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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 28


Knitted or crocheted fabrics; wearing apparel

Argentina: Reference prices on certain knitted cotton fabrics from a list of origins

Measure #1997 | Published 17 Dec 2010 | Inception 15 Dec 2010 ▲

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Nigeria: Ban on importation of textile materials, vehicles and other products lifted

Measure #1986 | Published 13 Dec 2010 | Inception 19 Nov 2010 ▲

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The government of Nigeria has lifted the ban on the importation of textile materials and items such as toothpicks, furniture and cassava.  

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Egypt: 280million Egyptian pounds support for the textile industry, increase in subsidies to local exporters and exemption from customs duties

Measure #1934 | Published 11 Nov 2010 | Inception 1 Nov 2010 ▲

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Government is to disburse LE280 million to support 120 local spinning and weaving factories. The funds are to support local producers due to inadequate supply of yarn and the increase in global prices.  

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Republic of Korea: Export financing scheme to encourage imports by Mexican firms

Measure #1904 | Published 31 Oct 2010 | Inception 1 Jul 2010 ▲

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On 1 July 2010 the Export-Import Bank of Korea signed a US$50 million export financing deal with Bancomex. The press release published by the former agency states: 

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[+ 7 more sectors]

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[+ 157 more tariff lines]

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Bangladesh: Trade implications of 2010-2011 budget

Measure #1884 | Published 29 Oct 2010 | Inception 1 Aug 2010 ▲

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On 22 July 2010, the government of Bangladesh announced its budget for 2010-2011.

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[+ 9 more sectors]

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[+ 59 more tariff lines]

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Vietnam: Import tariff increases on a range of products

Measure #1850 | Published 20 Oct 2010 | Inception 24 Oct 2010 ▲

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Effective 24 October 2010, the government of Vietnam raised import tariffs on a range of goods. As announced by the Ministry of Finance, import tariffs on specified food items will increase to a level of 40 percent.

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[+ 12 more tariff lines]

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Philippines: Import duty reduction on raw materials and fuels

Measure #1849 | Published 19 Oct 2010 | Inception 7 Apr 2009 ▲

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On 7 April 2009, the government of the Philippines reduced import tariffs on a range of raw materials and fuels that could not be produced locally.

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EAC: Remission of duties on certain imports

Measure #1841 | Published 19 Oct 2010 | Inception 1 Jul 2010 ▲

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With Legal Notice No. EAC/12/2010, the members of the East African Community have revised import duties on a range of items.   Starting 1 July 2010, the following changes took effect:

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Malaysia: Trade implications of the 2011 Budget

Measure #1837 | Published 19 Oct 2010 | Inception 1 Jan 2011 ▲

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On 15 October 2010, the Malaysian Prime Minister held his Budget speech for 2011. Its implications for foreign commercial interests can be summarized under the following categories.   Industrial policy

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[+ 29 more tariff lines]

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Russia: Duty-free goods for the Russian Olympic Games in Sochi 2014

Measure #1814 | Published 11 Oct 2010 | Inception 21 Dec 2009 ▲

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By Government Decree from 21 December 2009 #1041 the duty free access of foreign goods imported to the territory of the Russian Federation for the use for the Olympic Games 2014 was introduced.

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[+ 90 more tariff lines]

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