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G20 Trade and trade-related measures
   (October 2008 – mid May 2012)




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                                                                         Argentina
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

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   Country/                                         Measure                                                 Source/Date                      Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
Argentina        Initiation on 23 October 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                  Provisional and definitive duties
                 carbon steel but welded pipe fitting, of an external diameter of 2" or more but G/ADP/N/195/ARG,              imposed on 6 May 2009 and
                 not exceeding 12" (NCM 7307.19.20; 7307.93.00) from China                       22 February 2010              23 October 2009 respectively


Argentina        Initiation on 17 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document                Provisional duty imposed on
                 synthetic filament yarn (other than sewing thread), not put up for retail sale of G/ADP/N/202/ARG,            24 September 2009 for imports
                 polyester, measuring per single yarn more than 80 decitex but not more than       9 August 2010               from China. Definitive duty
                 350 decitex (NCM 5402.33.00) from China and Chinese Taipei                                                    imposed on 18 May 2010

                                                                             2009
Argentina        Initiation on 12 January 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 voile (NCM 5407.61.00; 5407.69.00) from China                                      G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31        imposed on 8 September 2009
                                                                                                    March 2011                 and 8 July 2010 respectively

Argentina        Initiation on 14 January 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on
                 multifunction appliances for processing of food and beverages (NCM                 G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31        8 July 2010
                 8509.40.50) from Brazil and China                                                  March 2011
Argentina        Termination on 12 February 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of frames        Resolución No. 43/2009
                 and forks, and parts thereof of bicycles (NCM 8714.91.00) from Chinese             Comercio Exterior -
                 Taipei (imposed on 24 May 2002)                                                    Ministerio de Producción
                                                                                                    (12 February 2009)

Argentina        Initiation on 2 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of             WTO document               Provisional duties imposed on
                 footwear (NCM 6401.10.00; 6401.92.00; 6401.99.10; 6401.99.90;                      G/ADP/N/202/ARG,           22 July 2009 (except for certain
                 6402.19.00;6402.20.00; 6402.91.10; 6402.91.90; 6402.99.10; 6402.99.90;             9 August 2010              tariff lines NCM 6402.19.00;
                 6403.19.00; 6403.20.00; 6403.40.00; 6403.51.00; 6403.51.90; 6403.59.10;                                       6402.91.90; 6402.99.90;
                 6403.59.90; 6403.91.10; 6403.91.90; 6403.99.10; 6403.99.90; 6404.11.00;                                       6403.19.00; 6403.91.90;
                 6404.19.00; 6404.20.00; 6405.10.10; 6405.10.20; 6405.10.90; 6405.20.00;                                       6403.99.90; 6404.11.00;
                 6405.90.00) from China                                                                                        6405.10.90). Definitive duty
                                                                                                                               imposed on 22 March 2010

Argentina        Initiation on 9 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel       WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on
                 and rims (NCM 8708.70.90; 8716.90.90) from China                                   G/ADP/N/223/ARG,           19 November 2009
                                                                                                    25 April 2012
Argentina        Termination on 23 March 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                  WTO document
                 cypermethrin (NCM 3808.10) from India (imposed on 27 March 2006)                   G/ADP/N/188/ARG,
                                                                                                    7 October 2009
Argentina        Initiation on 30 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 denim (NCM 5208.43.00; 5209.42.10; 5209.42.90; 5210.49.10; 5211.42.10;             G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31        imposed on 13 September 2009
                 5211.42.90) from China                                                             March 2011                 and 9 September 2010
                                                                                                                               respectively

Argentina        Initiation on 30 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 compact discs-recordable CD-R (NCM 8523.40.11) from Paraguay                       G/ADP/N/195/ARG/Rev.1,     imposed on 24 September 2009
                                                                                                    23 April 2010 Resolución   and 23 September 2010
                                                                                                    No. 83/2010 Comercio       respectively
                                                                                                    Exterior - Ministerio de
                                                                                                    Industria
                                                                                                    (23 September 2010)
Argentina        Initiation on 18 May 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of piping       WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on 20
                 fittings (NCM 7307.19.10; 7307.19.90) from Brazil and China                        G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31        November 2010
                                                                                                    March 2011
Argentina        Termination on 22 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of certain            WTO document
                 polyethylene terephthalate (PET) (NCM 3907.60) from Brazil (imposed on             G/ADP/N/188/ARG,
                 16 March 2006)                                                                     7 October 2009
Argentina        Initiation on 3 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of traction     WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 machinery for elevators and goods lifts (NCM 8425.31.10) from China                G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31        imposed on 2 March 2010 and 4
                                                                                                    March 2011                 December 2010 respectively




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Argentina   Initiation on 17 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of printing WTO document                       Definitive duty imposed on
            inks (NCM 3204.17.00; 3212.90.90; 3215.11.00; 3215.19.00) from Brazil           G/ADP/N/216/ARG,                   17 January 2011
                                                                                            3 October 2011
Argentina   Initiation on 21 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                       Provisional and definitive duties
            insulation displacement connectors (NCM 8536.90.90) from India                  G/ADP/N/216/ARG,                   imposed on 26 May 2010 and 20
                                                                                            3 October 2011                     January 2011 respectively

Argentina   Initiation on 15 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 15
            hypodermic syringes of plastic, disposable, sterile, with or without needles           G/ADP/N/216/ARG,            March 2011
            (NCM 9018.31.11; 9018.31.19) from China                                                3 October 2011

Argentina   Initiation on 15 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
            gas screw compressors (NCM 8414.30.99; 8414.80.32) from Brazil                         G/ADP/N/216/ARG,            imposed on 22 July 2010 and 16
                                                                                                   3 October 2011              March 2011 respectively

Argentina   Termination on 24 September 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                     WTO document
            investigation on imports of synthetic staple fibres of polyesters , not carded,        G/ADP/N/195/ARG,
            combed or otherwise processed for spinning (NCM 5503.20.90) from                       22 February 2010, and
            Indonesia (initiated on 17 November 2008)                                              Resolución No. 123/2010
                                                                                                   Ministerio de Industria y
                                                                                                   Turismo (14 May 2010)

Argentina   Initiation on 22 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of              WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 4 May
            electric space heating apparatus, and soil heating apparatus (NCM                      G/ADP/N/216/ARG,            2011
            8516.29.00) from China                                                                 3 October 2011
Argentina   Initiation on 2 December 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of              WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 1 June
            table, floor, wall, window, ceiling or roof fans, with a self-contained electric       G/ADP/N/216/ARG,            2011
            motor (NCM 8414.51.10; 8414.51.90; 8414.59.90) from China                              3 October 2011

Argentina   Initiation on 22 December 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of             WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 5 July
            tyres (NCM 4011.10.00; 4011.20.90; 4011.61.00; 4011.92.10; 4011.92.90)                 G/ADP/N/216/ARG,            2011
            from China                                                                             3 October 2011
                                                                       2010
Argentina   Termination on 2 February 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping           WTO document
            investigation on imports of floating flooring (NCM 4410.11.20; 4410.32.00; G/ADP/N/202/ARG,
            4411.12.90; 4411.13.90; 4411.14.90; 4411.19.00; 4411.29.00; 4411.39.00;    9 August 2010
            4411.92.90; 4411.93.90) from China, Germany, and Switzerland (initiated on
            23 January 2009)

Argentina   Initiation on 16 February 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of             WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 12
            men's or boy's suits, blazers and jackets (NCM 6203.11.00; 6203.12.00;                 G/ADP/N/216/ARG,            August 2011
            6203.19.00; 6203.22.00; 6203.23.00; 6203.29.10; 6203.29.90; 6203.31.00;                3 October 2011 and
            6203.32.00; 6203.33.00; 6203.39.00) from China                                         Resolución No. 349/2011
                                                                                                   Comercio Exterior -
                                                                                                   Ministerio de Industria
                                                                                                   (12 August 2011)

Argentina   Initiation on 2 March 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel           WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 8
            straight slaw blades, for working metals (NCM 8202.91.00; 8202.99.90) from             G/ADP/N/223/ARG,            September 2011
            China                                                                                  25 April 2012
Argentina   Termination on 14 May 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of synthetic              WTO document
            staple fibres of polyesters , not carded, combed or otherwise processed for            G/ADP/N/202/ARG,
            spinning (NCM 5503.20.90) from China and India (investigation initiated on             9 August 2010
            17 November 2008, duties imposed on 24 September 2009)

Argentina   Termination on 8 July 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of voile (NCM WTO document
            5407.61.00; 5407.69.00) from Brazil (investigation initiated on 12 January G/ADP/N/188/ARG,
            2009 and duties imposed on 8 September 2009)                               7 October 2009 and
                                                                                       Resolución No. 9/2010
                                                                                       Comercio Exterior -
                                                                                       Ministerio de Industria
                                                                                       (8 July 2010)
Argentina   Initiation on 14 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of WTO document
            bed linen (NCM 6302.60.00; 6302.91.00; 6302.93.00; 6302.99.10;             G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31
            6302.99.90) from Brazil                                                    March 2011




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Argentina   Initiation on 15 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document                Provisional duty imposed on 13
            paper and paperboard, coated on one or both sides with kaolin (China clay) or     G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31         March 2012
            other inorganic substances, with or without a blinder, and with no other          March 2011 and Resolución
            coating, whether or not surface-coloured, surface-decorated or printed, in        No. 63/2012 Comercio
            rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any size (NCM 4810.13.89;      Exterior - Ministerio de
            4810.13.90; 4810.19.89; 4810.19.90) from Austria, China, Finland, and the         Economía y Finanzas
            United States                                                                     Públicas (13 March 2012)

Argentina   Initiation on 16 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document
            glass fibres (including glass wool) and articles thereof (NCM 7019.39.00)         G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31
            from Mexico                                                                       March 2011
Argentina   Termination on 28 December 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                 WTO document
            investigation on imports of polypropylene yarns (NCM 5402.48.00;                  G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31
            5402.59.00) from Brazil (initiated on 11 February 2010)                           March 2011

                                                                         2011
Argentina   Termination on 24 January 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of manual WTO document
            kitchen lighters (NCM 9613.80.00) from China (investigation initiated on   G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            11 July 2009, and provisional duty imposed on 29 March 2010)               3 October 2011

Argentina   Initiation on 4 March 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document
            electric motors of an output exceeding 0.12 KW but not exceeding 3 KW             G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            (NCM 8501.40.19) from China                                                       3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 11 March 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                    WTO document
            investigation on imports of electric pumps (NCM 8413.70.80; 8413.70.90)           G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            from China (initiated on 16 September 2009)                                       3 October 2011

Argentina   Initiation on 31 March 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document
            photographic plates, sensitised for X-ray (NCM 3701.10.29) from the United        G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            States                                                                            3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 4 April 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of glass wool,      WTO document
            agglomerated with thermosetting phenolic resins, with or without covering         G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            from South Africa (imposed on 19 April 2002)                                      3 October 2011

Argentina   Initiation on 7 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document
            sunglasses, and frames and mountings for spectacles, goggles or the like, and     G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            parts thereof (NCM 9003.11.00; 9003.19.10; 9003.19.90; 9004.10.00;                3 October 2011
            9004.90.10) from China
Argentina   Initiation on 8 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of straight   WTO document
            slaw blades (NCM 8202.91.00; 8202.99.90) from India                               G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
                                                                                              3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 11 April 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                    WTO document
            investigation on imports of chlorodifluoromethane (NCM 2903.49.11) from           G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            China (initiatied on 29 September 2009)                                           3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 2 May 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation WTO document
            on imports of electrical ignition or starting equipment of a kind used for spark- G/ADP/N/195/ARG,
            ignition or compression-ignition internal combustion engines (for example,        22 February 2010 and
            ignition magnetos, magneto-dynamos, ignition coils, sparking plugs and glow Permanent Delegation of
            plugs, starter motors), generators (NCM 8511.30.20; 8511.80.30;                   Argentina to the WTO (17
            8511.80.90; 9032.89.11) from China (initiated on 2 November 2009)                 October 2011)


Argentina   Termination on 3 May 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation         WTO document
            on imports of certain oil country tubular goods (NCM 7304.29.10;                  G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            7304.29.31; 7304.29.39; 7304.29.90; 7306.29.00) from China (initiated on          3 October 2011
            3 November 2009)
Argentina   Termination on 20 May 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of austenitic  WTO document
            stainless steel pipes and tubes from Brazil and Chinese Taipei (imposed on  G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            21 May 2003)                                                                3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 6 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of flat rolled WTO document
            products of iron or non alloy steel from Brazil, Russian Federation, and    G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
            Ukraine (imposed on 10 December 1999)                                       3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 17 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of herbicides WTO document
            from Japan (imposed on 25 June 2002)                                        G/ADP/N/216/ARG,
                                                                                        3 October 2011
Argentina   Termination on 18 July 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation WTO document
            on imports of air conditioning machines (NCM 8415.10.11; 8415.83.00;        G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
            8418.69.40) from Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia; Thailand; and Viet Nam           25 April 2012
            (initiated on 16 February 2010)




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Argentina        Initiation on 27 July 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document
                 unglazed ceramic flags and paving, hearth or wall tiles; unglazed ceramic         G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
                 mosaic cubes and the like, whether or not on a backing (NCM 6907.90.00)           25 April 2012
                 from China
Argentina        Initiation on 2 August 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document
                 poly(vinyl chloride), not mixed with any other substances (NCM 3904.10.10)        G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
                 from the United States                                                            25 April 2012
Argentina        Initiation on 2 August 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document
                 polyethers (polieter poliol copolímero ) (NCM 3907.20.39) from the United         G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
                 States                                                                            25 April 2012
Argentina        Termination on 16 August 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
                 investigation on imports of butcher's or kitchen knives having fixed blades       G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
                 (NCM 8211.92.10) from Brazil and China (initiated on 26 March 2009)               25 April 2012

Argentina        Termination on 5 September 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
                 polystyrene foam trays (NCM 3923.90.00) from Uruguay (imposed on                  G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
                 5 September 2008)                                                                 25 April 2012
Argentina        Termination on 21 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
                 twist drill bits with cylindrical shank (NCM 8207.50.11; 8207.50.19) from         G/ADP/N/223/ARG,
                 India (imposed on 21 December 2006)                                               25 April 2012

                                                                              2012
Argentina        Termination on 13 March 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                    WTO document
                 investigation on imports of paper and paperboard, coated on one or both sides     G/ADP/N/209/ARG, 31
                 with kaolin (China clay) or other inorganic substances, with or without a         March 2011 and Permanent
                 blinder, and with no other coating, whether or not surface-coloured, surface-     Delegation of Argentina to
                 decorated or printed, in rolls or rectangular (including square) sheets, of any   the WTO (26 April 2012)
                 size (NCM 4810.13.89; 4810.13.90; 4810.19.89; 4810.19.90) from Korea,
                 Rep. of (initiated on 15 December 2010)

Argentina        Initiation on 23 April 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           Resolución No. 39/2012
                 poly(ethylene terephthalate) granules "PET" (NCM 3907.60.00) from China;          Comercio Exterior -
                 India; Korea, Rep. of; Chinese Taipei; and Thailand                               Secretaría de Comercio
                                                                                                   Exterior (23 April 2012)
Other trade measures
                                                                              2008
Argentina        Application of non-automatic import licensing requirements, covering              Resoluciones Nos. 343/07;
                 products such as textiles, steel, metallurgical products, and tyres (NCM          588/08; 444/04; MP 26/09,
                 Chapters 40; 61; 63; 73; 82; 84; 85; 87; 94; 96)                                  and MP 61/09 (Various
                                                                                                   dates starting on
                                                                                                   4 November 2008 to
                                                                                                   4 March 2009)

                                                                              2009
Argentina        Application of "criterion values" covering around 1,000 imported products         Permanent Delegation of
                 considered sensitive (i.e. auto parts, textiles, TV, toys, shoes, and leather     Argentina to the WTO
                 goods). These products May be subject to control for customs valuation            (18 February 2009)
                 purposes
Argentina        Elimination of export taxes (set at 5% in August 2006) for dairy products (35  Permanent Delegation of         Effective 1 January 2009
                 HS tariff lines - Codes 0401; 0402; 0403; 0404; 0405; 0406; and 1901.90.90)    Argentina to the WTO
                                                                                                (6 March 2009)
Argentina        Imposition of precautionary price references for copper exports (NCM 7401) Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                Argentina to the WTO
                                                                                                (9 March 2009)
Argentina        Application of "criterion values" (valores criterios ) for imports of products Permanent Delegation of
                 such as "cermet" (ceramic and metal manufactures); sweaters and pullovers; Argentina to the WTO (17,
                 brake pads, linings, and clutches discs; and electric heating radiators and 27 March, and
                 equipments                                                                     14 April 2009)
Argentina        Incorporation of 12 new items to the list of products subject to import        WTO document
                 licensing procedures such as aluminium, and miscellaneous articles of base     G/LIC/N/2/ARG/4/Add.2,
                 metal (NCM 7604.10.10; 7604.10.21; 7604.10.29; 7604.21.00; 7604.29.19; 1 April 2009, and various
                 7604.29.20; 7606.11.90; 7606.12.90; 7607.11.90; 7607.19.90; 7612.10.00;        other dates
                 8309.90.00)
Argentina        Suspension (for 30 days) of import licensing requirements for self-tapping     Permanent Delegation of         No longer applicable
                 screws, and other types of screws and bolts                                    Argentina to the WTO
                                                                                                (15 April 2009)
Argentina        Change in import procedures for tyres for final consumption (one tariff line)  Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                Argentina to the WTO
                                                                                                (23 April 2009)




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Argentina   Change in the coverage of non-automatic import licences (affecting products          Permanent Delegation of
            such as switching and routing apparatus, and electrical generators)                  Argentina to the WTO
                                                                                                 (14 July 2009)
Argentina   Application of non-automatic import licensing requirements, covering                 WTO documents               Some tariff lines from Chapter 59
            products such as textile fabrics, autoparts, electrical machinery and                G/LIC/N/2/ARG/22,           were eliminated, and are now
            equipments, vehicles, parts and accessories of motor vehicles, articles of           3 November 2009 and         subject to import certification
            apparel and clothing accessories, chemicals, and paper (NCM Chapters 28;             G/LIC/N/2/ARG/23,
            48; 51; 52; 54; 55; 59; 60; 61; 62; 65; 68; 84; 85; 87)                              27 November 2009 and
                                                                                                 Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                 Argentina to the WTO
                                                                                                 (December 2010)
Argentina   Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter preventivo )        Resoluciones Generales
            for imports of a number of products such as fungicides (NCM 3808.92.95);             AFIP Nos. 2699/2009,
            electro-mechanical domestic appliances (NCM 8509.40.20; 8509.40.50);                 2700/2009 and 2701/2009
            system disks for laser reading DVD's (NCM 8523.40.11); from certain                  (4 November 2009)
            specified origins

Argentina   Application of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter preventivo ) for Permanent Delegation of
            imports of a number of products, i.e. electrical ignition or starting equipment Argentina to the WTO
            (NCM 8511.80.30; 8511.80.90); and automatic regulating or controlling            (December 2010)
            instruments and apparatus (NCM 9032.89.11)

Argentina   Increase of the value-added tax (from 10.5% to 21%) for information                  Ley 26.539                  Since November 2009 no
            technology products (NCM 8415; 8418; 8516; 8517; 8518; 8519; 8521;                   (20 November 2009)          modification of product coverage
            8527; 8528), as well as of the product coverage for the application of the
            excise tax (17%). Products manufactured or assembled in the Tierra del
            Fuego free zone are exempted

                                                                         2010
Argentina   New customs regulation "aduanas especializadas en el despacho de               Resolución No. 3/2010 DGA
            determinadas mercaderías de importación para consumo " amending the list (29 January 2010).
            of entry points (selected seaports and airports) for certain products such as
            carbonates; tableware and kitchenware; articles of leather; textiles and
            apparel; footwear; ceramic products; glassware; imitation jewellery; articles
            of iron or steel; articles of base metal; machinery and mechanical appliances;
            electrical machinery and equipment; vehicles and parts and accessories;
            clocks and watches; lamps; toys; and manufactured articles
            (NCM Chapters 28; 39; 42; 50 to 64; 69; 70; 71; 73; 82; 83; 84; 85; 87; 90;
            94; 95; 96)

Argentina   Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )       Resoluciones Generales
            for imports of a number of products such as baby carriages and parts (NCM            AFIP Nos. 2720/2009,
            8715.00); flywheels and pulleys, including pulley blocks (NCM 8483.50.90);           2730/2009, 2777/2010,
            automatic circuit breakers (NCM 8536.20.00); other knitted or crocheted              2778/2010, 2779/2010,
            fabrics of synthetic fibres dyed or printed (NCM 6006.42.00; 6006.44.00);            2780/2010, 2781/2010,
            stemware drinking glasses, other than of glass-ceramics (NCM 7013.28.00);            2783/2010 and 2785/2010
            other drinking glasses, other than of glass-ceramics (NCM 7013.37.00); and           (various dates
            benzoyl peroxide (NCM 2916.32.10), from certain specified origins                    from November 2009 to
                                                                                                 March 2010).

Argentina   Adjustment of "criterion values" (valores referenciales de exportación de            Resoluciones Generales
            carácter precautorio ) for exports of a number of products such as natural           AFIP Nos. 2786/2010,
            honey (NCM 0409.00.00); fresh grapes (NCM 0806.10.00); copper and                    2787/2010, 2788/2010, and
            articles thereof (NCM 74); and fresh apples, pears and quinces (NCM                  2790/2010
            0808.10.00; 0808.20.10), for certain specified destinations                          (26 February 2010)

Argentina   Temporary export ban on ferrous waste and scrap, remelting scrap ingots of           Permanent Delegation of     The export ban was extended
            iron or steel (NCM 7204.10.00; 7204.21.00; 7204.29.00; 7204.30.00;                   Argentina to the WTO        until 5 July 2011
            7204.41.00; 7204.49.00; 7204.50.00) until 9 July 2010                                (3 June 2010)

Argentina   Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )       Resoluciones Generales
            introduced over the period June-August 2010 for imports of a number of               AFIP Nos. 2871/2010,
            products such as blank CD/DVDs (NCM 8523.40.11); auto accessories                    2872/2010, 2874/2010,
            (NCM 8708.99.90); glasses (NCM 9003.11.00; 9003.19.10; 9003.19.90;                   2891/2010, 2893/2010,
            9004.90.10); bags (NCM 4202.92.00; 4202.99.00); polyester yarn (NCM                  2895/2010, 2894/2010, and
            5509.21.00; 5509.22.00); copper pipes (NCM 7411.10.10; 7411.21.10);                  2899/2010 (various dates)
            chlorodifluoromethane (NCM 2903.49.11); and yarn (NCM 5402.45.20),
            from certain specified origins




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                                                                                             7                                                                   2/2/2013
Argentina            Temporary export quota (500 tonnes) on certain species of fish "Hoplias               Resolución No. 960/2010 -     Effective until 31 December 2010
                     malabaricus and H.cf lacerdae" (NCM 0302.69.44; 0303.79.54)                           Secretaría de Agricultura,
                                                                                                           Ganadería y Pesca (14
                                                                                                           December 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 28%) for 11 tariff               Decisión No. 25/09 del
Paraguay and         lines (dairy products: NCM 0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0402.99; 0404.10;               Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay              0406.10; 0406.90), as from 31 January 2010 until 31 December 2011.                    Común (7 December 2009),
(Mercosur)           Paraguay and Uruguay given a waiver on this measure                                   and Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                           Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                                           (1 February 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 18% and 26%) for                 Decisión No. 26/09 del
Paraguay and         157 tariff lines (textiles and textile articles: NCM 5004; 5005; 5006; 5106;          Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay              5107; 5108; 5109; 5110; 5204; 5205; 5206; 5207; 5306; 5307; 5308; 5401;               Común (7 December 2009),
(Mercosur)           5402; 5403; 5404; 5405; 5502; 5508; 5509; 5510; 5911). Paraguay and                   and Permanent Delegation of
                     Uruguay given a waiver on this measure                                                Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                                           (1 February 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 35%) for 3 tariff                Decisión No. 27/09 del
Paraguay and         lines (articles of leather: NCM 4202.22.10; 4202.22.20; 4202.92.00).                  Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay              Paraguay and Uruguay given a waiver on this measure                                   Común (7 December 2009),
(Mercosur)                                                                                                 and Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                           Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                                           (1 February 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Establishment of a new common Custom Code with guidelines on the                      Decisiones Nos. 10/10 and
Paraguay and         elimination of double-taxation of imports from Non-Mercosur countries that            27/10 del Consejo del
Uruguay              are unloaded in one Mercosur member and forwarded to another                          Mercado Común
(Mercosur)                                                                                                 (2 August 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Trade facilitation measure with the establishment of a Common Customs                 Decisión No. 17/10 del
Paraguay and         Document "Documento Único Aduanero del Mercosur (DUAM )"                              Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay                                                                                                    Común (2 August 2010)
(Mercosur)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary authorization to increase the Mercosur Common Tariff applied                Decisión No. 60/10 del   Effective 1 April 2011 to 31
Paraguay and         rates, but not over their bound levels, for imports of 14 tariff lines (certain       Consejo del Mercado      December 2011
Uruguay              toys: NCM 9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39;                 Común (16 December 2010)
(Mercosur)           9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91;
                     9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 35%) for imports of              Decisión No. 61/10 del   Effective 1 April 2011 to 31
Paraguay and         prepared or preserved peaches, including nectarines (NCM 2008.70.10;                  Consejo del Mercado      December 2011
Uruguay              20080.70.90). Paraguay given a waiver on this measure                                 Común (16 December 2010)
(Mercosur)

                                                                                   2011
Argentina            Reintroduction of import prohibition on used garments (NCM 6309.00)                   Permanent Delegation of
                     (except donations)                                                                    Argentina to the WTO (10
                                                                                                           May 2011)
Argentina            Introduction of non-automatic import licensing requirement (Certificado de            WTO document
                     Importación de Vehículos Automóviles "CIVA" ) for certain motor cars and              G/LIC/N/2/ARG/22/Add.1,
                     other motor vehicles (of a cylinder capacity exceeding 2,500 cc) (NCM                 21 March 2011
                     8703.24.10; 8703.24.90; 8703.33.10; 8703.33.90)

Argentina            Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )        Resoluciones Generales
                     for exports of certain products, i.e. natural honey (NCM 0409.00.00); and             AFIP No. 3052/2011 (24
                     fresh apples, pears and quinces (NCM 0808.10.00; 0808.20.10) for certain              February 2011), and No.
                     specified destinations                                                                3058/2011 (3 March 2011)

Argentina            Some flexibilities introduced to Resolución No. 45/2011 (on non-automatic             Resolución No. 77/2011        Effective 10 March 2011
                     import licences) for certain iron and steel products, mechanical appliances,          Comercio Exterior -
                     and electric lamps (NCM 7219.34.00; 7306.40.00; 7306.61.00; 7307.29.00;               Ministerio de Industria y
                     7307.91.00; 7312.10.90; 7326.90.90; 8481.10.00; 8481.20.90; 8481.80.99;               Comercio (4 March 2011)
                     8483.40.10; 9405.40.10), and for certain items imported by "direct users".
                     The flexibilities entail that the licences be issued "without delay". The "direct
                     user" status is subject to approval by the Ministry of Industry




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                                                                                                       8                                                                    2/2/2013
Argentina   Extension of the lists of products subject to non-automatic import licensing.         WTO document
            Products covered are, i.e. motor vehicles, auto-parts, motorcycles, bicycles,         G/LIC/N/2/ARG/22/Add.1,
            textiles and clothing, electronic and media equipment's, and informatics              21 March 2011
            equipment's (selected items in sections NCM 2916; 2929; 3902; 3919; 3920;
            4016; 4810; 4819; 4821; 5208; 5209; 5211; 5407; 5509; 5513; 5515; 5516;
            6005; 6006; 6506; 6911; 6912; 7007; 7009; 7013; 7014; 7217; 7219; 7306;
            7307; 7308; 7312; 7318; 7326; 7408; 7615; 8202; 8205; 8207; 8305; 8403;
            8409; 8413; 8414; 8418; 8426; 8433; 8450; 8471; 8472; 8480; 8481; 8482;
            8483; 8484; 8501; 8502; 8507; 8511). For a few products (NCM
            8711.10.00; 8711.20.10; 8711.20.20; 8711.20.90; 8711.30.00; 8711.40.00;
            8711.50.00), importers may benefit from easier procedures subject to the
            issuance of an exemption certificate by the Ministry of Production




Argentina   Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio) for     Resoluciones Generales Nos.
            imports of a variety of products, such as milk and cream, plastics, rubber,           2951/2010, 2952/2010,
            man-made filaments, man-made staple fibres, knitted or crocheted fabrics,             2953/2010, 2970/2010,
            headgear, ceramic products, glass and glassware, other base metals; cermets,          2978/2010, 2979/2010,
            miscellaneous articles of base metal, refrigerators and freezers, electrical          2993/2010, 2994/2010,
            machinery, optical fibres, musical instruments, miscellaneous manufactured            2995/2010, 2998/2010,
            articles (NCM 0402; 3907; 3916; 3926; 4008; 4016; 5407; 5516; 6001; 6005;             2999/2010, 3024/2011,
            6006; 6505; 6912; 7013; 7019; 8104; 8308; 8418; 8543; 9001; 9209; 9606;               3025/2011, 3026/2011,
            9607), from specific origins                                                          3040/2011, 3041/2011,
                                                                                                  3042/2011, 3051/2011,
                                                                                                  3057/2011, 3070/2011,
                                                                                                  3086/2011 Administración
                                                                                                  Federal de Ingresos Públicos
                                                                                                  - Aduanas (Various dates)

Argentina   Temporary reduction of export tariffs "derecho de exportación " on fish and Permanent Delegation of                  Effective 18 August 2011 to 18
            crustaceans (NCM 0304; 0305), prepared or preserved fish (NCM 1604), and Argentina to the WTO (17                    February 2012
            on prepared or preserved crustaceans (NCM 1605)                             October 2011)

Argentina   Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )        Permanent Delegation of
            for imports of a variety of products, i.e. screw, bolts, coach screws, screw          Argentina to the WTO (17
            hooks, rivets, cotters, cotter-pins, washers and similar articles of iron or steel,   October 2011)
            and nails of copper; poly(ethylene terephthalate); parts and accessories of
            motor vehicles; plates, sheets, film, foil and strip, of plastics, non-cellular and
            not reinforced, laminated, supported or similarly combined with other
            materials; articles of leather, saddlery and harness, travel goods, handbags;
            spectacle lenses; woven fabrics of synthetic filamet yarn; conveyor or
            transmission belts or belting, of vulcanised rubber; synthetic filamet yarn
            (other than sewing thread); synthetic staple fibres; toys, playing cards;
            plates, sheets, fil, foil ans strip of polyurethanes; cotton yarn; yarn of
            synthetic staple fibres; spectacles, goggles and their frame and mountings;
            electronic sound or visual signalling apparatus; electrical apparatus for
            switching or protecting electrical circuits; woven fabrics of cotton;
            transmission shafts and cranks; and paper and paperboard; woven fabrics of
            synthetic staple fibres, woven fabrics of artificial staple fibres (NCM
            Chapters 39; 40; 42; 48; 52; 54; 55; 73; 74; 76; 84; 85; 87; 90; 95), from
Argentina   Updated list of "reference values" (valores referenciales de carácter                 Resolución General AFIP
            preventivo ) for exports of milk and cream in powder, concentrated or                 No. 3173 (29 August 2011)
            containing added sugar or other sweetening matter (NCM 0402.21.10;
            1901.90.90), for certain specified destinations




Argentina   Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )        Administración Federal de
            for imports of certain products, i.e. woven fabrics of cotton (NCM                    Ingresos Públicos -
            5208.11.00; 5208.12.00; 5208.21.00; 5208.22.00; 5208.31.00; 5208.32.00;               Resoluciones Generales Nos.
            5208.33.00; 5208.39.00; 5208.42.00; 5208.51.00; 5208.52.00; 5208.59.10;               3195, 3198, 3200, and 3203
            5208.59.90); tube or pipe fittings of iron or steel (NCM 7307.19.20;                  (October 2011)
            7307.93.00); certain tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (for example, open seam
            or welded, riveted or similarly closed), of iron or steel (NCM 7306.40.00;
            7306.61.00; 7306.69.00; 7306.90.10; 7306.90.20; 7306.90.90); and
            machinery for the preparation of meat or poultry (NCM 8438.50.00), from
            specific origins




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                                                                                             9                                                                    2/2/2013
Argentina            Reintroduction of repatriation requirements on all proceeds of exports of          Decreto 1722/2011 (25
                     crude oil, gas and mining                                                          October 2011)
Argentina            Updated list of "reference values" (valores referenciales de carácter              Resolución General AFIP
                     preventivo ) for exports of milk and cream in powder, concentrated or              No. 3223 (17 November
                     containing added sugar or other sweetening matter (NCM 0402.21.10;                 2011)
                     1901.90.90), for certain specified destinations

Argentina            Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )     Administración Federal de
                     for imports of a variety of products, i.e. plastic bottle caps (NCM 3923.50);      Ingresos Públicos -
                     tableware and kitchenware (NCM 3924.10.00); plastic and metal boxes                Resoluciones Generales Nos.
                     (NCM 3926.90; 7326.90; 7616.99); suitcases, backpacks and bags (NCM                3213, 3214, 3215, 3216,
                     4202.12; 4202.32; 4202.92; 4202.99); plywood (NCM 4409.10; 4409.21;                3217, 3227, 3228, 3229,
                     4409.29; 4411.92; 4412.31; 4412.32; 4412.39); terry towelling and similar          3230 and 3231 (November
                     woven terry fabrics of cotton (NCM 5802.19.00); blankets (NCM 6301.40);            2011)
                     metal mountings and fittings (NCM 8302.41; 8302.42; 8302.49); baby
                     carriages and parts thereof (NCM 8715.00.00); and combs (NCM 9615.11),
                     from specific origins


Argentina            Extension of export taxes on hydrocarbons                                          Ley No. 26732 (21
                                                                                                        December 2011)
Argentina, Brazil,   Creation of new tariff lines (NCM 8415.90.10; 8415.90.20) with an import           Resolución No. 3/11 del       Effective 1 October 2011
Paraguay and         tariff of 18%, resulting in an increase of import tariffs (from 14%) on air        Grupo Mercado Común
Uruguay              conditioning machines "split-system"                                               (17 June 2011)
(Mercosur)

Argentina, Brazil,   Creation of a new tariff line (NCM 8431.49.22) with an import tariff of 14%,       Resolución No. 13/11 del
Paraguay and         resulting in an increase of import tariffs (from zero) on caterpillars/crawlers    Grupo Mercado Común
Uruguay              (orugas )                                                                          (27 June 2011)
(Mercosur)

Argentina, Brazil,   Special authorization to increase the Mercosur Common Tariff applied rates, Decisión No. 39/11 del               Effective until 31 December
Paraguay and         but not above their bound levels, for certain products (no more than 100 tariff Consejo del Mercado              2014, (but still pending
Uruguay              lines per Member), for renewable periods of 12 months                           Común (20 December 2011)         incorporation to domestic legal
(Mercosur)                                                                                           and Permanent Delegation of      systems of all Mercosur members,
                                                                                                     Brazil to the WTO (15 May        in order to take effect)
                                                                                                     2012)


                                                                                  2012
Argentina            Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )     Administración Federal de
                     for imports of yarn (NCM 5402.48); and water balloons (NCM 9505.90),               Ingresos Públicos -
                     from specific origins                                                              Resoluciones Generales Nos.
                                                                                                        3266 and 3267 (9 February
                                                                                                        2012)
Argentina            Updated list of "criterion values" (valores criterio de carácter precautorio )     Administración Federal de
                     for imports of a variety of products, i.e. plastic household articles (NCM         Ingresos Públicos -
                     3924.90); plastic parts (NCM 3926.90); woven fabrics of cotton (NCM                Resoluciones Generales Nos.
                     5211.12.00; 5211.20.20; 5211.32.00; 5211.39.00; 5211.42.10; 5211.42.90;            3296, 3297, 3298, 3299,
                     5211.43.00); yarn (NCM 5509.21; 5509.22; 5510.11; 5510.30; 5510.90);               3300, 3301, 3302, and 3315
                     woven fabrics of synthetic staple fibres (NCM 5512.11.00; 5512.19.00);             (March and April 2012)
                     ceramic or porcelain tableware, kitchenware, other household articles and
                     toilet articles (NCM 6911.10.10; 6911.10.90; 6911.90.00; 6912.00.00), and
                     waste and scrap (NCM 8113.00.10); plates, sticks, tips and the like for tools,
                     unmounted, of cermets (NCM 8209.00.11; 8209.00.19; 8209.00.90), from
                     specific origins


Argentina            New import requirements introduced covering all products. Online import            Resoluciones Generales Nos. Effective 1 February 2012
                     sworn statements/affidavit (Declaración Jurada Anticipada de Importación )         3252 y 3255 (5 January and
                     to be send to the Argentinian Tax Agency (AFIP) for its approval through a         25 January 2011
                     "single window" (ventanilla única electrónica ). AFIP granting import              respectively)
                     authorization could take up to 10 working days

Argentina            Extension of the temporary reduction of export tariffs "derecho de                 WTO document                  Effective until 19 June 2012
                     exportación " on fish and crustaceans (NCM 0304; 0305), prepared or                WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                     preserved fish (NCM 1604), and on prepared or preserved crustaceans                November 2011 and
                     (NCM 1605) (originally implemented from 18 August 2011 to 18 February              Permanent Delegation of
                     2012)                                                                              Argentina to the WTO (26
                                                                                                        April 2012)




                                                                                                                                                                         7:44 PM
                                                                                                   10                                                                    2/2/2013
Argentina            New requirements introduced on locally manufactured and imported products           Disposición No. 26/2012,
                     of the printing industry (NCM 49). Mandatory affidavit conformity-                  Ministerio de Economía y
                     assessment requirement to be presented to the Secretary of State for Internal       Finanzas Publicas -
                     Trade                                                                               Dirección Nacional de
                                                                                                         Comercio Interior
                                                                                                         (23 March 2012)

Argentina            Pre-approval requirement (sworn statement) for all imports of services    Permanent Delegation of  Effective 1 April 2012
                     exceeding the amount of US$100,000                                        Argentina to the WTO (10
                                                                                               May 2012)
Argentina, Brazil,   Prolongation of temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 35%) Decisión No. 36/11 del   Effective 1 January 2012 to 31
Paraguay and         for imports of prepared or preserved peaches, including nectarines (NCM   Consejo del Mercado      December 2012
Uruguay              2008.70.10; 2008.70.90) (initially effective from 1 April 2011 to 31      Común (19 December 2011)
(Mercosur)           December 2011). Paraguay given a waiver on this measure                   and Camex Resolution No.
                                                                                               99 (29 December 2011)


Argentina, Brazil,   Prolongation of temporary authorization to increase the Mercosur Common             Decisión No. 37/11 del   Effective 1 January 2012 to 31
Paraguay and         Tariff applied rates, but not above their bound levels, for imports of 14 tariff    Consejo del Mercado      December 2012
Uruguay              lines (certain toys: NCM 9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31;            Común (19 December 2011)
(Mercosur)           9503.00.39; 9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80;             and Camex Resolution No.
                     9503.00.91; 9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99) (initially effective from 1         98 (29 December 2011)
                     April 2011 to 31 December 2011). Paraguay and Uruguay given a waiver on
                     this measure




NON VERIFIED INFORMATION
                                                                                   2011
Argentina            Import/export compensation agreements with importers under which                    Ministerio de Industria press
                     importers commit to export the same value of products made in Argentina.            reports, viewed at:
                     For example, compensation agreements "one-to-one" signed between the                http://www.industria.gob.ar/?
                     Ministry of Industry and 17 car manufacturers (Ford, Chery, General Motors,         p=8316 and
                     Volkswagen, Mercedes Benz, Porsche, Fiat, PSA, Alfa Romeo, Hyundai,                 http://www.industria.gob.ar/?
                     Kia, Renault, Nissan, Subaru, BMW, and Mitsubishi), and with John Deere             p=8636 and WTO document
                     machinery manufacturer                                                              WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                                         November 2011




                                                                                                                                                                   7:44 PM
                                                                                                    11                                                             2/2/2013
7307.19.20; 7307.93.00




5402.33.00




5407.61.00; 5407.69.00




8509.40.50


8714.91.00




6401.10.00; 6401.92.00; 6401.99.10; 6401.99.90; 6402.19.00;6402.20.00; 6402.91.10; 6402.91.90; 6402.99.10; 6402.99.90; 6403.19.00;
6403.20.00; 6403.40.00; 6403.51.00; 6403.51.90; 6403.59.10; 6403.59.90; 6403.91.10; 6403.91.90; 6403.99.10; 6403.99.90; 6404.11.00;
6404.19.00; 6404.20.00; 6405.10.10; 6405.10.20; 6405.10.90; 6405.20.00; 6405.90.00




8708.70.90; 8716.90.90


3808.10


5208.43.00; 5209.42.10; 5209.42.90; 5210.49.10; 5211.42.10; 5211.42.90




8523.40.11




7307.19.10; 7307.19.90


3907.60


8425.31.10




                                                                                                                                      7:44 PM
                                                                                          12                                          2/2/2013
3204.17.00; 3212.90.90; 3215.11.00; 3215.19.00


8536.90.90




9018.31.11; 9018.31.19




8414.30.99; 8414.80.32




5503.20.90




8516.29.00


8414.51.10; 8414.51.90; 8414.59.90




4011.10.00; 4011.20.90; 4011.61.00; 4011.92.10; 4011.92.90




4410.11.20; 4410.32.00; 4411.12.90; 4411.13.90; 4411.14.90; 4411.19.00; 4411.29.00; 4411.39.00; 4411.92.90; 4411.93.90




6203.11.00; 6203.12.00; 6203.19.00; 6203.22.00; 6203.23.00; 6203.29.10; 6203.29.90; 6203.31.00; 6203.32.00; 6203.33.00; 6203.39.00




8202.91.00; 8202.99.90


5503.20.90




5407.61.00; 5407.69.00




6302.60.00; 6302.91.00; 6302.93.00; 6302.99.10; 6302.99.90




                                                                                                                                     7:44 PM
                                                                                          13                                         2/2/2013
4810.13.89; 4810.13.90; 4810.19.89; 4810.19.90




