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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 02


Live animals and animal products

Indonesia: Lowered cattle quotas for Q3 2015

Measure #9414 | Published 14 Jul 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2015 ▲

Description

On 13 July 2015, according to numerous and consistent media reports, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade lowered the import quota for cattle from 279'000 to 50'000 animals for the third quarter of 2015.

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Venezuela: Export ban for specific products

Measure #9410 | Published 13 Jul 2015 | Inception 22 Aug 2014 ▲

Description

On 22 August 2014, the Venezuelan government, announced its decision to prohibit the  export or extraction of items and products of the basic food basket, supplies, medicines, and other imported goods or products to be consumed by the pe

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India: Effective tax rate on onions, shallots reduced

Measure #9309 | Published 30 Jun 2015 | Inception 21 Dec 2010 ▲

Description

 On 21 December 2010, vide Notification No. 127/2010 - Customs, the Government of India has reduced the effective tax rate on onions to nil rate of duty, as opposed to the earlier 5%.

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Ecuador: Increased import tariff rates on several hundred products

Measure #9304 | Published 30 Jun 2015 | Inception 11 Mar 2015 ▲

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The Ecuadorian Committee of Foreign Trade (Comex), on 11 March 2015, decided to apply an additional tariff surcharge on a wide range of products. The surcharge varies between 5% and 45% depending on the type of product. 

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Uzbekistan: Introduced surcharge on goods imported from Ukraine

Measure #9303 | Published 29 Jun 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2015 ▲

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As of 1 July 2015 for a period of 12 months has been imposed an additional import fee on goods from Ukraine as follows:

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[+ 10 more sectors]

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Turkey: Loan to Syrian Arab Republic to finance Turkish exports

Measure #9295 | Published 28 Jun 2015 | Inception 22 Apr 2011 ▲

Description

On 22 April 2011, the Turkish government enforced an export credit agreement signed with the government of Syria in 2010.

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[+ 19 more sectors]

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Namibia: Import restrictions on dairy

Measure #9293 | Published 26 Jun 2015 | Inception 16 Sep 2013 ▲

Description

On 16 September 2013, the Ministry of Trade and Industry introduced import quotas on dairy, i.e., fresh, Extended Shelf Life (ESL, Ultra High Temperature (UHT) milk, buttermilk, curd, cream, cultured milk products, yoghurt and other fermented milk

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China: Generalized System of Preference for 32 LDCs

Measure #9270 | Published 23 Jun 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2010 ▲

Description

On 1 June 2010, the Administration of Taxation issued Notice No. 11 of 2010, issued a new Generalized System of Preferences for 32 least developed countries (as defined by Chinese authorities).

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Argentina: Updated list of reference values for exports of honey, grapes and garlic

Measure #9266 | Published 21 Jun 2015 | Inception 9 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

The government of Argentina on 9 April 2015, introduced an updated list of "reference values" for exports of natural honey, garlic, and fresh grapes. 

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Argentina: The Launch of the Ahora 12 Program

Measure #9196 | Published 16 Jun 2015 | Inception 13 Sep 2014 ▲

Description

In 13 September 2014, Argentina launched the “Ahora 12” program. This program allows individuals to finance the purchase of certain domestically-manufactured goods, in 12 monthly installments without interest.

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