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Taxonomy: Tariff Line Affected - 0103


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Poland: Exemption from excise duty for taxable supplies of gas used for heating in agriculture, horticulture and fish farming

Measure #6822 | Published 22 Jul 2014 | Inception 28 Jan 2014 ▲

Description

On 28 January 2014, the European Commission allowed the Polish authorities to provide an exemption from excise duty for taxable supplies of gas used for heating to companies involved in agriculture, horticulture and fish farming.

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[+ 80 more tariff lines]

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India: Amendments to several export schemes under the foreign trade policy 2009-14

Measure #6722 | Published 26 Jun 2014 | Inception 28 Dec 2012 ▲

Description

On 28 December 2012, the Indian Ministry of Commerce & Industry introduced the following amendments to its foreign trade policy 2009-14:

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France: tax refund scheme in the agricultural sector

Measure #6309 | Published 25 Apr 2014 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On 19 November 2013, France passed the 2014 Finance Act and introduced a refund scheme for propellant used in the agricultural production.  

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[+ 73 more tariff lines]

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Indonesia: Easing of restrictions on imports of animal-based products

Measure #5621 | Published 29 Nov 2013 | Inception 28 May 2013 ▲

Description

On 28 May 2013, the Ministry of Trade (according to Regulation 22/2013) eased restrictions on imports of live animals, meat and other animal-based products.   The regulation eliminates:

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[+ 11 more tariff lines]

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Colombia: Temporary elimination of MFN import duties applicable to 3,490 products.

Measure #5323 | Published 3 Sep 2013 | Inception 15 Aug 2013 ▲

Description

On August 15, 2013, the Government of Colombia temporarily eliminated the Most Favored Nation (MFN) import duties applicable to goods classified under 3,490 tariff lines.  

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[+ 13 more sectors]

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[+ 717 more tariff lines]

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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]

United States of America: New farm bill under development

Measure #4632 | Published 21 May 2013 ▲

Description

The agriculture committees in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate are developing new farm bills to replace the previous (2008) farm bill. Each of them approved their versions in the week of May 13, 2013.

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[+ 180 more tariff lines]

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Belarus: Compensation for loss of crops, cattle and poultry

Measure #4310 | Published 2 Apr 2013 | Inception 28 Mar 2013 ▲

Description

With Decree № 134 of March 28, 2013, the Council of Ministers of Belarus introduced a new scheme to compensate 50 per cent of crop loss and 100 per cent of cattle or poultry loss in six Belarusian regions and in Minsk.

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Russian Federation: Tax benefits for farmers

Measure #4206 | Published 7 Mar 2013 | Inception 1 Jan 2013 ▲

Description

On September 19, 2012, the State Duma, the Lower House of the Russian Parliament, adopted amendments to the Federal Tax Code, which have the aim to support farmers in light of Russia’s accession to the WTO.

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Canada: Enactment of the Safe Food for Canadians Act

Measure #3915 | Published 21 Nov 2012 ▲

Description

On November 20, 2012, the House of Commons in Canada approved on a unanimous vote Bill S-11, The Safe Food for Canadians Act. The bill will proceed to the Senate for royal assent, but will not come into force until the regulations are completed.

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[+ 180 more tariff lines]

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