ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Aug 2013

According to the TARIC database of the European Union, in August 2013 the European Union changed its import restrictions for a number of products.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

5

  • 2 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 2 liberalising

SOURCE

TARIC database, http://ec.europa.eu/taxation_customs/dds2/taric/taric_consultation.jsp?Lang=en (Downloaded on 2019-04-16)

Inception date: 01 Aug 2013 | Removal date: 01 May 2014

Import tariff

The European Union adjusted the policy instrument ''Import tariff'' for 2 6-digit HS product categories in August 2013 compared to the previous month. For these categories, the direction of the change is unclear and hence the intervention is classified as amber.
This number is based on consolidating the monthly changes in the TARIC database, having converted them into GTA intervention types.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 01 Aug 2013 | Removal date: 01 Jun 2014

Import tariff

The European Union relaxed the policy instrument ''Import tariff'' for 7 6-digit HS product categories in August 2013 compared to the previous month.
This number is based on consolidating the monthly changes in the TARIC database, having converted them into GTA intervention types.
Inception date: 01 Aug 2013 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

The European Union tightened the policy instrument ''Import tariff'' for 5 6-digit HS product categories in August 2013 compared to the previous month.
This number is based on consolidating the monthly changes in the TARIC database, having converted them into GTA intervention types.
Inception date: 01 Aug 2013 | Removal date: 01 Apr 2014

Price stabilisation

The European Union relaxed the policy instrument ''Price stabilisation'' for 6 6-digit HS product categories in August 2013 compared to the previous month.
This number is based on consolidating the monthly changes in the TARIC database, having converted them into GTA intervention types.
Inception date: 01 Aug 2013 | Removal date: 01 Jul 2014

Price stabilisation

The European Union tightened the policy instrument ''Price stabilisation'' for 10 6-digit HS product categories in August 2013 compared to the previous month.
This number is based on consolidating the monthly changes in the TARIC database, having converted them into GTA intervention types.