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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]

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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[+ 12 more tariff lines]

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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]

Bolivia: Cancellation of mining concessions granted to a Canadian miner

Measure #4540 | Published 16 May 2013 | Inception 1 Aug 2012 ▲

Description

On August 1, 2012, the government of Bolivia issued the Supreme Decree No. 1308 revoking the mining concessions held by the Compañia Minera Malku Khota S.A.

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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 a variety of products including 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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China: New Tariff Implementation Plan for 2013

Measure #4015 | Published 19 Dec 2012 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On December 17, 2012, the Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China announced the Tariff Implementation plan for 2013.

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[+ 22 more sectors]

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[+ 354 more tariff lines]

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Chile: Elimination of import duties by 2015

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

Description

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]

Viet Nam: New tariffs for 2012

Measure #3782 | Published 18 Oct 2012 | Inception 1 Jan 2012 ▲

Description

Circular 157/2011/TT-BTC was enacted by the Ministry of Finance on 14 November 2011 and took effect from 1 January 2012. Around 945 import tariffs are cut in line with Vietnam's WTO commitments.

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[+ 3 more sectors]

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[+ 92 more tariff lines]

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