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Sri Lanka: Trade implications of 2012-2013 budget

Measure #6622 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 9 Nov 2012 ▲

Description

 On 9 November 2012, the Sri Lankan Minister of Finance and Planning presented the budget for 2013 in the Parliament. The following are changes relevant to international commerce.

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[+ 14 more sectors]

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[+ 148 more tariff lines]

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India: Re-export to Iran exempt from value-addition requirement

Measure #6344 | Published 2 May 2014 | Inception 30 Apr 2014 ▲

Description

On 30 April 2014, the Indian Ministry of Commerce exempted the re-export of food, medicine and medical equipment to Iran from any value addition requirement.

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[+ 143 more tariff lines]

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France: tax refund scheme in the agricultural sector

Measure #6309 | Published 25 Apr 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On 19 November 2013, France passed the 2014 Finance Act and introduced a refund scheme for propellant used in the agricultural production.  

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[+ 73 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Farm bill to repeal one export subsidy and modify another

Measure #5880 | Published 29 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

After months of negotiations, members of Congress announced on January 27, 2014 that they had reached agreement on a ne

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[+ 167 more tariff lines]

Sri Lanka: Across-the-board tariff increases in budget for 2014

Measure #5606 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

Sri Lanka’s budget proposal for 2014 raises tariffs across the board in a bid to reduce the country’s budget deficit. A total of 394 tariff lines are affected.

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[+ 16 more sectors]

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[+ 379 more tariff lines]

Czech Republic: Refund scheme for agricultural diesel

Measure #5000 | Published 11 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2010 ▲

Description

On 24 May 2010, the Czech authorities notified the EU about their intention to partially refund taxes on motor fuels used in the agricultural production. The scheme entered into force on 1 January 2010 and will last for 4 years.  

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[+ 8 more tariff lines]

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Germany: Tax rate reduction for agricultural diesel

Measure #4999 | Published 11 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

On 11 March 2013, Germany notified the EU about its tax relaxation scheme for agricultural diesel (HS 2710.1941 and 2710.1949) .

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[+ 8 more tariff lines]

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Colombia: Import clearing approval (Visto Bueno) for vegetables and molluscs

Measure #4672 | Published 23 May 2013 | Inception 27 Dec 2012 ▲

Description

On 27 December 2012, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism published Circular No.

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Poland: Tax refund scheme for the agricultural sector

Measure #4635 | Published 22 May 2013 | Inception 19 Dec 2012 ▲

Description

On 21 June 2012, Poland notified the EC on the amendment of their agriculture support scheme from 2006.  

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[+ 1 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: New farm bill under development

Measure #4632 | Published 21 May 2013 ▲

Description

The agriculture committees in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate are developing new farm bills to replace the previous (2008) farm bill. Each of them approved their versions in the week of May 13, 2013.

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[+ 180 more tariff lines]

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