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Knitted or crocheted fabrics; wearing apparel

Colombia: Temporary elimination of import duties on 3,095 tariff lines to benefit agricultural and industrial sectors

Measure #4595 | Published 19 May 2013 | Inception 15 Aug 2012 ▲

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On 15 August 2012, the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of the Republic of Colombia adopted Decree No.

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Brazil: National preference scheme for government procurement expanded

Measure #4549 | Published 16 May 2013 | Inception 27 Jun 2012 ▲

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On June 27, 2012, the Brazilian government announced an expansion of the national preference scheme for government procurement of medical and other products.

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India: Definitive antidumping duty on imports of cable ties from China and Chinese Taipei

Measure #4495 | Published 14 May 2013 | Last Updated 12/11/2013 | Inception 30 Apr 2009 ▲

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On January 1, 2008, the Indian authorities initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of cable ties from China and Chinese Taipei. The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 3926.9000.

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Russian Federation: State support for the domestic children's goods industry

Measure #4443 | Published 6 May 2013 | Inception 11 Jun 2013 ▲

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According to a report in Rosiyskaya Gazeta, an official newspaper of the Russian government, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (Minpromtorg of Russia) has formulated a strategy for the development of the children’s goods industry until 2020

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EC: Additional import duties on certain goods originating in the US

Measure #4418 | Published 25 Apr 2013 | Inception 18 Apr 2013 ▲

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In response to what it sees as the failure of the US to comply with a ruling of the WTO on trade remedies legislation, on 1 April 2013 the European Commission announced increases in tariffs from 6% to 26% on a range of imports from the US&nbs

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Argentina: Introduction of reference prices on imports of knitted cotton and polyester fibers

Measure #4392 | Published 17 Apr 2013 | Inception 11 Apr 2013 ▲

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On 9 April 2013, the Government of Argentina introduced reference prices applicable to the importation of knitted cotton and polyester fibers from China, India and other Asian countries.

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China: Import tax exemption on certain components and raw materials

Measure #4359 | Published 15 Apr 2013 | Inception 1 Apr 2013 ▲

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On 26 March 2013, the Ministry of Finance (MOF), the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), the General Administration of Customs (GAC) and the General Administration of Taxation (GAT) jointly released a Notice on Adjusting Import

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Argentina: Further increase of tax on foreign purchases to 35%

Measure #4295 | Published 28 Mar 2013 | Inception 31 Aug 2012 ▲

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On 31 August 2012, the Federal Administration of Public Investments of Argentina introduced a 15 per cent tax on all purchases made abroad with Argentinian credit-cards.  

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Italy: Aid to compensate for damage caused by the earthquakes of May 2012

Measure #4233 | Published 13 Mar 2013 | Inception 1 Aug 2012 ▲

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On 14 September 2012, the Italian Government notified the European Commission about an aid measure designed to compensate the damage caused by the earthquakes of 20 and 29 May 2012 in the Regions Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy and Veneto.

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Japan: State aid to Nikko Textile Corporation

Measure #4219 | Published 11 Mar 2013 | Inception 5 Mar 2013 ▲

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On 5 March 2013, the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ) announced to support Nikko Textile Corporation with a ¥3bn (US$31.23 million) investment for business development.

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