ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Aug 2014

In August 2014, the government of Germany announced a change in the required local inputs to serve domestic customers and a change in its trade finance instruments.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 05 Aug 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Trade finance

 On 5 August 2014, the Germany Eximbank KfW announced it would provide an export credit worth 81 million USD to help finance the construction of the Long Beach Container Terminal. The credit will be used to pay for 72 battery-powered automated guided vehicles and a Battery Exchange Station, all provided by the German-based Terex Port Solutions company from Düsseldorf.
The list of affected trading partners is based on the 6-digit HS code 842890.

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