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Basic metals

India: Trade implications of the 2016-17 Budget

Measure #11409 | Published 14 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Mar 2016 ▲

Description

On 29 February 2016, India's Finance Minister presented the 2016-17 Union Budget. Implications for trade and commerce from the measures within this budget are summarised below.  

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Malaysia: Duty drawback facility on raw steel imports used for export purposes

Measure #11388 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 15 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 31 March 2016, the Malaysian Ministry of International Trade and Industry announced a new duty drawback facility on raw steel imports which are used in exported finished goods.

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UK: Stricter procurement guidelines to promote British steel

Measure #11383 | Published 12 Apr 2016 | Inception 3 Apr 2016 ▲

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 On 3 April 2016, the UK government announced in a press release that it had further tightened the procurement guidelines for steel.

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India: Buyers credit with Sri Lanka for financing projects in the water sector

Measure #11382 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 11 Mar 2016 ▲

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 On 11 March 2016, the Export Import Bank of India (EXIM) signed 3 Buyer's Credit Agreements under the National Export Insurance Account (NEIA) totalling USD 403.01 million with the National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWDSB), Sri Lanka.

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China: State aid to Lingyuan Iron & Steel Co.

Measure #11377 | Published 11 Apr 2016 | Inception 25 Dec 2015 ▲

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 On 25 December 2015, the Chinese state-owned steel manufacturer Lingyuan Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. announced that it has received state aid from the city government. The subsidy amounted to 790 million RMB, roughly 122 million USD.

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Pakistan: Regulatory duty increased on iron and steel products and introduced on aluminium alloys

Measure #11364 | Published 10 Apr 2016 | Inception 21 Mar 2016 ▲

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United States of America: Countervailing and antidumping duty investigation of carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length plate imports from twelve countries

Measure #11363 | Published 8 Apr 2016 ▲

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On April 8, 2016 a coalition of three firms (ArcelorMittal USA LLC, Nucor Corporation, and SSAB Enterprises, LLC) filed a petition seeking the imposition of countervailing and antidumping duties on imports of carbon and alloy steel cut-to-length p

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India: Initiation of antidumping investigation on imports of aluminium foil from China

Measure #11353 | Published 8 Apr 2016 ▲

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On 15 December 2015, the Indian Directorate General of Antidumping & Allied Duties, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, initiated an antidumping investigation on imports of aluminium foil originating in or exported from China.

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United States of America: Stricter Buy-American rules for steel and other materials in transportation projects

Measure #11347 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 6 Jul 2012 ▲

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On July 6, 2012 President Obama signed into law a bill (H.R.4348) known as the “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act” (MAP-21).

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United States of America: Buy-American waivers struck down by court decision

Measure #11346 | Published 7 Apr 2016 | Inception 6 Jan 2016 ▲

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On January 6, 2016 the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) of the U.S.

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