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Taxonomy: Tariff Line Affected - 0803


Bananas And Plantains, Fresh Or Dried

Colombia: Export subsidy for flowers, foliage, bananas, plantains and prawns

Measure #4753 | Published 13 Jun 2013 | Inception 11 Sep 2009 ▲

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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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Uzbekistan: Higher import duties on foodstuffs and cigarettes

Measure #4475 | Published 8 May 2013 | Inception 1 May 2013 ▲

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Effective from May 1, 2013, Uzbekistan has announced import tariff increases on a number of foodstuffs. The products involved are:

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[+ 25 more tariff lines]

Bangladesh: Reduced import duties on fresh fruits

Measure #4442 | Published 1 May 2013 ▲

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On 26 March 2013, the government of Bangladesh decreased import duties on certain fresh fruits by 10 percentage points.  After the reduction, the supplementary duty (including customs and regulatory duties) is set at 20 percent.

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Egypt: Increase in import tariffs on certain luxury goods and foodstuffs

Measure #4435 | Published 1 May 2013 | Inception 26 Mar 2013 ▲

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On 25 March 2013, Egypt announced a heavy increase in the import duties on a variety of “unnecessary consumer goods”.

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[+ 15 more tariff lines]

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[+ 8 more jurisdictions]

Bangladesh: Decreased import duties on fresh fruits

Measure #4386 | Published 17 Apr 2013 | Inception 1 Apr 2013 ▲

Description

On March 25, 2013, multiple news websites consistently reported on the decision of the Bangladesh National Board of Revenue to decrease the so-called supplementary duty on fresh fruits from 30 to 20 per cent. 

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Indonesia: Temporary import ban of certain fruits and vegetables

Measure #4116 | Published 29 Jan 2013 | Inception 28 Sep 2012 ▲

Description

On 26 January 2013, the Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture banned the import of 15 fruits and vegetables, namely:  potato, cabbage, Brussels sprout, other cabbage variety, cauliflower, broccoli, carrots, chillies, pineapple, honeydrew, banana

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EU: Import tariff quota for bananas from Colombia and Peru

Measure #4090 | Published 22 Jan 2013 | Inception 22 Jan 2012 ▲

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On 15 January 2013, the EU introduced a stabilisation mechanism for bananas (HS code 08030019) originating in Colombia and Peru (Article 15, EU 19/2013).

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EC: New Generalised Scheme of Preferences

Measure #4047 | Published 10 Jan 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

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On 25 October 2012, the EC adopted a new scheme of generalised tariff preferences for selected developing countries (regulation EU 978/2012) that replaces the 2008 regulation (EU 732/2008).  

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[+ 997 more tariff lines]

Canada: Enactment of the Safe Food for Canadians Act

Measure #3915 | Published 21 Nov 2012 ▲

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On November 20, 2012, the House of Commons in Canada approved on a unanimous vote Bill S-11, The Safe Food for Canadians Act. The bill will proceed to the Senate for royal assent, but will not come into force until the regulations are completed.

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