7019.39.00


5402.48.00; 5402.59.00




9613.80.00




8501.40.19


8413.70.80; 8413.70.90




3701.10.29




9003.11.00; 9003.19.10; 9003.19.90; 9004.10.00; 9004.90.10




8202.91.00; 8202.99.90


2903.49.11


8511.30.20; 8511.80.30; 8511.80.90; 9032.89.11




7304.29.10; 7304.29.31; 7304.29.39; 7304.29.90; 7306.29.00




8415.10.11; 8415.83.00; 8418.69.40




                                                                  7:44 PM
                                                             14   2/2/2013
6907.90.00




3904.10.10


3907.20.39


8211.92.10




3923.90.00


8207.50.11; 8207.50.19




3907.60.00




4011; 6110; 6111; 6301; 6302; 6303; 7307; 7318; 8205; 8211; 8215; 8418; 8415; 8424; 8425; 8428; 8433; 8458; 8462; 8477; 8509; 8516; 8523;
8701; 9401; 9403; 9607




0401; 0402; 0403; 0404; 0405; 0406;1901.90.90


7401




7604.10.10; 7604.10.21; 7604.10.29; 7604.21.00; 7604.29.19; 7604.29.20; 7606.11.90; 7606.12.90; 7607.11.90; 7607.19.90; 7612.10.00;
8309.90.00




                                                                                                                                            7:44 PM
                                                                                         15                                                 2/2/2013
28; 48; 51; 52; 54; 55; 59; 60; 61; 62; 65; 68; 84; 85; 87




3808.92.95; 8509.40.20; 8509.40.50; 8523.40.11




8511.80.30; 8511.80.90; 9032.89.11




8415; 8418; 8516; 8517; 8518; 8519; 8521; 8527; 8528




28; 39; 42; 50; 51; 52; 53; 54; 55; 56; 57; 58; 59; 60; 61; 62; 63; 64; 69; 70; 71; 73; 82; 83; 84; 85; 87; 90; 94; 95; 96




2916.32.10; 8483.50.90; 8536.20.00; 6006.42.00; 6006.44.00; 7013.28.00; 7013.37.00; 8715.00




0409.00.00; 0806.10.00; 0808.10.00; 0808.20.10; 74




7204.10.00; 7204.21.00; 7204.29.00; 7204.30.00; 7204.41.00; 7204.49.00; 7204.50.00




2903.49.11; 4202.92.00; 4202.99.00; 5402.45.20; 5509.21.00; 5509.22.00; 7411.10.10; 7411.21.10; 8523.40.11; 8708.99.90; 9003.11.00;
9003.19.10; 9003.19.90; 9004.90.10;




                                                                                                                                      7:44 PM
                                                                                                   16                                 2/2/2013
0302.69.44; 0303.79.54




0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0402.99; 0404.10; 0406.10; 0406.90




5004; 5005; 5006; 5106; 5107; 5108; 5109; 5110; 5204; 5205; 5206; 5207; 5306; 5307; 5308; 5401; 5402; 5403; 5404; 5405; 5502; 5508; 5509;
5510; 5911




4202.22.10; 4202.22.20; 4202.92.00




9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39; 9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91;
9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99




2008.70.10; 20080.70.90




6309.00


8703.24.10; 8703.24.90; 8703.33.10; 8703.33.90




0409.00.00; 0808.10.00




7219.34.00; 7306.40.00; 7306.61.00; 7307.29.00; 7307.91.00; 7312.10.90; 7326.90.90; 8481.10.00; 8481.20.90; 8481.80.99; 8483.40.10;
9405.40.10




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2916.32.10; 2929.10.21; 2929.10.29; 3902.10.20; 3902.30.00; 3919.10.00; 3920.20.19; 3920.49.00; 3920.51.00; 4016.99.90; 4810.13.89;
4810.13.90; 4810.19.89; 4810.19.90; 4819.20.00; 4819.50.00; 4821.10.00; 5208.22.00; 5208.39.00; 5208.59.90; 5209.12.00; 5211.43.00;
5407.20.00; 5407.72.00; 5407.91.00; 5407.92.00; 5407.93.00; 5407.94.00; 5509.41.00; 5509.42.00; 5509.59.00; 5509.62.00; 5513.12.00;
5515.11.00; 5515.19.00; 5515.21.00; 5516.22.00; 6005.33.00; 6005.34.00; 6005.41.00; 6005.42.00; 6005.43.00; 6005.44.00; 6006.24.00;
6006.44.00; 6506.10.00; 6911.10.10; 6911.10.90; 6911.90.00; 6912.00.00; 7007.11.00; 7007.21.00; 7009.10.00; 7013.22.00; 7013.28.00;
7013.33.00; 7013.37.00; 7013.41.00; 7013.42.10; 7013.42.90; 7013.49.00; 7013.91.10; 7013.91.90; 7013.99.00; 7014.00.00; 7217.30.90;
7219.34.00; 7306.40.00; 7306.61.00; 7307.23.00; 7307.29.00; 7307.91.00; 7307.93.00; 7308.90.90; 7312.10.90; 7318.16.00; 7318.21.00;
7326.90.90; 7408.11.00; 7615.19.00; 8202.91.00; 8205.59.00; 8207.30.00; 8207.40.10; 8305.20.00; 8403.10.10; 8409.91.11; 8409.91.16;
8409.91.20; 8413.50.90; 8413.70.80; 8413.70.90; 8414.59.90; 8414.90.20; 8418.69.31; 8426.19.00; 8433.59.90; 8450.20.90; 8471.30.12;
8471.30.19; 8471.30.90; 8472.90.40; 8480.10.00; 8480.20.00; 8480.30.00; 8480.41.00; 8480.49.10; 8480.49.90; 8480.50.00; 8480.60.00;
8480.71.00; 8480.79.00; 8481.10.00; 8481.20.90; 8481.80.99; 8482.20.10; 8483.10.00; 8483.10.90; 8483.30.20; 8483.40.10; 8483.40.90;
8484.10.00; 8484.20.00; 8501.40.19; 8502.13.19; 8502.39.00; 8507.20.90; 8511.30.20; 8511.40.00; 8511.50.10; 8511.80.10; 8511.80.30;
8511.80.90; 8512.20.11; 8512.20.22; 8512.20.23; 8517.12.31; 8518.29.90; 8521.90.90; 8525.80.29; 8527.13.90; 8527.21.90; 8527.29.00;
8527.91.90; 8528.41.10; 8528.41.20; 8528.51.10; 8528.51.20; 8536.50.90; 8544.30.00; 8708.29.99; 8708.30.90; 8708.50.99; 8708.70.90;
8708.80.00; 8708.91.00; 8708.94.90; 8708.99.90; 8711.30.00; 8711.40.00; 8711.50.00; 8714.19.00; 8714.91.00; 8714.92.00; 8714.95.00;
0402.21.10; 0808.20.10; 3907.60.00; 3916.20.00; 3926.90.90; 4008.21.00; 4016.91.00; 5407.91.00; 5407.92.00; 5407.93.00; 5407.94.00;
5516.21.00; 5516.22.00; 5516.23.00; 5516.24.00; 6001.10.20; 6005.31.00; 6005.32.00; 6005.33.00; 6005.34.00; 6005.41.00; 6005.42.00;
6005.43.00; 6005.44.00; 6006.21.00; 6006.22.00; 6006.23.00; 6006.24.00; 6505.90.00; 6912.00.00; 7013.28.00; 7019.52.90; 8104.90.00;
8308.20.00; 8418.69.31; 8543.70.99; 9001.40.00; 9001.50.00; 9209.92.00; 9606.10.00; 9606.22.00; 9607.11.00; 9607.20.00




0304.1919; 0304.19.90; 0304.29.10; 0304.99.00; 0305.49.90; 1604.19.00; 1604.20.90; 1605.90.00




3907.60.00; 3920.51.00; 3920.62.91; 3921.12.00; 3921.13.90; 4010.12.00; 4201; 4202; 4203; 4204; 4205; 4206; 4810.13.89; 4810.13.90;
4810.19.89; 4810.19.90; 5205.11.00; 5205.12.00; 5205.13.10; 5205.13.90; 5205.14.00; 5205.22.00; 5205.23.10; 5205.23.90; 5205.24.00;
5205.32.00; 5205.33.00; 5205.34.00; 5205.42.00; 5205.43.00; 5209.29.00; 5209.51.00; 5209.52.00; 5209.59.00; 5402.33.00; 5407.42.00;
5503.20.10; 5509.51.00; 5515.21.00; 5516.14.00; 7318.11.00; 7318.12.00; 7318.13.00; 7318.14.00; 7318.15.00; 7318.16.00; 7318.19.00;
7318.21.00; 7318.22.00; 7318.23.00; 7318.24.00; 7318.29.00; 7415.10.00; 7415.21.00; 7415.29.00; 7415.33.00; 7415.39.00; 7616.10.00;
8483.10.20; 8708.80.00; 8708.94.90; 8708.99.90; 9001.50.00; 9003.11.00; 9003.19.10; 9003.19.90; 9004.10.00; 9004.90.10; 9503.00.10;
9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91; 9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99; 9504.40.00;
9504.90.90; 9505.10.00; 9505.90.00




0402.21.10; 1901.90.90




5208.11.00; 5208.12.00; 5208.21.00; 5208.22.00; 5208.31.00; 5208.32.00; 5208.33.00; 5208.39.00; 5208.42.00; 5208.51.00; 5208.52.00;
5208.59.10; 5208.59.90; 7306.40.00; 7306.61.00; 7306.69.00; 7306.90.10; 7306.90.20; 7306.90.90; 7307.19.20; 7307.93.00; 8438.50.00




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0402.21.10; 1901.90.90




3923.50; 3924.10.00; 3926.90; 4202.12; 4202.32; 4202.92; 4202.99; 4409.10; 4409.21; 4409.29; 4411.92; 4412.31; 4412.32; 4412.39;
5802.19.00; 6301.40; 7326.90; 7616.99; 8302.41; 8302.42; 8302.49; 8715.00.00; 9615.11




8415.90.10; 8415.90.20




8431.49.22




5402.48; 9505.90




3924.90; 3926.90; 5211.12.00; 5211.20.20; 5211.32.00; 5211.39.00; 5211.42.10; 5211.42.90; 5211.43.00; 5509.21; 5509.22; 5510.11; 5510.30;
5510.90; 5512.11.00; 5512.19.00; 6911.10.10; 6911.10.90; 6911.90.00; 6912.00.00; 8113.00.10; 8209.00.11; 8209.00.19; 8209.00.90




0304.1919; 0304.19.90; 0304.29.10; 0304.99.00; 0305.49.90; 1604.19.00; 1604.20.90; 1605.90.00




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2008.70.10; 2008.70.90




9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39; 9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91;
9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99




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China, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Hong Kong, Korea, North Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Chinese Taipei,
Thailand, Viet Nam




Algeria, Angola, Barbados, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameron, Canada, Cape Verde,
Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Côte d'Ivoire, Cuba, Democratic
Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Djibouti, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Equatorial
Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya,
Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco,
Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Sao Tomé and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal,
Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, UAE,
Uganda, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, China, Chile, Czech Rep., Denmark, Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Finland, France,
Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Philippines,
Hong Kong, Korea, North Korea, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden,
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Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Côte d'Ivoire, Cuba, Democratic
Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Djibouti, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Equatorial
Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya,
Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco,
Belgium, Bolivia, Brasil, Canada, Colombia, Chile, China, Denmark, Tomé and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal,
Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, SaoEcuador, India, Indonesia, France, Germanay,
Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Hong Kong, Korea,
North Korea, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Viet Nam




World




World




World




Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, China, Chile, Czech Rep., Denmark, Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Finland, France,
Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Pakistan, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal,
Philippines, Hong Kong, Korea, North Korea, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden,
Switzerland, Chinese Taipei, Thailand; Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Viet Nam




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                                                                         Australia
                                                        Trade and trade-related measures
                                                         (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                             Source/Date                 Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
Australia        Termination on 24 October 2008 (withdrawal of application) of countervailing Australian Customs
                 investigation on imports of toilet paper (HS 4818.10) from China (initiated on Dumping Notice
                 26 March 2008)                                                                 No. 2008/38
                                                                                                (24 October 2008)
Australia        Termination on 3 December 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
                 polyethylene, linear low density (HS 3901.10; 3901.90) from Korea, Rep. of G/ADP/N/180/AUS,
                 (imposed on 3 December 2007)                                                   3 March 2009
Australia        Termination on 17 December 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO document
                 polyethylene, high density from Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia; Singapore; and       G/ADP/N/180/AUS,
                 Sweden (imposed on 18 March 2008)                                              3 March 2009
                                                                             2009
Australia        Initiation on 5 January 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document        Provisional and definitive duties
                 geosynthetic clay liners (HS 6815.99) from Germany                              G/ADP/N/188/AUS,    imposed on 8 May 2009 and
                                                                                                 30 September 2009   15 October 2009 respectively


Australia        Termination on 1 April 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties     WTO document
                 on imports of certain hot rolled plate steel (HS 7208.51; 7208.52) from China; G/ADP/N/188/AUS,
                 Indonesia; Japan; and Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 1 April 2004)                 30 September 2009

Australia        Initiation on 24 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document        Provisional duties imposed on
                 aluminium extrusions (HS 7604.10.00; 7604.21.00; 7604.29.00; 7608.10.00;        G/ADP/N/209/AUS,    6 November 2009 and
                 7608.20.00; 7610.10.00; 7610.90.00) from China                                  15 March 2011       15 April 2010 (after revision)
                                                                                                                     respectively. Definitive duty
                                                                                                                     imposed on 29 October 2010

Australia        Initiation on 24 June 2009 of countervailing duty investigation on imports of   WTO document        Provisional and definitive duties
                 aluminium extrusions (HS 7604.10.00; 7604.21.00; 7604.29.00; 7608.10.00;        G/SCM/N/219/AUS,    imposed on 15 April 2010 and 29
                 7608.20.00; 7610.10.00; 7610.90.00) from China                                  28 March 2011       October 2010 respectively

Australia        Initiation on 14 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document        Provisional and definitive duties
                 silicone emulsion concrete admixtures (HS 3824.40) from the United States       G/ADP/N/202/AUS,    imposed on 26 November 2009
                                                                                                 7 September 2010    and 14 April 2010 respectively

Australia        Termination on 25 November 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports        WTO document
                 of linear low density polyethylene (HS 3901.10; 3901.90) from Canada and        G/ADP/N/195/AUS,
                 the United States (initiated on 28 May 2009)                                    23 March 2010

                                                                             2010
Australia        Termination on 12 January 2010 (following a reinvestigation) of anti-dumping    WTO document
                 duties on imports of toilet paper (HS 4818.10) from China and Indonesia         G/ADP/N/202/AUS,
                 (imposed on 31 December 2008)                                                   7 September 2010
Australia        Termination on 16 February 2010 (no application for continuation received)      WTO document
                 of anti-dumping duties on imports of certain silicon (HS 2804.69) from China    G/ADP/N/202/AUS,
                 (imposed on 17 February 2005)                                                   7 September 2010

Australia        Termination on 17 February 2010 (following a continuation inquiry) of anti-     WTO document
                 dumping duties on imports of hot dipped galvanised steel pipe (HS 7306.30)      G/ADP/N/202/AUS,
                 from Thailand (imposed on 18 February 2000)                                     7 September 2010

Australia        Termination on 23 March 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of               WTO document
                 polyvinyl chloride homopolymer resin (HS 3904.10) from Hungary (no              G/ADP/N/202/AUS,
                 application for continuation received) and Korea, Rep. of (following a          7 September 2010
                 continuation inquiry) (duties imposed on 24 March 2000)




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Australia   Initiation on 19 April 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of clear WTO document            Investigation terminated on 22
            float glass (CFG) in nominal thicknesses of 3 mm-12 mm (HS 7005.29.00)        G/ADP/N/223/AUS,        December 2010, but resumed on
            from China, Indonesia, and Thailand                                           2 April 2012            21 March 2011, following an
                                                                                                                  appeal to the Trade Measures
                                                                                                                  Review Officer. Duty imposed
                                                                                                                  on 17 October 2011

Australia   Initiation on 22 June 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of             WTO document       Provisional and definitive duties
            "biodiesel" - fuel manufactured by chemically altering non-fossil origin           G/ADP/N/216/AUS,   imposed on 18 October 2010 and
            feedstocks (including recycled materials from these sources) through a             7 October 2011     19 April 2011 respectively
            process of transesterification and/or esterification to form mono-alkyl esters -
            whether in pure form (B100) or in a blend with a biodiesel percentage in
            excess of 20% (B20) (HS 2710.11.80; 2710.19.80; 2710.91.80; 2710.99.80;
            3824.90.20; 3824.90.30) from the United States

Australia   Initiation on 22 June 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of           WTO document       Provisional and definitive duties
            "biodiesel" - fuel manufactured by chemically altering non-fossil origin           G/SCM/N/228/AUS,   imposed on 18 October 2010 and
            feedstocks (including recycled materials from these sources) through a             11 October 2011    19 April 2011 respectively
            process of transesterification and/or esterification to form mono-alkyl esters -
            whether in pure form (B100) or in a blend with a biodiesel percentage in
            excess of 20% (B20) (HS 2710.11.80; 2710.19.80; 2710.91.80; 2710.99.80;
            3824.90.20; 3824.90.30) from the United States

Australia   Termination on 17 and 27 July 2010 (following a continuation inquiry) of anti- WTO document
            dumping duties on imports of linear low density polyethylene (HS 3901.10;      G/ADP/N/209/AUS,
            3901.90) from Indonesia (imposed on 27 July 2000)                              15 March 2011

Australia   Termination on 6 August 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                     WTO document
            investigation on imports of certain plywood sheeting, of conifer and non-          G/ADP/N/209/AUS,
            conifer species, in various widths and grades ranging from high quality            15 March 2011
            appearance structurally-certified grades with minimal imperfections, through
            to non-structural non-appearance grades to which no manufacturing standard
            applies (HS 4412.31.00; 4412.32.00; 4412.39.00) from Brazil, Chile, China,
            and Malaysia (initiated on 3 December 2009)

Australia   Termination on 23 August 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                    WTO document       First terminated on 20 May 2009
            investigation on imports of hollow structural sections (HS 7306.30; 7306.61;       G/ADP/N/209/AUS,   for imports from Malaysia and on
            7306.69) from China And Malaysia (initiated on 18 December 2008)                   15 March 2011      6 June 2009 for imports from
                                                                                                                  China. Investigation resumed on
                                                                                                                  31 August 2009, following an
                                                                                                                  appeal to the Trade Measures
                                                                                                                  Review Officer


Australia   Termination on 26 August 2010 (without measure) of countervailing                  WTO document       Terminated on 6 June 2009, but
            investigation on imports of hollow structural steel sections (HS 7306.30;          G/SCM/N/219/AUS,   investigation resumed on
            7306.61; 7306.69) from China (initiated on 18 December 2008)                       28 March 2011      31 August 2009, following an
                                                                                                                  appeal to the Trade Measures
                                                                                                                  Review Officer
                                                                          2011
Australia   Termination on 20 January 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
            investigation on imports of linear-low density polyethylene (LLDPE), in            G/ADP/N/216/AUS,
            various grades, in pelletised form, with a density of less than 0.94 g/cm3         7 October 2011
            (HS 3901.10.00; 3901.90.00) from Canada; Korea, Rep. of; and the United
            States (initiated on 30 July 2010)

Australia   Termination on 3 March 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of "hollow           WTO document
            structural sections"- electric resistance welded pipes made of carbon steel,       G/ADP/N/216/AUS,
            comprising circular hollow sections or rectangular or square hollow sections,      7 October 2011
            galvanized and non-galvanized (HS 7306.30.00; 7306.61.00; 7306.69.00)
            from China (imposed on 25 May 2007)

Australia   Initiation on 15 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document       Definitive duty imposed on 14
            pineapple fruit prepared or preserved in containers not exceeding one litre        G/ADP/N/223/AUS,   October 2011
            "consumer pineapple" (HS 2008.20.00) from Thailand (Thai Pineapple                 2 April 2012
            Canning Industry Corp Ltd)
Australia   Termination on 5 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of mobile             WTO document
            garbage bins (HS 3924.90.00) from Malaysia (imposed on 6 June 2006)                G/ADP/N/216/AUS,
                                                                                               7 October 2011




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Australia         Termination on 7 September 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping               WTO document
                  investigation on imports of pineapple fruit prepared or preserved in containers G/ADP/N/223/AUS,
                   exceeding one litre (food service and industrial "FSI" pineapple) (HS          2 April 2012
                  2008.20.00) from Indonesia (initiated on 15 April 2011)

Australia         Termination on 7 September 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                 WTO document
                  investigation on imports of pineapple fruit prepared or preserved in              G/ADP/N/223/AUS,
                  containers not exceeding one litre "consumer pineapple" (HS 2008.20.00)           2 April 2012
                  from Indonesia (initiated on 15 April 2011)

Australia         Initiation on 9 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document
                  structural timber, being coniferous wood that is sawn or chipped lengthwise       G/ADP/N/223/AUS,
                  (HS 4407.10.10; 4407.10.99) from Austria, Canada, Czech Republic,                 2 April 2012
                  Estonia, Germany, Lithuania, Sweden, and the United States




Australia         Initiation on 19 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                 Provisional duty imposed on 23
                  "hollow structural sections" - certain electric resistance welded pipe and tube   G/ADP/N/223/AUS,             December 2011
                  made of carbon steel, comprising circular and non-circular hollow sections in     2 April 2012 and Permanent
                  galvanised and non-galvanised finishes (HS 7306.30.00; 7306.61.00;                Delegation of Australia to
                  7306.69.00) from China; Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia; Chinese Taipei; and             the WTO (11 May 2012)
                  Thailand

Australia         Initiation on 19 September 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of     WTO document
                  "hollow structural sections" - certain electric resistance welded pipe and tube   G/SCM/N/235/AUS,
                  made of carbon steel, comprising circular and non-circular hollow sections in     4 April 2012
                  galvanised and non-galvanised finishes (HS 7306.30.00; 7306.61.00;
                  7306.69.00) from China

Australia         Termination on 10 October 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of               Permanent Delegation of
                  pineapple fruit prepared or preserved in containers not exceeding one litre       Australia to the WTO (17
                  "consumer pineapple" (HS 2008.20.00) from China (imposed on 11 October            October 2011)
                  2006)
Australia         Initiation on 31 October 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
                  quicklime "calcium oxide" (HS 2522.10.00) from Thailand                           G/ADP/N/223/AUS,
                                                                                                    2 April 2012
Australia         Initiation on 7 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
                  aluminium road wheels (ARWs) for passenger motor vehicles, including              G/ADP/N/223/AUS,
                  wheels used for caravans and trailers, in diameters ranging from 13 to 22         2 April 2012
                  inches (HS 8708.70.91) from China

Australia         Initiation on 7 November 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document
                  aluminium road wheels (ARWs) for passenger motor vehicles, including              G/SCM/N/235/AUS,
                  wheels used for caravans and trailers, in diameters ranging from 13 to 22         4 April 2012
                  inches (HS 8708.70.91) from China

                                                                               2012
Australia         Initiation on 6 February 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         Permanent Delegation of
                  formulated glyphosate (HS 3808.93.00) from China                                  Australia to the WTO (11
                                                                                                    May 2012)
Australia        Termination on 6 February 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   Permanent Delegation of
                 investigation on imports of single and multi-core cables insulated with            Australia to the WTO (11
                 polymeric materials intended for use in electric installations at working          May 2012)
                 voltages up to and including 1 kV (HS 8544.49.20) from China (initiated on 9
                 September 2011)
Australia        Initiation on 19 April 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      Australia Customs Dumping
                 poly(vinyl chloride) homopolymer resin "PVC" (HS 3904.10.00) from Korea, Notice No. 2012/14 (19
                 Rep. of                                                                      April 2012)
Other trade measures
                                                                               2008
None
                                                                               2009
None
                                                                               2010




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Australia   Consumer price index adjustment for the calculation of new rates of customs    Customs Notice No. 2010/05 Effective 1 February 2010
            duties for certain products such as alcoholic beverages (HS 2203; 2204;        (2 February 2010)
            2205; 2206; 2207; 2208) and tobacco products (HS 2401; 2402; 2403)
            resulting in increase of the customs and excise duties

Australia   Gradual reduction of applied tariffs on textiles, clothing, and footwear     Permanent Delegation of
            products until 2015 (for items with a rate of 17.5% down to 10%; and for     Australia to the WTO
            items with rates of 10% or 7.5% to 5% ) (HS Chapters 30; 38; 39; 40; 42; 43; (1 January 2010)
            50; 51; 52; 54; 55; 56; 57; 58; 59; 60; 61; 62; 63; 64; 65; 90; 94)

Australia   Reduction of applied tariffs on passenger motor vehicles and parts (from 10% Permanent Delegation of    Effective 1 January 2010
            down to 5%) (HS Chapters 39; 40; 68; 70; 73; 83; 84; 85; 87; 90; 94; 96)     Australia to the WTO
                                                                                         (1 January 2010)
Australia   Increase of excise rates for imports of certain tobacco products             Customs Notice (No 1) 2010 Effective 30 April 2010
            (HS 2401.10.00; 2401.20.00; 2401.30.00; 2402.10.20; 2402.10.80;              (29 April 2010)
            2402.20.20; 2402.20.80; 2403.10.30; 2403.10.70; 2403.91.00; 2403.99.80)

Australia   Increase of excise rates (from $A 0.02854/l to $A 0.03556/l (US$ 0.02798/l     Australian Customs Notice    Effective 1 July 2010
            to US$ 0.03486/l)) for imports of aviation fuel (HS 2710.11; 2710.19;          No. 2010/29 (30 June 2010)
            2710.99)
Australia   Consumer price index adjustment for the calculation of new rates of customs    Australian Customs Notice    Effective 2 August 2010
            duties for certain products such as alcoholic beverages (HS 2203; 2204;        No. 2010/38 (30 July 2010)
            2205; 2206; 2207; 2208) and tobacco products (HS 2401; 2402; 2403)
            resulting in increase of the customs and excise duties

                                                                       2011
Australia   Additional consumer price index adjustment for the calculation of new rates    Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 February 2011
            of customs duties for certain products such as alcoholic beverages (HS 2203;   Australia to the WTO (11
            2204; 2205; 2206; 2207; 2208) and tobacco products (HS 2401; 2402; 2403)       May 2011)
            resulting in increase of the customs and excise duties




Australia   Additional safety screening measures on some food items imported from          Permanent Delegation of
            certain regions of Japan, as a result of the nuclear crisis                    Australia to the WTO (11
                                                                                           May 2011)
Australia   Additional consumer price index adjustment for the calculation of new rates    Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 August 2011
            of customs duties for certain products such as alcoholic beverages (HS 2203;   Australia to the WTO (3
            2204; 2205; 2206; 2207; 2208) and tobacco products (HS 2401; 2402; 2403)       October 2011)
            resulting in increase of the customs and excise duties

Australia   "Buy Australia at Home and Abroad" scheme which foresees additional            Permanent Delegation of      Announced in May 2011
            funding in the domestic 2011-12 budget to reinforce local firm's competitive   Australia to the WTO (11
            position in procurement bids. This initiative has been established to          May 2012)
            maximise the returns for the resources boom by more effectively linking
            Australian suppliers to major resources projects

Australia   Export ban on live cattle to Indonesia                                         Permanent Delegation of      The ban was lifted on 6 July 2011
                                                                                           Australia to the WTO (11
                                                                                           May 2012)
                                                                      2012
Australia   Livestock Export Regulatory Framework setting post-arrival regulatory          Permanent Delegation of
            arrangements (HS 0102; 0104; 0106.13; 0106.19), for specific destinations      Australia to the WTO (11
            (different implementation dates)                                               May 2012)




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4818.10




3901.10; 3901.90




6815.99




7208.51; 7208.52




7604.10.00; 7604.21.00; 7604.29.00; 7608.10.00; 7608.20.00; 7610.10.00; 7610.90.00




7604.10.00; 7604.21.00; 7604.29.00; 7608.10.00; 7608.20.00; 7610.10.00; 7610.90.00




3824.40




3901.10; 3901.90




4818.10


2804.69




7306.30




3904.10




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7005.29.00




2710.11.80; 2710.19.80; 2710.91.80; 2710.99.80; 3824.90.20; 3824.90.30




2710.11.80; 2710.19.80; 2710.91.80; 2710.99.80; 3824.90.20; 3824.90.30




3901.10; 3901.90




4412.31.00; 4412.32.00; 4412.39.00




7306.30; 7306.61; 7306.69




7306.30; 7306.61; 7306.69




3901.10.00; 3901.90.00




7306.30.00; 7306.61.00; 7306.69.00




2008.20.00




3924.90.00




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2008.20.00




2008.20.00




4407.10.10; 4407.10.99                    Austria,
                                          Canada,
                                          Czech
                                          Republic,
                                          Estonia,
                                          Germany,
                                          Lithuania,
                                          Sweden,
                                          United States

7306.30.00; 7306.61.00; 7306.69.00        China, Korea,
                                          Malaysia,
                                          Chinese
                                          Taipei,
                                          Thailand


7306.30.00; 7306.61.00; 7306.69.00        China




2008.20.00




2522.10.00                                Thailand


8708.70.91                                China




8708.70.91                                China




3808.93.00                                China


8544.49.20




3904.10.00                                Korea, Rep. of




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2203; 2204; 2205; 2206; 2207; 2208; 2401; 2402; 2403




30; 38; 39; 40; 42; 43; 50; 51; 52; 54; 55; 56; 57; 58; 59; 60; 61; 62; 63; 64; 65; 90; 94




39; 40; 68; 70; 73; 83; 84; 85; 87; 90; 94; 96


2401.10.00; 2401.20.00; 2401.30.00; 2402.10.20; 2402.10.80; 2402.20.20; 2402.20.80; 2403.10.30; 2403.10.70; 2403.91.00; 2403.99.80




2710.11; 2710.19; 2710.99


2203; 2204; 2205; 2206; 2207; 2208; 2401; 2402; 2403




 2203.00.61; 2203.00.62; 2203.00.69; 2203.00.71; 2203.00.72; 2203.00.79; 2203.00.91; 2203.00.99; 2204.10.23; 2204.10.29; 2204.10.83;
2204.10.89; 2204.21.30; 2204.21.90; 2204.29.30; 2204.29.90; 2205.10.30; 2205.10.90; 2205.90.30; 2205.90.90; 2206.00.13; 2206.00.14;
2206.00.21; 2206.00.22; 2206.00.23; 2206.00.24; 2206.00.52; 2206.00.59; 2206.00.62; 2206.00.69; 2206.00.74; 2260.00.75; 2206.00.78;
2206.00.82; 2206.00.83; 2206.00.89; 2206.00.92; 2206.00.99; 2207.10.00; 2208.20.90; 2208.30.00; 2208.40.00; 2208.50.00; 2208.60.00;
2208.70.00; 2208.90.20; 2208.90.90; 2208.20.10; 2401.10.00; 2401.20.00; 2401.30.00; 2402.10.20; 2402.10.80; 2402.20.20; 2402.20.80;
2403.10.30; 2403.10.70; 2403.91.00; 2403.99.80




2203; 2204; 2205; 2206; 2207; 2208; 2401; 2402; 2403




0102; 0104; 0106.13; 0106.19




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                                                                            Brazil
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                                Source/Date                         Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
Brazil           Termination on 13 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of steel      WTO document
                 blade (for stone cutting) from Italy (imposed on 9 October 2003)               G/ADP/N/180/BRA,
                                                                                                18 February 2009
Brazil           Initiation on 30 October 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of ball WTO document                     Definitive duty imposed on
                 point pens (NCM 9608.10.00) from China                                         G/ADP/N/202/BRA,                 29 April 2010
                                                                                                6 September 2010
Brazil           Termination on 19 December 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO document
                 mushrooms provisionally preserved and prepared or preserved from China         G/ADP/N/180/BRA,
                 (imposed on 18 December 2003)                                                  18 February 2009
Brazil           Termination on 19 December 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO document
                 bicycle tyres from Thailand                                                    G/ADP/N/180/BRA,
                                                                                                18 February 2009
Brazil           Initiation on 31 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document
                 magnesium ingot (NCM 8104.11.00; 8104.19.00) from China                        G/ADP/N/180/BRA,
                                                                                                18 February 2009
Brazil           Initiation on 31 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document                     Provisional and definitive duties
                 footwear (NCM 6402-6405) from China                                            G/ADP/N/202/BRA,                 imposed on 9 September 2009
                                                                                                6 September 2010                 and 5 March 2010 respectively

                                                                             2009
Brazil           Initiation on 5 May 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of              WTO document                  Definitive duty imposed on
                 synthetic fibre blankets (NCM 6301.40.00) from China                              G/ADP/N/202/BRA,              29 April 2010
                                                                                                   6 September 2010
Brazil           Termination on 3 June 2009 (lapsing of application period) of anti-dumping        WTO document
                 duties on imports of horse nail or horseshoe nail (NCM 7317.00.90) from           G/ADP/N/188/BRA,
                 Finland and India (imposed on14 June 2004)                                        18 September 2009

Brazil           Initiation on 23 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document                  Definitive duty for imports from
                 polypropylene resins (NCM 3902.10.20; 3902.30.00) from India and the              G/ADP/N/209/BRA,              the United States imposed on
                 United States                                                                     28 March 2011                 9 December 2010

Brazil           Termination on 23 September 2009 (withdrawal of the sunset review petition) WTO document
                 of anti-dumping duties on imports of bicycle tyres (NCM 4011.50.00) from    G/ADP/N/195/BRA/Rev.1,
                 China (imposed on 2 January 1998) and India (imposed on 29 August 2008) 31 March 2010

Brazil           Termination on 8 October 2009 (lapsing of application period) of                  WTO document
                 countervailing duties on imports of stainless steel bars from India (imposed on   G/SCM/N/203/BRA,
                 8 October 2004)                                                                   24 March 2010
Brazil           Termination on 11 October 2009 (lapsing of application period) of anti-           WTO document
                 dumping duties on imports of ferro-chrome containing by weight more than          G/ADP/N/195/BRA/Rev.1,
                 4% of carbon (NCM 7202.41.00) from Kazakhstan, Russian Federation, and            31 March 2010
                 South Africa (imposed on 21 October 1998)

Brazil           Termination on 14 October 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                  WTO document
                 investigation on imports of bi-axially oriented polypropylene films, not          G/ADP/N/195/BRA,
                 printed, with thickness from 10 to 60 micra (NCM 3920.20.19) from                 23 March 2010 and Secex
                 Argentina, Chile, China, Ecuador, Peru, and the United States (initiated on       Circular No. 54 (13 October
                 28 August 2008)                                                                   2009)
Brazil           Termination on 23 October 2009 (without measure) of safeguard investigation       WTO documents
                 on imports of recordable optical medias: CD-R (compact disc recordable) and       G/SG/N/6/BRA/3,
                 DVD-R (digital versatile disc recordable) (NCM 8523.40.11) (initiated on          19 September 2008 and
                 5 September 2008)                                                                 G/SG/N/9/BRA/1,
                                                                                                   20 November 2009
Brazil           Initiation on 29 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                  Definitive duty imposed on
                 glassware for table (NCM 7013.49.00) from Argentina, China, and Indonesia         G/ADP/N/216/BRA,              1 March 2011
                                                                                                   23 September 2011
Brazil           Initiation on 4 November 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                  Definitive duty imposed on
                 knitted or crocheted viscose fabrics (NCM 6004.10.41; 6004.10.42;                 G/ADP/N/216/BRA,              8 April 2011
                 6004.10.43; 6004.10.44; 6004.90.40; 6006.41.00; 6006.42.00; 6006.43.00;           23 September 2011
                 6006.44.00) from China.




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Brazil   Termination on 7 November 2009 (lapsing of application period) of anti-            WTO document
         dumping duties on imports of ammonium nitrate (NCM 3102.30.00;                     G/ADP/N/195/BRA,
         3105.51.00; 3105.59.00) from Russian Federation and Ukraine                        23 March 2010

Brazil   Termination on 14 December 2009 (lapsing of application period) of anti-           WTO document
         dumping duties on imports of pumping unit (NCM 8413.81.00; 8413.82.00;             G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
         8479.89.99) from Romania (imposed on 24 December 1998)                             28 March 2011

Brazil   Termination on 16 December 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                  WTO document
         investigation on imports of polyethylene terephthalate resins (NCM                 G/ADP/N/195/BRA,
         3907.60.00) from Argentina (initiated on 27 April 2009)                            23 March 2010

                                                                        2010
Brazil   Initiation on 12 March 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on 8
         unrefined salt "sal grosso" (NCM 2501.00.19) from Chile                            G/ADP/N/223/BRA,             September 2011
                                                                                            26 March 2012
Brazil   Initiation on 19 April 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
         glassine and other glazed transparent or translucent papers (NCM                   G/ADP/N/223/BRA,             imposed on 2 June 2011 and 6
         4806.40.00) from France, Hungary, and Italy                                        26 March 2012                October 2011 respectively

Brazil   Initiation on 1 June 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of              WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on 2
         emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber "E-SBR 1502 and E-SBR 1712 (NCM                  G/ADP/N/216/BRA,             June 2011
         4002.19.19) from Korea, Rep. of                                                    23 September 2011 and
                                                                                            Camex Resolution No. 38 (1
                                                                                            June 2011)
Brazil   Initiation on 14 July 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of N-          WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
         Butanol (NCM 2905.13.00) from the United States                                    G/ADP/N/223/BRA,             imposed on 8 April 2011 and 6
                                                                                            26 March 2012                October 2011 respectively

Brazil   Initiation on 26 July 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of toluene WTO document                     Provisional and definitive duties
         diisocyanate (TDI-80/20) (NCM 2929.10.21) from Argentina and the United G/ADP/N/223/BRA,                        imposed on 11 July 2011 and 17
         States                                                                         26 March 2012 and Camex          November 2011 respectively. On
                                                                                        Resolution No. 16 (23            26 March 2012, the duties were
                                                                                        March 2012)                      suspended for one year


Brazil   Termination on 5 August 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                     WTO document
         investigation on imports of flasks of glass up to 20ml (NCM 7010.90.90)            G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
         from India (initiated on 18 August 2009)                                           28 March 2011
Brazil   Termination on 2 September 2010 (lapsing of application period) of anti-           WTO document
         dumping duties on imports of polyethylene terephthalate resins (NCM                G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
         3907.60.00) from the United States (imposed on 2 September 2005)                   28 March 2011

Brazil   Termination on 13 October 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
         investigation on imports of hand tools "manual riveters" (NCM 8205.59.00)          G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
         from China (initiated on 24 December 2009)                                         28 March 2011
Brazil   Initiation on 23 November 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on 1
         plates, sheets, film, foil and strip, of poly(ethylene terephthalate) of a width   G/ADP/N/209/BRA,             March 2012
         not less than 5 micrometre but not exceeding 50 micrometre (NCM                    28 March 2011 and Camex
         3920.62.19; 3920.62.91; 3920.62.99) from Mexico, Turkey, and the United            Resolution No. 14 (29
         Arab Emirates                                                                      February 2012)

Brazil   Initiation on 10 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of WTO document                         Provisional and definitive
         light weight coated paper (NCM 4810.22.90) from Belgium, Canada, Finland, G/ADP/N/223/BRA,                      duties imposed on 10 November
          Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States                       26 March 2012 and Camex              2011 and 23 April 2012
                                                                                    Resolution No. 25 (19 April          respectively, except for imports
                                                                                    2012)                                from Switzerland

Brazil   Initiation on 21 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on 8
         line pipe up to 5 inches (NCM 7304.19.00) from China                               G/ADP/N/223/BRA,             September 2011
                                                                                            26 March 2012
Brazil   Initiation on 22 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
         stainless steel cookware (NCM 7323.93.00) from China                               G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
                                                                                            28 March 2011
                                                                        2011
Brazil   Initiation on 7 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of citric      WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on 26
         acid (NCM 2918.14.00; 2918.15.00) from China                                       G/ADP/N/216/BRA,           January 2012
                                                                                            23 September 2011 and
                                                                                            Camex Resolution No. 6 (25
                                                                                            January 2012)




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Brazil   Initiation on 18 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of flat-   WTO document
         rolled products of iron or non-alloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more, clad, G/ADP/N/216/BRA,
         plated or coated (NCM 7210.30.10; 7210.49.10; 7210.61.00; 7210.70.10)           23 September 2011
         from Australia; China; India; Korea, Rep. of; and Mexico

Brazil   Initiation on 16 May 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of pile       Secex Circular No. 20 (13     Definitive duty extended on 14
         fabrics, including "long pile" fabrics and terry fabrics, knitted or crocheted   May 2011) and Camex           February 2012
         (NCM 6001.10.20) from China (possible circumvention of anti-dumping              Resolution No. 12 (13
         measures of imports of synthetic fibre blankets (NCM 6301.40.00) from            February 2012)
         China (imposed on 29 April 2010))

Brazil   Initiation on 16 May 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            Secex Circular No. 20 (13     Definitive duty extended to
         synthetic fibre blankets (NCM 6301.40.00) from Paraguay and Uruguay              May 2011) and Camex           imports consigned from
         (possible circumvention of anti-dumping measures of imports from China           Resolution No. 12 (13         Paraguay and Uruguay on 14
         imposed on 29 April 2010)                                                        February 2012)                February 2012

Brazil   Termination on 20 May 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation     WTO document
         on imports of heavy plates (NCM 7208.51.00; 7208.52.00) from the               G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
         Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Mexico, Chinese Taipei, and Turkey      28 March 2011 and Secex
         (initiated on 26 August 2010)                                                  Circular No. 23 (19 May
                                                                                        2011)
Brazil   Initiation on 7 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                    Definitive duty imposed on 23
         unwrought magnesium containing at least 99.8% by weight of magnesium           G/ADP/N/223/BRA,                April 2012
         (NCM 8104.11.00) from the Russian Federation                                   26 March 2012 and Camex
                                                                                        Resolution No. 24 (19 April
                                                                                        2012)
Brazil   Initiation on 8 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                    Provisional duty imposed on 9
         polymeric MDI (NCM 3909.30.20) from China and the United States                G/ADP/N/216/BRA,                May 2012
                                                                                        23 September 2011 and
                                                                                        Camex Resolution No. 27
                                                                                        (25 April 2012)
Brazil   Initiation on 13 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of cutlery WTO document
         made of stainless steel of the category superior or luxury (NCM 8211.10.00; G/ADP/N/216/BRA,
         8211.91.00; 8215.20.00; 8215.99.10) from China                                 23 September 2011

