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India: Trade implications of the 2016-17 Budget

Measure #11409 | Published 14 Apr 2016 | Inception 1 Mar 2016 ▲

Description

On 29 February 2016, India's Finance Minister presented the 2016-17 Union Budget. Implications for trade and commerce from the measures within this budget are summarised below.  

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Argentina: A reduction of export taxes for all minerals and manufactured products

Measure #11153 | Published 15 Mar 2016 | Inception 21 Dec 2015 ▲

Description

Argentina by means of Decree No. 160/2015,  announced the total removal of export taxes for all mineral and manufactured products.

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India: Interest Equalisation Scheme - interest subsidy for exporters announced

Measure #10736 | Published 12 Dec 2015 | Inception 1 Apr 2015 ▲

Description

 On 18 November 2015, the Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved an Interest Equalisation Scheme (earlier known as the Interest Subvention Scheme) that essentially provides an interest rate subsidy on Pre & Post Shipment Ru

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India: FDI cap and rules liberalised for several sectors

Measure #10355 | Published 12 Nov 2015 | Inception 10 Nov 2015 ▲

Description

On 10 November 2015, the Indian Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion liberalised FDI conditions in several sectors as summarised below.   General changes 

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India: Increase in FDI cap on defence investments

Measure #10235 | Published 24 Oct 2015 | Inception 26 Aug 2014 ▲

Description

On 26 August 2014, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion increased the cap on FDI in the Defence Industry from 26% to 49%. Such investments will still require prior approval of the government.   

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India: Increase in fund allocation for exports incentive scheme for 2015-16

Measure #10126 | Published 16 Oct 2015 | Inception 7 Oct 2015 ▲

Description

On 7 October 2015, as per an official Press release India increased the funds allocation for exports under the Merchandise Exports Incentive Scheme (MEIS) for the financial year 2015 (until 31 March 2016) from INR 18,000 crore (USD 2771 million) t

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Canada: Streamlining of licensing procedures for exports of dual-use goods to certain destinations

Measure #9756 | Published 9 Sep 2015 | Inception 12 Aug 2015 ▲

Description

In the August 12, 2015 edition of Canada Gazette (Vol. 149, No. 16) the Ministry of Foreign Affairs provided for a new General Export Permit No.

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United States of America: Elimination of the requirement for a Special Comprehensive License to export security-related goods

Measure #9735 | Published 6 Sep 2015 | Inception 25 Sep 2015 ▲

Description

In a final rule published in the Federal Register on August 26, 2015 (Volume 80, Number 165) the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) in the U.S.

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Eurasian Economic Union: Decreased import tariffs as of 1 September 2015 (part 1)

Measure #9479 | Published 11 Aug 2015 | Inception 1 Sep 2015 ▲

Description

On 2 June, 2015, the Board of Eurasian Economic Commission approved Decision N 85.

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India: Amendments to merchandise export incentive scheme of foreign trade policy 2015-2020 (July 2015)

Measure #9467 | Published 25 Jul 2015 | Inception 14 Jul 2015 ▲

Description

On 14 July 2015, the Ministry of Commerce & Industry through Public Notice No. 27/2015-2020 introduced the following amendments to the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) -   

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