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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]

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]

Venezuela: Import facilitation for raw materials, consumable and capital goods

Measure #5148 | Published 27 Jul 2013 | Inception 30 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On 29 January 2013, Venezuela’s Ministry of Planning and Finance (Ministerio del Poder Popular de Planificación y Finanzas) adopted Resolution No.

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[+ 11 more sectors]

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[+ 369 more tariff lines]

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[+ 9 more jurisdictions]

Venezuela: Elimination of import tariffs and taxes on goods for use in the construction sector

Measure #5114 | Published 20 Jul 2013 | Inception 3 May 2011 ▲

Description

On 30 April 2011, the President of the Republic Hugo Chavez adopted Decree No. 8.174 eliminating all import tariffs and taxes on a total of 52 specified goods for use in the construction of residential housing.

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[+ 63 more tariff lines]

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[+ 5 more jurisdictions]

United States of America: Buy-American requirement for iron and steel in water projects of the state of Texas

Measure #4937 | Published 4 Jul 2013 | Inception 1 Jun 2013 ▲

Description

On May 28, 2013, Governor Rick Perry of the state of Texas signed into law a bill (HB 4) providing funding for water projects.

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[+ 40 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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Colombia: Temporary elimination of import duties on fertilizers, wood and metal products

Measure #4724 | Published 10 Jun 2013 | Inception 14 Oct 2009 ▲

Description

On 14 October 2009, Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted in Decree No. 3967 the temporary elimination of import duties on fertilizers, wood, iron, steel, aluminum, and zinc products.

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[+ 62 more tariff lines]

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United States of America: Buy-American provision in construction bill

Measure #4705 | Published 28 May 2013 ▲

Description

The U.S.

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[+ 40 more tariff lines]

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]