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Zinc Ores And Concentrates

Canada: Removal of 72 countries and territories from the General Preferential Tariff program

Measure #5557 | Published 14 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

Effective January 1, 2015, Canada will remove 72 countries and territories from beneficiary status under the General Preferential Tariff (GPT) program. The declared purpose of the change is to concentrate the remaining preferences on the leas

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[+ 29 more sectors]

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[+ 1199 more tariff lines]

Zambia: Suspension of export duty on copper and other minerals

Measure #5494 | Published 24 Oct 2013 | Inception 4 Oct 2013 ▲

Description

On October 4, 2013, Zambia’s Minister of Finance, Mr. Alexander Chikwanda, gazetted Statutory Instrument no.

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Colombia: Temporary elimination of import duties on 1247 tariff lines

Measure #4729 | Published 10 Jun 2013 | Inception 28 Jan 2010 ▲

Description

On 28 January 2010, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted in Decree No. 240 the temporary elimination of import duties on 1247 tariff lines starting with tariff line 2504 up to tariff line 9401.

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[+ 966 more tariff lines]

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Indonesia: Export ban on unprocessed metals and minerals

Measure #4691 | Published 23 May 2013 | Inception 6 May 2012 ▲

Description

On February 6, 2012, the Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) issued Regulation no. 7/2012, which entered into effect on May 6, 2012.

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Colombia: Temporary elimination of import duties on 3,095 tariff lines to benefit agricultural and industrial sectors

Measure #4595 | Published 19 May 2013 | Inception 15 Aug 2012 ▲

Description

On 15 August 2012, the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of the Republic of Colombia adopted Decree No.

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[+ 998 more tariff lines]

Vietnam: Increased import duties on certain mineral resources

Measure #4587 | Published 18 May 2013 | Inception 9 Jun 2013 ▲

Description

On 25 April 2013, the Vietnamise Ministry of Finance issued Circular no. 44/2013/TT-BTC increasing import duties on the following mineral resources:   Increase of duty from 30 to 40 per cent on:

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Bolivia: Nationalisation of the tin and zinc mine Colquiri

Measure #4551 | Published 16 May 2013 | Inception 20 Jun 2012 ▲

Description

On June 20, 2012, the Bolivian government has revoked (with Supreme Decree No 1264) Glencore’s lease of the tin and zinc mine Colquiri. The mining operations were then transferred to the state mining company Comibol.

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Australia: Extension of export grant scheme with emphasis on East Asian markets

Measure #4230 | Published 12 Mar 2013 | Inception 13 Feb 2013 ▲

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On February 13, 2013, the amendment to the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) Act 1997 has been introduced. The amendment contains the following effects on foreign commercial interests:

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Indonesia: Divestment of foreign mining companies

Measure #4071 | Published 16 Jan 2013 | Inception 21 Feb 2012 ▲

Description

On 21 February 2012, Indonesia issued a Regulation (No. 24 of 2012) to increase  the share of Indonesian firms in foreign mining companies. The new regulation is an revision of a regulation from 2010 (No. 23 of 2010).

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[+ 13 more tariff lines]

Indonesia: Export tax on mineral ores

Measure #4068 | Published 16 Jan 2013 | Inception 6 May 2012 ▲

Description

On 6 May 2012, the Ministry of Energy and Mining (according to Regulation No. 7 of 2012) introduced an export ban on 14 mineral ores including copper, gold, nickel, tin, silver, lead, zinc, chromium, platinum, bauxite, iron ore and manganese.

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[+ 13 more tariff lines]

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