Brazil   Termination on 22 July 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation      WTO document
         on imports of stainless steel cookware (NCM 7323.93.00) from India               G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
         (initiated on 22 December 2010)                                                  26 March 2012
Brazil   Termination on 26 July 2011 (lapsing of application period) of anti-             WTO document
         dumping duties on imports of cement Portland (NCM 2523.29.10) from               G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
         Mexico and Venezuela (duties imposed on 27 July 2000, and suspended on           26 March 2012
         1 September 2010 until 27 July 2011)

Brazil   Termination on 15 August 2011 (request from petitioner) of anti-                 WTO document
         dumping duties on imports of glyphosate (n-phosphonomethylglycine)               G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
         (NCM 2931.00.32; 2931.00.39; 3808.93.24) from China (imposed on 12               26 March 2012
         February 2003)
Brazil   Initiation on 12 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document
         yarns of mixed fibres containing 50% or more of viscose fibres (NCM              G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
         5509.51.00; 5510.11.00; 5510.12.00; 5510.20.00; 5510.30.00; 5510.90.00;          26 March 2012
         5511.30.00) from Turkey and Viet Nam

Brazil   Initiation on 12 September 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of    WTO document
         yarns of mixed fibres containing 50% or more of viscose fibres (NCM              G/SCM/N/235/BRA,
         5509.51.00; 5510.11.00; 5510.12.00; 5510.20.00; 5510.30.00; 5510.90.00;          26 March 2012
         5511.30.00) from India, Indonesia, and Thailand

Brazil   Initiation on 4 October 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         Secex Circular No. 48 (30
         certain parts of footwear (uppers, soles and heels) (NCM 6406.10.00;             September 2011)
         6406.20.00; 6406.99.00) from China, Indonesia, and Viet Nam (possible
         circumvention of anti-dumping measures imposed on 5 March 2010)

Brazil   Termination on 6 October 2011 (interruption of domestic production) of           WTO document
         anti-dumping duties on imports of barium carbonate (NCM 2836.60.00) from         G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
         China (duties imposed on 8 July 1992 and suspended on 20 October 2010)           26 March 2012

Brazil   Revised legislation modifying the time-frame (up to 90 days) for collecting      Camex Resolution No. 64 (9
         anti-dumping and countervailing duties                                           September 2011) and
                                                                                          Portaria No. 35 (11 October
                                                                                          2011)




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Brazil           Termination on 4 November 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                 WTO document
                 investigation on imports of nitrile rubber "NBR" not hydrogenated (NCM           G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
                 4002.59.00) from India and Poland (initiated on 1 October 2010)                  26 March 2012

Brazil           Initiation on 10 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of  WTO document
                 tubes and pipes of refined copper (NCM 7411.10.10; 7411.10.90) from China G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
                                                                                             26 March 2012
Brazil           Termination on 23 November 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping           WTO document
                 investigation on imports of heavy plates (NCM 7208.51.00; 7208.52.00)       G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
                 from Korea, Rep. of; Romania; Russian Federation; and Spain (initiated on 26 March 2012
                 26 August 2010)
Brazil           Termination on 29 November 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping           WTO document
                 investigation on imports of colourless flat glass, clear, produced by float G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
                 process, with a thickness between 2 and 19 mm (NCM 7005.29.00) from         26 March 2012
                 China and Mexico (initiated on 8 July 2010)

Brazil           Initiation on 29 December 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document
                 polycarbonate resins (NCM 3907.40.90) from Korea, Rep. of and Thailand           G/ADP/N/223/BRA,
                                                                                                  26 March 2012
                                                                              2012
Brazil           Termination on 26 February 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of methyl Secex Circular No. 24 (27
                 methacrylate (NCM 2916.14.10) from France, Germany, Spain, and the          May 2011)
                 United Kingdom (imposed on 23 March 2001)

Brazil           Initiation on 7 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of tubes,    Secex Circular No. 6 (6
                 pipes welded of circular cross-section of stainless steel (NCM 7306.40.00;       March 2012)
                 7306.90.20) from China and Chinese Taipei

Brazil           Initiation on 15 March 2012 of safeguard investigation on imports of fine or    WTO document
                 table wine (NCM 2204.21.00)                                                     G/SG/N/6/BRA/5,
                                                                                                 2 April 2012
Brazil           Termination on 27 March 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                  WTO document
                 investigation on imports of nitrile rubber "NBR" not hydrogenated (NCM          G/ADP/N/209/BRA,
                 4002.59.00) from Argentina; France; Korea, Rep. of; and the United States       28 March 2011 and Secex
                 (initiated on 1 October 2010)                                                   Circular No. 13 (26 March
                                                                                                 2012)
Brazil           Initiation on 13 April 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of flat-   Secex Circular No. 17 (12
                 rolled products of stainless steel of a width of 600 mm or more, of a thickness April 2012)
                 exceeding 0.35 mm but less than 4.75 mm (NCM 7219.32.00; 7219.33.00;
                 7219.34.00; 7219.35.00; 7220.20.90) from China; Finland; Germany; Korea,
                 Rep. of; South Africa; Chinese Taipei; the United States; and Viet Nam




Brazil           Initiation on 19 April 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of flat-    Secex Circular No. 18 (17
                 rolled products of other alloy steel (NCM 7225.19.00; 7226.19.00) from           April 2012)
                 China; Korea, Rep. of; and Chinese Taipei


Brazil           Initiation on 3 May 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of flat-       Secex Circular No. 19 (2
                 rolled products of iron or non-alloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more, hot-   May 2012)
                 rolled, not clad, plated or coated, of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more (NCM
                 7208.51; 7208.52) from Australia; China; Korea, Rep. of; Russian
                 Federation; South Africa; and Ukraine




Brazil           Initiation on 10 May 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            Secex Circular No. 20 (9
                 monoethanolamine and triethanolamine (NCM 2922.11.00; 2922.13.10) from           May 2012)
                 Germany and the United States
Brazil           Termination on 11 May 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                     WTO document
                 investigation on imports of polymeric MDI (NCM 3909.30.20) from Belgium          G/ADP/N/216/BRA,
                 (initiated on 8 June 2011)                                                       23 September 2011 and
                                                                                                  Secex Circular No. 21 (9
                                                                                                  May 2012)
Other trade measures




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                                                                       2008
None
                                                                       2009
Brazil   Inclusion of the meat sector in the drawback programme (exception of federal Permanent Delegation of
         taxes (9.5%) on the purchase of national inputs for exportable products)     Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                      (10 February 2009)
Brazil   Decision to increase the number of exporting companies (allowing larger      Permanent Delegation of
         firms, with annual revenue up to R$600 million (US$350.7 million)) with      Brazil to the WTO
         access to the government's export financing programme (Proex). There was     (23 February 2009)
         no increase in the programme's budget

Brazil   Increase of import tariffs on wind turbines (from zero to 14%).The                 Permanent Delegation of
         Programme of Incentives for Alternatives Electricity Sources (PROINFA)             Brazil to the WTO
         restricts the use of imported wind turbines (Portarias Nos. 211 and 242)           (18 June 2009)

Brazil   Decrease of import tariffs (from 14% to duty-free) on female sheath                Permanent Delegation of
         contraceptives; and trailers and semi-trailers (from 35% to duty-free).            Brazil to the WTO
         (Included on its national list of exemptions to the Mercosur Common Tariff)        (18 June 2009)

Brazil   Increase of import tariffs (from duty-free to 14%) on electric generating sets     Permanent Delegation of
         and rotary converters (wind powered). (Included on its national list of            Brazil to the WTO
         exemptions to the Mercosur Common Tariff)                                          (18 June 2009)

Brazil   Introduction of quota (up to 10,000 tonnes) for imports of dairy products from Permanent Delegation of
         Uruguay, until the end of 2009                                                 Brazil to the WTO (second
                                                                                        semester of 2009)

Brazil                                                                                Permanent Delegation of
         Increase of import tariffs on lauryl and stearyl alcohol, used in the production
         of cosmetic products, (from 2% to 14%)                                       Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                      (31 August 2009)
Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (from a range of 12-14% down to 2%) on 114       Permanent Delegation of
         products such as capital goods, informatics, and telecommunication equipment Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                      (18 September 2009)
                                                                    2010
Brazil   Creation of new tariff lines, in some cases resulting in a decrease of import      Resolução No. 82            Effective 1 January 2010
         tariffs on products such as codfish (NCM 0305.30.10) (from 10% to zero),           (15 December 2009)
         and electrical equipment (from 18% to zero)
Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (from a range of 12-14% down to 2%) on 573             CAMEX Resolutions Nos.
         tariff lines such as capital goods, informatics, and telecommunication             61 and 62
         equipment                                                                          (28 October 2009); 77 and
                                                                                            78 (15 December 2009); 3
                                                                                            and 4 (4 February 2010)

Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 6 tariff lines such as informatics,         CAMEX Resolution No. 17     Effective until 31 December 2010
         machinery and equipment (NCM 8419.50.90; 8471.70.12; 8537.20.90;                   (25 March 2010)
         8541.30.29; 9030.40.90; 9030.82.10)
Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 163 capital goods tariff lines (NCM         CAMEX Resolution No. 18     Effective until 31 December 2010
         Chapters 84, 85, 86, 87, 89, 90, and 94)                                           (25 March 2010)
Brazil   Extension of the period until 31 December 2011, of the reduction of import         CAMEX Resolutions
         tariffs (to 2%) for 232 tariff lines (informatics and telecommunication            Nos. 26 and 27
         equipments, and capital goods) (NCM Chapters 73; 82; 84; 85; 87; 89; 90)           (14 April 2010)




Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to zero) on A(H1N1) vaccines (NCM                     CAMEX Resolution No. 22
         3002.20.11; 3002.20.21), for a period of 12 months. (Included on its national      (23 April 2010)
         list of exemptions to the Mercosur Common Tariff)

Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (from 20% to zero) on ethyl alcohol (NCM               Permanent Delegation of     Effective until 31 December 2011
         2207.10.00; 2207.20.10). (Included on its national list of exemptions to the       Brazil to the WTO and
         Mercosur Common Tariff)                                                            CAMEX Resolution No. 21
                                                                                            (23 April 2010)
Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on certain products such as palm kernel        CAMEX Resolution No. 25
         (quota 150,000 tonnes) (NCM 1513.29.10); backed refined copper (quota              (29 April 2010)
         450,000 units) (NCM 7410.21.10); electrodes (quota 10,000 tonnes) (NCM
         8545.19.90), for a period of 12 months




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Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on paper and paperboard in rolls (NCM       CAMEX Resolution No. 29
         4810.13.90)                                                                     (14 May 2010)
Brazil   Amendments to the IPI value-added tax incentive scheme. IPI reductions for      Permanent Delegation of
         household appliances were eliminated as from 31 January 2010. IPI increased     Brazil to the WTO
         (to 7%) for commercial vehicles; and (from zero to 5%) for furniture and        (26 May 2010)
         components as from March and April 2010 respectively

Brazil   New tax incentives (Integrated Drawback) for exporters (mainly agri-           Permanent Delegation of      The full IPI reduction was
         businesses); consisting in the elimination of the IPI value-added tax (5%), or Brazil to the WTO            extended until June 2010 for
         the PIS/Cofins social contribution on the basis of the turnover (9.5%) on the  (26 May 2010)                capital goods; and until
         purchase of inputs (local and imported) to be used in the manufacturing of                                  31 December 2010 for
         export products. A similar scheme was already in place for machine parts, and                               construction material
         equipment

Brazil   Elimination of import tariffs and the IPI value-added tax (5%) for computers    Permanent Delegation of
         for public schools                                                              Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                         (26 May 2010)
Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on certain products such as electrodes      CAMEX Resolutions No. 25 Measure abolished on 1 July 2010
         (quota 10,000 tonnes) (NCM 8545.19.90), for a period of 12 months               (29 April 2010) and 47
                                                                                         (24 June 2010)
Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 7 informatics and              CAMEX Resolutions         Effective until 31 December 2011
         telecommunication tariff lines (NCM 8471.60.90; 8517.62.59.011;                 Nos. 35 (26 May 2010) and
         8517.62.59.012; 8517.62.59.013; 8517.62.59.014; 8517.62.77; 8517.62.91)         45 (24 June 2010)

Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 276 capital goods tariff lines (NCM      CAMEX Resolutions           Effective until 31 December 2011
         Chapters 68; 82; 84; 85; 86; 89; 90; 94)                                        Nos. 34 (26 May 2010) and
                                                                                         46 (24 June 2010)
Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) for certain products such as paper and      CAMEX Resolutions Nos.
         paper board (NCM 4810.13.90) (quota 4,500 tonnes); flat-rolled products of      39 (2 June 2010), 42
         iron or non-alloy steel not clad, plated or coated (NCM 7208.51.00) (quota      (17 June 2010), and 52
         800 tonnes); flat-rolled products of iron or non-alloy steel clad, plated or    (28 July 2010)
         coated (NCM 7210.90.00) (quota 250 tonnes); and aluminium casks, drums
         cans, boxes and similar containers (NCM 7612.90.19) (quota 1,900 million
         units)

Brazil   Creation of new tariff lines, in some cases resulting in a decrease of import   CAMEX Resolution No. 39     Effective 1 July 2010
         tariffs on products such as methylcellulose (NCM 3912.39.10) (from 14% to       (2 June 2010)
         2%), and copper foil (NCM 7410.21.10) (from 12% to 4%)

Brazil   Inclusion of certain products on its national list of exemptions to the Mercosur CAMEX Resolution No. 47
         Common Tariff, resulting in a decrease of import tariffs for frozen sardines     (24 June 2010)
         (to 2%) (NCM 0303.71.00), terephthalic acid and its salts (to zero - quota
         132,000 tonnes) (NCM 2917.36.00), and crane lorries (NCM 8705.10.10)

Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 436 capital goods tariff lines (NCM      CAMEX Resolution No. 53     Effective until 30 June 2012
         Chapters 73; 82; 84; 85; 86; 87; 89; 90)                                        (5 August 2010)
Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 10 informatics and             Resolution CAMEX No. 54     Effective until 30 June 2012
         telecommunication tariff lines (NCM 8541.40.32.002; 8541.40.32.003;             (5 August 2010).
         8541.40.32.004; 8543.70.99.028; 8543.70.99.066; 8543.70.99.067;
         8543.70.99.068; 8543.70.99.069; 8543.70.99.070; 9030.40.90)

Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on cotton (quota   CAMEX Resolution No. 70         Effective 1 October 2010 to
         250,000 tonnes) (NCM 5201.00.20; 5201.00.90) (beneficiary textiles sector). (14 September 2010)             31 May 2011
         (Included on its national list of exceptions of the Mercosur Common Tariff)

Brazil   Reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 116 auto part tariff lines (NCM          CAMEX Resolution No. 71
         Chapters 39, 40, 73, 76, 84, 85, 87, 90, 94)                                    (14 September 2010)

Brazil   Temporary tariff increase on imports of tools for pressing, stamping or         Camex Resolution No. 87
         punching (from 14% to 25%, NCM 8207.30.00), and of mould for metal              (14 December 2010)
         (from 14% to 30%, NCM 8480.41.00)
Brazil   Temporary tariff reduction (to 2%) on imports of two Information Technology     Camex Resolution No. 89     Effective until 30 June 2012
         (IT) produts and extension of tariff reduction on 21 IT products (NCM           (14 December 2010)
         Chapter 85)
Brazil   Temporary tariff reduction (to 2%) on imports of 226 capital goods and          Camex Resolution No. 90     Effective until 30 June 2012
         extension of tariff reduction on 316 products (NCM Chapters 39; 82; 84; 85;     (14 December 2010)
         86; 89; 90)
Brazil   Temporary tariff increase (from 20% to 35% ) on imports of toys (14 lines in    Camex Resolution No. 92     Effective until 31 December 2011
         NCM 9503.00)                                                                    (28 December 2010)




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Brazil               New law regulating government purchases, including "buy Brazilian" clause         Permanent Delegation of
                     requirements, and granting preference (up to 25% price preference) for local      Brazil to the WTO (12
                     and Mercosur firms                                                                August 2011)
Brazil               New rules for steel imports fixing minimum import price for customs               Permanent Delegation of
                     valuation purpose                                                                 Brazil to the WTO (12
                                                                                                       August 2011)
Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 28%) for 11 tariff           Decisión No. 25/09 del
Paraguay and         lines (dairy products: NCM 0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0402.99; 0404.10;           Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay              0406.10; 0406.90), as from 31 January 2010 until 31 December 2011.                Común (7 December 2009),
(Mercosur)           Paraguay and Uruguay given a waiver on this measure                               and Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                       Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                                       (1 February 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 18% and 26%) for             Decisión No. 26/09 del
Paraguay and         157 tariff lines (textiles and textile articles: NCM 5004; 5005; 5006; 5106;      Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay              5107; 5108; 5109; 5110; 5204; 5205; 5206; 5207; 5306; 5307; 5308; 5401;           Común (7 December 2009),
(Mercosur)           5402; 5403; 5404; 5405; 5502; 5508; 5509; 5510; 5911). Paraguay and               and Permanent Delegation of
                     Uruguay given a waiver on this measure                                            Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                                       (1 February 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 35%) for 3 tariff            Decisión No. 27/09 del
Paraguay and         lines (articles of leather: NCM 4202.22.10; 4202.22.20; 4202.92.00).              Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay              Paraguay and Uruguay given a waiver on this measure                               Común (7 December 2009),
(Mercosur)                                                                                             and Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                       Brazil to the WTO
                                                                                                       (1 February 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Establishment of a new common Custom Code with guidelines on the                  Decisiones Nos. 10/10 and
Paraguay and         elimination of double-taxation of imports from Non-Mercosur countries that        27/10 del Consejo del
Uruguay              are unloaded in one Mercosur member and forwarded to another                      Mercado Común
(Mercosur)                                                                                             (2 August 2010)

Argentina, Brazil,   Trade facilitation measure with the establishment of a Common Customs             Decisión No. 17/10 del
Paraguay and         Document "Documento Único Aduanero del Mercosur (DUAM )"                          Consejo del Mercado
Uruguay                                                                                                Común (2 August 2010)
(Mercosur)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary authorization to increase the Mercosur Common Tariff applied            Decisión No. 60/10 del   Effective 1 April 2011 to 31
Paraguay and         rates, but not over their bound levels, for imports of 14 tariff lines (certain   Consejo del Mercado      December 2011
Uruguay              toys: NCM 9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39;             Común (16 December 2010)
(Mercosur)           9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91;
                     9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99)

Argentina, Brazil,   Temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 35%) for imports of          Decisión No. 61/10 del   Effective 1 April 2011 to 31
Paraguay and         prepared or preserved peaches, including nectarines (NCM 2008.70.10;              Consejo del Mercado      December 2011
Uruguay              20080.70.90). Paraguay given a waiver on this measure                             Común (16 December 2010)
(Mercosur)

                                                                                   2011
Brazil               Extension of a temporary tariff elimination (from 12% to zero) on imports of      Camex Resolution No. 2 (20 Effective from 11 February 2011
                     terephthalic acid and its salts (NCM 2917.36.00), under an import quota of        January 2011)              to 31 July 2011
                     150,000 metric tonnes
Brazil               Monitoring by the Brazilian Revenue Authority of steel import prices for       Permanent Delegation of
                     customs valuation purpose                                                      Brazil to the WTO (12
                                                                                                    August 2011 and 27 April
Brazil               Extension of the temporary elimination of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on 2012) Resolution No. 27 (5 Effective until 30 June 2011
                                                                                                    Camex
                     cotton (NCM 5201.00.20; 5201.00.90) (quota 250,000 tonnes) (originally         May 2011)
                     implemented on 14 September 2010 and effective until 31 May 2011)

Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on: 4,4'-isopropylidenediphenol Camex Resolution No. 34           Effective until 31 December 2011
                     (bisphenol A, diphenylolpropane) and its salts (NCM 2907.23.00) (quota        (17 May 2011)
                     3,000 tonnes); and flat rolled products of iron or non-alloy steel (of a
                     thickness exceeding 10 mm), of a width of 600 mm or more, hot-rolled, not
                     clad, plated or coated (NCM 7208.51.00) (quota 30,000 tonnes)

Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs on certain products: (to zero) hepatitis    Camex Resolution No. 39
                     B vaccine for human (NCM 3002.20.23) (quota 33 million doses); and rabies         (31 May 2011)
                     vaccine for human (NCM 3002.20.29) (quota 3 million doses); and (to 2%)
                     palm kernel or babassu oil and fractions (NCM 1513.29.10) (quota 222,500
                     tonnes)




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Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on mixed alkylbenzenes (NCM          Camex Resolution No. 41
         3817.00.10) (quota 3,000 tonnes)                                                   (14 June 2011)
Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on titanium oxides (NCM              Camex Resolution No. 43
         2823.00.10) (quota 6,000 tonnes)                                                   (21 June 2011)
Brazil   Adoption of the Convention on Temporary Admission (Istanbul Convention             Permanent Delegation of
         of 26 June 1990)                                                                   Brazil to the WTO (30
                                                                                            September 2011)
Brazil   Introduction of "Buy Brazil" clause on government procurement (up to 25%           Decreto 7546/11 (2 August
         preference for local products and services) under a new Decree establishing        2011)
         an Inter-Ministerial Commission on public procurement

Brazil   Temporary elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on terephthalic acid and its     Camex Resolution No. 58      Effective until 31 December 2011
         salts (NCM 2917.36.00) (quota 135,000 tonnes)                                      (12 August 2011)

Brazil   Revised customs procedures on imports of textiles and clothing (NCM                Permanent Delegation of      Effective 17 August 2011
         Chapters 61 and 62) under the "Panos Quentes III " scheme. Goods passing           Brazil to the WTO (14
         through the "grey" and "red" customs procedures now subject to physical            October 2011)
         inspection by sampling
Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on flat-rolled products of iron      Camex Resolution No. 59      Effective until 31 December 2011
         or non-alloy steel, not in coils, not further worked than hot-rolled of a          (29 August 2011)
         thickness exceeding 10 mm (NCM 7208.51.00) (quota 4,000 tonnes)

Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on coated paper and paper            Camex Portaria No. 30 (2     Effective until 29 February 2012
         board (NCM 4810.13.90) (quota 2,500 tonnes) and flanges (NCM                       September 2011)
         7307.91.00) (quota 90 tonnes)
Brazil   Reduction of the IPI (Imposto sobre Produtos Industrializados) internal            Decree No. 7.567/11 (15      Effective 15 September 2011 to
         industrial tax on certain items of the car industry (i.e. cars, lorries, and       September 2011)              31 December 2012
         commercial trucks) for companies fulfilling specific requirements on: local
         content (at least 65%), investment provisions (invest at least 0.5% of after-tax
         income in R&D in Brazil). Manufacturers have two months to prove that they
         produce 65% or more of their components in Brazil, or to adjust its
         production chain and assembly operations. Decree No. 7567 also established
         higher IPI rates (ranging from 30% to 55%) applicable until 31 December
         2012 on vehicles (NCM 8701; 8703; 8704)


Brazil   Increase of import tariffs (from 12% to 35%) on ceramic tiles (NCM 6907)    Permanent Delegation of     Effective 15 September 2011
         (included in its national list of exemptions to the Mercosur Common Tariff) Brazil to the WTO (14
                                                                                     October 2011)
Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2% and zero) on 3,779 capital     Camex Resolutions Nos. 27, Effective until 31 December 2012
         goods and 111 integrated systems (NCM Chapters 73, 81, 84, 85, 87, 90, 94), 28, 29, 35, 36, 47, 48, 50,
         through the "ex-out" regime (mechanism designed to temporarily reduce       51, 56, 57, 68 and 70
         import tariffs on capital goods and informatics and telecommunication       (various dates)
         equipment not locally produced)




Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on certain products, i.e. 6-         Camex Resolution No. 72 (5
         Hexanelactam (epsilon-caprolactam) (NCM 2933.71.00) (quota 45,000                  October 2011) and Portaria
         tonnes) (effective until 5 October 2012); flat rolled products of stainless steel, No. 36 (13 October 2011)
         of a width of less than 600 mm (NCM 7220.90.00) (quota 70 tonnes)
         (effective until 5 February 2012); and articles of iron and steel (NCM
         7326.90.90) (quota 1,500 tonnes) (effective until 5 April 2012)

Brazil   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 16 capital goods tariff lines     Camex Resolution No. 74 (5 Effective until 31 December 2011
         (NCM 8419; 8421;8431; 8439; 8457; 8458; 8464; 8471; 8477; 8502; 9024;              October 2011)
         9027; 9031)
Brazil   Specific regulations on government contracts for the deployment,                   Permanent Delegation of
         maintenance and improvement of information technology and communication            Brazil to the WTO (14
         systems, under which bidding may be limited to goods and services whose            October 2011)
         technology is locally developed and are produced in accordance with the
         basic production process. For such contracts to be considered strategic a
         joint act by 3 Ministries is required

Brazil   Increase of import tariffs (from 2% to 14%) on tall oil fatty acids (NCM           Secex Circular No. 49 (13
         3823.13.00)                                                                        October 2011)




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Brazil               Temporary elimination of import tariffs on antisera and other blood fractions     Camex Resolution No. 83     Effective 3 November 2011 to 2
                     and modified immunological products, whether or not obtained by means of          (31 October 2011) and       November 2012
                     biotechnological processes (NCM 3002.10.37; 3002.10.39)                           Secex Portaria No. 40 (23
                                                                                                       November 2011)
Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on certain products, i.e.           Camex Resolution No. 83     Effective 3 November 2011 to 2
                     sardines (NCM 0303.71.00) (quota 30,000 tonnes), disodium sulphate                (31 October 2011) and       November 2012
                     (anidro ) (NCM 2833.11.10) (quota 650,000 tonnes), and sodium                     Secex Portaria No. 40 (23
                     triphosphate (sodium tripolyphosphate) (NCM 2835.31.90) (quota 30,000             November 2011)
                     tonnes)
Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on informatics and                  Camex Resolutions No. 84    Effective until 31 December 2012
                     telecommunication equipment (NCM 8471.90.12; 8517.62.39; 9030.82.10;              and 85 (10 November 2011)
                     9032.89.82); and (to 2% and zero) on 162 capital goods and 29 integrated
                     systems (NCM Chapters 82; 84; 85; 86; 90), through the "ex-out" regime
                     (mechanism designed to temporarily reduce import tariffs on capital goods
                     and informatics and telecommunication equipment not locally produced)




Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on informatics and            Camex Resolutions No. 95          Effective until 31 December 2012
                     telecommunication equipment (NCM 8517.62.59; 8532.24.10; 9030.89.90;        and 96 (9 December 2011)
                     9032.89.23); and (to 2% and zero) on 387 capital goods and 29 integrated
                     systems (NCM Chapters 39; 73; 82; 84; 85; 86; 87; 90; 94), through the "ex-
                     out" regime (mechanism designed to temporarily reduce import tariffs on
                     capital goods and informatics and telecommunication equipment not locally
                     produced)




Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on certain products, i.e. other     Camex Resolution No. 97     Effective 26 December 2011 to
                     colouring matter (NCM 3206.11.19) (quota 95,000 tonnes, except imports            (23 December 2011) and      25 December 2012
                     from Colombia); and poly(vinyl chloride), not mixed with any other                Secex Portaria No. 1 (6
                     substances (NCM 3904.10.20) (quota 12,000 tonnes)                                 January 2012)

Argentina, Brazil,   Creation of new tariff lines (NCM 8415.90.10; 8415.90.20) with an import          Resolución No. 3/11 del     Effective 1 October 2011
Paraguay and         tariff of 18%, resulting in an increase of import tariffs (from 14%) on air       Grupo Mercado Común
Uruguay              conditioning machines "split-system"                                              (17 June 2011)
(Mercosur)

Argentina, Brazil,   Creation of a new tariff line (NCM 8431.49.22) with an import tariff of 14%,      Resolución No. 13/11 del
Paraguay and         resulting in an increase of import tariffs (from zero) on caterpillars/crawlers   Grupo Mercado Común
Uruguay              (orugas )                                                                         (27 June 2011)
(Mercosur)

Argentina, Brazil,   Special authorization to increase the Mercosur Common Tariff applied rates, Decisión No. 39/11 del            Effective until 31 December
Paraguay and         but not above their bound levels, for certain products (no more than 100 tariff Consejo del Mercado           2014, (but still pending
Uruguay              lines per Member), for renewable periods of 12 months                           Común (20 December 2011)      incorporation to domestic legal
(Mercosur)                                                                                           and Permanent Delegation of   systems of all Mercosur members,
                                                                                                     Brazil to the WTO (15 May     in order to take effect)
                                                                                                     2012)


                                                                                  2012
Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 164 capital goods and      Camex Resolutions No. 1           Effective until 31 December 2012
                     integrated systems (NCM Chapters 73; 82; 84; 85; 90); and creation of 6 new and 2 (12 January 2012)
                     informatics and telecommunication equipment tariff lines (NCM 8517; 8543;
                     9030; 9032), resulting in a temporary decrease of import tariffs (to 2%),
                     through the "ex-out" regime (mechanism designed to temporarily reduce
                     import tariffs on capital goods and informatics and telecommunication
                     equipment not locally produced)




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Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 134 capital goods and             Camex Resolutions No. 9       Effective until 30 June 2013
                     integrated systems (NCM Chapters 73; 84; 85; 90); (to 6%) on constant              and 10 (13 February 2012)
                     weight scales and scales for discharging a predetermined weight of material
                     into a bag or container, including hopper scales (NCM 8423.30.11); and
                     creation of 4 new informatics and telecommunication equipment tariff lines
                     (NCM 8517; 8543; 9030), resulting in a temporary decrease of import tariffs
                     (to 2%), through the "ex-out" regime (mechanism designed to temporarily
                     reduce import tariffs on capital goods and informatics and telecommunication
                     equipment not locally produced)


Brazil               Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to 2%) on 45 capital goods tariff lines Camex Resolutions Nos. 18         Effective until 30 June 2013
                     (NCM Chapters 84; 85; 87; 90); and (to 10%) on certain continuous-action       (4 April 2012) and 28 (25
                     elevators and conveyors, for goods or materials (NCM 8428.39.90), and          April 2012)
                     creation of a new tariff line for informatics and telecommunication equipment
                     (NCM 9030.89.90), resulting in a temporary decrease of import tariffs (to
                     2%), through the "ex-out" regime (mechanism designed to temporarily reduce
                     import tariffs on capital goods and informatics and telecommunication
                     equipment not locally produced)


Brazil               Temporary elimination of import tariffs on terephthalic acid and its salts         Camex Resolution No. 19 (4
                     (NCM 2917.36.00) (quota 75,000 tonnes) (effective until 31 July 2012); and         April 2012)
                     temporary reduction (to 2%) of import tariffs on flat-rolled products, not in
                     coils, with patterns in relief of a thickness exceeding 10 mm (NCM
                     7208.51.00) (quota 145,000 tonnes) (effective until 2 October 2012)

Brazil               Temporary reduction (to 2%) of import tariffs on adiponitrila (1,4-                Camex Resolution No. 23     Effective 23 April 2012
                     dicianobutano) (NCM 2926.90.91) (quota 40,000 tonnes)                              (19 April 2012)
Brazil               New legislation granting preference in government procurement to locally           Permanent Delegation of
                     produced products in certain sectors, i.e. textile and footwear (8 November        Brazil to the WTO (27 April
                     2011); and motor and machinery, medicines, and pharmaceutical products (3          2012)
                     April 2012) (NCM Chapters 28; 29; 30; 35; 42; 61; 62; 63; 64; 65; 94; 96)




Brazil               Special Tax Refund Regime for Exporting Companies (Reintegra ) reducing            Permanent Delegation of
                     the tax on industrialized products (IPI) for the automotive industry               Brazil to the WTO (27 April
                                                                                                        2012)
Brazil               Introduction of non-automatic import licensing requirements on apricots            Permanent Delegation of
                     (NCM 0809.10) and wheat flour                                                      Brazil to the WTO (15 May
                                                                                                        2012)
Brazil               Bilateral agreement signed with Mexico on 19 March 2012 limiting duty-free         Permanent Delegation of
                     imports for automobiles and utility vehicles (NCM 8703; 8704) (US$1.45             Brazil to the WTO (15 May
                     billion for 2012-13; US$1.56 billion for 2013-14; and US$1.64 billion for          2012)
                     2014-15). Free-trade to be re-established on 19 March 2015

Brazil               CERAD "National Centre on Risk Management" , new division created with             Permanent Delegation of
                     the aim of coordinating intelligence and risk management related to customs        Brazil to the WTO (15 May
                     operations, to improve the quality of inspections by applying risk management      2012)
                     techniques
Argentina, Brazil,   Prolongation of temporary increase of the Mercosur Common Tariff (to 35%)          Decisión No. 36/11 del   Effective 1 January 2012 to 31
Paraguay and         for imports of prepared or preserved peaches, including nectarines (NCM            Consejo del Mercado      December 2012
Uruguay              2008.70.10; 2008.70.90) (initially effective from 1 April 2011 to 31               Común (19 December 2011)
(Mercosur)           December 2011). Paraguay given a waiver on this measure                            and Camex Resolution No.
                                                                                                        99 (29 December 2011)


Argentina, Brazil,   Prolongation of temporary authorization to increase the Mercosur Common            Decisión No. 37/11 del   Effective 1 January 2012 to 31
Paraguay and         Tariff applied rates, but not above their bound levels, for imports of 14 tariff   Consejo del Mercado      December 2012
Uruguay              lines (certain toys: NCM 9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31;           Común (19 December 2011)
(Mercosur)           9503.00.39; 9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80;            and Camex Resolution No.
                     9503.00.91; 9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99) (initially effective from 1        98 (29 December 2011)
                     April 2011 to 31 December 2011). Paraguay and Uruguay given a waiver on
                     this measure




                                                                                                                                                                     7:44 PM
                                                                                              47                                                                     2/2/2013
NON VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                               Source/Date                        Status
 Member State
                                                                              2011
Brazil          Increase of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 14% to 25%) tools for Press reports (14 December    Effective 14 December 2010
                pressing, stamping or punching (NCM 8207); and (from 14% to 30%) moulds 2010) and WTO document
                for metal or metal carbides for injection or compression types (NCM 8480)        WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                                 November 2011

Brazil          Increase of import tariffs (from 14% to 20%) on amino-resins (NCM 3909)           Press reports (14 December   Effective 17 February 2011
                                                                                                  2010) and WTO document
                                                                                                  WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                                  November 2011

Brazil          Non automatic import licensing requirements for imports of certain products,      Lanación (16 May 2011) and
                i.e. vehicles, auto-parts, paper products, shoes, chocolates, sweets, biscuits,   CRONISTA.com (18
                and tires                                                                         October 2011) and WTO
                                                                                                  document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                                  21 November 2011




                                                                                                                                                            7:44 PM
                                                                                        48                                                                  2/2/2013
9608.10.00




8104.11.00; 8104.19.00


6402; 6403; 6404; 6405




6301.40.00


7317.00.90




3902.10.20; 3902.30.00




4011.50.00




7202.41.00




3920.20.19




8523.40.11




7013.49.00


6004.10.41; 6004.10.42; 6004.10.43; 6004.10.44; 6004.90.40; 6006.41.00; 6006.42.00; 6006.43.00; 6006.44.00




                                                                                                             7:44 PM
                                                                                     49                      2/2/2013
3102.30.00; 3105.51.00; 3105.59.00




8413.81.00; 8413.82.00; 8479.89.99




3907.60.00




2501.00.19


4806.40.00




4002.19.19




2905.13.00




2929.10.21




7010.90.90


3907.60.00




8205.59.00


3920.62.19; 3920.62.91; 3920.62.99




4810.22.90




7304.19.00


7323.93.00




2918.14.00; 2918.15.00




                                          7:44 PM
                                     50   2/2/2013
7210.30.10; 7210.49.10; 7210.61.00; 7210.70.10




6001.10.20                                                                                China




6301.40.00                                                                                Paraguay,
                                                                                          Uruguay



7208.51.00; 7208.52.00




8104.11.00                                                                                Russian
                                                                                          Federation




3909.30.20                                                                                Belgium,
                                                                                          China, United
                                                                                          States


8211.10.00; 8211.91.00; 8215.20.00; 8215.99.10                                            China




7323.93.00


2523.29.10




2931.00.32; 2931.00.39; 3808.93.24



5509.51.00; 5510.11.00; 5510.12.00; 5510.20.00; 5510.30.00; 5510.90.00; 5511.30.00        Turkey, Viet
                                                                                          Nam




5509.51.00; 5510.11.00; 5510.12.00; 5510.20.00; 5510.30.00; 5510.90.00; 5511.30.00        India,
                                                                                          Indonesia,
                                                                                          Thailand


6406.10.00; 6406.20.00; 6406.99.00                                                        China,
                                                                                          Indonesia,
                                                                                          Viet Nam


2836.60.00




                                                                                          World




                                                                                               7:44 PM
                                                                                     51        2/2/2013
4002.59.00




7411.10.10; 7411.10.90                                            China


7208.51.00; 7208.52.00




7005.29.00




3907.40.90                                                        Korea,
                                                                  Thailand



2916.14.10




7306.40.00; 7306.90.20                                            China,
                                                                  Chinese
                                                                  Taipei

2204.21.00                                                        World


4002.59.00




7219.32.00; 7219.33.00; 7219.34.00; 7219.35.00; 7220.20.90        China;
                                                                  Finland;
                                                                  Germany;
                                                                  Korea, Rep.
                                                                  of; South
                                                                  Africa;
                                                                  Chinese
                                                                  Taipei;
                                                                  United States;
                                                                  Viet Nam


7225.19.00; 7226.19.00                                            China; Korea,
                                                                  Rep. of;
                                                                  Chinese
                                                                  Taipei

7208.51; 7208.52                                                  Australia;
                                                                  China; Korea,
                                                                  Rep. of;
                                                                  Russian
                                                                  Federation;
                                                                  South Africa;
                                                                  Ukraine


2922.11.00; 2922.13.10                                            Germany,
                                                                  United States

3909.30.20




                                                                       7:44 PM
                                                             52        2/2/2013
0305.30.10




8419.50.90; 8471.70.12; 8537.20.90; 8541.30.29; 9030.40.90; 9030.82.10


84; 85; 86; 87; 89; 90; 94

73; 82; 84; 85; 87; 89; 90




3002.20.11; 3002.20.21




2207.10.00; 2207.20.10




1513.29.10; 7410.21.10; 8545.19.90




                                                                              7:44 PM
                                                                         53   2/2/2013
                                                                                                                                  560




8545.19.90


8471.60.90; 8517.62.59.011; 8517.62.59.012; 8517.62.59.013; 8517.62.59.014; 8517.62.77; 8517.62.91




68; 82; 84; 85; 86; 89; 90; 94


4810.13.90; 7208.51.00; 7210.90.00; 7612.90.19




3912.39.10; 7410.21.10




0303.71.00; 2917.36.00; 8705.10.10




73; 82; 84; 85; 86; 87; 89; 90

8541.40.32.002; 8541.40.32.003; 8541.40.32.004; 8543.70.99.028; 8543.70.99.066; 8543.70.99.067; 8543.70.99.068; 8543.70.99.069;
8543.70.99.070; 9030.40.90




5201.00.20; 5201.00.90




39; 40; 73; 76; 84; 85; 87; 90; 94


8207.30.00; 8480.41.00



8517.62.49; 8517.69.00; 8525.60.90; 8528.49.21, 8543.70.99; 9030.40.30; 9030.40.90; 9030.89.90;



39; 82; 84; 85; 86; 89; 90



9503.00




                                                                                                                                        7:44 PM
                                                                                     54                                                 2/2/2013
0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0402.99; 0404.10; 0406.10; 0406.90




5004; 5005; 5006; 5106; 5107; 5108; 5109; 5110; 5204; 5205; 5206; 5207; 5306; 5307; 5308; 5401; 5402; 5403; 5404; 5405; 5502; 5508; 5509;
5510; 5911




4202.22.10; 4202.22.20; 4202.92.00




9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39; 9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91;
9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99




2008.70.10; 20080.70.90




2917.36.00




5201.00.20; 5201.00.90




2907.23.00; 7208.51.00




1513.29.10; 3002.20.23; 3002.20.29




                                                                                                                                            7:44 PM
                                                                                     55                                                     2/2/2013
3817.00.10

2823.00.10




2917.36.00


61; 62                                                                                                                                World




7208.51.00




4810.13.90; 7307.91.00


8701.20.00; 8703.21.00; 8703.22.10; 8703.22.90; 8703.23.10; 8703.23.90; 8703.24.10; 8703.24.90; 8703.31.10; 8703.31.90; 8703.32.10;
8703.32.90; 8703.33.10; 8703.33.90; 8703.90.00; 8704.10.10; 8704.10.90; 8704.21.10; 8704.21.20; 8704.21.30; 8704.21.90; 8704.22.10;
8704.22.20; 8704.22.30; 8704.22.90; 8704.23.10; 8704.23.20; 8704.23.30; 8704.23.90; 8704.31.10; 8704.31.20; 8704.31.30; 8704.31.90;
8704.32.10; 8704.32.20; 8704.32.90; 8704.90.00




6907                                                                                                                                  World


