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Ferrous Waste & Scrap, Remelt Scrap Iron/Steel Ingot

United States of America: Increased emphasis on Buy American goals in railroad projects

Measure #6849 | Published 24 Jul 2014 | Inception 29 Sep 2010 ▲

Description

The Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration published a notice in the Federal Register on September 29, 2010 that appears to strengthen the Buy American emphasis in the procurement practices of the FRA.

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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United States of America/State of West Virginia: Buy American law

Measure #6787 | Published 19 Jul 2014 | Inception 30 Mar 2012 ▲

Description

The West Virginia Legislature approved in its 2012 Regular Session the Procurement of Domestic Products Act, requiring state agencies to purchase products manufactured in the United States.  

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[+ 85 more tariff lines]

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United States of America/State of Maryland: Bill expanding the scope of Buy American laws

Measure #6786 | Published 19 Jul 2014 | Inception 16 May 2013 ▲

Description

The Maryland General Assembly approved in its 2013 Regular Session, and the governor of Maryland signed into law, a law that expanded the scope of the local-content laws already on the books in that state.  

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Buy America provision in water projects bill

Measure #6594 | Published 21 May 2014 | Inception 14 Jun 2014 ▲

Description

President Obama signed into law on June 11, 2014 legislation imposing a Buy American requirement on iron, steel, and manufactured goods used in government-financed water projects.

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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South Africa: Local preference for metal scrap and waste

Measure #6548 | Published 19 May 2014 | Inception 10 May 2013 ▲

Description

On 10 May 2013, South Africa’s Minister of Economic Development gazetted Notice 470 of 2013, instructing the country’s International Trade Administration Commission to stop exports of ferrous and non-ferrous waste and scrap metal unles

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[+ 3 more tariff lines]

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[+ 15 more jurisdictions]

Kazakhstan: Temporary ban on export of waste and scrap of ferrous metals

Measure #6082 | Published 10 Mar 2014 | Inception 19 Feb 2014 ▲

Description

With Resolution No.

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Vietnam: Investment and export credit term extended for loss making enterprises

Measure #6023 | Published 22 Feb 2014 | Inception 22 May 2013 ▲

Description

On 22 May 2013, Vietnam through Decree No.

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[+ 67 more tariff lines]

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Kazakhstan: Temporary ban on export of waste and scrap of ferrous metals

Measure #5834 | Published 21 Jan 2014 | Inception 21 Dec 2013 ▲

Description

With Resolution No.

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United States of America: Waiver of Buy-American rules by the National Institute of Standards and Technology

Measure #5686 | Published 10 Dec 2013 | Inception 8 Nov 2013 ▲

Description

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced on November 8, 2013 that it is providing two program-wide, limited public interest waivers of the Buy American requirements set forth in the American Recovery and Reinvestment

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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Sri Lanka: Across-the-board tariff increases in budget for 2014

Measure #5606 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

Sri Lanka’s budget proposal for 2014 raises tariffs across the board in a bid to reduce the country’s budget deficit. A total of 394 tariff lines are affected.

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[+ 16 more sectors]

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[+ 379 more tariff lines]