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Rwanda: Temporary decrease of import duty on various raw materials and inputs for manufacturers in Rwanda

Measure #10932 | Published 1 Feb 2016 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

Description

On 20 June 2014 the East African Community (EAC) approved Rwanda to temporarily decrease the Common External Tariff of the Community on imported raw materials and inputs by manufactures in Rwanda to 0%.

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[+ 8 more sectors]

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[+ 89 more tariff lines]

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Kazakhstan: State support for the local processing industry

Measure #10893 | Published 25 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

On 5 December 2014 the Government of Kazakhstan approved Decree No. 1276.

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[+ 30 more sectors]

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EAC: Impose of levy on all imports into the Community

Measure #10882 | Published 22 Jan 2016 | Inception 1 Jul 2014 ▲

Description

On the 1 July 2014 the East African Community (EAC) imposed an infrastructure levy of 1.5% on all imports into the Community. This is with the exception of the United Republic of Tanzania, which will temporarily apply this levy for one year.

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[+ 23 more sectors]

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[+ 664 more tariff lines]

Brazil: Temporary decrease of import tariff on 724 capital goods

Measure #10880 | Published 22 Jan 2016 | Inception 18 Dec 2015 ▲

Description

On 17 December 2015 the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution No. 117 decreasing the import tariff on 724 tariff codes related to capital goods from 14% to 2% or 0% depending on the good.

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[+ 65 more tariff lines]

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Russian Federation: Law "On Industrial Policy"

Measure #9354 | Published 18 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

Effective 2015, the Russian government updated its industrial policy framework law.   On 31 December 2014 the Russian government approved Federal Law No. 488-FZ ("the law"). It enters into force on 30 June 2015.

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[+ 23 more sectors]

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Kazakhstan: Joint investment projects of the State Holding "Baiterek" and the Bank of China

Measure #9798 | Published 14 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

An official press release of the "National Agency for Technological Development" of the Republic of Kazakhstan reports arrangements reached during the state visit of the President Mr Nursultan Nazarbayev to China.

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[+ 21 more sectors]

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Eurasian Economic Union: Introduced possibility to temporary withdraw national treatment in public procurement

Measure #10800 | Published 29 Dec 2015 ▲

Description

On 23 November 2015 the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission approved Decision No. 69. It introduces a workflow on how the Eurasian Economic Commission will consider the notifications concerning a new public procurement rule.

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[+ 54 more sectors]

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Argentina: Introduction and subsequent termination of Prior Sworn Declaration Statements for Imports

Measure #10748 | Published 13 Dec 2015 | Inception 1 Feb 2012 ▲

Description

On 1 February 2012, Argentina’s Federal Administration of Public Revenues enacted Resolution 3252/2012.

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[+ 11 more sectors]

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[+ 668 more tariff lines]

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India: Interest Equalisation Scheme - interest subsidy for exporters announced

Measure #10736 | Published 12 Dec 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

 On 18 November 2015, the Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved an Interest Equalisation Scheme (earlier known as the Interest Subvention Scheme) that essentially provides an interest rate subsidy on Pre & Post Shipment Ru

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[+ 12 more sectors]

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[+ 401 more tariff lines]

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Malaysia: Introduction of export license requirements for a large number of goods

Measure #10392 | Published 18 Nov 2015 | Inception 1 Mar 2013 ▲

Description

On the 1 March 2013 the Customs (Prohibition of Exports) Order 2012 came into effect. The Order consists of three schedules of which schedule two is applicable under the GTA excise.

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[+ 5 more sectors]

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[+ 93 more tariff lines]

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