8108.90.00; 8408.10.90; 8412.29.00; 8413.50.90; 8413.70.90; 8414.80.12; 8414.80.19; 8417.80.90; 8419.32.00; 8419.39.00; 8419.50.21;
8419.50.29; 8419.89.40; 8419.89.99; 8420.99.00; 8421.21.00; 8421.29.90; 8422.30.10; 8422.30.29; 8422.40.90; 8423.30.19; 8424.89.90;
8424.90.90; 8426.20.00; 8427.20.10; 8428.20.90; 8428.33.00; 8428.39.20; 8428.39.90; 8428.60.00; 8428.90.90; 8429.40.00; 8429.52.19;
8431.31.10; 8433.60.90; 8436.80.00; 8438.10.00; 8438.50.00; 8440.10.90; 8441.20.00; 8441.30.90; 8443.19.90; 8443.39.10; 8445.90.10;
8448.32.19; 8451.80.00; 8454.20.10; 8454.30.90; 8454.90.90; 8455.21.90; 8457.10.00; 8457.30.10; 8458.11.99; 8458.91.00; 8459.31.00;
8460.21.00; 8460.29.00; 8460.31.00; 8460.39.00; 8460.90.19; 8460.90.90; 8461.50.10; 8461.50.20; 8461.50.90; 8462.10.19; 8462.21.00;
8462.29.00; 8462.41.00; 8462.91.19; 8462.99.20; 8462.99.90; 8463.10.90; 8463.90.10; 8465.93.90; 8465.99.00; 8466.93.40; 8471.90.90;
8474.20.90; 8474.39.00; 8474.80.90; 8475.21.00; 8477.10.11; 8477.20.10; 8477.20.90; 8477.30.90; 8477.40.90; 8477.59.19; 8477.59.90;
8477.80.90; 8477.90.00; 8479.10.90; 8479.81.90; 8479.82.10; 8479.89.91; 8479.89.99; 8480.41.00; 8480.71.00; 8481.80.93; 8481.80.95;
8483.40.10; 8483.40.90; 8504.40.90; 8514.40.00; 8514.10.10; 8515.21.00; 8515.29.00; 8515.31.90; 8515.39.00; 8515.80.90; 8517.62.49;
8517.70.99; 8537.10.20; 8537.10.90; 8543.30.00; 8543.70.19; 8543.70.99; 8709.19.00; 9018.19.80; 9024.10.90; 9024.80.29; 9027.30.20;
2933.71.00; 7220.90.00; 7326.90.90




8419.89.99; 8421.99.10; 8431.43.90; 8439.30.20; 8457.10.00; 8458.11.99; 8464.10.00; 8471.41.90; 8477.10.91; 8477.20.10; 8502.13.19;
9024.80.90; 9027.50.20; 9031.49.90




3823.13.00                                                                                                                            World




                                                                                                                                          7:44 PM
                                                                                     56                                                   2/2/2013
3002.10.37; 3002.10.39




0303.71.00; 2833.11.10; 2835.31.90




8207.30.00; 8408.10.90; 8413.50.10; 8413.50.90; 8413.70.90; 8414.80.19; 8414.80.33; 8417.10.20; 8417.10.90; 8417.80.90; 8419.32.00;
8419.39.00; 8419.50.21; 8419.89.99; 8421.21.00; 8421.29.90; 8421.39.90; 8421.99.99; 8422.30.10; 8422.30.29; 8422.40.90; 8424.30.10;
8424.89.90; 8426.41.90; 8427.20.10; 8427.20.90; 8428.33.00; 8428.90.90; 8429.52.19; 8430.39.90; 8434.20.90; 8436.80.00; 8437.10.00;
8438.50.00; 8438.80.90; 8439.10.90; 8441.40.00; 8441.80.00; 8442.30.90; 8443.17.90; 8443.19.90; 8451.40.29; 8455.22.90; 8456.10.19;
8456.30.19; 8457.10.00; 8457.30.10; 8458.11.99; 8458.91.00; 8459.61.00; 8460.21.00; 8460.31.00; 8460.39.00; 8460.90.90; 8461.30.90;
8462.10.19; 8462.21.00; 8462.29.00; 8462.39.90; 8462.49.00; 8463.30.00; 8464.90.19; 8465.92.90; 8465.99.00; 8471.90.12; 8474.10.00;
8474.20.90; 8474.80.10; 8474.80.90; 8477.10.19; 8477.10.99; 8477.20.90; 8477.59.11; 8477.59.90; 8477.80.90; 8479.81.90; 8479.82.90;
8479.89.99; 8481.80.39; 8481.80.96; 8514.20.11; 8514.20.20; 8515.21.00; 8515.80.90; 8517.62.39; 8537.10.19; 8537.10.20; 8537.10.90;
8601.10.00; 8609.00.00; 9024.80.90; 9027.10.00; 9027.30.20; 9027.80.99; 9030.39.90; 9030.82.10; 9031.20.90; 9031.49.90; 9031.80.99;
9031.90.90; 9032.89.82

3925.10.00; 7309.00.90; 7310.10.90; 8207.30.00; 8408.10.90; 8408.90.90; 8412.21.10; 8413.70.90; 8414.10.00; 8414.59.90; 8414.80.11;
8414.80.19; 8414.80.32; 8416.30.00; 8416.90.00; 8417.10.20; 8417.80.90; 8419.39.00; 8419.50.10; 8419.50.21; 8419.50.90; 8419.60.00;
8419.89.40; 8419.89.99; 8419.90.90; 8421.21.00; 8421.23.00; 8421.29.90; 8421.39.90; 8422.30.29; 8422.40.90; 8423.82.00; 8424.30.10;
8424.89.90; 8425.11.00; 8426.20.00; 8426.41.90; 8426.49.90; 8426.99.00; 8427.20.10; 8428.10.00; 8428.39.90; 8428.90.90; 8429.51.99;
8430.10.00; 8431.31.10; 8432.80.00; 8433.53.00; 8435.10.00; 8436.10.00; 8438.10.00; 8438.20.90; 8438.50.00; 8441.10.90; 8441.20.00;
8441.40.00; 8441.80.00; 8442.50.00; 8443.16.00; 8443.19.10; 8443.19.90; 8443.39.10; 8451.50.90; 8454.30.10; 8455.21.10; 8455.21.90;
8455.22.10; 8456.90.00; 8457.10.00; 8458.11.99; 8458.91.00; 8459.21.99; 8459.29.00; 8460.90.90; 8461.50.20; 8461.90.90; 8462.10.11;
8462.10.90; 8462.21.00; 8462.29.00; 8462.39.90; 8462.41.00; 8462.49.00; 8462.91.19; 8462.99.90; 8463.30.00; 8463.90.10; 8464.90.19;
8465.10.00; 8465.92.11; 8465.94.00; 8465.95.11; 8465.99.00; 8466.92.00; 8466.94.90; 8467.89.00; 8472.90.99; 8474.10.00; 8474.20.10;
8474.20.90; 8474.39.00; 8474.80.90; 8475.29.10; 8475.29.90; 8477.20.10; 8477.20.90; 8477.30.90; 8477.40.90; 8477.80.90; 8479.40.00;
8479.50.00; 8479.81.90; 8479.82.10; 8479.89.11; 8479.89.12; 8479.89.99; 8481.80.95; 8483.40.10; 8486.20.00; 8486.40.00; 8501.64.00;
3206.11.19; 3904.10.20                                                                                                                Colombia




8415.90.10; 8415.90.20                                                                                                                World




8431.49.22                                                                                                                            World




                                                                                                                                      World




7306.40.00; 7308.90.90; 7310.10.90; 8207.90.00; 8407.29.90; 8413.70.90; 8414.90.39; 8416.20.90; 8418.69.99; 8419.89.19; 8419.89.99;
8420.10.90; 8421.39.90; 8422.30.21; 8423.89.00; 8424.89.90; 8425.31.90; 8426.30.00; 8426.41.90; 8426.99.00; 8427.20.90; 8427.90.00;
8428.20.90; 8428.33.00; 8428.39.90; 8428.90.90; 8431.43.90; 8433.20.90; 8438.50.00; 8439.30.90; 8441.30.90; 8443.13.90; 8443.39.10;
8443.91.99; 8444.00.10; 8445.40.29; 8451.80.00; 8453.10.90; 8456.10.19; 8456.30.19; 8458.11.99; 8458.91.00; 8459.21.99; 8460.31.00;
8460.90.19; 8460.90.90; 8461.50.90; 8462.21.00; 8462.39.90; 8462.99.20; 8463.90.90; 8464.90.19; 8465.91.20; 8465.99.00; 8474.20.90;
8474.80.90; 8477.20.10; 8477.20.90; 8477.59.19; 8477.80.90; 8477.90.00; 8479.82.10; 8479.89.11; 8479.89.99; 8483.40.90; 8514.10.10;
8517.62.59.009; 8517.62.59.010; 8517.62.59.011; 8537.10.20; 8543.70.99; 9012.10.90; 9019.20.90; 9022.19.99; 9024.80.29; 9024.80.90;
9026.10.29; 9026.80.00; 9027.50.90; 9029.10.90; 9030.33.19; 9030.84.90; 9031.20.90; 9031.49.90; 9031.80.99; 9032.89.82; 9032.89.89




                                                                                                                                          7:44 PM
                                                                                     57                                                   2/2/2013
7309.00.90; 8407.29.90; 8408.10.90; 8413.50.90; 8414.80.90; 8414.90.39; 8417.90.00; 8419.89.99; 8420.91.00; 8421.29.90; 8421.39.90;
8422.40.90; 8423.30.11; 8424.30.90; 8424.89.90; 8424.90.90; 8425.42.00; 8426.20.00; 8426.41.90; 8427.10.90; 8427.20.10; 8427.20.90;
8428.90.90; 8430.39.90; 8430.41.20; 8430.50.00; 8430.69.90; 8433.20.90; 8433.40.00; 8433.51.00; 8438.50.00; 8439.10.10; 8441.10.90;
8441.30.90; 8443.39.10; 8444.00.10; 8454.30.10; 8457.10.00; 8460.90.19; 8460.90.90; 8462.10.90; 8462.21.00; 8462.29.00; 8465.91.90;
8465.92.19; 8465.99.00; 8468.90.90; 8474.10.00; 8474.20.90; 8475.29.90; 8477.10.11; 8477.10.99; 8477.20.10; 8477.51.00; 8477.59.90;
8477.80.90; 8479.10.90; 8479.89.12; 8479.89.99; 8481.30.00; 8481.80.92; 8481.80.99; 8486.40.00; 8501.33.20; 8504.22.00; 8504.34.00;
8504.40.90; 8514.20.11; 8514.90.00; 8515.21.00; 8515.31.90; 8515.80.90; 8517.70.99; 8531.10.10; 8537.10.20; 8537.10.90; 8543.70.99;
9027.10.00; 9027.30.19; 9027.50.90; 9027.80.20; 9027.80.99; 9030.89.90; 9031.20.10; 9031.49.90; 9031.80.99




8413.60.90; 8414.30.99; 8419.39.00; 8422.30.29; 8422.40.90; 8424.30.90; 8424.89.90; 8428.10.00; 8428.39.90; 8430.10.00; 8438.10.00;
8438.20.90; 8441.30.90; 8443.16.00; 8443.39.10; 8454.30.10; 8455.22.90; 8457.10.00; 8458.91.00; 8460.29.00; 8464.90.19; 8474.80.90;
8477.80.90; 8479.10.90; 8479.89.99; 8483.40.10; 8504.33.00; 8701.90.90; 8707.90.10; 9030.89.90; 9031.10.00; 9031.20.10; 9031.20.90;
9031.49.90; 9031.80.99




2917.36.00; 7208.51.00




2926.90.91

2833.29.90; 2922.50.50; 2922.50.99; 2933.21.21; 2933.29.19; 2933.39.15; 2933.39.99; 2933.49.90; 2933.53.40; 2933.59.04; 2933.59.19;
2933.59.41; 2933.59.49; 2933.91.22; 2933.99.32; 2933.99.39; 2933.99.49; 2934.99.10; 2934.99.22; 2934.99.27; 2934.99.31; 2934.99.39;
2934.99.93; 2934.99.99; 2935.00.25; 2937.11.00; 2937.19.90; 2941.10.20; 2941.90.33; 3001.20.90; 3001.90.10; 3001.90.90; 3002.10.23;
3002.10.29; 3002.10.36; 3002.10.38; 3002.10.39; 3002.90.90; 3002.90.92; 3004.10.12; 3004.20.51; 3004.20.52; 3004.31.00; 3004.39.11;
3004.39.12; 3004.39.26; 3004.39.27; 3004.39.81; 3004.90.19; 3004.90.39; 3004.90.42; 3004.90.61; 3004.90.64; 3004.90.68; 3004.90.69;
3004.90.72; 3004.90.77; 3004.90.78; 3004.90.79; 3004.90.99; 3505.10.00; 3507.90.19; 3507.90.49; 3912.31.19; 3912.90.31; 4202.92.00;
6103.43.00; 6104.63.00; 6107.11.00; 6109.10.00; 6109.90.00; 6115.95.00; 6115.96.00; 6116.91.00; 6202.91.00; 6202.92.00; 6202.93.00;
6202.99.00; 6203.41.00; 6203.42.00; 6203.43.00; 6204.63.00; 6204.52.00; 6204.62.00; 6204.63.00; 6211.11.00; 6211.12.00; 6112.31.00;
6217.10.00; 6301.40.00; 6304.93.00; 6403.59.90; 6403.99.90; 6404.11.00; 6404.19.00; 6505.90.11; 6505.90.22; 6505.90.90; 9404.30.00;
9602.00.10




0809


8703.21.01; 8703.21.99; 8703.22.01; 8703.23.01; 8703.24.01; 8703.31.01; 8703.32.01; 8703.33.01; 8703.90.01; 8703.90.99; 8704.21.01;
8704.21.02; 8704.21.03; 8704.21.99; 8704.22.01; 8704.22.02; 8704.22.03; 8704.22.04; 8704.31.01; 8704.31.02; 8704.31.03; 8704.31.99;
8704.32.01; 8704.32.02; 8704.32.03; 8704.32.04




2008.70.10; 2008.70.90                                                                                                                World




9503.00.10; 9503.00.21; 9503.00.22; 9503.00.31; 9503.00.39; 9503.00.40; 9503.00.50; 9503.00.60; 9503.00.70; 9503.00.80; 9503.00.91;   World
9503.00.97; 9503.00.98; 9503.00.99




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8207; 8480




3909




1704; 1806; 1905.31; 1905.32; 3703.20; 3703.90; 3704.00; 4011; 4012; 4706.20; 4707.10; 4707.30; 4802.10; 4802.20; 4802.40; 4802.54;
4802.55; 4802.56; 4802.57; 4802.58; 4802.61; 4802.62; 4802.69; 4803.00; 4804; 4805; 4806; 4807.00; 4808; 4809; 4810; 4811; 4812.00; 4813;
4814; 4816; 4817; 4818; 4819; 4820; 4821; 4822; 4823; 4901; 4902; 4903; 4904; 4905; 4906; 4907; 4908; 4909; 4910; 4911; 6805.20; 6809.11;
6812.92; 7410; 8702; 8703; 8704; 8706.00; 8707; 8708; 9704.00;




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                                                                     Canada
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                            Source/Date                      Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
None
                                                                             2009
Canada           Termination on 6 April 2009 of anti-dumping undertaking on imports of filter   WTO document
                 tipped cigarettes tubes (HS 4813.10) from France (reviewed on                  G/ADP/N/180/CAN,
                 5 January 2009)                                                                18 September 2009
Canada           Initiation on 27 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 mattress innerspring units (HS 7320.20.90; 9404.10.00; 9404.29.00) from        G/ADP/N/195/CAN,          imposed on 27 July 2009 and
                 China                                                                          16 March 2010             24 November 2009 respectively


Canada           Initiation on 6 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of hot-     WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 rolled steel plate (HS 7208.51.91; 7208.51.99; 7208.52.90) from Ukraine        G/ADP/N/202/CAN,          imposed on 5 October 2009 and
                                                                                                22 September 2010         2 February 2010 respectively

Canada           Termination on 15 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of wood slats    WTO document
                 (for Venetian blinds) (HS 4421.90) from China and Mexico (imposed on           G/ADP/N/195/CAN,
                 8 June 2004)                                                                   16 March 2010
Canada           Termination on 29 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of stainless     WTO document
                 steel wire (HS 7223.00) from Korea, Rep. of; Switzerland; and the United       G/ADP/N/195/CAN,
                 States (imposed on 30 July 2004)                                               16 March 2010
Canada           Termination on 29 July 2009 of countervailing duties on imports of stainless   WTO document
                 steel wire (HS 7223.00) from India (imposed on 30 July 2004)                   G/SCM/N/203/CAN,
                                                                                                17 March 2010
Canada           Initiation on 24 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 certain oil country tubular goods (HS 7304.29.00; 7304.39.10; 7304.59.10;      G/ADP/N/202/CAN,          imposed on 23 November 2009
                 7306.29.10; 7306.29.90) from China                                             22 September 2010         and 23 March 2010 respectively

Canada           Initiation on 24 August 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of     WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 certain oil country tubular goods (HS 7304.29.00; 7304.39.10; 7304.59.10;      G/SCM/N/212/CAN,          imposed on 23 November 2009
                 7306.29.10; 7306.29.90) from China                                             22 September 2010         and 23 March 2010 respectively

Canada           Termination on 25 September 2009 of anti-dumping duties on waterproof          WTO document
                 footwear (HS 6401; 6402; 6403) from China and Viet Nam (investigation          G/ADP/N/195/CAN,
                 initiated on 27 February 2009 and duty imposed on 28 May 2009)                 16 March 2010

                                                                             2010
Canada           Initiation on 22 March 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 greenhouse bell peppers (HS 0709.60.90) from the Netherlands                   G/ADP/N/209/CAN, 16       imposed on 21 June 2010 and 19
                                                                                                March 2011                October 2010 respectively

Canada           Termination on 6 May 2010 of anti-dumping duties (provisional) on imports      WTO document
                 of faced rigid cellular polyurethane-modified polyisocyanurate thermal         G/ADP/N/202/CAN,
                 insulation board (HS 3921.13.99) from the United States (investigation         22 September 2010
                 initiated on 8 October 2009 and duty imposed on 6 January 2010)

Canada           Termination on 15 June 2010 (finding rescinded) of anti-dumping duties         WTO document
                 (definitive) on imports of laminate flooring (HS 4411.13; 4411.14; 4411.92)    G/ADP/N/202/CAN of
                 from China and France (imposed on 16 June 2005)                                22 September 2010

Canada           Termination on 15 June 2010 (finding rescinded) of countervailing duties       WTO document
                 (definitive) on imports of laminate flooring (HS 4411.13; 4411.14; 4411.92)    G/SCM/N/212/CAN,
                 from China (imposed on 16 June 2005)                                           22 September 2010

Canada           Initiation on 20 September 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of WTO document                 Provisional duty imposed on 20
                 metal bar grating of carbon, alloy, or stainless steel, consisting of load-bearing G/ADP/N/216/CAN, 21   December 2010. Definitive duty
                 pieces and cross pieces, produced as standard grating or heavy-duty grating, September 2011              imposed on 19 April 2011 (except
                 in panel form, whether galvanized, painted, coated, clad or plated                                       for stainless steel gratings)
                 (HS 7308.90.90) from China




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Canada   Initiation on 20 September 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of WTO document                      Provisional duty imposed on 20
         metal bar grating of carbon, alloy, or stainless steel, consisting of load-bearing G/SCM/N/228/CAN, 21          December 2010. Definitive duty
         pieces and cross pieces, produced as standard grating or heavy-duty grating, September 2011                     imposed on 19 April 2011 (except
         in panel form, whether galvanized, painted, coated, clad or plated                                              for stainless steel gratings
         (HS 7308.90.90) from China

Canada   Termination on 1 November 2010 (finding rescinded) of anti-dumping duties         WTO document
         on refined sugar (HS 1701.91.90; 1701.99.90; 1702.90) from Denmark,               G/ADP/N/209/CAN, 16
         Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom (imposed on 6 November           March 2011
         1995)
Canada   Termination on 1 November 2010 (finding rescinded) of countervailing duties       WTO document
         on refined sugar (HS 1701.91.90; 1701.99.90; 1702.90) from the EU                 G/SCM/N/219/CAN,
         (imposed on 6 November 1995)                                                      18 March 2011
Canada   Termination on 6 December 2010 (finding rescinded) of anti-dumping duties         WTO document
         on imports of waterproof footwear and bottoms (HS 6401.10.19;6401.10.20;          G/ADP/N/209/CAN, 16
         6401.92.11; 6401.92.12; 6401.92.92; 6401.99.12; 6401.99.19; 6401.99.20;           March 2011
         6402.19.90; 6402.91.90; 6403.19.90; 6403.40.00; 6403.91.00; 6404.11.99;
         6404.19.90) from China (imposed on 8 December 2000)

                                                                     2011
Canada   Termination on 15 August 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of flat hot- WTO document
         rolled carbon and alloy steel sheet and strip (HS 7208.25; 7208.26; 7208.27; G/ADP/N/223/CAN, 22
         7208.36; 7208.37; 7208.38; 7208.39; 7208.53; 7208.54; 7208.90; 7211.13;      March 2012
         7211.14; 7211.19; 7211.90; 7225.30; 7225.40; 7225.99; 7226.20; 7226.91;
         7226.99) from South Africa (imposed on 17 August 2001)


Canada   Initiation on 12 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                  Provisional duty imposed on 12
         oil country tubular goods pup joints, made of carbon or alloy steel, welded or    G/ADP/N/223/CAN, 22           December 2011. Definitive duty
         seamless, heat-treated or not heat-treated (HS 7304.29.00) from China             March 2012 and Permanent      imposed on 10 April 2012 only
                                                                                           Delegation of Canada to the   for imports of tubing pup joints
                                                                                           WTO (30 April 2012)

Canada   Initiation on 12 September 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of     WTO document                  Provisional duty imposed on 12
         oil country tubular goods pup joints, made of carbon or alloy steel, welded or    G/SCM/N/235/CAN, 23           December 2011. Definitive
         seamless, heat-treated or not heat-treated (HS 7304.29.00) from China             March 2012 and Permanent      duty imposed on 10 April 2012
                                                                                           Delegation of Canada to the   only for imports of tubing pup
                                                                                           WTO (30 April 2012)           joints

Canada   Initiation on 27 October 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                  Provisional duty imposed on 25
         stainless steel sinks with a single drawn bowl having a volume between 1,600      G/ADP/N/223/CAN, 22           January 2012
         and 5,000 cubic inches or with multiple drawn bowls having a combined             March 2012 and Permanent
         volume between 2,200 and 6,800 cubic inches, excluding sinks fabricated by        Delegation of Canada to the
         hand (HS 7324.10.00) from China                                                   WTO (30 April 2012)

Canada   Initiation on 27 October 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document                  Provisional duty imposed on 25
         stainless steel sinks with a single drawn bowl having a volume between 1,600      G/SCM/N/235/CAN, 23           January 2012
         and 5,000 cubic inches or with multiple drawn bowls having a combined             March 2012 and Permanent
         volume between 2,200 and 6,800 cubic inches, excluding sinks fabricated by        Delegation of Canada to the
         hand (HS 7324.10.00) from China                                                   WTO (30 April 2012)

                                                                     2012
Canada   Termination on 23 April 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                    Permanent Delegation of
         investigation on imports of potassium silicate of all grades and ratios in a      Canada to the WTO (10
         soluble solid including chunks, flakes or powder forms (also known as silicic     May 2012)
         acid, potassium salt, potassium water glass, potash water glass, potassium
         silicate glass) (HS 2839.90.10) from Pakistan (initiated on 6 January 2012)

Canada   Termination on 23 April 2012 (without measure) of countervailing                  Permanent Delegation of
         investigation on imports of potassium silicate of all grades and ratios in a      Canada to the WTO (10
         soluble solid including chunks, flakes or powder forms (also known as silicic     May 2012)
         acid, potassium salt, potassium water glass, potash water glass, potassium
         silicate glass) (HS 2839.90.10) from Pakistan (initiated on 6 January 2012)

Canada   Initiation on 23 April 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain   Permanent Delegation of
         liquid dielectric transformers (HS 8504.23.00; 8504.90.90) from Korea, Rep.       Canada to the WTO (10
         of                                                                                May 2012)
Canada   Initiation on 4 May 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain      Permanent Delegation of
         carbon and alloy steel pipe piles "piling pipe" (HS 7306.30.00) from China        Canada to the WTO (10
                                                                                           May 2012)




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Canada           Initiation on 4 May 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of certain   Permanent Delegation of
                 carbon and alloy steel pipe piles "piling pipe" (HS 7306.30.00) from China       Canada to the WTO (10
                                                                                                  May 2012)
Other trade measures
                                                                               2008
None
                                                                               2009
Canada           Elimination of import tariffs on 214 tariff lines (machinery and equipment),     Permanent Delegation of     Tariffs permanently eliminated as
                 with duty rates ranging from 2.5% to 11%                                         Canada to the WTO           of 28 January 2009
                                                                                                  (28 January 2009)
Canada           Establishment of a tariff rate quota (10,000 tonnes) for milk protein            Permanent Delegation of     Certification of changes to
                 substances with a milk protein content of 85% or more, that do not originate     Canada to the WTO (5        Schedule V, effective 6 July 2011
                 in a NAFTA country, Chile, Costa Rica, or Israel (in-quota tariff rate of zero,  October 2011)
                 and over-quota tariff rate of 270%) (originally effective 1 April 2009 to
                 31 March 2010)
Canada           Renewal of the programme allowing the remission of customs tariffs on the        Permanent Delegation of     Effective until 4 May 2014
                 temporary importation of mobile offshore drilling units, for a further five-year Canada to the WTO
                 period                                                                           (4 May 2009)
                                                                               2010
Canada                                                                                       Permanent Delegation of
                 Elimination of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. ferries (HS 8901.10),                                Effective 1 January 2010
                 tankers (HS 8901.20), and cargo vessels (HS 8901.90)                        Canada to the WTO (5
                                                                                             October 2011)
Canada           Trade facilitation measure liberalizing the conditions under which shipping Permanent Delegation of          Permanent measure effective
                 containers (HS 9801.10.20) can temporarily be imported into Canada on a     Canada to the WTO                15 December 2009
                 duty-free basis                                                             (1 February 2010)
Canada           Elimination of import tariffs on 1,541 tariff lines (manufacturing inputs,  WTO document                     Permanent measure effective
                 machinery and equipment). The majority of those items with a simple average G/MA/W/101,                      5 March 2010
                 MFN rate of 7.2%, became duty-free as of 5 March 2010 (1,100 tariff lines), 19 April 2010 and
                 with the remainder scheduled to be gradually eliminated, starting on        Permanent Delegation of
                 5 March 2010 but by no later than 1 January 2015                            Canada to the WTO (30
                                                                                             April 2012)
                                                                               2011
Canada           Enhance border and import controls on imports of all food and animal feed        Permanent Delegation of     Border controls effective 24
                 products from certain regions of Japan, as a result of the nuclear crisis        Canada to the WTO (12       March 2011, and import controls
                                                                                                  May 2011 and 30 April 2012) effective 1 April 2011.
                                                                                                                              Elimination of enhanced border
                                                                                                                              controls in mid-June 2011

Canada           Elimination of one item from the import control list, i.e. other cuts of swine   Permanent Delegation of     Effective 29 July 2011
                 frozen (HS 0203.29.00) (repealing Surtax Order (item 194))                       Canada to the WTO (5
                                                                                                  October 2011)
Canada           Elimination of import tariffs on 70 tariff lines (goods used in manufacturing)   Permanent Delegation of     Effective 17 November 2011
                 (HS Chapters 15; 20; 34; 39; 64; 74; 76; 79; 87)                                 Canada to the WTO (10
                                                                                                  May 2012)
Canada           Amendments to the customs tariff to simplify its structure, and reduce the       Permanent Delegation of     Effective 15 December 2011, and
                 customs processing burden by consolidating similar tariff items that have the    Canada to the WTO (10       changes to tariff schedule
                 same tariff rates and by removing end-use provisions where appropriate           May 2012)                   effective 1 January 2012

                                                                               2012
Canada           Creation of new tariff items/lines to facilitate the importation of low-value    Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 January 2012
                 non-commercial shipments arriving by post or courier (HS 9825)                   Canada to the WTO (10
                                                                                                  May 2012)
Canada           Temporary elimination of import tariffs on petroleum oils (HS 2710.19.91;        Permanent Delegation of     Effective 30 March 2012
                 2710.20.10), for fuels used in the production of energy and electricity          Canada to the WTO (10
                                                                                                  May 2012)
Canada           Elimination from the import control list of steel products (HS 7206; 7207;       Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 April 2012
                 7208; 7209; 7210; 7211; 7212; 7213; 7214; 7215; 7216; 7217; 7218; 7219;          Canada to the WTO (30
                 7220; 7221; 7222; 7223; 7224; 7225; 7226; 7227; 7228; 7229; 7301; 7302;          April 2012)
                 7304; 7305; 7306; 7308; 7312; 7313; 7317)




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4813.10


7320.20.90; 9404.10.00; 9404.29.00




7208.51.91; 7208.51.99; 7208.52.90




4421.90


7223.00


7223.00


7304.29.00; 7304.39.10; 7304.59.10; 7306.29.10; 7306.29.90




7304.29.00; 7304.39.10; 7304.59.10; 7306.29.10; 7306.29.90




6401; 6402; 6403




0709.60.90




3921.13.99




4411.13; 4411.14; 4411.92




4411.13; 4411.14; 4411.92




7308.90.90




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7308.90.90




1701.91.90; 1701.99.90; 1702.90




1701.91.90; 1701.99.90; 1702.90



6401.10.19;6401.10.20; 6401.92.11; 6401.92.12; 6401.92.92; 6401.99.12; 6401.99.19; 6401.99.20; 6402.19.90; 6402.91.90; 6403.19.90;
6403.40.00; 6403.91.00; 6404.11.99; 6404.19.90




7208.25; 7208.26; 7208.27; 7208.36; 7208.37; 7208.38; 7208.39; 7208.53; 7208.54; 7208.90; 7211.13; 7211.14; 7211.19; 7211.90; 7225.30;
7225.40; 7225.99; 7226.20; 7226.91; 7226.99




7304.29.00                                                                                                                               China




7304.29.00                                                                                                                               China




7324.10.00                                                                                                                               China




7324.10.00                                                                                                                               China




2839.90.10




2839.90.10




8504.23.00; 8504.90.90                                                                                                                   Korea


7306.30.00                                                                                                                               China




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7306.30.00                                                                                                                                  China




8901.10; 8901.20; 8901.90


9801.10.20




0203.29.00


1504.10.90; 2009.79.10; 3402.90.90; 3403.19.90; 3403.99.00; 3901.90.00; 3926.90.40; 3926.90.90; 6217.90.90; 6401.99.12; 6406.10.11;
6406.10.19; 6406.10.90; 7419.91.90; 7610.90.00; 7907.00.10; 7907.00.20; 7907.00.90; 8716.90.10; 8716.90.20; 8716.90.90; 9401.90.20




9825


2710.19.91; 2710.20.10


7206; 7207; 7208; 7209; 7210; 7211; 7212; 7213; 7214; 7215; 7216; 7217; 7218; 7219; 7220; 7221; 7222; 7223; 7224; 7225; 7226; 7227; 7228;
7229; 7301; 7302; 7304; 7305; 7306; 7308; 7312; 7313; 7317




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                                                                            China
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                            Source/Date                   Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                              2008
China            Initiation on 10 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 adipic acid (HS 2917.12) from the EU; Korea, Rep. of; and the United States     G/ADP/N/195/CHN,      imposed on 26 June 2009 and
                                                                                                 19 March 2010         2 November 2009 respectively


China            Initiation on 14 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 polyamide-6,6 (HS 3908.10) from France, Italy, Chinese Taipe, United            G/ADP/N/195/CHN,      imposed on 25 June 2009 and
                 Kingdom, and the United States                                                  19 March 2010         12 October 2009 respectively


China            Initiation on 29 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 certain iron or steel fasteners (HS 7318.12.00; 7318.14.00; 7318.15.00;         G/ADP/N/202/CHN,      imposed on 28 December 2009
                 7318.21.00; 7318.22.00) from the EU                                             1 October 2010        and 29 June 2010 respectively

                                                                              2009
China            Initiation on 12 February 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 terephthalic acid (HS 2917.36.11; 2917.36.19) from Korea, Rep. of and           G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29   imposed on 2 February 2010 and
                 Thailand                                                                        April 2011            12 August 2010 respectively

China            Initiation on 24 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 nucleotide-type food additives (HS 2934.99; 3824.90.99) from Indonesia and      G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29   imposed on 5 January 2010 and
                 Thailand                                                                        April 2011            24 September 2010 respectively


China            Termination on 8 April 2009 (no dumping injury, sunset review) of anti-         WTO document
                 dumping duties on imports of acrylate esters (HS 2916.12) from Korea, Rep.      G/ADP/N/195/CHN,
                 of (imposed on 10 April 2003)                                                   19 March 2010
China            Termination on 20 April 2009 (withdraw the application) of anti-dumping         WTO document
                 investigation on imports of gas chromatograph-mass spectrometer                 G/ADP/N/195/CHN,
                 (HS 9027.20; 9027.50; 9027.80) from Japan (initiation on 5 June 2008)           19 March 2010

China            Initiation on 29 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 polyamide-6 (HS 3908.10.19) from the EU, Chinese Taipei, Russian                G/ADP/N/202/CHN,      imposed on 19 October 2009 and
                 Federation, and the United States                                               1 October 2010        21 April 2010 respectively

China            Initiation on 1 June 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of grain   WTO documents         Provisional and definitive duties
                 oriented electrical flat-rolled electrical steel (HS 7225.11.00; 7226.11.00)    G/SCM/N/203/CHN,      imposed on 10 December 2009
                 from the United States                                                          29 March 2010 and     and 10 April 2010 respectively
                                                                                                 G/SCM/N/212/CHN,
                                                                                                 6 September 2010
China            Initiation on 1 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of grain     WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 oriented electrical flat-rolled electrical steel (HS 7225.11.00; 7226.11.00)    G/ADP/N/202/CHN,      imposed on 10 December 2009
                 from Russia Federation and the United States                                    1 October 2010        and 10 April 2010 respectively

China            Initiation on 24 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of methyl- WTO document           Provisional duty imposed on
                 alcohol (HS 2905.11) from Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, and Saudi          G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29    28 October 2010 excluding
                 Arabia                                                                         April 2011             imports from Saudi Arabia. On
                                                                                                                       23 December 2010, the authority
                                                                                                                       decided not to implement anti-
                                                                                                                       dumping measures temporarily

China            Termination on 30 June 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties      WTO document
                 on imports of newsprint (HS 4801.00; 4802.61; 4802.69) from Canada;             G/ADP/N/195/CHN,
                 Korea, Rep. of; and the United States (imposed on 30 June 2004)                 19 March 2010

China            Initiation on 27 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document          Provisional and definitive duties
                 broiler chicken products (HS 0207.11.00; 0207.12.00; 0207.13.11;                G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29   imposed on 5 February 2010 and
                 0207.13.19; 0207.13.21; 0207.13.29; 0207.14.11; 0207.14.19; 0207.14.21;         April 2011            27 September 2010 respectively
                 0207.14.22; 0207.14.29; 0504.00.21) from the United States




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China   Initiation on 27 September 2009 of countervailing duty investigation on     WTO document                      Provisional and definitive duties
        imports of broiler chicken products (HS 0207.11.00; 0207.12.00; 0207.13.11; G/SCM/N/219/CHN,                  imposed on 28 April 2010 and 29
        0207.13.19; 0207.13.21; 0207.13.29; 0207.14.11; 0207.14.19; 0207.14.21;     29 April 2011                     August 2010 respectively
        0207.14.22; 0207.14.29; 0504.00.21) from the United States

China   Initiation on 23 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of X-     WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
        ray security inspection equipment (HS 9022.19.10) from the EU                    G/ADP/N/216/CHN/Rev.1,       imposed on 9 June 2010 and 23
                                                                                         19 October 2011              January 2011 respectively

China   Initiation on 6 November 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                  Preliminary ruling released on 2
        saloon cars and cross-country cars of a cylinder capacity of no less than 2,000 G/ADP/N/223/CHN,              April 2011, without provisional
        cc (HS 8703.23; 8703.24; 8703.32; 8703.33; 8703.90) from the United States 17 April 2012 and                  duty imposed. Final ruling
                                                                                        Permanent Delegation of       released on 5 May 2011 with
                                                                                        China to the WTO (13 May      authorities deciding not to
                                                                                        2011)                         implement AD measure
                                                                                                                      temporarily. Definitive duty
                                                                                                                      imposed on 15 December 2011

China   Initiation on 6 November 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of     WTO document                  Preliminary ruling released on 2
        saloon cars and cross-country cars of a cylinder capacity of no less than 2,000 G/SCM/N/235/CHN,              April 2011, without provisional
        cc (HS 8703.23; 8703.24; 8703.32; 8703.33; 8703.90) from the United States 18 April 2012 and                  duty imposed. Final ruling
                                                                                        Permanent Delegation of       released on 5 May 2011 with
                                                                                        China to the WTO (13 May      authorities deciding not to
                                                                                        2011)                         implement CVD measure
                                                                                                                      temporarily. Definitive duty
                                                                                                                      imposed on 15 December 2011

China   Termination on 14 November 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping WTO document
        duties on imports of monoethanolamine diethanolamine from Iran and Mexico G/ADP/N/195/CHN,
        (imposed on 14 November 2004)                                             19 March 2010

China   Termination on 30 November 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping          WTO document
        duties on imports of chloroform (HS 2903.13) from India (imposed on              G/ADP/N/195/CHN,
        30 November 2004)                                                                19 March 2010
China   Termination on 31 December 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping          WTO document
        duties on imports of dispersion unshifted single-model optical fiber             G/ADP/N/195/CHN,
        (HS 8544.70; 9001.10) from the United States (imposed on 1 January 2005)         19 March 2010

                                                                    2010
China   Initiation on 22 April 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
        dispersion unshifted single-mode optical fibre (HS 8544.70; 9001.10) from        G/ADP/N/216/CHN,             imposed on 9 February 2011 and
        the EU and the United States                                                     12 October 2011              22 April 2011 respectively

China   Initiation on 22 April 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
        caprolactam (HS 2933.71.00) from the EU and the United States                    G/ADP/N/223/CHN,             imposed on 24 January 2011 and
                                                                                         17 April 2012                22 October 2011 respectively

China   Initiation on 30 August 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
        potato starch (HS 1108.13.00) from the EU                                        G/SCM/N/235/CHN,             imposed on 19 May 2011 and 17
                                                                                         18 April 2012                September 2011 respectively

China   Initiation on 23 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
        photographic paper and paper board (HS 3703.10; 3703.20; 3703.90) from           G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29          imposed on 10 August 2011 and
        the EU, Japan, and the United States                                             April 2011 and Permanent     23 March 2012 respectively
                                                                                         Delegation of China to the
                                                                                         WTO (9 May 2012)

China   Initiation on 28 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document
        distiller's dried grains with or without solubles (HS 2303.30) from the United   G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29
        States                                                                           April 2011
China   Termination on 28 December 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
        polyester film (HS 3920.32.00) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 25 August         G/ADP/N/209/CHN, 29
        2000)                                                                            April 2011
                                                                      2011
China   Termination on 16 January 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
        dimethyl cyclosiloxane (HS 2931.00.00; 3824.90.90) from Germany, Japan,          G/ADP/N/216/CHN,
        the United Kingdom, and the United States (imposed on 16 January 2006)           12 October 2011

China   Termination on 12 February 2011 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping          WTO document
        duties on imports of benzofuranol,7-hydroxy (HS 2932.99.10) from the EU,         G/ADP/N/216/CHN,
        Japan, and the United States (imposed on 12 February 2006)                       12 October 2011




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China            Termination on 8 April 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of cold-rolled   WTO document
                 stainless steel sheet and strip (HS 7219.31.00; 7219.32.00; 7219.33.00;        G/ADP/N/216/CHN,
                 7219.34.00; 7219.35.00; 7219.90.00; 7220.20.10; 7220.20.90) from Japan         12 October 2011
                 and Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 18 December 2000)

China            Termination on 12 May 2011 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties      WTO document
                 on imports of nucleotide-type food additives (HS 2934.99; 3824.90.99) from     G/ADP/N/216/CHN,
                 Japan and Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 12 May 2006)                              12 October 2011

China            Termination on 22 July 2011 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties     WTO document
                 on imports of polybutylene terephthalate resin "PBT" (HS 3907.99) from         G/ADP/N/223/CHN,
                 Japan and Chinese Taipei (imposed on 22 July 2006)                             17 April 2012

China            Initiation on 8 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document                 Provisional duty imposed on 9
                 certain high-performance stainless steel seamless tubes (HS 7304.41.10;        G/ADP/N/223/CHN,             May 2012
                 7304.49.10; 7304.51.10; 7304.59.10) from the EU and Japan                      17 April 2012 and
                                                                                                MOFCOM Announcement
                                                                                                No. 21/2012 (8 May 2012)

China            Initiation on 18 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document
                 coated bleached folding, solid bleached sulfate (SBS), folding boxboard        G/ADP/N/223/CHN,
                 (FBB), coated ivory board or white card paper (HS 4810.31.00; 4810.32.00;      17 April 2012
                 4810.39.00; 4810.92.00; 4810.99.00; 4811.51.90; 4811.59.99; 4811.60.90)
                 from the United States

China            Initiation on 18 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document
                 ethylene glycol monobutyl ether and diethylene glycol monobutyl ether (HS      G/ADP/N/223/CHN,
                 2909.43.00) from the EU and the United States                                  17 April 2012

China            Termination on 13 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of wear- WTO document
                 resistant overlay (HS 4804.39.00) from the EU and the United States        G/ADP/N/223/CHN,
                 (imposed on 13 December 2006)                                              17 April 2012
                                                                           2012
China            Initiation on 23 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of
                 "resorcinol" M-dihydroxybenzene (HS 2907.21.00) from Japan and the             China to the WTO (25 April
                 United States                                                                  2012)
China            Initiation on 23 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of
                 toluene diisocyanate (TDI80/20) (HS 2929.10.10) from the EU                    China to the WTO (25 April
                                                                                                2012)
Other trade measures
                                                                              2008
None
                                                                              2009
China            Import ban of live pigs and pork products from: Mexico and a number of US Permanent Delegation of           Elimination of import restrictions
                 states (26 and 29 April 2009), and Canada (Alberta) (3 May 2009) (A(H1N1) China to the WTO                  due to A(H1N1) Flu on swine and
                 Flu related)                                                                                                swine products from Canada on
                                                                                                                             1 December 2009, and for all
                                                                                                                             countries, as from
                                                                                                                             23 February 2010

