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China: Canceled import tariffs for the development of national supported industrial technology

Measure #8957 | Published 28 May 2015 | Inception 1 Jul 2009 ▲

Description

On 20 August 2009, the Ministry of Finance issued Notice No. 55 of 2009. To support the industrial innovation and development, several machine parts or production materials will no longer be charged with the import tariffs and the import VAT.

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[+ 3 more sectors]

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[+ 82 more tariff lines]

India: Interest credit under interest subvention scheme for rupee export credit increased from 2% to 3%

Measure #8947 | Published 23 May 2015 | Inception 1 Aug 2013 ▲

Description

 On 26 August 2013, the Reserve Bank of India through Circular DBOD.Dir.BC.No.43 /04.02.001/2013-14 increased the interest credit under the interest subvention scheme for rupee export credits from 2 percentage points to 3 percentage points su

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[+ 13 more sectors]

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[+ 363 more tariff lines]

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India: Interest subvention scheme for rupee export credit extended to 134 engineering goods in 2013

Measure #8945 | Published 23 May 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

 On 14 January 2013, the Reserve Bank of India through Circular BOD.Dir.(Exp)BC.No.70/04.02.001/2012-13 extended the list of products eligible for an interest rate subvention scheme on export credit.

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[+ 119 more tariff lines]

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South Africa: VAT zero-rated on exports by rail or road

Measure #8932 | Published 21 May 2015 | Inception 2 May 2014 ▲

Description

On 2 May 2014, the South African Revenue Service issued Regulation 316 listing the new rules under which indirect exports may be zero-rated or when a recipient is entitled to a Value-Added Tax (VAT) refund when goods are exported.

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[+ 2 more sectors]

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[+ 103 more tariff lines]

China: Tariff Execution Plan 2015

Measure #8931 | Published 21 May 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

On 12 December 2014, the State Council has approved the new Tariff Execution Plan for 2015. Based on the Notice No. 32 of 2014, Customs Tariff Commission clarified several regulations in 2015:  

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[+ 22 more sectors]

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[+ 346 more tariff lines]

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India: New Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 announced

Measure #8925 | Published 20 May 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

On 1 April 2015, the Indian Ministry of Commerce & Industry through Notification No. 01/2015-2020 notified the new Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) 2015-2020 replacing the earlier FTP of 2014-19.

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[+ 32 more sectors]

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[+ 819 more tariff lines]

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Brazil: Increase of PIS/COFINS taxes on imports

Measure #8811 | Published 11 May 2015 | Inception 1 May 2015 ▲

Description

On 30 January 2015, the Brazilian government issued Provisional Measure No.

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[+ 42 more tariff lines]

China: New VAT rebates for exporters of 246 products

Measure #8792 | Published 7 May 2015 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

On 31 December 2014, the Ministry of Finance published Notice No. 150 to adjust the current VAT rebate policy to include exports on additional product codes.

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[+ 6 more sectors]

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[+ 199 more tariff lines]

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EC: Updated GSP and GSP+ schemes

Measure #8775 | Published 5 May 2015 | Inception 18 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

On 17 April 2015, the European Commission changed through regulation 602/2015 its eligibility criteria for its Generalised Scheme of Preferences (hereinafter: GSP), thereby amending regulation 978/2012.

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[+ 20 more sectors]

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[+ 994 more tariff lines]

Brazil: Decreased import tariff on 262 capital goods

Measure #8756 | Published 4 May 2015 | Inception 6 Mar 2015 ▲

Description

On 5 March 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 12 decreasing the import tariff on 262 tariff codes related to capital goods from 14% to 2%. However, only for 187 codes the reduced tariff is new.

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[+ 39 more tariff lines]

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