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Fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

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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China: Removal of export taxes on pig iron, rare earths, tungsten, processed aluminum articles and molybdenum

Measure #8787 | Published 7 May 2015 | Inception 1 May 2015 ▲

Description

On 23 April 2015, the Customs Tariff Commission of the State Council issued Notice No. 3, revoking the export taxes on pig irons, rare earths, tungsten, processed aluminum articles and molybdenum.

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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 263 capital goods

Measure #8757 | Published 4 May 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

On 31 March 2015, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 22 decreasing the import tariff on 263 tariff codes related to capital goods from 14% to 2%.

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[+ 41 more tariff lines]

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Brazil: Decrease in import tariff on 636 capital goods

Measure #8716 | Published 28 Apr 2015 | Inception 19 Dec 2014 ▲

Description

On 18 December 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 118 decreasing the import tariff on 636 capital goods from 16% to 2%. Out of the 636 capital goods, 291 are new while 345 have been renewed.

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[+ 58 more tariff lines]

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Brazil: Decrease in import tariff on automotive parts

Measure #8709 | Published 28 Apr 2015 | Inception 19 Nov 2014 ▲

Description

On 18 December 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 116 decreasing the import duty on 111 codes of the Mercosur Common Nomenclature (NCM) related to automotive parts.

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[+ 30 more tariff lines]

Indonesia: Extended investment-related income tax reduction

Measure #8700 | Published 28 Apr 2015 | Inception 6 May 2015 ▲

Description

On 6 April 2015, the Indonesian government announced regulation PP 18/2015 extending the accessibility of investment-related tax incentives. The regulation came into effect on 6 May 2015.  

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[+ 23 more sectors]

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[+ 344 more tariff lines]

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Brazil: Decrease of import tariff on 412 types of capital goods

Measure #8693 | Published 27 Apr 2015 | Inception 26 Nov 2014 ▲

Description

On 25 November 2014, the Brazilian Foreign Trade Council (Camex) issued Resolution no. 114 decreasing the import tariff on 412 types of capital goods from 14% to 2%.

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[+ 50 more tariff lines]

Mexico: Initiation of antidumping investigation on imports of prestressed products from China, Portugal and Spain

Measure #8675 | Published 23 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

On January 30, 2015, the Mexican Ministry of Economy decided to initiate an antidumping investigation on imports of prestressed products from China, Spain and Portugal.

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