China            Import ban on Irish pork                                                       Permanent Delegation of      Ban lifted on 20 May 2010
                                                                                                China to the WTO (13 May
                                                                                                2011)
China            Elimination of export duties on 102 products including certain steel plates.   Permanent Delegation of
                 Reduction of export duties on 58 products, including for example yellow        China to the WTO (13 May
                 phosphorous                                                                    2011)
China            Export duties on silicon raised from 10% to 15%                                Permanent Delegation of      Authorities indicated that the
                                                                                                China to the WTO             overall export duty on apatite was
                                                                                                (1 December 2008)            in fact lowered
China            Elimination of lower Interim Import Tariff Rates on soybean oil-cake (HS       Permanent Delegation of
                 2304), pork (HS 0203), and neem oil (HS 1515.90.20), and resumption of         China to the WTO
                 normal MFN rates                                                               (1 January 2009)
China            Cancellation of export licensing administration on silk worm cocoon, and       Permanent Delegation of
                 certain silk products                                                          China to the WTO
                                                                                                (1 January 2009)




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China   Adjustment of the list of products subject to prohibition and restriction under     Permanent Delegation of        Effective catalogue of prohibited
        processing trade (certain plastic raw materials, plastic and wood products,         China to the WTO               products for processing trade is
        textiles products, and metallic products delete from the list)                      (5 October 2011)               found      in     MOFCOM
                                                                                                                           Announcements Nos. 37/2009 (3
                                                                                                                           June 2009) and 63/2010 (29
                                                                                                                           September 2010)

China   Trade facilitating measures to speed up customs procedures and formalities          Permanent Delegation of        More recent development
                                                                                            China to the WTO               included in General
                                                                                            (5 October 2011 and 9 May      Administration of Customs
                                                                                            2012)                          Announcement No. 56/2010 -
                                                                                                                           "Deepening the reform of
                                                                                                                           Customs Clearance by
                                                                                                                           Classification". Promulgation of
                                                                                                                           Announcement No. 59/2010 to
                                                                                                                           further speed up customs
                                                                                                                           procedures and formalities


China   VAT rebate rates increased on exports of certain products including: iron and       Permanent Delegation of
        steel; non ferrous metals; petrochemicals; electronic and information               China to the WTO
        technology products; and also some light industries such as textiles and            (1 April 2009)
        clothing. None of these rebates exceed the current VAT rate of 17%

China   Establishment of currency swaps (Y 650 billion (US$ 95.2 billion)), to              Permanent Delegation of        Current currency swaps
        facilitate trade with: Argentina; Belarus; Hong Kong, China; Indonesia;             China to the WTO               (Y1,651.2 billion) with:
        Korea, Rep. of; and Malaysia                                                        (25 April 2012)                Argentina; Australia, Belarus;
                                                                                                                           Hong Kong, China; Iceland;
                                                                                                                           Indonesia; Kazakhstan; Korea,
                                                                                                                           Rep. of; Malaysia; Mongolia;
                                                                                                                           New Zealand; Pakistan,
                                                                                                                           Singapore; Thailand, Turkey,
                                                                                                                           UAE, and Uzbekistan


China   The revised Postal Law of China adopted on 24 April 2009 continued to               Permanent Delegation of
        implement related provisions stipulated in the 1986 Postal Law, namely to           China to the WTO
        ban foreign investment in domestic express delivery of letters. However,            (5 October 2011)
        foreign investment in international express delivery of letters as well as
        international and domestic express delivery of parcels and other articles is
        allowed

China   Changes in travel agency regulation allowing foreign invested travel agencies       Permanent Delegation of        In August 2010, China took
        (already established in China) to open local branches and confirming national       China to the WTO               further openning-up steps in the
        treatment in terms of registered capital, quality guarantee fee and                 (5 October 2011)               sector and promulgated the
        establishment of branches for foreign-invested travel agencies                                                     Interim Measures for the
                                                                                                                           Supervision and Administration of
                                                                                                                           the Pilot Operation of the
                                                                                                                           Outbound Tourism Business by
                                                                                                                           Sino-foreign Joint Venture Travel
                                                                                                                           Agencies, according to which
                                                                                                                           outbound travel business of
                                                                                                                           Chinese Mainland residents
                                                                                                                           would be opened up to foreign-
                                                                                                                           invested travel agencies gradually
                                                                                                                           based on experiences gained from
                                                                                                                           the pilot project




China   Cancellation of the policy of import duty reduction or exemption on imported        Permanent Delegation of
        products (if there is such applicable policy) when these products are subject       China to the WTO
        to trade remedy measures                                                            (1 May 2009)
China   The Chinese National Development and Reform Commission issued a notice              Notice jointly issued by the
        jointly with eight other ministries and agencies restating provisions in existing   National Development and
        laws including the 2002 law on government procurement concerning                    Reform Commission and
        government procurement of domestic products and services                            eight other ministries and
                                                                                            government agencies
                                                                                            (6 May 2009)




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China   Circular from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology regulating Permanent Delegation of
        its government procurement activities, under which it restates the practice of China to the WTO
        giving priority to domestic products, projects and services (provided for in the (13 May 2011)
        2002 Law on Government Procurement)

China   Elimination or reduction of export taxes on certain products such as wheat,        Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 July 2009
        rice, metals, fertilizers and resource materials                                   China to the WTO
                                                                                           (1 July 2009)
China   Introduction of automatic import license for fresh milk, milk powder and           Permanent Delegation of
        whey for statistic purpose of import monitoring. Chinese buyers of dairy           China to the WTO
        products are required to report their imports to the China Chamber of              (10 July 2009)
        Commerce of Import and Export of Foodstuffs, Native Produce and Animal
        By-Products
China   Administration measures and rules for verification for importation of auto         Permanent Delegation of   Abolished 1 September 2009
        parts with the features of finished automobiles                                    China to the WTO
                                                                                           (28 August 2009)
                                                                      2010
China   Import ban of poultry and poultry products (HS 0105; 0207) from: Spain,            Permanent Delegation of
        France (Deux-sevres), and the United Kingdom (Hampshire)                           China to the WTO
                                                                                           (1 February 2010)
China   Annual adjustment of the catalogue of items subject to automatic import            Permanent Delegation of
        licensing (ARF), which includes products such as pork, chicken, vegetable          China to the WTO
        oil, tobacco, paper, milk, minerals, chemicals, electrical products, and certain   (1 February 2010)
        steel products
China   Reduction of applied MFN import tariffs on six tariff lines (HS 0810.10.00;        Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2010
        0812.90.00; 2206.00.10; 2206.00.90; 4104.19.11; 5512.11.00) including              China to the WTO
        products such as fresh strawberries, fermented beverages, woven fabrics of         (1 February 2010)
        synthetic staple fibres, hides and skins

China   Elimination of export duties on 17 tariff lines (HS 2508.30.00; 2606.00.00;        Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2010
        2620.40.00; 2818.10.10; 2826.12.10; 2827.10.10; 2827.10.90; 2834.21.90;            China to the WTO
        7202.99.11; 7216.10.10; 7216.10.20; 7216.10.90; 7216.21.00; 7216.22.00;            (1 February 2010)
        7216.50.10, 7216.50.90; 7216.99.00) including products such as clays,
        aluminium ores, chemicals, ferro-alloys

China   Reduction of interim export duty rates on 21 tariff lines (HS 2809.20.19;          Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2010
        2814.10.00; 2814.20.00; 2834.21.10; 3102.10.00; 3102.40.00; 3102.50.00;            China to the WTO
        3102.60.00; 3102.80.00; 3102.90.10; 3102.90.90, 3103.10.10; 3103.10.90;            (1 February 2010)
        3103.90.00; 3105.10.00; 3105.30.00; 3105.40.00; 3105.51.00, 3105.59.00;
        3105.60.00; 3105.90.00) including products such as chemicals and fertilizers


China   Temporary increase of applied interim import tariffs on fuel oil (to 3%), and      Permanent Delegation of   Interim import tariff rates of zero
        jet fuel (to 6%), but below their respective binding levels of 6% and 9%           China to the WTO          and 1% are applied to jet fuel and
                                                                                           (5 October 2011)          fuel oil, as from 1 July 2011

China   Import ban on poultry products (HS 0207) from Pennsylvania and Texas               Permanent Delegation of
        (USA) (15 January 2010), and Bhutan (12 March 2010), due to low                    China to the WTO
        pathogenic avian influenza                                                         (18 May 2010)
China   Elimination of import restrictions due to Bird Flu from Chile and Thailand on      Permanent Delegation of
        23 and 30 December 2009 respectively, and from Belgium on 15 April 2010            China to the WTO
                                                                                           (18 May 2010)




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China   Release on 30 October 2009 of the Circular on launching the 2009                 Permanent Delegation of   Public opinions solicited in April
        Accreditation of Indigenous Innovation Products which reportedly extended        China to the WTO          2010 for the Circular on
        preferences for government procurement purposes only to products whose           (5 October 2011)          Launching the 2010 Accreditation
        intellectual property is owned and originally trademarked in China (products                               of Indigenous Innovation
        covered include computers, communications devices, software, and new                                       Products (Draft), under which
        energy products).The Chinese authorities clarified that the Notice is only an                              products by local and foreign
        invitation for application so that the applicants may have their products                                  firms will be treated equally. In
        accredited as national indigenous innovation products with a view to                                       January 2011, the Chinese
        encouraging the applicants to intensify efforts in innovation. The Notice is not                           authorities further confirmed that
        linked to government procurement regulations                                                               the innovation policies are not to
                                                                                                                   be linked to government
                                                                                                                   procurement preferences. In June
                                                                                                                   and July 2011 respectively the
                                                                                                                   Circular on Suspending the
                                                                                                                   Implementation of Three
                                                                                                                   Administrative Documents
                                                                                                                   Including the Administrative
                                                                                                                   Measures on Budgeting for
                                                                                                                   Government Procurement of
                                                                                                                   Indigenous Innovation Products
                                                                                                                   and the Circular on Suspending
                                                                                                                   the Implementation of the
                                                                                                                   Administrative Measures on the
                                                                                                                   Accreditation of Indigenous
                                                                                                                   Innovation Products (Trial)” were
                                                                                                                   promulgated




China   Customs rules adjusted to streamline administration of imports and exports of Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 July 2010
        samples and advertising articles                                              China to the WTO
                                                                                      (27 October 2010)
China   Import ban on Canadian boneless beef from cattle under 30 months lifted       Permanent Delegation of      Effective 2 July 2010
        conditionally                                                                 China to the WTO (27
                                                                                      October 2010)
China   Elimination of VAT rebate on exports of certain products such as steel,       Permanent Delegation of      Effective 15 July 2010
        starch, ethanol and semi-finished copper products                             China to the WTO (27
                                                                                      October 2010)
China   Multi-Level Protection Scheme regulating the use of computer security         Permanent Delegation of
        products in information systems related to national security                  China to the WTO (27
                                                                                      October 2010)
China   Reduction of export quotas (from 34,000 tonnes for 2009 to 24,000 tonnes for Permanent Delegation of
        the whole of 2010) on rare-earth minerals                                     China to the WTO (27
                                                                                      October 2010)
                                                                     2011
China   Termination of the import bans on poultry products (HS 0207) originating in:   Permanent Delegation of
        Idaho and Kentucky (USA) (13 December 2010), Greece (15 December               China to the WTO (13 May
        2010), Manitoba - Canada (15 December 2010), Sweden (17 January 2011),         2011)
        and Turkey (17 January 2011), due to low pathogenic avian influenza
China   Import ban on poultry products (HS 0207) from Morbihan - France (12       Permanent Delegation of
        January 2011), and Gotlands - Sweden (23 February 2011), due to Newcastle China to the WTO (13 May
        disease                                                                   2011)

China   Import ban on artiodactyl and artiodactyl products from Bulgaria (1 February   Permanent Delegation of
        2011), and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (23 February 2011),       China to the WTO (2 May
        due to foot and mouth disease                                                  2011)

China   Entry into force of the 2011 Tariff Implementation Plan resulting in the   Permanent Delegation of         Effective 1 January 2011
        decrease of certain import tariffs, i.e. certain gasoline engines (HS      China to the WTO (13 May
        8407.34.10) (from 10% to 5%), certain turbo engines (HS 8411.99.10) (from 2011)
        5% to zero), motor vehicles chassis (HS 8704.23.00) (from 15% to 10%), and
        gear boxes (HS 8708.40.30) (from 6% to 3%). The Plan also results in an
        increase of import tariffs on other selected products

China   Export quotas for rare-earth minerals announced on 28 December 2010. On Permanent Delegation of            Export quota for rare-earth
        14 July 2011, MOFCOM issued the second batch of export quotas for rare- China to the WTO (13 May           minerals (24,000 tonnes) for
        earth minerals (15,378 tonnes)                                          2011 and 9 May 2012)               the year 2012




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China   Increase of export tariffs on certain rare-earth minerals (from 15% to 25%)          Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 January 2011
        neodymium "ND" (HS 2805.30.11) and lanthanum chloride; (from 20% to                  China to the WTO (13 May
        25%) ferroalloy containing rare-earth elements more than 10% (HS                     2011)
        7202.99.91)
China   Coal export quota for 2011 set at 38 million tonnes                          Permanent Delegation of              Export quota for 2012 set at 38
                                                                                     China to the WTO (9 May              million tonnes
                                                                                     2012)
China   Import ban on certain food products and feeds from some regions of Japan     Permanent Delegation of              Effective 8 April 2011
        (12 Prefectures), as a result of the nuclear crisis                          China to the WTO (13 May
                                                                                     2011)
China   Specific requirements for certification tests on wind turbines               Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                     China to the WTO
                                                                                     (5 October 2011)
China   Export quotas and licensing requirement on rare-earth ferroalloy (ex HS      Permanent Delegation of              Effective 20 May 2011
        7202.99.91)                                                                  China to the WTO (5
                                                                                     October 2011)
China   Application of interim import tariffs on 33 HS tariff lines which results in Permanent Delegation of              Effective 1 July 2011
        reductions (from 25% to 20%) on chestnuts (HS 0802.40.90; 0802.90.20);       China to the WTO (5
        (from 5% to 1%) light oils (HS 2710.11.10); (from 9% to zero) petroleum oils October 2011)
        (HS 2710.19.11); (from 6% to zero) petroleum oils (HS 2710.19.21); (from
        6% to 1%) petroleum oils (HS 2710.19.22); (from 12% to 6%) woven fabrics
        of cotton (HS 5210.11.00; 5210.19.10; 5210.19.90; 5211.11.00; 5211.12.00;
        5211.19.00; 5212.11.00; 5212.21.00); (from 10% to 5%) flax yarn (HS
        5306.20.00); (from 14% to 7%) tents and pneumatic mattresses (HS
        6306.29.10; 6306.29.90; 6306.40.10; 6306.40.90; 6307.10.00); (from 16% to
        7%) pneumatic mattresses (HS 6306.40.20); (from 14% to 10%) life-jackets
        and life-belts (HS 6307.20.00); (from 1.5% to 1%) waste and scrap of nickel
        and zinc (HS 7503.00.00; 7902.00.00); (from 3% to 1%) unwrought zinc (HS
        7901.11.10; 7901.11.90; 7901.12.00; 7901.20.00); (from 5% to 2%) radar
        apparatus (HS 8526.10.90); (from 20% to 15%) spectacle lenses (HS
        9001.40.10; 9001.50.10); (from 16% to 10%) spectacles, goggles and the like
        (HS 9004.90.10); and (from 8% to 4%) other breathing appliances and gas
        masks (HS 9020.00.00)


China   Temporary import duty exemption for cartoon companies importing                      Permanent Delegation of
        "direct products" needed for production                                              China to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                             2012)
China   Second batch of export quotas for coke (HS 2704.00.10) (3.8 million tonnes)          Permanent Delegation of      Announced on 7 July 2011
                                                                                             China to the WTO (17
                                                                                             October 2011)
China   Second batch of export quotas for certain non-ferrous metals, i.e. tungsten          Permanent Delegation of      Announced in July 2011
        (6,280 tonnes), antimony (24,120 tonnes), silver (2,265 tonnes), tin (7,097          China to the WTO (17
        tonnes), indium (93 tonnes), and molybdenum (10,200 tonnes)                          October 2011)

                                                                    2012
China   Import ban on poultry products (HS 0207) from Iran (9 November 2011) and             Permanent Delegation of
        Australia (10 February 2012), due to pathogenic avian influenza disease              China to the WTO (25 April
                                                                                             2012)
China   First batch of 2012 export quotas for rare-earth minerals (10,546 tonnes)            Permanent Delegation of      Announced by MOFCOM in
                                                                                             China to the WTO (9 May      December 2011
                                                                                             2012)
China   Promulgation of the "Catalogue of Commodities subject to Export Licence              Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 January 2012
        Administration 2012" (including 49 categories of commodities), under the             China to the WTO (9 May
        Foreign Trade Law and Management Regulations for Commodity Import &                  2012) and MOFCOM
        Export. (i) Export quotas for: wheat, corn, rice, wheat flour, rice flour,           Announcement No. 98/2011
        cotton, sawn timber, live cattle, live pigs, live chicken, coal, coke, crude oil,    (30 December 2011)
        refined oil, rare-earth, antimony and antimony products, tungsten and tungsten
        products, zinc ore, tin and tin products, silver, indium and indium products,
        molybdenum, phosphate ores; (ii) quota bidding: mat rush and mat rush
        products, silicon carbide, talcum lump (powder), magnesia, alumina, licorice
        and licorice products; and (iii) export licensing control: live cattle, live pigs,
        live chicken, fresh chilled beef, frozen beef, fresh chilled pork, frozen pork,
        fresh chilled chicken, frozen chicken, ozone depleting substances, paraffin,
        zinc and zinc-based alloys, certain metals and metal products, platinum (for
        processing trade), automobiles (including complete knock-down kits) and
        their chassis, motorcycles (including all-terrain vehicles) and their engines and
        frames, natural sand (including standard sand), molybdenum products, citric
        acid, vitamin C, penicillin industrial salt and disodium sulphate




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China   Reduction of interim import tariff rates on around 730 products, i.e. energy     Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 January 2012
        and raw materials, high-tech manufacturing equipment, inputs for agricultural    China to the WTO (9 May
        production, food, and public health products                                     2012) and Tariff
                                                                                         Commission No. 27 of 2011

China   Revised Regulation on the administration of Certificates of Import and Export Permanent Delegation of        Effective 5 March 2012
        Licensing                                                                     China to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                      2012) and MOFCOM
                                                                                      Decree No. 1/2012 (4
                                                                                      February 2012)

China   Revised Guiding Catalogue of Indigenous Innovation in Key Technologies           Permanent Delegation of     Effective 14 November 2011
        and Equipment removing specific eligibility criteria relating to import          China to the WTO (9 May
        substitution and to the generation of foreign exchange earnings through          2012)
        exports. It no longer provides that products will be eligible for government
        procurement preferences, nor does it any longer identify subsidies and other
        benefits for which listed products are eligible

China   Reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 8% to 3%) slitting   Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 April 2012
        blade for paper cutting machine (HS 8447.90.10), (from 15% to 10%)               China to the WTO (9 May
        objective lenses (HS 9002.90.10; 9002.90.90)                                     2012)

China   Termination of the lower interim tariff and resumption of MFN import tariff      Permanent Delegation of
        on LCD panels (32-inch and above) (HS 9013.80.30)                                China to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                         2012)




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2917.12




3908.10




7318.12.00; 7318.14.00; 7318.15.00; 7318.21.00; 7318.22.00




2917.36.11; 2917.36.19




2934.99; 3824.90.99




2916.12


9027.20; 9027.50; 9027.80




3908.10.19




7225.11.00; 7226.11.00




7225.11.00; 7226.11.00




2905.11




4801.00; 4802.61; 4802.69




0207.11.00; 0207.12.00; 0207.13.11; 0207.13.19; 0207.13.21; 0207.13.29; 0207.14.11; 0207.14.19; 0207.14.21; 0207.14.22; 0207.14.29;
0504.00.2




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                                                                                     74                                               2/2/2013
0207.11.00; 0207.12.00; 0207.13.11; 0207.13.19; 0207.13.21; 0207.13.29; 0207.14.11; 0207.14.19; 0207.14.21; 0207.14.22; 0207.14.29;
0504.00.2




9022.19.10




8703.23; 8703.24; 8703.32; 8703.33; 8703.90




8703.23; 8703.24; 8703.32; 8703.33; 8703.90




2903.13


8544.70; 9001.10




8544.70; 9001.10




2933.71.00




1108.13.00




3703.10; 3703.20; 3703.90




2303.30


3920.62.00




2931.00.00; 3824.90.90




2932.99.10




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7219.31.00; 7219.32.00; 7219.33.00; 7219.34.00; 7219.35.00; 7219.90.00; 7220.20.10; 7220.20.90




2934.99; 3824.90.99




3907.99




7304.41.10; 7304.49.10; 7304.51.10; 7304.59.10                                                   EU, Japan




4810.31.00; 4810.32.00; 4810.39.00; 4810.92.00; 4810.99.00; 4811.51.90; 4811.59.99; 4811.60.90   United States




2909.43.00                                                                                       EU, United
                                                                                                 States


4804.39.00




2907.21.00                                                                                       Japan, United
                                                                                                 States

2929.10.10                                                                                       EU




0203; 1515.90.20; 2304




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     7:44 PM
77   2/2/2013
0105; 0207




0810.10.00; 0812.90.00; 2206.00.10; 2206.00.90; 4104.19.11; 5512.11.00




2508.30.00; 2606.00.00; 2620.40.00; 2818.10.10; 2826.12.10; 2827.10.10; 2827.10.90; 2834.21.90; 7202.99.11; 7216.10.10; 7216.10.20;
7216.10.90; 7216.21.00; 7216.22.00; 7216.50.10, 7216.50.90; 7216.99.00




2809.20.19; 2814.10.00; 2814.20.00; 2834.21.10; 3102.10.00; 3102.40.00; 3102.50.00; 3102.60.00; 3102.80.00; 3102.90.10; 3102.90.90,
3103.10.10; 3103.10.90; 3103.90.00; 3105.10.00; 3105.30.00; 3105.40.00; 3105.51.00, 3105.59.00; 3105.60.00; 3105.90.00




0207




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0207




0207




8407.34.10; 8411.99.10; 8704.23.00; 8708.40.30




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2805.30.11; 7202.99.91




7202.99.91                                                                                                                            World


0802.40.90; 0802.90.20; 2710.11.10; 2710.19.11; 2710.19.21; 2710.19.22; 5210.11.00; 5210.19.10; 5210.19.90; 5211.11.00; 5211.12.00;
5211.19.00; 5212.11.00; 5212.21.00; 5306.20.00; 6306.29.10; 6306.29.90; 6306.40.10; 6306.40.20; 6306.40.90; 6307.10.00; 6307.20.00;
7503.00.00; 7901.11.10; 7901.11.90; 7901.12.00; 7901.20.00; 7902.00.00; 8526.10.90; 9001.40.10; 9001.50.10; 9004.90.10; 9020.00.00




2704.00.10                                                                                                                            wORLD




0207                                                                                                                                  Australia, Iran




                                                                                                                                      World




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8447.90.10; 9002.90.10; 9002.90.90; 9013.80.30




9013.80.30




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                                                                             EU
                                                        Trade and trade-related measures
                                                         (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                              Source/Date                           Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
EU               Termination on 10 October 2008 (automatic expiry after 5-year imposition of      WTO document
                 measures) of anti-dumping duties on imports of integrated electronic compact     G/ADP/N/180/EEC,
                 fluorescent lamps (CFL-i) (HS 8539.31.90) from China (imposed on                 11 March 2009
                 10 October 2004)
EU               Termination on 15 October 2008 (automatic expiry after 5-year imposition of      WTO document
                 measures) of anti-dumping duties on imports of para-cresol (HS 2907.12.00)       G/ADP/N/180/EEC,
                 from China (imposed on 15 October 2004)                                          11 March 2009

EU               Termination on 19 December 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
                 certain welded tubes and pipes of iron or non-alloy steel of circular cross-      G/ADP/N/180/EEC,
                 section and of an external diameter not exceeding 168.3 mm, excluding line        11 March 2009
                 pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, casing and tubing of a kind used in
                 drilling for oil or gas, precision tubes and tubes and pipes with attached
                 fittings suitable for conducting gases or liquids for use in civil aircraft
                 (HS 7306.30.41; 7306.30.49; 7306.30.72; 7306.30.77) from Turkey (imposed
                 on 23 September 2002)

EU               Termination on 19 December 2008 (without measure) of anti-dumping                WTO document
                 investigation on imports of certain welded tubes and pipes of iron or non-alloy G/ADP/N/180/EEC,
                 steel of circular cross-section and of an external diameter not exceeding 168.3 11 March 2009
                 mm, excluding line pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines, casing and
                 tubing of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas, precision tubes and tubes and
                 pipes with attached fittings suitable for conducting gases or liquids for use in
                 civil aircraft (HS 7306.30.41; 7306.30.49; 7306.30.72; 7306.30.77) from
                 Bosnia and Herzegovina (initiated on 26 September 2007)


                                                                             2009
EU               Termination on 9 January 2009 (automatic expiry after 5-year imposition of       WTO document
                 measures) of countervailing duties on imports of bed linen (cotton type)         G/SCM/N/195/EEC,
                 (HS 6302) from India (imposed on 17 January 2004)                                19 October 2009

EU               Termination on 6 February 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   EU Decision (2009/106/EC)
                 investigation on imports of certain hot-dipped metallic-coated iron or steel flat- (6 February 2009)
                 rolled products (HS 7210.41.00; 7210.49.00; 7210.61.00; 7210.69.00;
                 7212.30.00; 7212.50.61; 7212.50.69; 7225.92.00; 7225.99.00; 7226.99.30;
                 7226.99.70) from China (initiated on 14 December 2007)

EU               Termination on 5 March 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties       WTO document
                 on imports of bed linen (cotton type) (HS 6302) from Pakistan (imposed on        G/ADP/N/188/EEC,
                 4 March 2004)                                                                    6 November 2009
EU               Termination 11 March 2009 (expiry without review) on of anti-dumping             WTO document
                 duties on imports of trout (large Rainbow) (HS 0302; 0303; 0304) from Faroe      G/ADP/N/188/EEC,
                 Islands (imposed on 11 March 2004)                                               6 November 2009
EU               Initiation on 18 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                  Provisional and definitive duties
                 systems for the scanning of cargo, based on the use of X-rays with an X-ray      G/ADP/N/202/EEC,              imposed on 17 December 2009
                 source of 250 KeV or more based on the use of gamma radiations                   5 October 2010                and 16 June 2010 respectively
                 (HS 8705.90.90; 9022.19.00; 9022.29.00; 9027.80.17; 9030.10.00) from
                 China
EU               Initiation on 8 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain   WTO document                  Provisional and definitive duties
                 molybdenum wire, containing by weight at least 99.95% of molybdenum, of          G/ADP/N/202/EEC,              imposed on 18 December 2009
                 which the maximum cross-sectional dimension exceeds 1.35 mm but does not         5 October 2010                and 16 June 2010 respectively
                 exceed 4 mm (HS 8102.96.00) from China




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EU   Termination on 16 April 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                     EU Decision (2009/327/EC)
     investigation on imports of flat-rolled products of stainless steel, not further   (16 April 2009)
     worked than cold-rolled (cold-reduced) (HS 7219.31.00; 7219.32.10;
     7219.32.90; 7219.33.10; 7219.33.90; 7219.34.10; 7219.34.90; 7219.35.10;
     7219.35.90; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.29; 7220.20.41; 7220.20.49; 7220.20.81;
     7220.20.89) from China; Korea, Rep. of; and Chinese Taipei (initiated on
     1 February 2008)

EU   Termination on 11 June 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation        Commission Decision
     on imports of sodium metal (HS 2805.11.00) from the United States (initiated       2009/453/EC (11 June 2009)
     on 23 July 2008)
EU   Termination on 11 June 2009 (without measure) of countervailing duty               Commission Decision
     investigation on imports of steel sodium metal (HS 2805.11.00) from the            2009/452/EC (11 June 2009)
     United States (initiated on 23 July 2008)

EU   Termination on 27 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of bars and          EU Council Regulation No.
     rods, hot-rolled, in irregularly wound coils, of iron, non-alloy steel or alloy    703/2009 (27 July 2009)
     steel other than of stainless steel (HS 7213.10.00; 7213.20.00; 7213.91.10;
     7213.91.20; 7213.91.41; 7213.91.49; 7213.91.70; 7213.91.90; 7213.99.10;
     7213.99.90; 7227.10.00; 7227.20.00; 7227.90.10; 7227.90.50; 7227.90.95)
     from Moldova and Turkey (investigation initiated on 8 May 2008, and duties
     imposed on 6 February 2009)

EU   Initiation on 11 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of dry       WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     sodium gluconate (HS 2918.16.00) from China                                        G/ADP/N/209/EEC,             imposed on 4 May 2010 and 28
                                                                                        28 March 2011                October 2010 respectively

EU   Initiation on 11 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel     Commission Regulation No.    Definitive duty imposed on 11
     ropes and cables, including locked coil ropes, excluding ropes and cables of       734/2009 (11 August 2009),   May 2010 for imports from
     stainless steel, with a maximum cross-sectional dimension exceeding 3 mm           and EU Regulation            Korea, Rep. of
     (SWR) (HS 7312.10.81; 7312.10.83; 7312.10.85; 7312.10.89; 7312.10.98)              No. 400/2010
     from Korea, Rep. of and Malaysia (possible circumvention of anti-dumping           (26 April 2010)
     measures imposed in 2005)

EU   Initiation on 13 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
     certain aluminium road wheels of the motor vehicles, whether or not with           G/ADP/N/202/EEC,           imposed on 11 May 2010 and 28
     their accessories and whether or not fitted with tyres, (HS 8708.70.10;            5 October 2010 and EU      October 2010 respectively
     8708.70.50) from China.                                                            Regulation No 964/2010 (25
                                                                                        October 2010)

EU   Termination on 20 August 2009 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping              WTO document
     duties on imports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) (HS 3907.60.20) from         G/ADP/N/195/EEC,
     Australia (imposed on 19 August 2004)                                              31 March 2010
EU   Initiation on 3 September 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
     certain polyethylene terephthalate (PET) (HS 3907.60.20) from Iran,                G/SCM/N/219/EEC, 7 April imposed on 1 June 2010 and
     Pakistan, and the United Arab Emirates                                             2011                     29 September 2010 respectively


EU   Initiation on 8 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     "HTY" high tenacity yarn of polyesters (other than sewing thread), not put up      G/ADP/N/209/EEC,             imposed on 2 June 2010 and 1
     for retail sale, including monofilament of less than 67 decitex                    28 March 2011                December 2010 respectively
     (HS 5402.20.00) from China
EU   Termination on 9 September 2009 (complaint withdrawn) of anti-dumping              WTO document
     investigation on imports of certain welded tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of     G/ADP/N/195/EEC,
     square or rectangular cross-section, of iron other than cast iron or steel other   31 March 2010
     than or non-alloy steel "hollow sections" (HS 7306.61.92; 7306.61.99) from
     Belarus, Turkey, and Ukraine (initiated on 13 November 2008)

EU   Initiation on 2 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on
     ironing boards, whether or not free standing, with or without a steam soaking      G/ADP/N/195/EEC,             13 September 2010
     and/or heating top and/or blowing top, including sleeve boards, and essential      31 March 2010 and EU
     parts thereof (i.e. the legs, the top and the iron rest) (HS 3924.90.00;           Regulation No. 805/2010
     4421.90.98;7323.93.90; 7323.99.91; 7323.99.99; 8516.79.70; 8516.90.00)             (13 September 2010)
     from China

EU   Initiation on 17 December 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     certain continuous filament glass fibre products (HS 7019.11.00; 7019.12.00;       G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14          imposed on 16 September 2010
     7019.19.10; 7019.31.00) from China                                                 October 2011                 and 15 March 2011 respectively




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EU   Initiation on 18 December 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document                 Re-opening of case. Exclusion of
     ironing boards, whether or not free standing, with or without a steam soaking   G/ADP/N/195/EEC,             "Since Hardware" from the
     and/or heating top and/or blowing top, including sleeve boards, and essential   31 March 2010 and            definitive anti-dumping duty
     parts thereof (i.e. the legs, the top and the iron rest) (HS 3924.90.00;        Commission Regulation No.    imposed on 22 December 2010
     4421.90.98;7323.93.90; 7323.99.91; 7323.99.99; 8516.79.70; 8519.90.00)          1241/2010
     from China (hardware)                                                           (20 December 2010)

EU   Termination on 30 December 2009 (repealed after interim review no-          WTO document
     dumping) of anti-dumping duties on imports of ferro-silicon (HS 7202.21.00; G/ADP/N/195/EEC,
     7202.29.20; 7202.29.90) from the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia      31 March 2010
     (imposed on 28 February 2008)

                                                                 2010
EU   Initiation on 17 February 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     zeolite A powder (HS 2842.10.00) from Bosnia and Herzegovina                    G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14          imposed on 16 November 2010
                                                                                     October 2011                 and 14 May 2011 respectively

EU   Initiation on 18 February 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     melamine (HS 2933.61.00) from China                                             G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14          imposed on 16 November 2010
                                                                                     October 2011                 and 13 May 2011 respectively

EU   Initiation on 18 February 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
     coated fine paper, which is paper or paperboard coated on one or both sides      G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14         imposed on 17 November 2010
     (excluding Kraft paper or Kraft paperboard), in either sheets or rolls, and with October 2011                and 14 May 2011 respectively
     a weight of 70g/m2 or more but not exceeding 400g/m2 and brightness of
     more than 84 (HS 4810.13.20; 4810.13.80; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.80;
     4810.19.10; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.22.90; 4810.29.30; 4810.29.80;
     4810.99.10; 4810.99.30; 4810.99.90) from China

EU   Termination on 25 February 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping               WTO document
     investigation on ring binder mechanisms (HS 8305.10.00) from Thailand           G/ADP/N/202/EEC,
     (initiated on 17 December 2008)                                                 5 October 2010
EU   Termination on 5 March 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of polyester      WTO document
     staple fibres (HS 5503.20) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on                      G/ADP/N/202/EEC,
     28 December 2000)                                                               5 October 2010
EU   Termination on 17 March 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of polyester     WTO document
     staple fibres (HS 5503.20) from Saudi Arabia (imposed on 17 March 2005)         G/ADP/N/202/EEC,
                                                                                     5 October 2010
EU   Termination on 21 March 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of               Commission Notice 2010/C
     reciprocating compressors (excluding reciprocating compressor pumps),           73/10 (23 March 2010)
     giving a flow not exceeding 2 m3 per minute (HS 8414.40; 8414.80) from
     China (imposed on 18 March 2008)
EU   Initiation on 1 April 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of         WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
     stainless steel bars and rods, not further worked than cold-formed or cold-      G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14         imposed on 29 December 2010
     finished, other than bars and rods of circular cross-section of a diameter of 80 October 2011                and 28 April 2011 respectively
     mm or more (HS 7222.20.21; 7222.20.29; 7222.20.31; 7222.20.39;
     7222.20.81; 7222.20.89) from India

EU   Initiation on 17 April 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of        WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 14
     coated fine paper, which is paper or paperboard coated on one or both sides      G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14         May 2011
     (excluding Kraft paper or Kraft paperboard), in either sheets or rolls, and with October 2011
     a weight of 70g/m2 or more but not exceeding 400g/m2 and brightness of
     more than 84 (HS 4810.13.20; 4810.13.80; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.80;
     4810.19.10; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.22.90; 4810.29.30; 4810.29.80;
     4810.92.10; 4810.92.30; 4810.92.90; 4810.99.10; 4810.99.30; 4810.99.90)
     from China

EU   Termination on 11 May 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation      Commission Regulation No.
     on imports of steel ropes and cables, including locked coil ropes, excluding    734/2009 (11 August 2009),
     ropes and cables of stainless steel, with a maximum cross-sectional dimension   and EU Regulation
     exceeding 3 mm (SWR) (HS 7312.10.81; 7312.10.83; 7312.10.85;                    No. 400/2010
     7312.10.89; 7312.10.98) from Malaysia (possible circumvention of anti-          (26 April 2010)
     dumping measures imposed in 2005) (initiated on 11 August 2009)

EU   Initiation on 20 May 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of ring      WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     binder mechanisms which consist of at least two steel sheets or wires with at   G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April     imposed on 11 February 2011 and
     least four half-rings made of steel wire fixed on them and which are kept       2012                         9 August 2011 respectively
     together by a steel cover (HS 8305.10.00) from Thailand




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EU   Initiation on 20 May 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of open        WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     mesh fabrics made of glass fibres, with a cell size of more than 1,8 mm both      G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April     imposed on 17 February 2011 and
                                                             2                         2012                         9 August 2011 respectively
     in length and in width and weighing more than 35 g/m (HS 7019.40.00;
     7019.51.00; 7019.59.00; 7019.90.91; 7019.90.99) from China

EU   Termination on 26 May 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                   WTO document
     magnesium oxide, namely natural caustic calcined magnesite (HS 2519.90.90)        G/ADP/N/202/EEC,
      from China (imposed on 25 May 2005)                                              5 October 2010
EU   Initiation on 19 June 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of glazed     WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
     and unglazed ceramic flags and paving, hearth or wall tiles; glazed and           G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April     imposed on 17 March 2011 and
     unglazed ceramic mosaic cubes and the like, whether or not on a backing           2012                         15 September 2011 respectively
     (HS 6907.10.00; 6907.90.10; 6907.90.91; 6907.90.93; 6907.90.99;
     6908.10.10; 6908.10.90; 6908.90.11; 6908.90.21; 6908.90.29; 6908.90.31;
     6908.90.51; 6908.90.91; 6908.90.93; 6908.90.99) from China

EU   Termination on 13 July 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of bicycles         WTO document
     and other cycles (including delivery tricycles, but excluding unicycles) not      G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     motorized (HS 8712.00.10; 8712.00.30; 8712.00.80) from Viet Nam                   28 March 2011
     (imposed on 12 July 2005)
EU   Termination on 15 July 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation       WTO document
     on imports of certain stainless steel fasteners and parts thereof                 G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     (HS 7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61;                   28 March 2011
     7318.15.70) from India and Malaysia (initiated on 13 November 2009)

EU   Termination on 15 July 2010 (without measure) of countervailing                   WTO document
     investigation on imports of certain stainless steel fasteners and parts thereof   G/SCM/N/219/EEC, 7 April
     (HS 7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61;                   2011
     7318.15.70) from India and Malaysia (initiated on 13 August 2009)

EU   Initiation on 11 August 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of        Commission Regulations       Definitive duty extended to
     "biodiesel" - fatty-acid mono-alkyl esters and/or paraffinic gasoil obtained      Nos. 721/2010                imports consigned from Canada,
     from synthesis and/or hydro-treatment, of non-fossil origin, in pure form or in   (11 August 2010) and         whether declared as originating in
     a blend containing by weight more than 20% of fatty-acid mono-alkyl esters        443/2011 (5 May 2011)        Canada or not, on 11 May 2011
     and/or paraffinic gasoil obtained from synthesis and/or hydro-treatment, of
     non-fossil origin (HS 1516.20.98; 1518.00.91; 1518.00.99; 2710.19.41;
     3824.90.91; 3824.90.97) from Canada (possible circumvention of
     countervailing measures of imports from the United States imposed in 2009)


EU   Initiation on 13 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Regulations       Definitive duty extended to
     "biodiesel" - fatty-acid mono-alkyl esters and/or paraffinic gasoil obtained      Nos. 720/2010                imports consigned from Canada,
     from synthesis and/or hydro-treatment, of non-fossil origin, in pure form or in   (11 August 2010) and         whether declared as originating in
     a blend containing by weight more than 20% of fatty-acid mono-alkyl esters        444/2011 (5 May 2011)        Canada or not, on 11 May 2011
     and/or paraffinic gasoil obtained from synthesis and/or hydro-treatment, of
     non-fossil origin (HS 1516.20.98; 1518.00.91; 1518.00.99; 2710.19.41;
     3824.90.91; 3824.90.97) from Canada (possible circumvention of anti-
     dumping measures of imports from the United States imposed in 2009)


EU   Initiation on 13 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document                      Provisional and definitive duties
     saturated fatty alcohols with a carbon chain length of C8, C10, C12, C14,    G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April          imposed on 11 May 2011 and 11
     C16 or C18 (not including branched isomers) including single saturated fatty 2012                              November 2011 respectively
     alcohols (also referred to as "single cuts") and blends predominantly
     containing a combination of carbon chain lengths C6-C8, C6-C10, C8-C10,
     C10-C12 (commonly categorized as C8-C10), blends predominantly
     containing a combination of carbon chain lengths C12-C14, C12-C16, C12-
     C18, C14-C16 (commonly categorized as C12-C14) and blends
     predominantly containing a combination of carbon chain lengths C16-C18
     (HS 2905.16.85; 2905.17.00; 2905.19.00; 3823.70.00) from India, Indonesia,
     and Malaysia

EU   Initiation on 19 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Regulation No.    Definitive duty extended to
     plastic sacks and bags, containing at least 20% by weight of polyethylene and     748/2010 (19 August 2010)    imports declared as having been
     of sheeting of a thickness not exceeding 100 micrometers (HS 3923.21.00;          and Council Implementing     manufactured by Xiamen Xingxia
     3923.29.10; 3923.29.90) from China (possible circumvention of anti-dumping        Regulation No. 474/2011 (3   Polymers Co. Ltd. on 18 May
     measures imposed in 2006 - Xiamen Xingxia Polymers Co. Ltd.)                      May 2011)                    2011

EU   Termination on 26 August 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of grain          WTO document
     oriented flat-rolled products of silicon-electrical steel "GOES" of all           G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     width (HS 7225.11.00; 7226.11.00) from the United States (imposed on              28 March 2011
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EU   Termination on 15 September 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of        WTO document
     woven fabrics of synthetic filament yarn containing 85% or more by weight of G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     textured and/or non-textured polyester filament, dyed (including dyed white) 28 March 2011
     or printed (HS 5407.51.00; 5407.52.00; 5407.54.00; 5407.61.10; 5407.61.30;
     5407.61.90; 5407.69.10; 5407.69.90) from China (imposed on
     12 September 2005)

