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Taxonomy: Sector Affected - 42


Fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment

Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imports of goods for use in the construction sector

Measure #5181 | Published 31 Jul 2013 | Inception 13 Dec 2011 ▲

Description

On 13 December 2011, the President of the Republic, Hugo Chavez Frias, adopted Decree No.

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[+ 23 more tariff lines]

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[+ 5 more jurisdictions]

Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imports of audiovisual goods

Measure #5152 | Published 27 Jul 2013 | Inception 14 Aug 2012 ▲

Description

On 14 August 2012, the President of the Republic, Hugo Chavez Frias, adopted Decree No.

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[+ 4 more tariff lines]

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Venezuela: Import facilitation for raw materials, consumable and capital goods

Measure #5148 | Published 27 Jul 2013 | Inception 30 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On 29 January 2013, Venezuela’s Ministry of Planning and Finance (Ministerio del Poder Popular de Planificación y Finanzas) adopted Resolution No.

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[+ 11 more sectors]

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[+ 369 more tariff lines]

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[+ 9 more jurisdictions]

Venezuela: Temporary elimination of VAT on imports of clays, wollastonite, silicate and aluminium pellets

Measure #5117 | Published 21 Jul 2013 | Inception 9 Apr 2013 ▲

Description

On 8 April 2013, the President of the Republic, Nicolas Maduro Moros, adopted Decree No.

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Paraguay: Reduction of import tariffs on capital goods

Measure #5100 | Published 19 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jul 2009 ▲

Description

On 26 June 2009, Paraguay’s Ministry of Finance adopted Decree No. 2339 eliminating import tariffs on a list of capital goods.In a few exceptions, import tariffs were reduced to 2 per cent and not abolished completely.  

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[+ 170 more tariff lines]

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Brazil: Temporary elimination of import duties applicable to certain capital, information technology and telecommunications goods.

Measure #5097 | Published 18 Jul 2013 | Inception 26 Jun 2013 ▲

Description

On 24 June 2013, the Government of Brazil announced the temporary tariff reduction of the ad-valorem import duty applicable to certain capital, information technology and telecommunications goods.  

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[+ 34 more tariff lines]

Argentina: Reference prices on imports of billets or products of iron or non-alloy steel from Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay.

Measure #5092 | Published 18 Jul 2013 | Inception 17 Jul 2013 ▲

Description

On July 15, 2013, the Government of Argentina adopted reference prices applicable to the importations of billets or products of iron or non-alloy steel from Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay.

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Paraguay: Import tariff changes on selected basic chemicals, metal products and machinery

Measure #5079 | Published 17 Jul 2013 | Inception 15 Apr 2009 ▲

Description

On 15 April 2009, Paraguay’s Ministry of Finance adopted Decree No. 1813 modifying import tariffs on selected basic chemicals, metal products and machinery corresponding to the following tariff lines:  

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[+ 2 more jurisdictions]

Germany: Renewable Energy Sources Act to distort competition

Measure #5066 | Published 16 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2009 ▲

Description

On 25 October 2008, the German Bundestag adopted the “Erneuerbare Energien Gesetz” (EEG), a law to support the development of renewable energies.

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Japan: Export credit to Jorf Lasfar Energy Company in Morocco

Measure #5055 | Published 15 Jul 2013 | Inception 21 Jun 2012 ▲

Description

On 21 June 2012, the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) agreed with Jorf Lasfar Energy Company 5&6 S.A. (Morocco) to offer an export loan to finance the construction of a power plant.  

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