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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 28


Knitted or crocheted fabrics; wearing apparel

Egypt: Import certification required for imports of textiles and related products

Measure #3616 | Published 6 Sep 2012 | Inception 15 Jun 2012 ▲

Description

In November 2011, the Egyptian government (according to Ministerial Decrees 626 and 660) imposed additional requirements on imports of textiles, clothing, leather, footwear and bags, namely an inspection certificate to guarantee conformity with th

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United States of America: Buy-American policy for athletes' parade uniforms

Measure #3574 | Published 24 Jul 2012 | Inception 23 Jul 2012 ▲

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In a deal reached between by Senator Robert Menendez (Democrat of New Jersey), Chairman Larry Probst of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), and USOC Chief Executive Officer Scott Blackmun, the USOC declared a strict “Buy American&rdq

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United States of America: Renewal of preferences for African LDCs

Measure #3572 | Published 23 Jul 2012 ▲

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The Finance Committee of the U.S.

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Peru: Definitive antidumping duty on imports of certain types of apparel articles and clothing accessories from China

Measure #3556 | Published 27 Jun 2012 | Last Updated 23/12/2013 | Inception 23 Dec 2013 ▲

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On June 20, 2012, the Peruvian National Institute of Antitrust and Intellectual Property Protection (Indecopi) decided to initiate an antidumping investigation on imports of certain type of apparel articles and clothing accessories from China (Res

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United States of America: Increased fees on imported cotton products

Measure #3541 | Published 18 Jun 2012 ▲

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The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is proposing in a June 12, 2012 Federal Register notice [http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-06-12/html/2012-14184.htm] to amend the Cotton Board Rules and Regulations by increasing the

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Togo : Import ban on certain plastic bags

Measure #3461 | Published 30 May 2012 | Inception 25 Apr 2012 ▲

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Effective as of 5 September 2011, the government of Togo has banned imports of bags that are made of non-degradable plastic.

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Argentina: Reference prices on imports of certain type of embroidery in the piece, in strips or in motifs

Measure #3441 | Published 28 May 2012 | Inception 15 May 2012 ▲

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On May 11, 2012, the Government of Argentina adopted reference prices applicable to the importation of certain type of embroidery in the piece, in strips or in motifs from China and other Asian countries.  

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Italy: Rescue aid to ITTIERRE S.p.A.

Measure #3434 | Published 26 May 2012 | Inception 10 Nov 2009 ▲

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On 21 October 2009, the Italian authorities notified their intention to grant a rescue aid to ITTIERRE S.p.A.

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India: Exemption from special CVD ( additional duty of customs) on Wearing Apparel, Office Machinery and Medical Instruments

Measure #3410 | Published 25 May 2012 | Inception 1 Feb 2010 ▲

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Special Countervailing Duty has been exempted on imports of the following goods falling under the HS codes:

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United States of America: Procurement preferences for domestic biobased goods

Measure #3291 | Published 16 May 2012 ▲

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture is instituting Federal procurement preferences for products that substitute sufficient domestic biobased content for imported petroleum inputs.

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