EU   Termination on 29 September 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                 WTO document
     investigation on imports of certain polyethylene terephthalate                     G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     (HS 3907.60.20) (PET) from Iran, Pakistan, and the United Arab Emirates            28 March 2011
     (initiated on 3 September 2009)
EU   Initiation on 30 September 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
     certain seamless pipes and tubes of stainless steel, other than with attached      G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April   imposed on 29 June 2011 and 20
     fittings suitable for conducting gases or liquids for use in civil aircraft        2012                       December 2011 respectively
     (HS 7304.11.00; 7304.22.00; 7304.24.00; 7304.41.00; 7304.49.10;
     7304.49.93; 7304.49.95; 7304.49.99; 7304.90.00) from China

EU   Termination on 7 October 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                 WTO document
     trichloroisocyanuric acid and preparations "symclosene" (HS 2933.69.80;            G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     3808.94.20) from the United States (imposed on 3 October 2005)                     28 March 2011

EU   Initiation on 27 October 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Regulation No. Definitive duty imposed on 26
     certain iron or steel fasteners, other than of stainless steel, i.e. wood screws   966/2010 (27 October 2010) July 2011
     (excluding coach screws), self-tapping screws, other screws and bolts with         and Council Implementing
     heads (whether or not with their nuts or washers, but excluding screws turned      Regulation No. 723/2011 (18
     from bars, rods, profiles or wire, of solid section, of a shank thickness not      July 2011)
     exceeding 6 mm and excluding screws and bolts for fixing railway track
     construction material), and washers (HS 7318.12.90; 7318.14.91; 7318.14.99;
     7318.15.59; 7318.15.69; 7318.15.81; 7318.15.89; 7318.15.90; 7318.21.00;
     7318.22.00) from Malaysia (possible circumvention of anti-dumping
     measures of imports from China imposed in 2009)


EU   Termination on 16 November 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO document
     "steel wire ropes - SWR", steel ropes and cables, including locked coil ropes, G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     excluding ropes and cables of stainless steel, with a maximum cross-sectional 28 March 2011
     dimension exceeding 3 mm (HS 7312.10.82; 7312.10.84; 7312.10.86;
     7312.10.88; 7312.10.99) from India (imposed on 12 August 1999)

EU   Termination on 18 November 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of               WTO document
     certain stainless steel fasteners and parts thereof (HS 7318.12.10;                G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70; 7318.16.30)            28 March 2011
     from Indonesia, Thailand, and Viet Nam (imposed on 19 November 2005)

EU   Termination on 1 December 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
     investigation on imports of "HTY" high tenacity yarn of polyesters (other than     G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     sewing thread), not put up for retail sale, including monofilament of less than    28 March 2011 and EU
     67 decitex (HS 5402.20.00) from Korea, Rep. of; and Chinese Taipei                 Regulation No 1105/2010
     (initiated on 8 September 2009)                                                    (29 November 2010)

EU   Termination on 8 December 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                WTO document
     granular polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), containing not more than 3% of            G/ADP/N/209/EEC,
     other monomer unit than tetrafluoroethylene, without fillers, in the form of       28 March 2011
     powder or pellets, with the exclusion of micronised material, and its raw
     polymer (reactor bead), the latter in wet or dry form (HS 3904.61.00) from
     China and the Russian Federation (imposed on 8 December 2005)


EU   Termination on 16 December 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of               EU Decision (2009/383/EC) Measures suspended on
     glyphosate (HS 2931.00.95; 3808.30.27) from China (imposed                         (14 May 2009) and EU      14 May 2009, and extended until
     in February 1998)                                                                  Regulation No 1187/2010   14 February 2011
                                                                                        (13 December 2010)


                                                                    2011
EU   Termination on 20 January 2011 (withouth measure) of anti-dumping                  WTO document
     investigation on imports of purified terephthalic acid and its salts of a purity   G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     by weight of 99.5% or more (HS 2917.36.00) from Thailand (initiated on 22          October 2011
     December 2009)




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EU   Termination on 20 January 2011 (withouth measure) of countervailing                WTO document
     investigation on imports of purified terephthalic acid and its salts of a purity   G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14
     by weight of 99.5% or more (HS 2917.36.00) from Thailand (initiated on             October 2011
     22 December 2009)
EU   Initiation on 26 January 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                  Provisional and definitive
     oxalic acid, whether in dihydrate (CUS number 0028635-1 and CAS number             G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April      duties imposed on 20 October
     6153-56-6) or anhydrous form (CUS number 0021238-4 and CAS number                  2012 and Commission           2011 and 18 April 2012
     144-62-7) and whether or not in aqueous solution (HS 2917.11.00) from              Regulation No. 352/2012 (12   respectively
     China and India                                                                    April 2012)

EU   Termination on 26 January 2011 (without measure) of safeguard investigation        WTO documents
     on imports of wireless wide area networking (WWAN) modems with a radio             G/SG/N/6/EEC/5, 5 July
     antenna and providing Internet Protocol (IP) data connectivity for computing       2010 and G/SG/N/9/EEC/2,
     devices and including Wi-Fi routers comprising a WWAN modem                        31 January 2011
     (WWAN/Wi-Fi routers) (HS 8471.80.00; 8517.62.00) (initiated on
     30 June 2010)

EU   Termination on 3 March 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
     investigation on imports of wireless wide area networking (WWAN) modems G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     with a radio antenna and providing Internet Protocol (IP) data connectivity for October 2011
     computing devices and including Wi-Fi routers comprising a WWAN modem
     (WWAN/Wi-Fi routers) (HS 8471.80.00; 8517.62.00) from China (initiated
     on 30 June 2010)

EU   Termination on 3 March 2011 (without measure) of countervailing                 WTO document
     investigation on imports of wireless wide area networking (WWAN) modems G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14
     with a radio antenna and providing Internet Protocol (IP) data connectivity for October 2011
     computing devices and including Wi-Fi routers comprising a WWAN modem
     (WWAN/Wi-Fi routers) (HS 8471.80.00; 8517.62.00) from China (initiated
     on 16 September 2010)

EU   Termination on 9 March 2011 of countervailing duties on imports of                 WTO document
     polyethylene terephthalate (PET) film (HS 3920.62.19; 3920.62.90) from             G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14
     India (imposed on 10 December 1999), Brazil and Israel (imposed on 18              October 2011
     November 2004)
EU   Termination on 10 March 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                     WTO document
     investigation on imports of stainless steel bars and rods, not further worked      G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     than cold-formed or cold-finished, other than bars and rods of circular cross-     October 2011
     section of a diameter of 80 mm or more (HS 7222.20.21; 7222.20.29;
     7222.20.31; 7222.20.39; 7222.20.81; 7222.20.89) from India (initiated on
     1 April 2010)
EU   Termination on 16 March 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                  WTO document
     footwear with uppers of leather or composition leather, excluding sports           G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     footwear, footwear involving special technology, slippers and other indoor         October 2011
     footwear and footwear with a protective toecap (HS 6403.20.00; 6403.51.05;
     6403.51.11; 6403.51.15; 6403.51.19; 6403.51.91; 6403.51.95; 6403.51.99;
     6403.59.05; 6403.59.11; 6403.59.31; 6403.59.35; 6403.59.39; 6403.59.91;
     6403.59.95; 6403.59.99; 6403.91.05; 6403.91.11; 6403.91.13; 6403.91.16;
     6403.91.18; 6403.91.91; 6403.91.93; 6403.91.96; 6403.91.98; 6403.99.05;
     6403.99.11; 6403.99.31; 6403.99.33; 6403.99.36; 6403.99.38; 6403.99.91;
     6403.99.93; 6403.99.96; 6403.99.98; 6405.10.00) from China and Viet Nam
     (imposed on 5 October 2006)


EU   Initiation on 19 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document
     concentrated soy protein products, containing by weight 65% or more of        G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     proteins (N x 6.25) calculated on the dry matter by excluding added vitamins, October 2011
     minerals, amino acids and food additives (HS 2106.10.20; 2106.90.92;
     2309.90.10; 2309.90.99; 3504.00.90) from China

EU   Termination on 11 May 2011 (without measure) of countervailing                  WTO document
     investigation on imports of "biodiesel" - fatty-acid mono-alkyl esters and/or   G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14
     paraffinic gasoil obtained from synthesis and/or hydro-treatment, of non-fossil October 2011
     origin, in pure form or in a blend containing by weight more than 20% of fatty-
     acid mono-alkyl esters and/or paraffinic gasoil obtained from synthesis and/or
     hydro-treatment, of non-fossil origin (HS 1516.20.98; 1518.00.91;
     1518.00.99; 2710.19.41; 3824.90.91; 3824.90.97) from Singapore (possible
     circumvention of countervailing measures of imports from the United States
     imposed in 2009) (initiated on 11 August 2010)




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EU   Termination on 11 May 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation WTO document
     on imports of "biodiesel" - fatty-acid mono-alkyl esters and/or paraffinic      G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     gasoil obtained from synthesis and/or hydro-treatment, of non-fossil origin, in October 2011
     pure form or in a blend containing by weight more than 20% of fatty-acid
     mono-alkyl esters and/or paraffinic gasoil obtained from synthesis and/or
     hydro-treatment, of non-fossil origin (HS 1516.20.98; 1518.00.91;
     1518.00.99; 2710.19.41; 3824.90.91; 3824.90.97) from Singapore (possible
     circumvention of anti-dumping measures of imports from the United States
     imposed in 2009) (initiated on 13 August 2010)


EU   Initiation on 13 May 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of        WTO document                 Provisional duty imposed on 11
     stainless steel fasteners and parts thereof (HS 7318.12.10; 7318.14.10;        G/SCM/N/228/EEC, 14          February 2012
     7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70) from India                     October 2011 and
                                                                                    Commission Regulation No.
                                                                                    115/2012 (9 February 2012)

EU   Termination on 17 May 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of dead-          WTO document
     burned (sintered) magnesia (HS 2519.90.30) from China (imposed on 11           G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     December 1993)                                                                 October 2011
EU   Initiation on 19 May 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Regulation No.    Definitive duty extended to
     molybdenum wire, containing by weight at least 99.95% of molybdenum, of        477/2011 (17 May 2011)       imports from Malaysia on 12
     which the maximum cross-sectional dimension exceeds 1.35 mm but does not       and Council Implementing     January 2012
     exceed 4 mm (HS 8102.96.00) from Malaysia (possible circumvention of           Regulation No. 14/2012 (9
     anti-dumping measures of imports from China imposed in 2010)                   January 2012)

EU   Termination on 9 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of synthetic      WTO document
     polyester staple fibres "PSF" (HS 5503.20.00) from China (imposed on 17        G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     March 2005)                                                                    October 2011
EU   Termination on 25 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of magnesia      WTO document
     bricks (HS 6815.91.00; 6815.99.00) from China (imposed on 12 October           G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
     2005)                                                                          October 2011
EU   Termination on 8 July 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of coumarin       WTO document
     (HS 2932.21.00) from China (imposed on 4 April 1999), India (imposed on 9      G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     May 2002), Thailand (imposed on 13 December 2004), Indonesia and               2012
     Malaysia (imposed on 10 November 2006)

EU   Termination on 12 July 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of potassium     WTO document
     chloride (HS 3104.20.10; 3104.20.50; 3104.20.90; 3105.20.10; 3105.20.90;       G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     3105.60.90; 3105.90.91; 3105.90.99) from Belarus and the Russian               2012
     Federation (imposed on 24 October 1992)

EU   Initiation on 28 July 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of fabrics WTO document
     of woven or stitched or woven and stitched continuous filament glass fibre     G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     rovings, excluding products which are impregnated or pre-impregnated (pre- 2012
     preg), and excluding open mesh fabrics with cells with a size of more than 1.8
     mm in both length and width and weighing more than 35 g/m2 (HS
     7019.39.00; 7019.40.00; 7019.90.99) from China

EU   Termination on 10 August 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                WTO document
     investigation on imports of Tris (2-chloro-1-methylethyl) phosphate "TCPP"     G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     (HS 2919.90.00) from China (initiated on 23 July 2010)                         2012

EU   Termination on 11 August 2011 of countervailing duties on imports of certain WTO document
     broad spectrum antibiotics, namely amoxicillin trihydrate, ampicillin        G/SCM/N/235/EU, 23
     trihydrate and cefalexin not put up in measured doses or in forms or packing March 2012
     for retail sale (HS 2941.10.00; 2941.90.00) from India (imposed on 9 October
     1998)

EU   Initiation on 12 August 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                Provisional duty imposed on 11
     aluminium radiators and elements or sections of which such radiator is         G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April May 2012
     composed, whether or not such elements or sections are assembled in blocks,    2012 and Commission
     excluding radiators and elements and sections thereof of the electrical type   Regulation No. 402/2012 (10
     (HS 7615.10.10; 7615.10.90; 7616.99.10; 7616.99.90) from China                 May 2012)

EU   Termination on 25 August 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of silicon     WTO document
     carbide "SiC" (HS 2849.20.00) from China (imposed on 25 August 2006)           G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
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EU   Termination on 31 August 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of certain       WTO document
     side-by-side refrigerators, i.e. combined refrigerator-freezers of a capacity    G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     exceeding 400 litres, with the freezer and refrigerator compartments placed      2012
     side-by-side (HS 8418.10.20) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 25 August
     2006)
EU   Termination on 2 September 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
     castings of non-malleable cast iron and spheroidal graphite cast iron (ductile   G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     iron) of a kind used to cover and/or to give access to ground or sub-surface     2012
     systems, and parts thereof, whether or not machined, coated or painted or
     fitted with other materials, excluding fire hydrants (HS 7325.10.50;
     7325.10.92; 7325.10.99; 7325.99.10) from China (imposed on 29 July 2005)

EU   Termination on 30 September 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping               WTO document
     investigation on imports of graphite electrodes of a kind used for electric      G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
                                                   3                                  2012
     furnaces, with an apparent density of 1.5g/cm or more and an electrical
     resistance of 7 µΩ.m or less (HS 8545.11.00; 8545.90.90) from China
     (initiated on 17 December 2010)

EU   Initiation on 1 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document
     tube and pipe fittings (other than cast fittings, flanges and threaded fittings),   G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     of iron or steel (not including stainless steel), with a greatest external diameter 2012
     not exceeding 609.6 mm, of a kind used for butt-welding or other purposes
     (HS 7307.93.11; 7307.93.19; 7307.99.30; 7307.99.90) from the Russian
     Federation and Turkey

EU   Initiation on 10 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       Commission Regulation No.
     open mesh fabrics made of glass fibres, with a cell size of more than 1.8 mm     1135/2011 (9 November
     both in length and in width and weighing more than 35 g/m2, excluding            2011)
     fibreglass discs (HS 7019.51.00; 7019.59.00) from Malaysia (possible
     circumvention of anti-dumping measures of imports from China imposed in
     2011)
EU   Initiation on 25 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of    WTO document
     bioethanol, sometimes referred to as "fuel ethanol", i.e. ethyl alcohol       G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     produced from agricultural products denatured or undenatured, excluding       2012
     products with a water content of more than 0.3% (m/m) measured according
     to the standard EN 15376, as well as ethyl alcohol produced from agricultural
     products contained in blends with gasoline with an ethyl alcohol content of
     more than 10% (v/v) (HS 2207.10.00; 2207.20.00; 2208.90.99; 2710.11.11;
     2710.11.15; 2710.11.21; 2710.11.25; 2710.11.31; 2710.11.41; 2710.11.45;
     2710.11.49; 2710.11.51; 2710.11.59; 2710.11.70; 2710.11.90; 3814.00.10;
     3814.00.90; 3820.00.00; 3824.90.97) from the United States


EU   Initiation on 25 November 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of WTO document
     bioethanol, sometimes referred to as "fuel ethanol", i.e. ethyl alcohol       G/SCM/N/235/EU, 23
     produced from agricultural products denatured or undenatured, excluding       March 2012
     products with a water content of more than 0.3% (m/m) measured according
     to the standard EN 15376, as well as ethyl alcohol produced from agricultural
     products contained in blends with gasoline with an ethyl alcohol content of
     more than 10% (v/v) (HS 2207.10.00; 2207.20.00; 2208.90.99; 2710.11.11;
     2710.11.15; 2710.11.21; 2710.11.25; 2710.11.31; 2710.11.41; 2710.11.45;
     2710.11.49; 2710.11.51; 2710.11.59; 2710.11.70; 2710.11.90; 3814.00.10;
     3814.00.90; 3820.00.00; 3824.90.97) from the United States


EU   Termination on 10 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
     furfuryl alcohol "FA" (HS 2932.13.00) from China (imposed on 31 October          G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     2003)                                                                            2012
EU   Termination on 14 December 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                WTO document
     investigation on imports of polyethylene terephthalate having a viscosity        G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     number of 78 ml/g or higher, according to the ISO Standard 1628-5 (HS            2012
     3907.60.20) from Oman and Saudi Arabia (initiated on 16 February 2011)

EU   Termination on 14 December 2011 (without measure) of countervailing              WTO document
     investigation on imports of polyethylene terephthalate having a viscosity        G/SCM/N/235/EU, 23
     number of 78 ml/g or higher, according to the ISO Standard 1628-5 (HS            March 2012
     3907.60.20) from Oman and Saudi Arabia (initiated on 16 February 2011)

EU   Initiation on 17 December 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document
     white phosphorus (elemental/yellow phosphorus) (HS 2804.70.00) from              G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     Kazakhstan                                                                       2012




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EU   Initiation on 20 December 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document
     aluminium foil of a thickness of 0.007 mm or more but less than 0.021 mm,           G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     not backed, not further worked than rolled but whether or not embossed, in          2012
     low weight rolls of a weight not exceeding 10 kg (HS 7607.11.11;
     7607.19.10) from China

EU   Initiation on 21 December 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document
     certain organic coated steel products, i.e. flat-rolled products of non-alloy and G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     alloy steel (not including stainless steel) which are painted, varnished or       2012
     coated with plastics on at least one side, excluding so-called "sandwich
     panels" of a kind used for building applications and consisting of two outer
     metal sheets with a stabilizing core of insulation material sandwiched between
     them, and excluding those products with a final coating of zinc-dust (a zinc-
     rich paint, containing by weight 70% or more of zinc) (HS 7210.70.80;
     7212.40.80; 7225.99.00; 7226.99.70) from China


EU   Termination on 21 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                WTO document
     mixtures of urea and ammonium nitrate in aqueous or ammoniacal solution             G/ADP/N/223/EU, 18 April
     (HS 3102.80.00) from Algeria, Belarus, Russian Federation, and Ukraine              2012
     (imposed on 23 September 2000)
                                                               2012
EU   Termination on 12 January 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of vinyl           WTO document
     acetate (HS 2915.32.00) from the United States (investigation initiated on 4        G/ADP/N/223/EU,
     December 2010 and provisional duty imposed on 17 August 2011)                       18 April 2012 and
                                                                                         Commission Decision
                                                                                         (2012/24/EU) (11 January
                                                                                         2012)
EU   Termination on 12 January 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                    Commission Regulation No.
     investigation on imports of molybdenum wire, containing by weight at least          477/2011 (17 May 2011)
     99.95% of molybdenum, of which the maximum cross-sectional dimension                and Council Implementing
     exceeds 1.35 mm but does not exceed 4 mm (HS 8102.96.00) from                       Regulation No. 14/2012 (9
     Switzerland (possible circumvention of anti-dumping measures of imports             January 2012)
     from China imposed in 2010) (initiated on 19 May 2011)

EU   Termination on 9 February 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of "steel Council Implementing
     wire ropes - SWR", steel ropes and cables, including locked coil ropes,       Regulation No. 102/2012
     excluding ropes and cables of stainless steel, with a maximum cross-sectional (27 January 2012)
     dimension exceeding 3 mm (HS 7312.10.81; 7312.10.83; 7312.10.85;
     7312.10.89; 7312.10.98; 7312.10.98) from South Africa (imposed on 17
     August 1999)

EU   Initiation on 16 February 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Notice (2012/C
     ceramic tableware and kitchenware (HS 6911.10.00; 6912.00.10; 6912.00.30;           44/07) (16 February 2012)
     6912.00.50; 6912.00.90) from China
EU   Initiation on 16 February 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Notice (2012/C
     threaded tube or pipe cast fittings, of malleable cast iron (HS 7307.19.10)         44/08) (16 February 2012)
     from China, Indonesia, and Thailand
EU   Initiation on 22 February 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of        Commission Notice 2012/C
     certain organic coated steel products, i.e. flat-rolled products of non-alloy and   52/05 (22 February 2011)
     alloy steel (not including stainless steel) which are painted, varnished or
     coated with plastics on at least one side, excluding so-called "sandwich
     panels" of a kind used for building applications and consisting of two outer
     metal sheets with a stabilising core of insulation material sandwiched between
     them, and excluding those with a final coating of zinc-dust (a zinc-rich paint
     containing by weight 70% or more zinc) (HS 7210.70.80; 7212.40.80;
     7225.99.00; 7226.99.70) from China


EU   Termination on 28 February 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                Commission Notices 2011/C
     polyethylene terephthalate "PET" having a viscosity of 78ml/g or higher             122/08 (20 April 2011) and
     according to ISO Standard 1628-5 (HS 3907.60.20) from Korea, Rep. of                2012/C 57/06 (25 February
     (imposed on 30 November 2000)                                                       2012)

EU   Termination on 22 March 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                      Commission Decision
     investigation on imports of stainless steel fasteners and parts thereof "SSF"       2012/163/EU (22 March
     (HS 7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61;                     2012)
     7318.15.70) from India (initiated on 13 May 2011)




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EU               Initiation on 31 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Commission Notice (2012/C
                 "hollow sections" welded tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of square or           96/07) (31 March 2012)
                 rectangular cross-section, of iron other than cast iron or steel other than
                 stainless, but excluding line pipe of a kind used for oil or gas pipelines and
                 casing and tubing of a kind used in drilling for oil or gas (HS 7306.61.92;
                 7306.61.99) from FYR of Macedonia, Turkey, and Ukraine

EU               Termination on 5 April 2012 (complainant withdrew its complaint) of anti-        WTO document
                 dumping investigation on imports of sodium cyclamate (HS 2929.90.00) from        G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
                 China limited to two producers (Fang Da Food Additive "Shen Zhen" Limited        October 2011 and
                 and Fang Da Food Additive "Yang Quan" Limited) (initiated on 17 February         Commission Decision
                 2011)                                                                            (2011/185/EU) (4 April
                                                                                                  2012)
EU               Termination on 18 April 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                Commission Notice 2012/C
                 strawberries, uncooked or cooked by steaming or boiling in water, frozen,        110/06 (17 April 2012)
                 whether or not containing added sugar or other sweeteners (HS 0811.10.11;
                 0811.10.19; 0811.10.90) from China (imposed on 17 April 2007)

EU               Termination on 20 April 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   Commission Notice 2011/C
                 investigation on imports of tartaric acid (HS 2918.12.00) from China, limited    223/08 (29 July 2011) and
                 to one producer (Hangzhou Bioking Biochemical Engineering Co. Ltd.)              Commission Implementing
                 (initiated on 29 July 2011)                                                      Regulation No. 332/2012 (13
                                                                                                  April 2012)


EU               Initiation on 27 April 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of        Commission Notice (2012/C
                 bicycles and other cycles (including delivery tricycles but excluding            122/06) (27 April 2012)
                 unicycles) (HS 8712.00.30; 8712.00.70) from China
EU               Termination on 8 May 2012 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation        WTO document
                 on imports of certain seamless pipes and tubes of iron or steel, excluding       G/ADP/N/216/EEC, 14
                 seamless pipes and tubes of stainless steel, of circular cross-section, of an    October 2011 and
                 external diameter not exceeding 406.4 mm with a Carbon Equivalent Value          Commission Decision
                 (CEV) not exceeding 0.86 according to the International Institute of Welding     (2012/247/EU) (7 May 2012)
                 (IIW) formula and chemical analysis (HS 7304.19.10; 7304.19.30;
                 7304.23.00; 7304.29.10; 7304.29.30; 7304.31.80; 7304.39.58; 7304.39.92;
                 7304.39.93; 7304.51.89; 7304.59.92; 7304.59.93) from Belarus (initiated on
                 28 June 2011)

Other trade measures
                                                                                2008
EU               Temporary changes in the set of Commission Sate Aid guidelines increasing        Public information available   Effective until 31 December 2011
                 flexibility on short-term export credits. Various measures to increase access    on the European
                 to trade finance for European exporters have also taken place at the national    Commission's website
                 level                                                                            transmitted by the EC
                                                                                                  Delegation
                                                                                                  (17 December 2008)
                                                                                2009
EU               Export refunds for milk and milk products                                       Commission Regulations          No longer applicable as from
                                                                                                 Nos. 1056/2009 of               19 November 2009
                                                                                                 5 November 2009 and
                                                                                                 1113/2009 of
                                                                                                 19 November 2009
EU               Renewal of the prior surveillance system on steel imports (first established in Public information available
                 2002) until 31 December 2012. Product coverage has been updated and now on the European
                 also includes flat stainless steel products and large welded tubes (HS chapters Commission's website
                 72 and 73)                                                                      transmitted by the EU
                                                                                                 Delegation
                                                                                                 (17 December 2009)
                                                                                2010
EU               Establishment of an additional quantitative limit (500,000 tonnes) for the    Public information available      Expiration date 30 June 2010
                 exports of out-of-quota white sugar (HS 1701.99) without refund in respect of on the European
                 marketing year 2009-10. The quota was fully allocated by 22 February 2010 Commission's website
                                                                                               transmitted by the EU
                                                                                               Delegation. Commission
                                                                                               Regulation No. 94/2010
                                                                                               (3 February 2010)

EU               Temporary suspension of import tariffs for the CXL concessions sugar quota       Commission Regulation No.      Effective December 2010 to
                 of sugar (HS1701) (300,000 tonnes) during the 2010-11 marketing year             1100/2010 (26 November         August 2011
                                                                                                  2010)
                                                                                2011




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EU   Temporary suspension of import tariffs (to zero) on certain cereals, i.e.          Commission Regulation No. Effective 2010-11 marketing year
     common wheat of low and medium quality (HS 1001.90.99), and feed barley            177/2011 (24 February 2011)
     (HS 1003.00), for all imports under reduce-duty tariff quotas

EU   Introduction of specific and detailed procedures for imports of polyamide and      Commission Regulation No.    Effective 1 July 2011
     melanine plastic kitchenware (HS 3924.10.00) from China and Hong Kong,             284/2011 (22 March 2011)
     China. Imports to be submitted to a declaration confirming that the items
     meet the requirements concerning the release of primary aromatic and
     formaldehyde
EU   Introduction of limited temporary special conditions for imports of feedstuffs     Commission Regulation No.    Effective 26 March 2011 to 30
     and foodstuffs from regions of Japan affected by the nuclear crisis. Imports to    297/2011 (25 March 2011)     June 2011
     be submitted to a declaration attesting that: (i) the product has been harvested   and Commission
     and/or processed before 11 March 2011; and (ii) it does not contain levels of      Implementing Regulation
     radionuclides iodine-131, caesium-134, and caesium-137 above the maximum           No. 351/2011 (11 April
     levels provided by Euratom                                                         2011)


EU   Temporary suspension of import tariffs for an exceptional tariff quota of sugar Commission Regulation No.       Effective 1 April 2011 to 30
     (HS1701) (300,000 tonnes) in the 2010-11 marketing year                         302/2011 (28 March 2011)        September 2011

EU   Temporary elimination of import tariffs for an additional exceptional quantity     WTO document                Effective 1 July 2011 to 30
     of sugar (HS1701) (200,000 tonnes) in the 2010-11 marketing year                   WT/TPR/OV/W/5, 9 June       September 2011
                                                                                        2011 and Commission
                                                                                        Implementing Regulation
                                                                                        No. 589/2011 (20 June 2011)




EU   Temporary suspension of import tariffs (to zero) on certain cereals, i.e.          Commission Implementing     Effective 1 July 2011 to 31
     common wheat of low and medium quality (HS 1001.90.99), and feed barley            Regulation No. 633/2011 (29 December 2011
     (HS 1003.00), for all imports under reduce-duty tariff quotas (2011-12             June 2011)
     marketing year)

EU   Opening of a tendering procedure for the 2011-12 marketing year for imports        Commission Implementing
     of sugar (HS 1701) at reduced import tariffs                                       Regulations Nos. 1239/2011
                                                                                        (30 November 2011) and
                                                                                        356/2012 (24 April 2012)




                                                                  2012
EU   Temporary suspension of import tariffs (to zero) on certain cereals, i.e.          Commission Implementing      Effective 1 January 2012 to 30
     common wheat of low and medium quality (HS 1001.90.99), and feed barley            Regulation No. 1350/2011     June 2012
     (HS 1003.00), for all imports under reduced-duty tariff quotas (2011-12            (21 December 2011)
     marketing year)




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8539.31.90




2907.12.00




7306.30.41; 7306.30.49; 7306.30.72; 7306.30.77




7306.30.41; 7306.30.49; 7306.30.72; 7306.30.77




6302




7210.41.00; 7210.49.00; 7210.61.00; 7210.69.00; 7212.30.00; 7212.50.61; 7212.50.69; 7225.92.00; 7225.99.00; 7226.99.30; 7226.99.70




6302


0302; 0303; 0304


8705.90.90; 9022.19.00; 9022.29.00; 9027.80.17; 9030.10.00




8102.96.00




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                                                                                     93                                              2/2/2013
7219.31.00; 7219.32.10; 7219.32.90; 7219.33.10; 7219.33.90; 7219.34.10; 7219.34.90; 7219.35.10; 7219.35.90; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.29;
7220.20.41; 7220.20.49; 7220.20.81; 7220.20.89




2805.11.00


2805.11.00




7213.10.00; 7213.20.00; 7213.91.10; 7213.91.20; 7213.91.41; 7213.91.49; 7213.91.70; 7213.91.90; 7213.99.10; 7213.99.90; 7227.10.00;
7227.20.00; 7227.90.10; 7227.90.50; 7227.90.9




2918.16.00




7312.10.81; 7312.10.83; 7312.10.85; 7312.10.89; 7312.10.98




8708.70.10; 8708.70.50




3907.60.20


3907.60.20




5402.20.00




7306.61.92; 7306.61.99




3924.90.00; 4421.90.98; 7323.93.90; 7323.99.91; 7323.99.99; 8516.79.70; 8516.90.00




7019.11.00; 7019.12.00; 7019.19.10; 7019.31.00




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                                                                                     94                                               2/2/2013
3924.90.00; 4421.90.98;7323.93.90; 7323.99.91; 7323.99.99; 8516.79.70; 8519.90.00




7202.21.00; 7202.29.20; 7202.29.90




2842.10.00




2933.61.00




4810.13.20; 4810.13.80; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.80; 4810.19.10; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.22.90; 4810.29.30; 4810.29.80; 4810.99.10;
4810.99.30; 4810.99.90




8305.10.00


5503.20


5503.20


8414.40; 8414.80




7222.20.21; 7222.20.29; 7222.20.31; 7222.20.39; 7222.20.81; 7222.20.89




4810.13.20; 4810.13.80; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.80; 4810.19.10; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.22.90; 4810.29.30; 4810.29.80; 4810.92.10;
4810.92.30; 4810.92.90; 4810.99.10; 4810.99.30; 4810.99.90




7312.10.81; 7312.10.83; 7312.10.85; 7312.10.89; 7312.10.98




8305.10.00




                                                                                                                                      7:44 PM
                                                                                     95                                               2/2/2013
7019.40.00; 7019.51.00; 7019.59.00; 7019.90.91; 7019.90.99




2519.90.90


6907.10.00; 6907.90.10; 6907.90.91; 6907.90.93; 6907.90.99; 6908.10.10; 6908.10.90; 6908.90.11; 6908.90.21; 6908.90.29; 6908.90.31;
6908.90.51; 6908.90.91; 6908.90.93; 6908.90.99




8712.00.10; 8712.00.30; 8712.00.80




7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70




7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70




1516.20.98; 1518.00.91; 1518.00.99; 2710.19.41; 3824.90.91; 3824.90.97




1516.20.98; 1518.00.91; 1518.00.99; 2710.19.41; 3824.90.91; 3824.90.97




2905.16.85; 2905.17.00; 2905.19.00; 3823.70.00




3923.21.00; 3923.29.10; 3923.29.90




7225.11.00; 7226.11.00




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                                                                                     96                                               2/2/2013
5407.51.00; 5407.52.00; 5407.54.00; 5407.61.10; 5407.61.30; 5407.61.90; 5407.69.10; 5407.69.90




3907.60.20




7304.11.00; 7304.22.00; 7304.24.00; 7304.41.00; 7304.49.10; 7304.49.93; 7304.49.95; 7304.49.99; 7304.90.00




2933.69.80; 3808.94.20




7318.12.90; 7318.14.91; 7318.14.99; 7318.15.59; 7318.15.69; 7318.15.81; 7318.15.89; 7318.15.90; 7318.21.00; 7318.22.00




7312.10.82; 7312.10.84; 7312.10.86; 7312.10.88; 7312.10.99




7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70; 7318.16.30




5402.20.00




3904.61.00




2931.00.95; 3808.30.27




2917.36.00




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                                                                                     97                                  2/2/2013
2917.36.00




2917.11.00




8471.80.00; 8517.62.00




8471.80.00; 8517.62.00




8471.80.00; 8517.62.00




3920.62.19; 3920.62.90




7222.20.21; 7222.20.29; 7222.20.31; 7222.20.39; 7222.20.81; 7222.20.89




6403.20.00; 6403.51.05; 6403.51.11; 6403.51.15; 6403.51.19; 6403.51.91; 6403.51.95; 6403.51.99; 6403.59.05; 6403.59.11; 6403.59.31;
6403.59.35; 6403.59.39; 6403.59.91; 6403.59.95; 6403.59.99; 6403.91.05; 6403.91.11; 6403.91.13; 6403.91.16; 6403.91.18; 6403.91.91;
6403.91.93; 6403.91.96; 6403.91.98; 6403.99.05; 6403.99.11; 6403.99.31; 6403.99.33; 6403.99.36; 6403.99.38; 6403.99.91; 6403.99.93;
6403.99.96; 6403.99.98; 6405.10.00




2106.10.20; 2106.90.92; 2309.90.10; 2309.90.99; 3504.00.90




1516.20.98; 1518.00.91; 1518.00.99; 2710.19.41; 3824.90.91; 3824.90.97




                                                                                                                                      7:44 PM
                                                                                     98                                               2/2/2013
1516.20.98; 1518.00.91; 1518.00.99; 2710.19.41; 3824.90.91; 3824.90.97




7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70                           India




2519.90.30


8102.96.00                                                                                       Malaysia,
                                                                                                 Switzerland




5503.20.00


6815.91.00; 6815.99.00


2932.21.00




3104.20.10; 3104.20.50; 3104.20.90; 3105.20.10; 3105.20.90; 3105.60.90; 3105.90.91; 3105.90.99




7019.39.00; 7019.40.00; 7019.90.99                                                               China




2919.90.00




2941.10.00; 2941.90.00




7615.10.10; 7615.10.90; 7616.99.10; 7616.99.90                                                   China




2849.20.00




                                                                                                         7:44 PM
                                                                                     99                  2/2/2013
8418.10.20




7325.10.50; 7325.10.92; 7325.10.99; 7325.99.10




8545.11.00; 8545.90.90




7307.93.11; 7307.93.19; 7307.99.30; 7307.99.90                                                                                        Russian
                                                                                                                                      Federation,
                                                                                                                                      Turkey




7019.51.00; 7019.59.00                                                                                                                Malaysia




2207.10.00; 2207.20.00; 2208.90.99; 2710.11.11; 2710.11.15; 2710.11.21; 2710.11.25; 2710.11.31; 2710.11.41; 2710.11.45; 2710.11.49;   United States
2710.11.51; 2710.11.59; 2710.11.70; 2710.11.90; 3814.00.10; 3814.00.90; 3820.00.00; 3824.90.97




2207.10.00; 2207.20.00; 2208.90.99; 2710.11.11; 2710.11.15; 2710.11.21; 2710.11.25; 2710.11.31; 2710.11.41; 2710.11.45; 2710.11.49;   United States
2710.11.51; 2710.11.59; 2710.11.70; 2710.11.90; 3814.00.10; 3814.00.90; 3820.00.00; 3824.90.97




2932.13.00


3907.60.20




3907.60.20




2804.70.00                                                                                                                            Kazakhstan




                                                                                                                                           7:44 PM
                                                                                    100                                                    2/2/2013
7607.11.11; 7607.19.10                                                         China




7210.70.80; 7212.40.80; 7225.99.00; 7226.99.70                                 China




3102.80.00




2915.32.00




8102.96.00




7312.10.81; 7312.10.83; 7312.10.85; 7312.10.89; 7312.10.98; 7312.10.98




6911.10.00; 6912.00.10; 6912.00.30; 6912.00.50; 6912.00.90                     China


7307.19.10                                                                     China,
                                                                               Indonesia,
                                                                               Thailand
7210.70.80; 7212.40.80; 7225.99.00; 7226.99.70                                 China




3907.60.20




7318.12.10; 7318.14.10; 7318.15.30; 7318.15.51; 7318.15.61; 7318.15.70




                                                                                    7:44 PM
                                                                         101        2/2/2013
7306.61.92; 7306.61.99                                                                                                                FYR of
                                                                                                                                      Macedonia,
                                                                                                                                      Turkey,
                                                                                                                                      Ukraine




2929.90.00




0811.10.11; 0811.10.19; 0811.10.90




2918.12.00                                                                                                                            China




8712.00.30; 8712.00.70                                                                                                                China


7304.19.10; 7304.19.30; 7304.23.00; 7304.29.10; 7304.29.30; 7304.31.80; 7304.39.58; 7304.39.92; 7304.39.93; 7304.51.89; 7304.59.92;   Belarus
7304.59.93




72; 73




1701.99




1701




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                                                                                    102                                                    2/2/2013
1001.90.99; 1003.00




3924.10.00




1701


1701




1001.90.99; 1003.00




1701




1001.99.00; 1003




                            7:44 PM
                      103   2/2/2013
                                                                            India
                                                        Trade and trade-related measures
                                                         (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                              Source/Date                      Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
India            Initiation on 3 October 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of flax   WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 fabrics (HS 5309) from China and Hong Kong, China                               G/ADP/N/195/IND,          imposed on 26 March 2009 and
                                                                                                 28 April 2010             21 December 2009 respectively


India            Termination on 14 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
                 methylene chloride-II (HS 2903.12) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed                 G/ADP/N/180/IND,
                 14 October 2003)                                                                18 March 2009
India            Initiation on 16 October 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document              Definitive duty imposed on
                 tyres curing presses (HS 8477.51.00) from China                                 G/ADP/N/202/IND,          8 January 2010
                                                                                                 23 September 2010
India            Initiation on 17 October 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO Document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 ceramic tiles (HS 6908.90.90) from China                                        G/ADP/N/195/IND,          imposed on 15 June 2009 and
                                                                                                 28 April 2010             2 December 2009 respectively


India            Initiation on 21 October 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document              Definitive duty imposed on
                 new/unused pneumatic radial tyres, with or without tubes and flaps of rubber    G/ADP/N/202/IND,          19 February 2010
                 used in buses and lorries/trucks (HS 4011.20.10; 4012.90.49; 4013.10.20)        23 September 2010
                 from China and Thailand

India            Termination on 11 November 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of para       WTO document
                 hydroxy phenyl glycine methyl potassium dane salt (PHPG-DS) (HS                 G/ADP/N/180/IND,
                 2942.00.29) from China and Singapore (imposed 11 November 2002)                 18 March 2009

India            Initiation on 12 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 phosphoric acid of all grades and all concentrations (excluding                 G/ADP/N/195/IND,          imposed on 22 June 2009 and
                 agriculture/fertilizer grade) (HS 2809.20) from Korea, Rep. of                  28 April 2010             15 December 2009 respectively


India            Initiation on 17 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 diethyl thio phosphoryl chloride (HS 2812.10.90; 2812.90.00; 2827.39.90;        G/ADP/N/209/IND,          imposed on 22 June 2009 and 7
                 2905.11.00; 2909.19.00; 2909.50.90; 2919.00.90; 2919.90.10; 2919.90.90;         19 April 2011             July 2010 respectively
                 2920.10.00; 2920.10.10; 2920.10.20; 2920.11.00; 2920.19.10; 2920.19.20;
                 2920.19.90; 2920.90.10; 2920.90.20; 2920.90.30; 2920.90.90; 2920.90.99;
                 2924.19.00; 2931.00.90; 2942.00.11; 2942.00.90; 3808.90.10) from China


India            Initiation on 25 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO documents             Provisional duty imposed on
                 cold rolled products of stainless steel (HS 7219.31; 7219.32; 7219.33;          G/ADP/N/202/IND,          22 April 2009. Definitive duty
                 7219.34; 7219.35; 7219.90) from China; EU; Japan; Korea, Rep. of; South         23 September 2010 and     imposed and 20 February 2010
                 Africa; Chinese Taipei; Thailand; and the United States                         G/ADP/N/202/IND/Corr.1,   (except for imports from Japan)
                                                                                                 3 May 2011
India            Initiation on 8 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
                 front axle beam and steering knuckles (HS 7326.19.10; 7326.19.90;               G/ADP/N/202/IND,          imposed on 15 June 2009 and
                 7326.90.99; 8708.50.00; 8708.99.00) from China                                  23 September 2010         12 April 2010 respectively

India            Initiation on 26 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of  WTO document                  Provisional and definitive duties
                 carbon black (HS 2803.00.10) from Australia, China, Iran, Malaysia, Russian G/ADP/N/202/IND,              imposed on 30 July 2009 and
                 Federation, and Thailand                                                    23 September 2010             28 January 2010 respectively, for
                                                                                                                           imports from Australia, China,
                                                                                                                           Russia Federation, and Thailand




                                                                             2009
India            Termination on 2 January 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
                 acrylonitrile butadiene rubber from Germany (HS 4002.59) (imposed on            G/ADP/N/188/IND,
                 31 January 1997)                                                                22 December 2009




