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Cotton Waste (Including Yarn Waste Etc.)

Tunisia: Elimination of import tariffs on raw materials and specific equipment not locally produced

Measure #12478 | Published 5 Aug 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2016 ▲

Description

On 11 May 2016, the Tunisian authorities notified the World Trade Organization that they have eliminated import tariffs on raw materials and specific equipment not locally produced corresponding to 2,168 tariff lines as of 1 January 2016.

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[+ 16 more sectors]

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[+ 826 more tariff lines]

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India: Special tax and incentives package announced for the textiles sector

Measure #12222 | Published 27 Jul 2016 | Inception 22 Jun 2016 ▲

Description

On 22 June 2016, the Government of India approved a package for the Textiles and Apparel sector. According to the official press release, these measures are expected to promote "employment generation, economies of scale and boost exports

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[+ 138 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Removal of exemption of some cotton product imports from an assessment

Measure #11861 | Published 24 Jun 2016 | Inception 15 Jul 2016 ▲

Description

In a final rule published in the Federal Register (Volume 81, Number 115) on June 15, 2016 and effective July 15, 2016, the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) of the U.S.

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Indonesia: Separate import licenses for non-hazardous and non-toxic waste

Measure #11774 | Published 1 Jun 2016 | Inception 2 Sep 2009 ▲

Description

On 2 September 2009, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade announced regulation 39/M-DAG/PER/9/2009 introducing import restrictions on non-hazardous and non-toxic waste.

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[+ 19 more tariff lines]

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China: Import tariff increases on numerous consumer goods

Measure #11271 | Published 1 Apr 2016 | Inception 8 Apr 2016 ▲

Description

On 16 March 2016, the Chinese Ministry of Finance announced import tax increases for numerous goods. The rates (a combination of import tariffs, consumption tax & VAT) were increased from 10 to 15% for the following products:

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[+ 12 more sectors]

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[+ 222 more tariff lines]

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EC: GSP for certain countries' sectors revoked for 2017-2019 period

Measure #11164 | Published 18 Mar 2016 | Inception 1 Jan 2017 ▲

Description

 On 9 March 2016, the European Commission announced regulation 330/2016 changing its Generalized Scheme of Preferences (henceforth: GSP) for a number of countries.

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[+ 11 more sectors]

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[+ 391 more tariff lines]

United States of America: Numerous changes made to the Generalized System of Preferences

Measure #9982 | Published 3 Oct 2015 | Inception 1 Oct 2015 ▲

Description

Effective January 1, 2017, three countries - Seychelles, Uruguay, and Venezuela – will no longer receive GSP benefits. As provided under U.S.

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United States of America: Reduction in the fees assessed on imports of cotton and cotton-containing products

Measure #9734 | Published 6 Sep 2015 | Inception 2 Nov 2015 ▲

Description

In a direct final rule published in the Federal Register on September 3, 2015, the Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) lowered the assessments paid by importers of cotton and cotton-containing products under the

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[+ 38 more tariff lines]

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Peru: The elimination of import tariffs on 1085 tariff lines

Measure #9609 | Published 14 Aug 2015 | Inception 6 Nov 2014 ▲

Description

Effective 7 November 2014, Peru eliminated the import tariffs on 1,085 tariff lines with Decree 314-2014.  The initial list, published as Decree 312-2014 foresaw tariff rebates for 800 further products.

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[+ 7 more sectors]

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[+ 337 more tariff lines]

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Indonesia: Specified Importer Identification Registration revoked for certain products

Measure #9522 | Published 31 Jul 2015 | Inception 13 Jul 2015 ▲

Description

 On 13 July 2015, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade announced regulation 50/M-DAG/PER/7/2015 revoking the Specified Importer Identification Registration system for certain products.

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[+ 1 more sectors]

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[+ 116 more tariff lines]

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