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Taxonomy: Tariff Line Affected - 7204


Ferrous Waste & Scrap, Remelt Scrap Iron/Steel Ingot

United States of America/State of Arkansas: Incentives for a steel plant

Measure #8573 | Published 12 Apr 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2013 ▲

Description

In 2013 state and local governments in Arkansas provided incentives for the start-up Big River Steel mill.

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[+ 14 more tariff lines]

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United States of America/State of Louisiana: Incentives package for an iron and steel plant

Measure #8546 | Published 11 Apr 2015 | Inception 15 Sep 2010 ▲

Description

In 2010 the state of Louisiana provided an incentives package of $160 million in grants and loans to Nucor for an iron and steel facility.

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[+ 14 more tariff lines]

Pakistan: Regulatory duty increased on over 300 products

Measure #8399 | Published 11 Mar 2015 | Inception 12 Feb 2015 ▲

Description

 On 12 February 2015, Pakistan increased the regulatory duty on close to 280 products from 5% to 10%. Further a duty between 5-15% was imposed on 32 additional products.

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[+ 3 more sectors]

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[+ 59 more tariff lines]

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Uzbekistan: Approved measures with the aim to improve the efficiency of the stock exchanges

Measure #8370 | Published 10 Mar 2015 | Inception 1 Jun 2015 ▲

Description

On 23 February 2015 was approved Decree Nr. 31 of the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan. It amends Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan Nr. 174 of 15 April 1999.  

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[+ 2 more sectors]

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[+ 93 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Buy American amendment rejected in the Senate

Measure #8129 | Published 22 Jan 2015 ▲

Description

During its deliberations on January 20, 2015 of a bill (S.1) to approve the proposed Keystone XL pipeline for the transportation of oil from Canada, the Senate rejected an amendment that would have imposed a Buy American requirement on iron, steel

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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Vietnam: Addition to the list of scraps permitted to be imported as production raw materials

Measure #8004 | Published 27 Dec 2014 | Inception 2 May 2015 ▲

Description

On 19 December 2014, Vietnam issued Decision No. 73/2014/QD-TTg adding items to the list of scrap permitted to be imported as raw materials for production.

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[+ 5 more tariff lines]

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United States of America/State of Colorado: The Keep Jobs in Colorado Act

Measure #7945 | Published 16 Dec 2014 | Inception 24 May 2013 ▲

Description

On May 24, 2013 the governor of Colorado signed into law a bill (HB1292) entited the Keep Jobs In Colorado Act. Among its many provisions were several dealing with outsourcing and the procurement of domestic goods. 

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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United States of America/State of Minnesota: Buy American requirement for steel used in an airport project

Measure #7941 | Published 15 Dec 2014 | Inception 20 May 2014 ▲

Description

On May 20, 2014 the governor of Minnesota signed into law an omnibus bonding bill (H.F.2490) that includes $5 million for a grant to the Chisholm-Hibbing Airport Authority to build a new airline passenger terminal.

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Buy American provisions in an omnibus spending bill

Measure #7929 | Published 11 Dec 2014 | Inception 16 Dec 2014 ▲

Description

Congress approved, and the president signed into law (December 16, 2014), the “Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015” (H.R.83).

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[+ 44 more tariff lines]

Croatia: Export Support Action Plan

Measure #7521 | Published 18 Oct 2014 ▲

Description

On 8 May 2014, the government of the Republic of Croatia adopted an action plan specifically designated to supporting national exports in the period 2014-2015.

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[+ 375 more tariff lines]

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