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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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Nigeria: Smoother customs procedures

Measure #4255 | Published 18 Mar 2013 | Inception 1 Mar 2013 ▲

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[+ 3 more tariff lines]

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Indonesia: Additional export tax on palm oil, cocoa beans, wood and leather products

Measure #4070 | Published 16 Jan 2013 | Inception 16 May 2012 ▲

Description

On 16 May 2012, the Ministry of Finance released regulation 75 of 2012 (75/PMK.011/2012) introducing higher export taxes on several products made from wood, leather as well as palm oil and cacao beans.

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[+ 4 more tariff lines]

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Canada: New certification/licensing requirements for grain imports

Measure #3917 | Published 21 Nov 2012 | Inception 1 Dec 2012 ▲

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Effective December 1, 2012 the Canadian Food Inspection agency (CFIA) requires either a phytosanitary certificate or an import permit for the import of a variety of grains.

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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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[+ 180 more tariff lines]

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Chile: Elimination of import duties by 2015

Measure #3834 | Published 1 Nov 2012 | Inception 5 Sep 2012 ▲

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On 27 April 2012, the Minister of Finance and Treasury, Felipe Larraín, announced that Chile will eliminate all import tariffs by 2015 (as a part of its tax reform which entered into force on 4 September 2012).

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[+ 22 more sectors]

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[+ 877 more tariff lines]

India: Increased number of countries from which poppy seeds can be imported

Measure #3736 | Published 8 Oct 2012 | Inception 5 Oct 2012 ▲

Description

On 5 October 2012, the Government of India announced an increase in the number of countries, from which the import of poppy seeds is permitted. The number of countries that are granted permission increased from 11 to 16.

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Indonesia: Reduced number of gateways for horticulture imports

Measure #3729 | Published 5 Oct 2012 | Inception 15 Mar 2012 ▲

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Ministry of Agriculture Regulations 88, 89, and 90/2011, as well as 03/2012 restrict the entry and exit points of agriculture products, implement testing at the border for fruits, vegetables and cereals, and requires pre-approval of imports from t

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[+ 53 more tariff lines]

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Norway: Increased duty-free quota access for agricultural products from EU

Measure #3613 | Published 5 Sep 2012 | Inception 1 Jan 2012 ▲

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In January 2011, the Norwegian government proposed a bill to Parliament on the entry into force of an agreement with the EU concerning extended trade in agri

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[+ 69 more tariff lines]

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Canada: Proposal to allow trace amounts of genetically modified organisms

Measure #3586 | Published 21 Aug 2012 ▲

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Canada is preparing a proposal addressing trade in genetically modified organisms (GMO) in food and feed to present to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

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[+ 53 more tariff lines]

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