aug 2009 ▲

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Under the "Local Food, Farms, and Jobs Act" that took effect on August 18, 2009, the state of Illinois set a goal by which “20% of all food and food products purchased by State agencies and State-owned facilities, including, withou

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United States of America: Renewal of the existing antidumping order against imports of honey from Chinaantidumping order against imports of honey from China

Measure #6991 | Published 16 Aug 2014 | Inception 13 Dec 2012 ▲

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In a Federal Register notice published on December 13, 2012 the U.S. Department of Commerce renewed the existing antidumping order against imports of honey from China.

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Germany: State aid for removal and destruction of fallen stock

Measure #6868 | Published 29 Jul 2014 | Inception 16 Dec 2013 ▲

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Poland: Exemption from excise duty for taxable supplies of gas used for heating in agriculture, horticulture and fish farming

Measure #6822 | Published 22 Jul 2014 | Inception 28 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 28 January 2014, the European Commission allowed the Polish authorities to provide an exemption from excise duty for taxable supplies of gas used for heating to companies involved in agriculture, horticulture and fish farming.

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