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India   Termination on 16 January 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of met      WTO document
        coke-I (HS 2704) from China (imposed on 6 May 1998)                          G/ADP/N/188/IND,
                                                                                     22 December 2009
India   Initiation on 16 January 2009 of safeguard investigation (China specific) on WTO documents              Provisional and definitive duties
        imports of soda ash (HS 2836.20)                                             G/SG/N/16/IND/3,           imposed on 20 April 2009 and
                                                                                     9 February 2009 and        28 June 2010 respectively
                                                                                     G/SG/N/16/IND/3/Suppl.5,
                                                                                     5 July 2010
India   Termination on 12 February 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of plastic WTO document
        ophthalmic lenses (HS 9001.50) from China (imposed on 5 September 2003) G/ADP/N/188/IND,
                                                                                     22 December 2009
India   Initiation on 13 February 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of   WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
        phosphorous chemical compounds (HS 2812.10.21; 2812.10.22; 2812.10.30; G/ADP/N/202/IND,                 imposed on 16 October 2009 and
        2920.90.41; 2920.90.99) from China and the EU                                23 September 2010          18 June 2010 respectively, to
                                                                                                                imports from China. In June 2010,
                                                                                                                no duty recommended for imports
                                                                                                                from the EU


India   Initiation on 24 February 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
        polypropylene (HS 3902.10.00; 3902.30.00) from Oman, Saudi Arabia, and          G/ADP/N/209/IND,        imposed on 30 July 2009 and 19
        Singapore                                                                       19 April 2011           November 2010 respectively

India   Initiation on 19 March 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on 26
        viscose staple fibre excluding bamboo fibre (HS 5504.10.00) from China and   G/ADP/N/209/IND,           July 2010
        Indonesia                                                                    19 April 2011
India   Termination on 6 April 2009 of safeguard investigation (China specific) on   WTO document
        imports of nylon tyre cord fabric (HS 5902.10) (initiated on 6 February 2009)G/SG/N/16/IND/5,
                                                                                     18 March 2009
India   Initiation on 21 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
        synchronous digital hierarchy transmission equipment "SDH", its accessories, G/ADP/N/209/IND,           imposed on 8 December 2009 and
        associated software and its essential parts and components, in assembled,    19 April 2011              16 December 2010 respectively
        CKD, and SKD form or fitted with eventual broadband/cellular equipment
        (HS 8517.62; 8517.70) from China and Israel

India   Initiation on 5 May 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
        recordable digital versatile disc DVDs of all kinds (HS 8523.29.20;             G/ADP/N/209/IND,        imposed on 12 April 2010 and 28
        8523.29.50; 8523.29.70; 8523.40.40; 8523.40.50; 8523.40.60; 8523.40.80;         19 April 2011           September 2010 respectively
        8523.52.90; 8523.80.50; 8523.80.90; 8523.90.10; 8523.90.40; 8523.90.50;
        8523.90.90) from Malaysia, Thailand, and Viet Nam

India   Termination on 13 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of caustic         WTO document
        soda-IV (HS 2815.11; 2815.12) from Chinese Taipei (imposed on                   G/ADP/N/188/IND,
        27 March 2003)                                                                  22 December 2009
India   Initiation on 18 May 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
        circular weaving machines having 6 or more shuttles for weaving PP/HDPE         G/ADP/N/216/IND,        imposed on 12 April 2010 and 16
        fabrics of a width exceeding 30 cm (HS 8446.21.90; 8446.29.00) from China       7 October 2011          February 2011 respectively

India   Initiation on 16 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of barium WTO document              Provisional and definitive duties
        carbonate (HS 2836.60.00) from China                                          G/ADP/N/216/IND,          imposed on 23 March 2010 and 7
                                                                                      7 October 2011            February 2011 respectively

India   Termination on 6 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of normal          WTO document
        power grade (NPG) graphite electrodes, including its variant high power         G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        grade (HPG) electrodes of diameters from 8" up to and including 24"             28 April 2010
        (HS 8545.11.01; 8545.19.01) from China (imposed on 21 October 1997)

India   Initiation on 10 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
        coumarin (HS 2932.21.00) from China                                             G/ADP/N/209/IND,        imposed on 23 March 2010 and
                                                                                        19 April 2011           20 August 2010 respectively

India   Initiation on 11 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
        phenol (HS 2707.99.00; 2907.11.10) from Japan and Thailand                      G/ADP/N/209/IND,        imposed on 19 April 2010 and 1
                                                                                        19 April 2011           December 2010 respectively

India   Termination on 11 August 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                WTO document
        investigation on imports of hot rolled products of steel (HS 7208) from China; G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        Indonesia; Iran; Japan; Kazakhstan; Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia; Philippines;     28 April 2010
        Romania; Russian Federation; Saudi Arabia; South Africa; Thailand; Turkey;
        and Ukraine (initiated on 28 November 2008)




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India   Initiation on 19 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
        1,1,1,2-tetrafluoroethane or R-134 a of all types (HS 2903.39.19) from China    G/ADP/N/223/IND,           imposed on 19 April 2010 and 15
        and Japan                                                                       5 April 2012               July 2011 respectively

India   Initiation on 20 August 2009 of safeguard investigation on imports of sodium    WTO documents              Duties imposed from 4 December
        hydroxide (caustic soda) (HS 2815.11; 2815.12)                                  G/SG/N/6/IND/27,           2009 to 3 March 2010
                                                                                        15 September 2009;
                                                                                        G/SG/N/7IND/8,
                                                                                        23 November 2009;
                                                                                        G/SG/N/10/IND/11,
                                                                                        28 April 2010
India   Termination on 31 August 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of flexible     WTO document
        slabstock polyol (molecular weight 3000-4000)-II (HS 3907.20) from Brazil       G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        (imposed on 20 January 2004)                                                    28 April 2010
India   Termination on 2 September 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
        chloroquine phosphate-II (HS 2939.21) from China (imposed on                    G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        15 December 2003)                                                               28 April 2010
India   Initiation on 3 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
        acetone (HS 2914.11) from Japan and Thailand                                    G/ADP/N/216/IND,           imposed on 9 April 2010 and 18
                                                                                        7 October 2011             April 2011 respectively

India   Termination on 23 September 2009 of safeguard investigation (China              WTO documents
        specific) on imports of front axle, beam, steering knuckle and crankshaft       G/SG/N/16/IND/6,
        (HS 7326.19.10; 7326.19.90; 7326.90.99; 8483.10.91; 8483.10.92;                 11 May 2009 and
        8483.10.99; 8708.50.00; 8708.99.00) (initiated on 2 April 2009)                 G/SG/N/16/IND/6/Suppl.2,
                                                                                        5 November 2009
India   Termination on 24 September 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO Document
        ethylene-propylene-non-conjugated diene monomer-III (EPDM)                      G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        (HS 4002.70) from Brazil, China, EU, and the United States (imposed on          28 April 2010
        19 July 2006)
India   Termination on 30 September 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                 WTO document
        investigation (China specific) on imports of passenger car tyres (HS 4011.10)   G/SG/N/16/IND/7,
        (initiated on 18 May 2009)                                                      4 June 2009 and
                                                                                        G/SG/N/16/IND/7/Suppl.1,
                                                                                        7 December 2009
India   Termination on 30 September 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of 6-        WTO document
        hexanelactum (caprolactam) (HS 2933.71.00) from the EU, Japan, Nigeria,         G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        and Thailand (imposed on 17 November 2004)                                      28 April 2010

India   Termination on 8 October 2009 (petitioners withdrew their application) of       WTO document
        anti-dumping duties on imports of plain medium density fire board (HS 4411)     G/ADP/N/195/IND,
        from New Zealand (investigation initiated on 6 June 2008 and provisional        28 April 2010
        duty imposed on 27 February 2009)

India   Termination on 28 October 2009 (without measure) of safeguard investigation WTO documents
        on imports of acrylic fibre (HS 5501.30.00; 5503.30.00; 5506.30.00)         G/SG/N/6/IND/21,
        (initiated on 9 April 2009)                                                 11 May 2009 and
                                                                                    G/SG/N/7/IND/3/Suppl.1,
                                                                                    30 October 2009
India   Initiation on 3 November 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of   WTO document                   Provisional and definitive duties
        polymers of vinyl chloride or of other halogenated olefins in primary forms G/ADP/N/223/IND,               imposed on 26 July 2010 and 26
        (HS 3904.22.10) from China; Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia; Russian Federation; 5 April 2012                     July 2011 respectively
        Chinese Taipei; and Thailand

India   Termination on 4 November 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                   WTO documents
        investigation on imports of oxo alcohols "Acylic Alcohols" (HS 2905.12.10;      G/SG/N/6/IND/20,
        2905.13.00; 2905.13.90; 2905.14.00; 2905.14.90; 2905.16.20; 2905.16.90;         9 February 2009 and
        2905.17.00; 2905.19.90; 2912.50.00) (initiated on 16 January 2009)              G/SG/N/9/IND/4,
                                                                                        5 November 2009
India   Termination on 5 November 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                   WTO documents
        investigation on imports of uncoated paper and copy paper (HS 4802.54.90;       G/SG/N/6/IND/24,
        4802.55.10; 4802.55.20; 4802.55.30; 4802.55.40; 4802.55.50; 4802.55.90;         26 May 2009;
        4802.56.10; 4802.56.20; 4802.56.30; 4802.56.40; 4802.56.50; 4802.56.90;         G/SG/N/9/IND/8,
        4802.57.10, 4802.57.20, 4802.57.30; 4802.57.40; 4802.57.50; 4802.57.90;         4 December 2009
        4802.58.10; 4802.58.20; 4802.58.30; 4802.58.40; 4802.58.90) (initiated on
        20 April 2009)




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India   Termination on 13 November 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                     WTO documents
        investigation on imports of coated paper and paper board (HS 4810.13.10;           G/SG/N/6/IND/23,
        4810.13.20; 4810.13.30; 4810.13.90; 4810.14.10; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.30;            11 May 2009; and
        4810.14.90; 4810.19.10; 4810.19.20; 4810.19.30; 4810.19.90; 4810.29.00;            G/SG/N/9/IND/9,
        4810.31.00; 4810.32.00; 4810.92.00; 4810.99.00) (initiated on 20 April 2009)       4 December 2009


India   Termination on 18 November 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                     WTO documents
        investigation on imports of linear alkyl benzene "LAB" (HS 3817.00.11)             G/SG/N/6/IND/18,
        (initiated on 6 January 2009)                                                      19 January 2009 and
                                                                                           G/SG/N/9/IND/6,
                                                                                           1 December 2009.
India   Termination on 24 November 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                     WTO documents
        investigation on imports of plain particle board (HS 4410) (initiated on           G/SG/N/6/IND/25,
        22 April 2009)                                                                     26 May 2009;
                                                                                           G/SG/N/7/IND/7,
                                                                                           1 July 2009;
                                                                                           G/SG/N/9/IND/7,
                                                                                           1 December 2009
India   Termination on 8 December 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                      WTO documents
        investigation on imports of hot-rolled coils, sheet, strips (HS 7208) (initiated   G/SG/N/6/IND/22,
        on 9 April 2009)                                                                   11 May 2009 and
                                                                                           G/SG/N/9/IND/5/Suppl.1,
                                                                                           22 December 2009
India   Termination on 17 December 2009 (without measure) of safeguard                     WTO documents
        investigation on imports of unwrought aluminium, aluminium waste and               G/SG/N/6/IND/26,
        aluminium scrap, whether or not alloyed (HS 7601; 7602) (initiated on              30 June 2009 and
        22 May 2009)                                                                       G/SG/N/9/IND/10,
                                                                                           22 December 2009
India   Termination on 31 December 2009 of safeguard duties on imports of                  WTO documents
        phthalic anhydride (HS 2917.35.00) (investigation initiated on                     G/SG/N/6/IND/17,
        11 December 2008, and provisional and definitive duties imposed on                 16 December 2008,
        29 January 2009 and 30 June 2009 respectively)                                     G/SG/N/7/IND/1/Suppl.2,
                                                                                           27 April 2009,
                                                                                           G/SG/N/10/IND/9,
                                                                                           3 July 2009 and Permanent
                                                                                           Delegation of India to the
                                                                                           WTO (14 October 2011)

                                                                       2010
India   Initiation on 8 January 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of glass WTO document                     Provisional and definitive duties
        fibre and articles thereof, including glass rovings, glass chopped strands, glass G/ADP/N/216/IND,              imposed on 14 July 2010 and 4
        chopped strands mats (HS 7019) from China                                         7 October 2011                March 2011 respectively

India   Termination on 12 January 2010 (application withdrawn by domestic                  WTO documents
        industry) of countervailing investigation on imports of sodium nitrate             G/SCM/N/203/IND,
        (HS 2834.10.10) from China (initiated on 14 January 2009)                          26 April 2010 and
                                                                                           G/SCM/N/212/IND,
                                                                                           6 September 2010
India   Initiation on 1 February 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
        PVC flex films (HS 3918.10.90; 3918.90.90; 3919.90.90; 3920.10.12;                 G/ADP/N/223/IND,             imposed on 30 July 2010 and 25
        3920.10.19; 3920.49.00; 3921.90.26; 3921.90.29; 3926.90.80; 3926.90.99)            5 April 2012                 August 2011 respectively
        from China
India   Termination on 21 March 2010 (duty lapsed) of anti-dumping duties on               WTO document
        imports of mica pearl pigment (HS 3206.19) from the EU, and the United             G/ADP/N/209/IND/Rev.1,
        States (imposed on 21 March 2005)                                                  13 September 2011
India   Initiation on 12 April 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of hot        WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on 25
        rolled flat products of stainless steel of ASTM Grade 304 with all its variants    G/ADP/N/223/IND,             November 2011. (No duty
        (HS 7219.11; 7219.12; 7219.13; 7219.14; 7219.21; 7219.22; 7219.23;                 5 April 2012                 recommended for imports from
        7219.24; 7220.11; 7220.12) from the EU; Korea, Rep. of; South Africa;                                           Korea, Rep. of)
        Chinese Taipei; and the United States

India   Termination on 13 April 2010 (duty lapsed) of anti-dumping duties on imports WTO document
        of thermal sensitive paper-III (HS 4809.10) from Indonesia, Malaysia, and    G/ADP/N/202/IND,
        the United Arab Emirates (imposed on 13 April 2005)                          23 September 2010

India   Initiation on 20 May 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of sewing WTO document                       Definitive duty imposed on 22
        machines needles (HS 8452.30) from China                                     G/ADP/N/216/IND,                   June 2011
                                                                                     7 October 2011
India   Initiation on 31 May 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of sodium WTO document                       Definitive duty imposed on 23
        hydroxide "caustic soda" (HS 2815.11; 2815.12) from Norway, Chinese          G/ADP/N/223/IND,                   August 2011
        Taipei, and Thailand                                                         5 April 2012




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India   Termination on 7 June 2010 (duty lapsed) of anti-dumping duties on imports          WTO document
        of acrylonitrile butadiene rubber (NBR)-IV (HS 4002.59.00) from Brazil,             G/ADP/N/202/IND,
        the EU (excluding Germany), and Mexico (imposed on 7 June 2005)                     23 September 2010

India   Initiation on 8 June 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of               WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 9
        paranitroaniline (PNA) "4-nitroaniline, 1-amino-4-nitrobenzene, or p-               G/ADP/N/223/IND,            September 2011
        nitrophenylamine" (HS 2921.42.26) from China                                        5 April 2012

India   Termination on 27 June 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of styrene            WTO document
        butadiene rubber (HS 4002.19) from Japan; Korea, Rep. of; and the United            G/ADP/N/209/IND/Rev.1,
        States (imposed on 26 April 1999)                                                   13 September 2011
India   Termination on 29 June 2010 (no injury to the domestic industry) of anti-           WTO document
        dumping duties on imports of propylene glycol (HS 2905.32.00) from the              G/ADP/N/209/IND,
        EU, Korea Rep. of, Singapore, and the United States (imposed on 8 October           19 April 2011
        2004)
India   Initiation on 16 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of cold       WTO document                Final findings issued on 14
        rolled flat products of stainless steel of 400 series having a width of less than   G/ADP/N/223/IND,            November 2011
        600 mm including all ferritic and martensitic grades excluding razor blades         5 April 2012
        steel (HS 7220.20.10; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.22; 7220.20.29; 7220.20.90;
        7220.90.10; 7220.90.21; 7220.90.22; 7220.90.29; 7220.90.90) from the EU;
        Korea, Rep. of; and the United States

India   Initiation on 20 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of soda WTO document                 Positive preliminary findings of
        ash "disodium carbonate" (Na2CO3) (HS 2836.20) from China, EU, Iran,          G/ADP/N/209/IND,             injury and recommendation for
        Kenya, Pakistan, Ukraine, and the United States                               19 April 2011 and            the imposition of AD measure
                                                                                      Notification No. 14/17/2010-
                                                                                      DGAD Ministry of
                                                                                      Commerce & Industry -
                                                                                      Department of Commerce (2
                                                                                      September 2011)


India   Initiation on 26 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of opal WTO document                      Provisional and definitive duties
        glassware of all types (HS 7013) from China and the United Arab Emirates      G/ADP/N/223/IND,                  imposed on 9 August 2011 and 23
                                                                                      5 April 2012                      November 2011 respectively

India   Termination on 1 November 2010 (duty lapsed) of anti-dumping duties on   WTO document
        imports of maleic anhydride "MAN" (HS 2917.14.00) from China, Indonesia, G/ADP/N/209/IND,
        and Chinese Taipei (imposed on 18 September 2008)                        19 April 2011

India   Termination on 18 November 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
        investigation on imports of seamless tubes, pipes & hollow profiles of iron,        G/ADP/N/209/IND,
        alloy or non-alloy steel (other than cast iron), whether hot finished or cold       19 April 2011
        drawn or cold rolled, of an external diameter not exceeding 273 mm or 10"
        (HS 7304) from China (initiated on 12 January 2010)

India   Initiation on 7 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document                Provisional and definitive
        morpholine (HS 2933.39.17) from China, EU, and the United States                    G/ADP/N/223/IND,            duties imposed on 20
                                                                                            5 April 2012 and            September 2011 and 24
                                                                                            Notification No. 9/2012-    January 2012 respectively
                                                                                            Customs (ADD) Ministry of
                                                                                            Finance - Department of
                                                                                            Revenue (24 January 2012)


India   Initiation on 7 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document
        melamine (HS 2933.61.00) from the EU, Indonesia, Iran, and Japan                    G/ADP/N/209/IND,
                                                                                            19 April 2011
India   Termination on 18 December 2010 (duty lapsed) of anti-dumping duties on             WTO document
        imports of sodium cyanide-I (HS 2837.11) from Korea Rep. of, and the                G/ADP/N/209/IND,
        United States (imposed on 27 December 1999)                                         19 April 2011
India   Termination on 19 December 2010 (duty lapsed) of anti-dumping duties on             WTO document
        imports of sodium cyanide-II (HS 2837.11) from Chinese Taipei (imposed on           G/ADP/N/209/IND/Rev.1,
        19 December 2005)                                                                   13 September 2011
India   Initiation on 20 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document
        aniline (HS 2921.41) from the EU                                                    G/ADP/N/209/IND,
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India   Initiation on 20 December 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document                  Definitive duty imposed on 24
        geogrid/geostrips/geostraps made of polyester or glass fiber in all its forms    G/ADP/N/209/IND,              January 2012
        (including all widths and lengths) (HS 3902.10.00; 3914.00.90; 3920.10.19;       19 April 2011 and
        3926.90.99; 5503.40.00; 5603.31.30; 5603.94.00; 5604.90.00; 5903.10.90;          Notification No. 11/2012-
        5911.10.00; 5911.31.50; 5911.31.90; 5911.90.90; 7019.40.00; 7019.59.00;          Customs (ADD) Ministry of
        7019.90.10; 7019.90.90) from China                                               Finance - Department of
                                                                                         Revenue (24 January 2012)


India   Initiation on 27 December 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of N1,      WTO documents                 Duty imposed on 30 August 2011
        3-dimethyl butyl-N phenyl paraphenylenediamine "PX-13 or 6-PPD" (HS              G/SG/N/6/IND/28, 7
        2921; 2934.20; 2925.20; 3812.10; 3812.20; 3812.30)                               January 2011 and
                                                                                         G/SG/N/8/IND/21/Suppl.1,
                                                                                         6 September 2011
                                                                     2011
India   Initiation on 11 January 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document
        pentaerythritol (HS 2905.42.00) from the EU (excluding Sweden)                   G/ADP/N/216/IND,
                                                                                         7 October 2011
India   Initiation on 4 February 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Notifications Nos. 19/2012-   Provisional and definitive
        phosphoric acid of all grades and all concentrations (excluding                  Customs (ADD) Ministry of     duties imposed on 13 January
        agriculture/fertilizer grade) (HS 2809.20.10) from Israel and Chinese Taipei     Finance - Department of       2012 and 4 April 2012
                                                                                         Revenue (4 April 2012)        respectively


India   Termination on 22 March 2011 of safeguard duties on imports of dimethoate        WTO documents
        technical (HS 3808.91.23) (investigation initiated on 21 January 2009, and       G/SG/N/6/IND/19,
        provisional and definitive duties imposed on 23 March 2009 and 27 August         6 February 2009;
        2009 respectively)                                                               G/SG/N/7/IND/2/Suppl.1,
                                                                                         27 April 2009; and
                                                                                         G/SG/N/10/IND/10,
                                                                                         7 July 2009 and Permanent
                                                                                         Delegation of India to the
                                                                                         WTO (14 October 2011)

India   Termination on 28 March 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                WTO document
        pentaerythritol-II (HS 2905.42.10) from Sweden (imposed on 20 October            G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        2005)                                                                            7 October 2011
India   Termination on 29 March 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
        investigation on imports of penicillin-g-potassium and 6- amino penicillanic     G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        acid "6-APA" (HS 2941.10.10; 2941.10.50) from China (initiated on                7 October 2011
        22 July 2009)
India   Termination on 29 March 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
        investigation on imports of penicillin-g-potassium (HS 2941.10.10) from          G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        Mexico (initiated on 22 July 2009)                                               7 October 2011
India   Termination on 30 March 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                WTO document
        acrylonitrile butadiene rubber (NBR)-III (HS 4002.59) from Chinese Taipei        G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        (imposed on 2 November 1999)                                                     7 October 2011
India   Termination on 15 April 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                   WTO document
        investigation on imports of azodicarbonamide (ADC) "blowing agent or             G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        foaming agent" (HS 2927.00.90; 2942.00.90; 3812.00.89) from China                7 October 2011
        (initiated on 16 April 2010)
India   Initiation on 29 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document
        phthalic anhydride "PAN" (HS 2917.35.00) from Israel; Korea, Rep. of; and        G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        Chinese Taipei                                                                   7 October 2011
India   Initiation on 23 May 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document
        grinding media balls (excluding forged grinding media balls) (HS 7325.91.00)     G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        from China and Thailand                                                          7 October 2011
India   Termination on 25 May 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation       WTO document
        on imports of polypropylene "homo-polymers and co-polymers of propylene"         G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        (HS 3902.10.00; 3902.30.00) from Korea, Rep. of; Chinese Taipei; and the         7 October 2011
        United States (initiated on 10 February 2010)

India   Initiation on 13 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of digital   WTO document
        offset printing plates (HS 3701.30.00; 3704.00.90; 3705.10.00; 7606.91.91;       G/ADP/N/216/IND,
        7606.92.90; 8442.50.20) from China and Japan                                     7 October 2011

India   Termination on 7 July 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                  WTO document
        hydrofluoric acid (HS 2811.11.00) from China (imposed on 28 March 2002)          G/ADP/N/223/IND,
                                                                                         5 April 2012




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India   Initiation on 21 July 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of plain WTO document
        gypsum plaster boards (HS 6809.11.00; 6809.19.00; 6809.99.00) from China, G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        Indonesia, Thailand, and the United Arab Emirates                            5 April 2012




India   Termination on 26 July 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                    WTO document
        polymers of vinyl chloride or of other halogenated olefins in primary               G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        forms (HS 3904.22.10) from Japan (initiated on 3 November 2009 and                  5 April 2012
        provisional duties imposed on 26 July 2010)

India   Termination on 28 July 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                    WTO document
        certain rubber chemicals (HS 2925.20; 2934.20; 3812.10; 3812.20;                    G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        3812.30) from Chinese Taipei and the United States (imposed on 7 July               5 April 2012
        2005)
India   Initiation on 16 August 2011 of safeguard investigation on imports of phthalic      WTO documents                  Provisional duty imposed on 17
        anhydride (HS 2917.35.00)                                                           G/SG/N/6/IND/29,               January 2012. On 29 March
                                                                                            18 August 2011 and             2012 DG (Safeguards)
                                                                                            G/SG/N/8/IND/22/Suppl.2,       recommended imposition of
                                                                                            16 April 2012                  definitive duty

India   Termination on 13 October 2011 of safeguard duties (China specific) on              WTO documents
        imports of aluminium flat-rolled products and aluminium foil (HS 7606; 7607)        G/SG/N/16/IND/4,
        (investigation initiated on 27 January 2009, provisional and definitive duties      9 February 2009 and
        imposed on 23 March 2009 and 19 June 2009 respectively)                             G/SG/N/16/IND/4/Suppl.5,
                                                                                            25 October 2011
India   Initiation on 25 October 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document
        choline chloride of all forms and concentrations used for animal feed (HS           G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        2309.90.10; 2923.10.00) from China                                                  5 April 2012
India   Initiation on 11 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document
        resin or other organic substances bonded wood or ligneous fibre boards of           G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        thickness below 6 mm, except insulation boards, laminated fibre boards and          5 April 2012
        boards which are not bonded either by resin or other organic substances (HS
        4411.12.00; 4411.13.00; 4411.14.00; 4411.92.11; 4411.92.19; 4411.92.21;
        4411.92.29; 4411.93.11; 4411.93.19; 4411.93.21; 4411.93.29; 4411.94.11;
        4411.94.19; 4411.94.21; 4411.94.29) from China, Indonesia, Malaysia, and
        Sri Lanka

India   Initiation on 2 December 2011 of safeguard investigation (China Specific) onWTO documents               On 16 March 2012 DG
        imports of carbon black (HS 2803.00.10)                                     G/SG/N/16/IND/8, 9          (Safeguards) recommended
                                                                                    January 2012 and            imposition of provisional duty
                                                                                    G/SG/N/16/IND/8/Suppl.1,
                                                                                    30 March 2012
India   Termination on 20 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of        WTO document
        flexible slabstock polyol - I (HS 3907.20) from Singapore (imposed on 11    G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        February 2002)                                                              5 April 2012
India   Termination on 30 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of        WTO document
        polypropylene (HS 3902.10.00; 3902.30.00) from Saudi Arabia (investigation G/ADP/N/209/IND,
        initiated on 24 February 2009, provisional and definitive duties imposed on 19 April 2011 and
        30 July 2009 and 19 November 2010 respectively)                             Notification No. 130/2011-
                                                                                    Customs Ministry of Finance
                                                                                    - Department of Revenue
                                                                                    (30 December 2011)

India   Termination (case closed) of anti-dumping investigation on imports of cold          WTO document
        rolled flat products of stainless steel of 200 series having a width of less than   G/ADP/N/223/IND,
        600 mm including all austenitic grades having nickel content of less than 6%        5 April 2012
        (HS 7220.20.10; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.22; 7220.20.29; 7220.20.90;
        7220.90.10; 7220.90.21; 7220.90.22; 7220.90.29; 7220.90.90) from China,
        United Arab Emirates, and the United States (initiated on 16 August 2010)


                                                                    2012
India   Initiation on 10 February 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document
        soda ash (HS 2836.20) from the Russian Federation and Turkey                        G/ADP/N/227, 4 April 2012

India   Initiation on 22 February 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Notification No. 14/08/2011-
        bulk drug cefadroxil monohydrate (HS 2942.00.11) from the EU                        DGAD Ministry of
                                                                                            Commerce & Industry -
                                                                                            Department of Commerce
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India            Termination on 22 February 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of               Notifications Nos. 58/2011-
                 sodium tripoly phosphate (STPP) (HS 2835.31.00) from China (investigation          Customs Ministry of Finance
                 initiated on 5 November 2009, provisional and definitive duties imposed on         - Department of Revenue
                 21 September 2010 and 8 July 2011 respectively)                                    (8 July 2011) and 13/2012-
                                                                                                    Customs (ADD) Ministry of
                                                                                                    Finance - Department of
                                                                                                    Revenue (22 February 2012)




India            Termination on 29 February 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of phenol Notification No. 14/2012-
                 (HS 2707.99.00; 2907.11.10) from Korea, Rep. of; Chinese Taipei; and the    Customs (ADD) Ministry of
                 United States (imposed on 19 September 2007)                                Finance - Department of
                                                                                             Revenue (29 February 2012)


Other trade measures
                                                                               2008
India            Increase in import duties on a range of iron and steel products (HS 7204)          Permanent Delegation of
                 from zero to 5% (restoration of previous duty).                                    India to the WTO
India            Elimination of export duties on steel products (which were imposed                 Permanent Delegation of
                 in May 2008)                                                                       India to the WTO
                                                                                                    (31 October 2008)
India            Under fiscal stimulus measures taken by the Government: elimination of             Permanent Delegation of
                 import duties for naphtha for use in the power sector; reduction of export         India to the WTO
                 duties on iron ore fines (from 15% to 5%); and lumps                               (7 December 2008)

                                                                               2009
India            Removal of export duty and reduction of minimum export price for premium          Permanent Delegation of
                 Basmati rice                                                                      India to the WTO
                                                                                                   (20 January 2009)
India            Temporary ban on imports of toys from China (six months), to ensure health Notification No. 82/(RE-              The ban was        lifted     on
                 and safety of children. Chinese toys allowed if accompanied by: (i) a             2008)/2004-2009 of             27 January 2010
                 certificate that the toys being imported conform to the standards prescribed in 23 January 2009, amended
                 ASTM F963 or standards prescribed in ISO 8124 (Parts I-III) or IS 9873            by Notification No. 91/(RE-
                 [Parts I-III]; (ii) a certificate of Conformance from the manufacturer indicating 2008)/ 2004-2009 of
                 that representative sample of toys being imported have been tested by an          2 March 2009
                 independent laboratory which is ILAC accredited and found to meet the
                 specifications indicated above

India            Increase in the Minimum Support Price for cotton paid to local farmers (from       Permanent Delegation of
                 Rs 1,800/quintal for 2007-08 to Rs 2,500/quintal for 2008-09)                      India to the WTO
                                                                                                    (14 February 2009)
India            Export incentives for a variety of exporters, and specific export incentives for   Permanent Delegation of
                 textile and leather products                                                       India to the WTO
                                                                                                    (26 February 2009)
India            Trade facilitation measures such as enlargement of the list of entities            Permanent Delegation of
                 authorized to import directly precious metals; removal of import restrictions      India to the WTO
                 on worked corals; and simplification of export licensing requirements for          (26 February 2009)
                 blood samples
India            Imposition of 20% duty on imported soybean oils                                    Permanent Delegation of       Duty removed
                                                                                                    India to the WTO
                                                                                                    (24 February and
                                                                                                    24 March 2009), and
                                                                                                    Customs Notification
                                                                                                    No. 27/2009
India            Import duty exemption on pulses (Customs Notification No. 28/2009)                 Permanent Delegation of       Exemption extended until 31
                                                                                                    India to the WTO              March 2011
                                                                                                    (26 March 2009)
India            Exemption of import tariffs on raw and refined, or white sugar, under              Permanent Delegation of       Effective until 31 December 2010
                 specified conditions                                                               India to the WTO
                                                                                                    (17 April 2009)
India            Extension of the export ban on edible oils until 30 September 2010                 Permanent Delegation of       The ban was extended until 30
                                                                                                    India to the WTO              September 2011
                                                                                                    (4 September 2009)
                                                                               2010
India            Transfer of electrical energy (HS 2716.00.00) to the restricted list. Imposition Permanent Delegation of
                 of import licensing requirement for this item                                    India to the WTO
                                                                                                  (1 February 2010)




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India   Increase of the purchase price for domestic wheat (HS 1001) from Rs               Permanent Delegation of
        1,080/quintal (US$23.1/quintal) for 2008-09 to Rs 1,100/quintal                   India to the WTO
        (US$23.6/quintal) for 2009-10                                                     (1 February 2010)
India   Increase of export tax on iron ore fines (HS 2601.11.30; 2601.11.40) (from        Permanent Delegation of     Effective 24 December 2009
        zero to 5%), and on iron ore lumps and pellets (HS 2601.11.10; 2601.11.20)        India to the WTO
        (from 5% to 10%)                                                                  (1 February 2010)
India   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to zero) for refined sugar                 Permanent Delegation of     Effective until 31 December 2010
        (HS 1701.91.00; 1701.99.90)                                                       India to the WTO
                                                                                          (1 February 2010)
India   Suspension of export prohibition on wheat and wheat products (HS 1001.10;         Ministry of Commerce and
        1001.10.90; 1001.90; 1001.90.20; 1001.90.39) (imposed as of                       Industry Notification
        8 October 2007) for the export of 50,000 MT to Nepal through Food                 No. 29/2009-2014
        Cooperation of India                                                              (9 February 2010)

India   Amendment to the Import Licensing Note No. 2(II)(d) under Chapter 87              Ministry of Commerce and    Three new entry points for
        restricting entry points for imports of new vehicles to nine seaports and         Industry Notification No.   clearance added
        international airports                                                            30/2009-2014
                                                                                          (10 February 2010)

India   On 29 April 2010 the export duty rate on iron ore lumps (HS 2601.11.10;           Permanent Delegation of
        2601.11.20) was further increased from 10% to 15%                                 India to the WTO
                                                                                          (3 June 2010)
India   Elimination of the foreign commission concession (12.5%) which was                Permanent Delegation of
        included in the calculation of the minimum export price (MEP) for basmati         India to the WTO
        rice (HS 1006.30.20), reducing its export floor price                             (3 June 2010)

India   Suspension of import tariffs on semi-milled or wholly milled-rice             Permanent Delegation of         Effective until 30 September 2010
        (HS 1006.30),                                                                 India to the WTO
                                                                                      (3 June 2010)
India   Elimination of export ban of organic non-basmati rice (HS 1006.10.90;         Permanent Delegation of
        1006.20.00; 1006.30.10; 1006.30.90; 1006.40.00) and wheat (HS 1001). Rice India to the WTO
        exports limited to 10,000 tonnes/year, and wheat exports to 5,000 tonnes/year (3 June 2010)

India   Withdrawal of hot rolled coils, including seamless tubes/pipes, parts and         Permanent Delegation of
        accessories of motor vehicles (HS 7208), and carbon black (HS 2803.00.10)         India to the WTO
        from the import restricted list                                                   (3 June 2010)
India   Imposition of new measures for cotton yarn sector such as (i) suspension of       Permanent Delegation of     The DEPB was suspended as
        the DEPB (7.67%) benefit available for cotton yarn exports; (ii) suspension of    India to the WTO            from 21 April 2010
        duty drawback scheme for cotton yarn exports (as from 29 April 2010); and         (3 June 2010)
        (iii) mechanism to register cotton yarn exporters

India   Re-imposition of a duty on exports of raw cotton and yarn on 9 April 2010         Permanent Delegation of     Duty withdrawn on 1 October
                                                                                          India to the WTO            2010
                                                                                          (3 June 2010)
India   Concessional import tariff rate (5%) for certain agricultural machineries (i.e.   Permanent Delegation of
        paddy transplanter; laser land leveller; reaper-cum-blinder; sugarcane            India to the WTO
        harvester; straw or fodder balers; cotton picker) not locally manufactured        (3 June 2010)

India                                                                                Permanent Delegation of
        Elimination of import tariffs for refrigeration units ("air conditioners") used                               Effective 27 February 2010
        for the production of refrigerated vans or trucks                            India to the WTO
                                                                                     (3 June 2010)
India   Notice from the Department of Telecommunications requesting local satellite- Permanent Delegation of
        based communications services providers to obtain security clearance (30     India to the WTO
        working day) before importing communication equipments, for national         (3 June 2010)
        security purposes
India   Introduction in 2008 of licensing requirements for imports of certain steel  Permanent Delegation of          Some of these requirements were
        products and auto parts.                                                     India to the WTO                 removed between December 2008
                                                                                     (21 November 2008)               and January 2009. Removal of all
                                                                                                                      requirements in July 2010


India   Reduction and elimination of import tariffs on selected products (polymer,        Permanent Delegation of
        inputs for orthopaedic implants (to zero), rhodium (to 2%), gold ore, raw         India to the WTO
        materials, long pepper (from 70% to 30%), asafoetida (from 30% to 20%)),          (3 June 2010)
        under the Union Budget 2010-11.
India   Import ban on dairy products including chocolates (HS 0401; 0402; 0403;           Permanent Delegation of     The ban was extended until 23
        0404; 0405; 0406; 1806)                                                           India to the WTO            December 2010
                                                                                          (3 June 2010)
India   Increase of the minimum support price for paddy common rice (from Rs              Permanent Delegation of     Effective 24 June 2010
        950/quintal to Rs 1,000/quintal) and for paddy grade A (from Rs 980/quintal       India to the WTO
        to Rs 1,030/quintal)                                                              (14 October 2011)




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India   Deregulation of oil prices, reducing government subsidies, in order to reduce       Permanent Delegation of
        budget deficit                                                                      India to the WTO (Statement
                                                                                            at TPRB Meeting
                                                                                            8 July 2010)
India   "Duty Entitlement Passbook Scheme". Extension of financial export                   Permanent Delegation of
        incentives (tax rebates) until 30 June 2011 (the scheme was supposed to             India to the WTO (1
        expire on 31 December 2010). Support benefits mainly the textiles, leather          November 2010)
        and jute sectors
India   Elimination of import tariffs on onions (HS 0703.10.10) (from 5% to zero)           Notification No. 127/2010-
        and on shallots (HS 0703.10.20) (from 30% to zero)                                  Customs, Ministry of
                                                                                            Finance - Department of
                                                                                            Revenue (21 December
                                                                                            2010)
India   Addition of natural rubber (HS 4001.21; 4001.22; 4001.29) to the list of            Notification No. 128/2010-
        products subject to tariff rate quotas                                              Customs, Ministry of
                                                                                            Finance - Department of
                                                                                            Revenue (22 December
                                                                                            2010)
                                                                      2011
India   Import tariffs set at 5% for all items of machinery, including prime movers,        Notification No. 1/2011-
        instruments, apparatus and appliances, control gear and transmission                Customs Ministry of Finance
        equipment and auxiliary equipment (including those required for testing and         - Department of Revenue
        quality control) and components, required for the initial setting up of a solar     (6 January 2011)
        power generation project or facility

India   Introduction of export tariffs on certain products, i.e. (10%) de-oiled rice bran   Notification No. 27/2011-     Effective 1 March 2011
        oil cake (HS 2306), snake skin (HS 41), raw fur lamb skins (HS 4301); (15%)         Customs, Ministry of
        cycle saddle leathers, hydraulic/packing/belting/washer leathers, picking           Finance - Department of
        band leathers, strap/combing leathers, tanned leather (HS 41), ferrous waste        Revenue (1 March 2011)
        scrap, remelting scrap ingots of iron or steel (HS 7204); and (25%) luggage
        leather-case hide or side/suit case/ hand bag luggage/cash bag leather,
        industrial harness leather, transistor case/camera case leathers (HS 41)


India   Additional increase of export tax on iron ore fines (HS 2601.11.30;                 Notification No. 27/2011-     Effective 1 March 2011
        2601.11.40) (from 5% to 20%), and on iron ore lumps and pellets (HS                 Customs, Ministry of
        2601.11.10; 2601.11.20) (from 15% to 20%).                                          Finance - Department of
                                                                                            Revenue (1 March 2011)

India   Extension of export ban on pulses (HS 0713) (originaly implemented on 27            Notification No. 35 (RE-      Effective until 31 March 2012
        June 2006)                                                                          2010)/2009-2014-Customs,
                                                                                            Ministry of Finance -
                                                                                            Department of Revenue (23
                                                                                            March 2011)

India   Increase of import tariffs (from 10% to 30%) on engine or gearbox or                Notification No. 31/2011-     Effective 24 March 2011
        transmission mechanism in pre-assembled form but not mounted on a chassis           Customs, Ministry of
        or a body assembly (HS 8703; 8711)                                                  Finance - Department of
                                                                                            Revenue (24 March 2011)

India   Reduction of the minimum export price "MEP" (from US$275/metric tonne               Notifications Nos. 36 (RE-
        (13 March 2011) to US$225/metric tonne (23 March 2011) to US$170/metric             2010)/2009-2014 and 41
        tonne (31 March 2011)) on onions; and (from US$1,400/metric tonne to                (RE-2010)/2009-
        US$600/metric tonne) on Bangalore Rose and Krishnapuram onions (HS                  2014Customs, Ministry of
        0703.10.10)                                                                         Finance - Department of
                                                                                            Revenue (23 March and 31
                                                                                            March 2011)

India   Termination of export ban on cotton yarn (HS 5205; 5206; 5207). Exports             Notification No. 40 (RE-      Effective 31 March 2011
        subject to registration with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT)        2010)/2009-14-Customs,
                                                                                            Ministry of Finance -
                                                                                            Department of Revenue (31
                                                                                            March 2011)

India   Reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 5% to zero) on          Permanent Delegation of       Effective 1 April 2011
        stainless steel scrap; (from 5% to 2.5%) ferro-nickel; and (from 7.5% to            India to the WTO
        2.5%) vanadium pent oxide                                                           (6 May 2011)
India   Elimination of export duty on iron ore pellets (from 15% to zero)                   Permanent Delegation of       Effective 1 April 2011
                                                                                            India to the WTO
                                                                                            (6 May 2011)




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India   Import ban on certain products, i.e. live pigs (HS 0103); eggs and eggs          Permanent Delegation of   Effective mid-October 2010 to 30
        products (HS 0207; 0407.00.10; 0407.00.90; 0408.11.00; 0408.19.00;               India to the WTO          April 2011
        0408.91.00; 0408.99.00); domestic and wild birds (HS 0103; 0105;                 (6 May 2011)
        0106.31.00; 0106.32.00; 0106.39.00); products of animal origin (from birds)
        intended for use in animal feeding or for agriculture or industrial use; semen
        of domestic and wild birds including poultry; unprocessed meat and meat
        products from avian species (HS 0207); unprocessed feather (HS 0505.90;
        0606.10); and day-old-chicks, ducks, turkeys, and other newly hatched avian
        species (HS 0103; 0105), due to avian influenza

India   Import prohibition on acetate tow (HS 5502.00.10) and filter rod (HS 56),      Permanent Delegation of
        with some exceptions such as for the manufacture of pharmaceutical products India to the WTO
                                                                                       (14 October 2011)
India   Exports of organic sugar (HS 17) (under a quota of 10,000 MT/year)             Permanent Delegation of
        exempted from the "requirement of obtaining release order"                     India to the WTO
                                                                                       (14 October 2011)
India   Extension on 22 June 2011 of the Duty Entitlement Pass Book (DEPB)             Permanent Delegation of     Scheme terminated on 30
        scheme granting financial export incentives (tax rebates) mainly for textiles, India to the WTO            September 2011
        leather and jute sectors                                                       (14 October 2011)
India   Decrease of import tariffs (from 7.5% to 5%) for certain petroleum oils (HS    Permanent Delegation of
        2710; 2711; 2712; 2713; 2714; 2715)                                            India to the WTO
                                                                                       (14 October 2011)
India   Further extension of the authorization to export certain wheat products, i.e.  Permanent Delegation of     Effective 3 July 2009 to 31 March
        wheat, flour (maida), samolina (rava/sirgi), wholemeal atta and resultant atta India to the WTO            2012
        (HS 1101) (subjected to a quota of 650,000 tonnes) (first extension was on 18 (14 October 2011)
        May 2010 up to 31 March 2011)

India   Exports of cotton (HS 5201; 5202; 5203) for the 2010-11 season subjected to Permanent Delegation of
        a temporary export cap of 550,000 bales (55 lakh). On 9 June 2011 the cap   India to the WTO
        threshold was increased by 100,000 bales except for cotton waste including  (14 October 2011)
        yarn waste and garneted stock (HS 5202). Elimination of the export cap in
        October 2011

India   Increase of the minimum import price threshold (from US$50/m2 c.i.f. to          Permanent Delegation of
        US$60/m2 c.i.f.) to freely import worked monumental or building stone            India to the WTO
        (except slate) and articles thereof (other than goods of heading HS 6801);       (14 October 2011)
        mosaic cubes and the like, of natural stone (including slate), whether or not on
        a backing; artificially coloured granules, chippings and powder, of natural
        stone (including slate) (HS 6802.10.00; 6802.21.10; 6802.21.20; 6802.21.90;
        6802.91.00; 6802.92.00)

India   Introduction of import licensing requirements on marble and travertine - crude Permanent Delegation of     Effective financial year 2011-12
        or roughly trimmed and merely cut, by sawing or otherwise, into blocks of a    India to the WTO
        rectangular (including squares) shape (HS 2515.11.00; 2515.12.10)              (14 October 2011)

India   Elimination on 9 September 2011 of export ban on wheat (HS 1001.10;              Permanent Delegation of
        1001.10.90; 1001.90; 1001.90.20; 1001.90.39) and non Basmati rice (HS            India to the WTO
        1006.10.90; 1006.20.00; 1006.30.10; 1006.30.90; 1006.40.00) (imposed in          (14 October 2011)
        October 2007)
India   Increase of the tariff rate quota (from 30,000 MT to 50,000 MT) for skimmed      Permanent Delegation of
        milk (HS 0402.10; 0402.21.00)                                                    India to the WTO
                                                                                         (14 October 2011)
India   Minimum export price "MEP" (US$475/MT) on onions (HS 0703)                       Permanent Delegation of   Effective 20 September 2011
                                                                                         India to the WTO
                                                                                         (14 October 2011)
India   Further extension of the reduction of import tariffs on raw sugar and white      Permanent Delegation of   Effective until 1 December 2011
        refined sugar (HS 1701.19.10; 1701.99.90)                                        India to the WTO
                                                                                         (14 October 2011)
India   Guidelines from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy providing that          WTO document
        project developers "are expected to procure their project components from        G/TRIMS/W/91, 4 October
        domestic manufacturers, as far as possible". For photovoltaic projects based     2011
        on crystalline silicon technology, the guidilines require that all project
        developers uses modules manufactured in India; for such projects selected in
        FY 2011-12, developers must use both modules and cells manufactured in
        India. For projects based on solar thermal technology, the guidelines require
        30% local content in all plants and installations (under the Jawaharlal Nehru
        National Solar Mission - Batch 1 and 2)


India   Reintroduction of duty drawback on cotton yarn (HS 5205; 5206; 5207)             Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 October 2011
        exports                                                                          India to the WTO
                                                                                         (14 October 2011)




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India   New telecoms regulation which includes (among others) provisions to: (i)           Permanent Delegation of        Announced on 10 October 2011
        promote the domestic production of telecommunication equipment to meet             India to the WTO
        80% Indian telecom sector demand through domestic manufacturing with a             (10 May 2012) referring to
        value addition of 65% by 2020; and (ii) provide preferential market access for     Draft National Telecom
        domestically manufactured telecommunication products, including mobile             Policy released by the Press
        devices, SIM cards with enhanced features, with special emphasis on Indian         Information Bureau
        products for which IPRs reside in India to address strategic and security
        concerns of the Government, consistent with international commitments


India   Reduction of import tariffs (from 30% to 20%) on dates (HS 0804.10.20;             Notification No. 97/2011 -
        0804.10.30)                                                                        Customs, Ministry of
                                                                                           Finance (Department of
                                                                                           Revenue) (13 October 2011)


India   Elimination of export tax on iron ore fines (HS 2601.11.30; 2601.11.40) ),         Permanent Delegation of        Effective 30 December 2011
        and on iron ore lumps and pellets (HS 2601.11.10; 2601.11.20) (originally          India to the WTO
        imposed in March 2011)                                                             (10 May 2012)
                                                                    2012
India   Reduction of import tariffs (from 10% to 2%) on platinum (HS 7110.11;              Permanent Delegation of        Effective 17 January 2012
        7110.19.00)                                                                        India to the WTO
                                                                                           (10 May 2012)
India   Conversion of specific duty to ad valorem import tariffs on certain products,      Notifications Nos. 2/2012-     Effective 17 January 2012
        i.e. (2% and 5%) gold (HS 7108), and (6%) silver (HS 7106; 7107)                   Customs and 3/2012-
                                                                                           Customs, Ministry of
                                                                                           Finance - Department of
                                                                                           Revenue (16 January 2012)

India   Preference to domestically manufactured electronic goods in procurement due Notification No. 8(78)/2010-
        to security considerations and in government procurement (not less than 30% IPHW, Ministry of
        of the total procurement value of that electronic products or products)     Communications and
                                                                                    Information Technology
                                                                                    (10 February 2012)


India   Reduction of the minimum export price "MEP" (to US$700/tonne) on basmati Permanent Delegation of                  Effective 21 February 2012
        rice (HS 1006)                                                                India to the WTO
                                                                                      (10 May 2012)
India   Ministerial panel adopted the following trade-related measures: (i)           Permanent Delegation of
        authorization to export an additional 1 million metric tonnes of sugar (HS    India to the WTO
        Chapter 17), on top of the 2 million metric tonnes already permitted; (ii) no (10 May 2012)
        imposition of exports cap on rice (HS 1006) and wheat (HS 1001); and (iii)
        new extension of export ban on pulses (HS 0713) (originally implemented on
        27 June 2006, and extended until 31 March 2012)

India   Authorization to export (from additional ports and agencies) wheat (HS             Permanent Delegation of        Effective 23 February 2012
        1001.10.90; 1001.90.20; 1001.90.39) and non-basmati rice (HS 1006.10.90;           India to the WTO
        1006.20.00; 1006.30.10; 1006.30.90; 1006.40.00) from non-EDI land                  (10 May 2012)
        customs stations (electronic data interchange)

India   Export prohibition on cotton (HS 5201; 5203) effective 5 March 2012. On 12 Permanent Delegation of
        March 2012 the prohibition was lifted, subject to prior registration of      India to the WTO
        contracts. On 4 May 2012 permission for registration of contracts for export (10 May 2012)
        was authorized again, under some conditions

India   Elimination of import tariffs on re-imported cut and polished diamonds (HS         Permanent Delegation of
        71)                                                                                India to the WTO
                                                                                           (10 May 2012)
India   Elimination of the "Education Cess" and "Secondary and Higher Education            Permanent Delegation of
        Cess" taxes on imported products                                                   India to the WTO
                                                                                           (10 May 2012)
India   Reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. live animals, vegetables,    Permanent Delegation of        Effective 17 March 2012
        food, minerals, pharmaceuticals, fertilizers, plastics, woods, papers, textiles,   India to the WTO
        ceramics, jewellery, tools, machineries, and dredgers (HS Chapters 02; 03;         (10 May 2012)
        04; 05; 06; 07; 08; 10; 11; 12; 13; 14; 15; 17; 19; 21; 22; 23; 25; 26; 27; 30;
        31; 33; 39; 40; 44; 47; 48; 49; 50; 51; 54; 55; 56; 61; 62; 63; 68; 69; 70; 71;
        72; 74; 82; 84; 85)




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India           Increase of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 60% to 75%) vehicles Permanent Delegation of        Effective 17 March 2012
                with a petrol engine superior to 3,000 cc (HS 8703); and vehicles with a        India to the WTO
                diesel engine superior to 2,500 cc (HS 8703); (from 10% to 30%) bicycles        (10 May 2012)
                (HS 8712); (from 10% to 20%) bicycles parts and components (HS 8713);
                and (from 5% to 7.5%) on flat-rolled products of non-alloy steel (HS 7208;
                7209; 7210; 7211; 7212)

India           Extension of the concessional rate (5% of the basic customs tariff) on certain   Permanent Delegation of
                products, i.e. drugs/vaccines and their bulk drugs used in their manufacturing   India to the WTO
                process                                                                          (10 May 2012)
India           Public procurement Bill 2011 establishing "open competitive bidding" as the      Permanent Delegation of
                preferred method for all public entities                                         India to the WTO
                                                                                                 (10 May 2012)
India           Minimum of 20% reserved for micro and small enterprises in public                Permanent Delegation of
                procurement                                                                      India to the WTO
                                                                                                 (15 May 2012)




NON VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                             Source/Date                         Status
 Member State
                                                                               2010
India           Transfer of work clothing and other worn articles to the restricted list.        Press reports (19 May 2010)
                Imposition of import licensing requirements for this items

India           Withdrawal of tyres and other polyester (HS 5402.47.00) from the import          Press reports (26 May 2010)
                restricted list
India           Special authorization to export 10,000 tonnes of white sugar to the EU           Reuters Limited
                                                                                                 (15 June 2010)
India           Guidelines from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy requiring that          HT Media Limited
                components used in the manufacturing of solar photovoltaic modules be            (6 July 2010)
                manufactured locally, under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission.

India           Stricter rules on telecommunication equipment (to secure its mobile networks)    Financial Times
                which reportedly included a temporary ban on sales of non-branded mobile         (2 August 2010)
                phones and telecom products
India           Elimination of export ban on certain variety of premium aromatic basmati rice    Press reports
                (smaller grain size)                                                             (17 August 2010)
India           Extension of export ban on certain products such as wheat and rice               Reuters Limited
                                                                                                 (23 August 2010)
India           Amendments to the "Focus Product Scheme" granting an additional benefit          Press reports
                (2%) over the current duty credit of 5% of the FOB value of exports              (23 August 2010)

India           "Export Promotion Capital Goods Scheme" (EPCGS) enabling the import of           Press reports referring to
                capital equipment at reduced rates of duty. The scheme was introduced            MOFCOM Notification No.
                in August 2009 and valid for two years (31 March 2011). The EPCGS was            1(RE-2010)/2009-2014
                extended until 31 March 2012                                                     (23 August 2010)

India           Export ban on cotton implemented in April 2010 was lifted in May 2010. As        Press reports (May 2010)
                from May 2010, imposition of stricter export licensing requirements and
                additional tax of Rs 2,500/tonne (US$56.45/tonne)

                                                                               2011
India           Authorization to export 500,000 tonnes of sugar                                  Reuters (15 December 2010)
                                                                                                 and WTO document
                                                                                                 WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                                 November 2011

India           Export ban on onions imposed end of December 2010                                PTI (20 December 2010)        Lifted on 17 February 2011
                                                                                                 and Reuters Limited (17
                                                                                                 February 2011) and WTO
                                                                                                 document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                                 21 November 2011


India           Increase of import tariffs (to 14%) on jute goods                                UNB (26 January 2011) and
                                                                                                 WTO document
                                                                                                 WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                                 November 2011




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India   Measures to reduce administrative costs for exporters, i.e. speedier clearance      Reuters (8 February 2011)
        procedures and enhanced related infrastructure                                      and WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Import restrictions on solar-power technology                                       WTO document                 Effective April 2011
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/13, 24
                                                                                            November 2010 and Wall
                                                                                            Street Journal (8 February
                                                                                            2011)
India   Export ban on milk and milk derivatives (HS 0402)                                   Press reports (18 February
                                                                                            2011) and WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Extension of export ban on casein, caseinates, other casein derivatives, and        Press reports (18 February
        casein glues (HS 3501)                                                              2011) and WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Termination of export ban on certain types of non-basmati rice and onions           Deccanherald.com (11
                                                                                            February 2011) and WTO
                                                                                            document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                            21 November 2011

India   Termination of export ban on sugar                                                  AgraEurope (21 February
                                                                                            2011) and WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Introduction of import tariff (60%) on sugar                                        AgraEurope (21 February
                                                                                            2011) and WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Termination of export ban on rice and wheat                                         AFP (23 February 2011) and
                                                                                            WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Stricter import controls on certain food products from Japan, as a result of the    The Economic Times (4
        nuclear crisis. According to AFP import ban on all foods imported from              April 2011), AFP (5 April
        Japan implemented on 5 April 2011. Asia Pulse Limited reported that the             2011), and Asia Pulse
        import ban was lifted on 7 April 2011                                               Limited (7 April 2011) and
                                                                                            WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Termination of export ban on iron ore                                               Financial Times (6 April
                                                                                            2011) and WTO document
                                                                                            WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                            November 2011

India   Increase of duty free import garment quota (from 2 million/piece to 10              Asia Pulse Pty Limited (23
        million/piece) for imports from Bangladesh                                          April 2011) and WTO
                                                                                            document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                            21 November 2011

India   New guideline from the Ministry of Communication and IT regulating                  ITVARNews.net (20 June
        government purchases, including "Made in India" clause requirements, and            2011) and WTO document
        granting preference (up to 30% price preference) for local manufactured             WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
        electronic equipment and IT focused peripherals. "Made in India" should             November 2011
        have a local value addition at the rate of 25% in the first year of production to
        reach up to 45% by the fifth year




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India   On 31 May 2011, the Department of Telecoms (DOT) issued new licensing           Press reports (May 2011)
        regulation amending all prior telecom security-related policies. Requirements   and WTO document
        on source code escrow, transfer of technology, and mandatory contractual        WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
        terms have been removed. New DOT regulation requires: (i) mandatory             November 2011
        security testing by Indian laboratories by 2013; (ii) inspection of hardware,
        software, design, development, and manufacturing facilities; and (iii)
        employment of only residents

India   Introduction of "Registration Certificate" for exports of cotton (HS 5201;      Notification No. 63 (RE-
        5203) granted by the Regional Authority. Exports of cotton also subject to a    2010)/2009-2014 Ministry of
        bank guarantee (2.5% of the value equivalent of the quantity for which the      Commerce & Industry -
        certificate is being applied, or for Rs 100,000, whichever is more)             Department of Commerce (4
                                                                                        August 2011) and WTO
                                                                                        document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                        21 November 2011




India   New recommendation by the Telecom Regulatory Authority stipulating that at HT Media Limited (14
        least one-third of the purchase by government entities of computers and other September) and WTO
        electronic equipment be reserved for local manufactured items                 document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                      21 November 2011




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5309




2903.12


8477.51.00


6908.90.90




4011.20.10; 4012.90.49; 4013.10.20




2942.00.29




2809.20




2812.10.90; 2812.90.00; 2827.39.90; 2905.11.00; 2909.19.00; 2909.50.90; 2919.00.90; 2919.90.10; 2919.90.90; 2920.10.00; 2920.10.10;
2920.10.20; 2920.11.00; 2920.19.10; 2920.19.20; 2920.19.90; 2920.90.10; 2920.90.20; 2920.90.30; 2920.90.90; 2920.90.99; 2924.19.00;
2931.00.90; 2942.00.11; 2942.00.90; 3808.90.10




7219.31; 7219.32; 7219.33; 7219.34; 7219.35; 7219.90




7326.19.10; 7326.19.90; 7326.90.99; 8708.50.00; 8708.99.00




2803.00.10




4002.59




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                                                                                    119                                               2/2/2013
2704


2836.20




9001.50


2812.10.21; 2812.10.22; 2812.10.30; 2920.90.41; 2920.90.99




3902.10.00; 3902.30.00




5504.10.00


5902.10


8517.62; 8517.70




8523.29.20; 8523.29.50; 8523.29.70; 8523.40.40; 8523.40.50; 8523.40.60; 8523.40.80; 8523.52.90; 8523.80.50; 8523.80.90; 8523.90.10;
8523.90.40; 8523.90.50; 8523.90.90




2815.11; 2815.12


8446.21.90; 8446.29.00




2836.60.00




8545.11.01; 8545.19.01




2932.21.00




2707.99.00; 2907.11.10




7208




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                                                                                    120                                               2/2/2013
2903.39.19




2815.11; 2815.12




3907.20


2939.21


2914.11




7326.19.10; 7326.19.90; 7326.90.99; 8483.10.91; 8483.10.92; 8483.10.99; 8708.50.00; 8708.99.00




4002.70




4011.10




2933.71.00




4411




5501.30.00; 5503.30.00; 5506.30.00




3904.22.10




2905.12.10; 2905.13.00; 2905.13.90; 2905.14.00; 2905.14.90; 2905.16.20; 2905.16.90; 2905.17.00; 2905.19.90; 2912.50.00




4802.54.90; 4802.55.10; 4802.55.20; 4802.55.30; 4802.55.40; 4802.55.50; 4802.55.90; 4802.56.10; 4802.56.20; 4802.56.30; 4802.56.40;
4802.56.50; 4802.56.90; 4802.57.10, 4802.57.20, 4802.57.30; 4802.57.40; 4802.57.50; 4802.57.90; 4802.58.10; 4802.58.20; 4802.58.30;
4802.58.40; 4802.58.90




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                                                                                    121                                               2/2/2013
4810.13.10; 4810.13.20; 4810.13.30; 4810.13.90; 4810.14.10; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.30; 4810.14.90; 4810.19.10; 4810.19.20; 4810.19.30;
4810.19.90; 4810.29.00; 4810.31.00; 4810.32.00; 4810.92.00; 4810.99.00




3817.00.11




4410




7208




7601; 7602




2917.35.00




7019




2834.10.10




3918.10.90; 3918.90.90; 3919.90.90; 3920.10.12; 3920.10.19; 3920.49.00; 3921.90.26; 3921.90.29; 3926.90.80; 3926.90.99




3206.19


7219.11; 7219.12; 7219.13; 7219.14; 7219.21; 7219.22; 7219.23; 7219.24; 7220.11; 7220.12




4809.10




8452.30


2815.11; 2815.12




                                                                                                                                      7:44 PM
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4002.59.00




2921.42.26




4002.19


2905.32.00




7220.20.10; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.22; 7220.20.29; 7220.20.90; 7220.90.10; 7220.90.21; 7220.90.22; 7220.90.29; 7220.90.90




2836.20




7013




2917.14.00




7304




2933.39.17




2933.61.00


2837.11


2837.11


2921.41




                                                                                                                         7:44 PM
                                                                                    123                                  2/2/2013
3902.10.00; 3914.00.90; 3920.10.19; 3926.90.99; 5503.40.00; 5603.31.30; 5603.94.00; 5604.90.00; 5903.10.90; 5911.10.00; 5911.31.50;
5911.31.90; 5911.90.90; 7019.40.00; 7019.59.00; 7019.90.10; 7019.90.90




2921; 2934.20; 2925.20; 3812.10; 3812.20; 3812.30




2905.42.00


2809.20.10




3808.91.23




2905.42.10


2941.10.10; 2941.10.50




2941.10.10


4002.59


2927.00.90; 2942.00.90; 3812.00.89




2917.35.00


7325.91.00                                                                                                                            China,
                                                                                                                                      Thailand

3902.10.00; 3902.30.00




3701.30.00; 3704.00.90; 3705.10.00; 7606.91.91; 7606.92.90; 8442.50.20                                                                China, Japan




2811.11.00




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6809.11.00; 6809.19.00; 6809.99.00                                                                                                    China,
                                                                                                                                      Indonesia,
                                                                                                                                      Thailand,
                                                                                                                                      United Arab
                                                                                                                                      Emirates

3904.22.10




2925.20; 2934.20; 3812.10; 3812.20; 3812.30



2917.35.00                                                                                                                            World




7606; 7607




2309.90.10; 2923.10.00                                                                                                                China


4411.12.00; 4411.13.00; 4411.14.00; 4411.92.11; 4411.92.19; 4411.92.21; 4411.92.29; 4411.93.11; 4411.93.19; 4411.93.21; 4411.93.29;   China,
4411.94.11; 4411.94.19; 4411.94.21; 4411.94.29                                                                                        Indonesia,
                                                                                                                                      Malaysia, and
                                                                                                                                      Sri Lanka




2803.00.10                                                                                                                            China




3907.20


3902.10.00; 3902.30.00




7220.20.10; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.22; 7220.20.29; 7220.20.90; 7220.90.10; 7220.90.21; 7220.90.22; 7220.90.29; 7220.90.90




2836.20


2942.00.11                                                                                                                            EU




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2835.31.00




2707.99.00; 2907.11.10




7204




2716.00.00




                               7:44 PM
                         126   2/2/2013
1001


2601.11.10; 2601.11.20; 2601.11.30; 2601.11.40


1701.91.00; 1701.99.90


1001.10; 1001.10.90; 1001.90; 1001.90.20; 1001.90.39




2601.11.10; 2601.11.20


1006.30.20




1006.30


1006.10.90; 1006.20.00; 1006.30.10; 1006.30.90; 1006.40.00




2803.00.10; 7208




0401; 0402; 0403; 0404; 0405; 0406; 1806




                                                                   7:44 PM
                                                             127   2/2/2013
0703.10.10; 0703.10.20




4001.21; 4001.22; 4001.29




2306; 41; 4301; 7204




2601.11.10; 2601.11.20; 2601.11.30; 2601.11.40




0713




8703; 8711




0703.10.10




5205; 5206; 5207




                                                       7:44 PM
                                                 128   2/2/2013
0103; 0105; 0106.31.00; 0106.32.00; 0106.39.00; 0207; 0407.00.10; 0407.00.90; 0408.11.00; 0408.19.00; 0408.91.00; 0408.99.00; 0505.90;
0606.10




5502.00.10; 56                                                                                                                           World


17




2710; 2711; 2712; 2713; 2714; 2715                                                                                                       World


1101




5201; 5202; 5203




6802.10.00; 6802.21.10; 6802.21.20; 6802.21.90; 6802.91.00; 6802.92.00




2515.11.00; 2515.12.10                                                                                                                   World




1001.10; 1001.10.90; 1001.90; 1001.90.20; 1001.90.39; 1006.10.90; 1006.20.00; 1006.30.10; 1006.30.90; 1006.40.00




0402.10; 0402.21.00                                                                                                                      World


0703                                                                                                                                     World


1701.19.10; 1701.99.90




5205; 5206; 5207




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0804.10.20; 0804.10.30




2601.11.10; 2601.11.20; 2601.11.30; 2601.11.40




7110.11; 7110.19.00


7106; 7107; 7108                                                                                                                               World




1006


0713; 1001; 1006; 17




1001.10.90; 1001.90.20; 1001.90.39; 1006.10.90; 1006.20.00; 1006.30.10; 1006.30.90; 1006.40.00




5201; 5203                                                                                                                                     World




71




02; 03; 0401; 0403; 0406.10.00; 0407; 05; 0511; 0602; 0603; 07; 0703.20.00; 0713; 08; 0801; 0801.19.10; 0910.10; 10; 1001; 1006; 1101.00.00;
1102.00.00; 1209; 1301.90.99; 1404.90.40; 1507; 1508; 1509; 1510; 1511; 1512; 1513; 1514; 1515; 1701.13.10; 1701.14.10; 1905; 2106.90.99;
2201.90.90; 2202.90.90; 23; 2501.00.10; 26; 2613.10.00; 2616; 27; 2707; 30; 3002.10; 3002.90.10; 3006.60; 31; 3101; 33; 3906.90.90; 3915;
3926.40.11; 3926.40.19; 4014.10; 4401.10; 4402; 4403; 4701; 4702; 4703; 4704; 4705; 4706; 4707; 4707.90.00; 4801; 4810; 4901; 4902; 4903;
4905; 4911; 5001.00.00; 5002; 5004; 5005; 5006; 5101; 54; 55; 5502.00.10; 5603.11.00; 5608.11; 61 (excluding 61117.90.00); 62 (excluding
6217.90); 63; 68; 6815; 6913.90.00; 6914.90.00; 7001.00.10; 7018.10.00; 71; 7113; 7225.11.00; 7226.11.00; 7404.00.29; 8201; 84; 8443.99;
8471.70; 8473.30; 85; 8517.12; 8523; 8541.40.20; 8542; 8802 (except 8802.60.00); 8901; 8905.10.00; 8908.00.00; 90; 9018; 9019; 9020; 9021;
9022; 9101; 9102




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7208; 7209; 7210; 7211; 7212; 8703; 8712; 8713




5402.47.00




                                                       7:44 PM
                                                 131   2/2/2013
0402




3501




             7:44 PM
       132   2/2/2013
5201; 5203




                   7:44 PM
             133   2/2/2013
                                                                       Indonesia
                                                        Trade and trade-related measures
                                                         (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                             Source/Date                       Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                            2008
Indonesia        Termination on 1 November 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
                 carbon black (HS 2803.00.10) from India; Korea, Rep. of; and Thailand          G/ADP/N/180/IDN/Corr.1,
                 (imposed on 6 September 2004)                                                  16 March 2009
Indonesia        Initiation on 5 November 2008 of safeguard investigation on imports of wire    WTO documents              Definitive duty imposed on
                 nail, wire of iron/non-alloy steel, not plated (HS 7217.10.10; 7317.00.10)     G/SG/N/6/IDN/5,            1 October 2009
                                                                                                17 November 2008;
                                                                                                G/SG/N/10/IDN/3,
                                                                                                14 October 2009
Indonesia        Initiation on 17 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document               Recommendation from Ministry
                 wheat flour (HS 1101.00.10) from Australia, Sri Lanka, and Turkey              G/ADP/N/180/IDN/Corr.1,    of Trade concerning the result of
                                                                                                16 March 2009 and          the investigation has been made
                                                                                                Permanent Delegation of    to the Ministry of Finance
                                                                                                Indonesia to the WTO (11
                                                                                                May 2011)
                                                                            2009
Indonesia        Initiation on 8 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of hot-    WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on 7
                 rolled coil (HS 7208.10.00; 7208.25.00; 7208.26.00; 7208.27.00;                G/ADP/N/216/IDN, 14        February 2011
                 7208.36.00; 7208.37.00; 7208.38.00; 7208.39.00; 7208.90.00) from Korea,        October 2011
                 Rep. of; and Malaysia
Indonesia        Initiation on 20 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on 23
                 polyester staple fibre (HS 5503.20.00) from China, India, and Chinese Taipei   G/ADP/N/209/IDN,           November 2010
                                                                                                4 April 2011
Indonesia        Initiation on 30 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of H&I     WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on 23
                 Section (HS 7216.32.00; 7216.33.00) from China                                 G/ADP/N/209/IDN,           November 2010
                                                                                                4 April 2011
Indonesia        Initiation on 11 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of    WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on 27
                 aluminium mealdish (HS 7612.90.90) from Malaysia                               G/ADP/N/209/IDN,           August 2010
                                                                                                4 April 2011
Indonesia        Termination on 29 September 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping             WTO document
                 investigation on imports of hot-rolled plate (HS 7208.40.00; 7208.51.00;       G/ADP/N/195/IDN,
                 7208.52.00; 7208.53.00; 7208.54.00) from China, Malaysia, and Chinese          21 October 2010 and
                 Taipei (initiated on 5 November 2008)                                          Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                Indonesia to the WTO (26
                                                                                                April 2011)
                                                                            2010
Indonesia        Initiation on 19 January 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of wire of WTO documents              Definitive duty imposed on 23
                 iron/non-alloy steel, not plated/coated, containing carbon less than 0.25% by G/SG/N/6/IDN/7,             March 2011
                 weight (HS 7217.10.10)                                                         5 February 2010 and
                                                                                                G/SG/N/8/IDN/8, 12 April
                                                                                                2011
Indonesia        Initiation on 21 January 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of wire of WTO documents              Definitive duty imposed on 23
                 iron/non-alloy steel, plated with zinc (HS 7217.20.10)                         G/SG/N/6/IDN/8,            March 2011
                                                                                                5 February 2010 and
                                                                                                G/SG/N/8/IDN/7, 12 April
                                                                                                2011
Indonesia        Initiation on 5 February 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of         WTO documents              Definitive duty imposed on 23
                 stranded wire, ropes and cables for locked coil, flattened strands and non-    G/SG/N/6/IDN/9,            March 2011
                 rotating wire ropes (HS 7312.10.10)                                            18 February 2010 and
                                                                                                G/SG/N/8/IDN/6, 12 April
                                                                                                2011
Indonesia        Initiation on 31 March 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of hot    WTO document               Recommendation from Ministry
                 rolled plate (HS 7208.51.00; 7208.52.00) from China, Singapore, and Ukraine G/ADP/N/202/IDN,              of Trade concerning the result of
                                                                                                21 October 2010 and        the investigation has been made
                                                                                                Permanent Delegation of    to the Ministry of Finance
                                                                                                Indonesia to the WTO (11
                                                                                                May 2011)




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Indonesia   Initiation on 30 April 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of stranded    WTO document                 Definitive duty imposed on 23
            wire, ropes and cables, excluding locked coil, flattened strands and non-        G/SG/N/6/IDN/10,             March 2011
            rotating wire ropes; platted or coated with brass, and of a nominal diameter     21 May 2010 and
            not exceeding 3 mm; and stranded wire of diameter of less than 3 mm              G/SG/N/8/IDN/5, 12 April
            (HS 7312.10.90)                                                                  2011
Indonesia   Termination on 14 June 2010 (without measure) of safeguard investigation on      WTO document
            imports of aluminium foil food container/aluminium tray and plain lid            G/SG/N/9/IDN/3,
            (HS 7612.90.90) (initiated on 19 January 2010)                                   9 July 2010

Indonesia   Initiation on 25 June 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of cotton   WTO documents                    Definitive duty imposed on 6 June
            yarn other than sewing thread (HS 5205.12.00; 5205.21.00; 5206.12.00;        G/SG/N/6/IDN/11,                 2011
            5206.14.00)                                                                  16 July 2010 and
                                                                                         G/SG/N/10/IDN/4/Suppl.2,
                                                                                         21 June 2011
Indonesia   Initiation on 25 June 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of bleached WTO documents                    Definitive duty imposed on 23
            and unbleached woven fabrics of cotton (HS 5208.11.00; 5208.12.00;           G/SG/N/6/IDN/12,                 March 2011
            5208.13.00; 5208.19.00; 5208.23.00; 5208.29.00; 5209.29.00; 5210.11.00;      16 July 2010;
            5211.11.00; 5211.12.00; 5212.11.00)                                          G/SG/N/8/IDN/9, 12 April
                                                                                         2011
Indonesia   Termination on 25 October 2010 (no application for continuation received) of WTO document
            anti-dumping duties on imports of paracetamol (HS 2924.29.90) from China     G/ADP/N/209/IDN,
            and the United States (imposed on 25 October 2005)                           4 April 2011

Indonesia   Termination on 11 November 2010 (no application for continuation received) WTO document
            of anti-dumping duties on imports of wheat flour (HS 1101.00.10) from China G/ADP/N/209/IDN,
            and India (imposed on 11 November 2005)                                     4 April 2011

Indonesia   Termination on 10 December 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
            uncoated writing and printing paper (HS 4802.55.90; 4802.56.90;                  G/ADP/N/216/IDN, 14
            4802.57.00) from Finland, India, and Malaysia (imposed on 11 November            October 2011
            2004)
                                                                      2011
Indonesia   Termination on 1 February 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
            uncoated writing and printing paper (HS 4802.55.90; 4802.56.90;                  G/ADP/N/216/IDN, 14
            4802.57.00) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 11 November 2004)                    October 2011

Indonesia   Initiation on 22 March 2011 of safeguard investigation on imports of             WTO documents                Definitive duty imposed on 17
            tarpaulins, awnings and sunblinds of synthetic fibres (HS 6306.12.00)            G/SG/N/6/IDN/13, 28          November 2011
                                                                                             March 2011 and
                                                                                             G/SG/N/8/IDN/10, 11 July
                                                                                             2011 and Permanent
                                                                                             Delegation of Indonesia to
                                                                                             the WTO (26 April 2012)

Indonesia   Termination on 16 June 2011 (without measure) of safeguard investigation on      WTO document
            imports of polypropylene in granule form products (HS 3902.10.20) (initiated     G/SG/N/9/IDN/4, 23 June
            on 26 April 2011)                                                                2011
Indonesia   Initiation on 21 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document                 Recommendation from
            ceramic tableware (HS 6911.10.00; 6911.90.00; 6912.00.00) from China             G/ADP/N/216/IDN, 14          Ministry of Trade concerning
                                                                                             October 2011                 the result of the investigation
                                                                                                                          has been made to the Ministry
                                                                                                                          of Finance

Indonesia   Initiation on 24 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of cold      WTO document
            rolled coil/sheet (HS 7209.16.00; 7209.17.00; 7209.18.90; 7209.26.00;            G/ADP/N/216/IDN, 14
            7209.27.00; 7209.28.90; 7209.90.90; 7211.23.20; 7211.23.90; 7211.29.20;          October 2011
            7211.29.90; 7211.92.10; 7211.90.90) from China; Japan; Korea, Rep. of;
            Chinese Taipei; and Viet Nam

Indonesia   Initiation on 22 August 2011 of safeguard investigation on imports of articles   WTO documents                Positive preliminary findings of
            in the form of boxes, cylinders, or mattress made from iron or steel wire with   G/SG/N/6/IDN/15, 23          injury and recommendation for
            thickness diameter of minimum 2 mm up to maximum 5 mm, in which the iron         August 2011 and              the imposition of safeguard
            or steel wire is double coil one to another yielding hexagonal circles with      G/SG/N/8/IDN/11, 26          measure
            diameter of minimum 50 mm up to maximum 120 mm, and plated with zinc or          January 2012
            plastic poly vinyl chloride (PVC) (HS 7326.20.90)


                                                                        2012
Indonesia   Initiation on 20 January 2012 of safeguard investigation on imports of articles WTO document
            of finished casing and tubing with yield strength of over 75,000 psi and        G/SG/N/6/IDN/17, 27
            worked pipe-end (HS 7304.29.00)                                                 January 2012




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Indonesia        Initiation on 27 January 2012 of safeguard investigation on imports of       WTO documents                   Notification of a proposal to
                                                                                              G/SG/N/6/IDN/18, 8
                 "Mackerel", excluding fillets, livers and roes, fresh or chilled, or frozen (HS                              impose safeguard measure on 1
                 0302.64.00; 0303.74.00)                                                      February 2012 and               March 2012
                                                                                              G/SG/N/8/IDN/13, 5 March
                                                                                              2012
Indonesia        Termination on 13 April 2012 (without measure) of safeguard investigation on WTO document
                 imports of conveyor belts or belting reinforced only with metal of a width   G/SG/N/9/IDN/5, 20 April
                 exceeding 20 cm (HS 4010.11.10) (initiated on 3 November 2011)               2012

Other trade measures
                                                                                2008
Indonesia        Import ban of pigs and pork products from countries with confirmed                 Permanent Delegation of   Elimination of import ban due to
                 A(H1N1) Flu cases (ban not applied to processed pork derivatives)                  Indonesia to the WTO      A(H1N1) Flu on 11 February 2010

Indonesia        Ministry of Health Decree No. 1010/08 regulating registration and imports of Permanent Delegation of         Amended on 1 December 2008
                 pharmaceutical products. The Decree establishes the separation between         Indonesia to the WTO
                 manufacturers and wholesalers to protect consumer health and the safety of     (3 November 2008)
                 pharmaceutical products. With regard to imports, initial registration must now
                 be made through an Indonesian manufacturer. Once the registration process is
                 complete the foreign company May directly sell to the wholesalers concerned


Indonesia        Restrictions on film imports. The regulation stipulates that celluloid             Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2009
                 film may only be imported in the form of negative film master or negative film     Indonesia to the WTO
                 dupe (reproduction of the master negative film), but may include a copy of the     (25 November 2008), and
                 finished product. The reported objective of the regulation is to deter film        WTO document G/MA/235,
                 piracy and to increase efficiency of the enforcement of the Censorship Law         17 March 2009


Indonesia        New mining Law adopted in December 2008, promoting local processing of             Permanent Delegation of   Effective 12 January 2009
                 raw materials (mineral and coal). The regulation does not prohibit exports of      Indonesia to the WTO
                 these products                                                                     (16 December 2008)

                                                                                2009
Indonesia        New licensing, reporting, and pre-shipment inspection requirements on over       Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 January 2011 to 31
                 500 goods (food and beverages, toys, electronics, footwear, and garments).       Indonesia to the WTO        December 2012
                 Restriction on entry points for those products to six seaports and all           (26 April 2012)
                 international airports. The legislation is reportedly aimed at combating illegal
                 trade and safeguarding health and safety through the development of an
                 effective tracking system (implemented on 21 June 2010)

Indonesia        Domestic content requirement for electric power generation infrastructure          Permanent Delegation of   Effective 19 April 2010
                 constructions by state-owned enterprises                                           Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                                    (15 January 2009)
Indonesia        Increase of import tariffs on 17 tariff lines such as: petrochemical, steel, and   Permanent Delegation of   Effective 19 February 2009
                 electronic parts                                                                   Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                                    (13 February 2009)

Indonesia        Reduction of import tariffs on 18 tariff lines                                     Permanent Delegation of   Effective 13 February 2009
                                                                                                    Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                                    (13 February 2009)

Indonesia        Stricter enforcement of registration requirements on imported and domestic  Permanent Delegation of
                 packaged food products                                                      Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                             (1 March 2009)
Indonesia        New import tariffs (from zero to 5%) for raw materials for processed milk   Permanent Delegation of          Effective 28 May 2009
                 products (milk powder and processed milk)                                   Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                             (28 May 2009)
Indonesia        New Regulation implementing pre-shipment inspection requirements for iron Permanent Delegation of            Effective 1 March 2012
                 and steel products, to facilitate trade through among others reducing the   Indonesia to the WTO
                 number of products subject to verification (from 203 to 169 HS items), and  (26 April 2012)
                 expansion of the coverage of the type of importers exempted from import
                 registration requirements (originally effective from 18 February 2009 to 11
                 June 2009 respectively)

Indonesia        Measure to facilitate trade through the implementation of the use of Electronic Permanent Delegation of      Effective 20 March 2012
                 System in Indonesia National Single Window                                      Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                                 (26 April 2012)
Indonesia        Government procurement regulations requiring the use of domestic products       Permanent Delegation of      Decree amended on
                 and services. Decree amended in 2010 to "encourage maximum use of               Indonesia to the WTO         13 October 2009 and 6 August
                 national products"                                                              (12 August 2009)             2010




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Indonesia   New Law on postal services abolishing monopoly power for certain postal          Permanent Delegation of      Postal law effective on 14
            services, and establishing specific conditions for foreign providers (for        Indonesia to the WTO         October 2009. Decree
            example to cooperate with local service providers, majority of equity            (14 October 2009)            concerning Negative List on
            participation in joint ventures should be Indonesian, joint ventures between                                  Investment effective on 25 May
            foreign and domestic providers limited to provincial capitals with international                              2010
            airports and seaports)

Indonesia   New Decree to protect human health and public moral, stipulating that              Permanent Delegation of    Effective 1 January 2010
            imports, distribution and selling of alcohol can only be made through              Indonesia to the WTO (11
            companies owned by Indonesian citizens which are situated in Indonesia             May 2011)

Indonesia   Regulation requiring local and foreign bidders for energy service contracts to     Permanent Delegation of    Effective 19 April 2010
            use a minimum of 35% domestic content in their operations                          Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                               (December 2009) and
                                                                                               Regulation PTK No. 007
                                                                                               Revisi-1/PTK/IX/2009

Indonesia   New Decree prioritizing the supply of mineral coal to domestic needs, in           Permanent Delegation of    Effective 31 December 2009
            order to manage and prevent shortages                                              Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                               (18 May 2010) and Decree
                                                                                               No. 34/2009
                                                                       2010
Indonesia   Reduction of import quotas for beef (from 73,000 tonnes in 2010 to 50,000    Permanent Delegation of
            tonnes in 2011) and cattle                                                   Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                         (11 May 2012)
Indonesia   New import license regime implementing two different types of licenses. A    Permanent Delegation of  Effective 1 January 2010
            general import license (API-U) for the imports for third parties, and a      Indonesia to the WTO
            producer import license (API-I) for imports for own consumption and/or to be (1 June 2010) and Decree
            utilized in the production process. The Decree aims to increase business     No. 45/M-DAG/PER/9/2009
            certainty and expedite services

Indonesia   Implementation of trade facilitation measures such as duty exemption for           Permanent Delegation of    Effective 16 November 2009
            imports of machines, goods and materials for the establishment and                 Indonesia to the WTO
            development of industries for investment, as from 16 November 2009. The            (1 February 2010)
            exemption is granted only if products are: (i) not yet produced domestically;
            (ii) produced domestically but not fulfil the required specifications; and
            (iii) produced domestically but not sufficient for the industries' needs


Indonesia   New Decree on textiles and textile products removing overlapping tariff lines      Permanent Delegation of  Effective 26 January 2010
            and stipulating certain import conditions (prevent misuse and/or manipulation      Indonesia to the WTO
            in bonded zone)                                                                    (18 May 2010) and Decree
                                                                                               No. 02/M-DAG/PER/1/2010

Indonesia   Trade facilitation measure related to the provision of importer's identification   Permanent Delegation of  Effective 29 March 2010
            number (API)                                                                       Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                               (18 May 2010) and Decree
                                                                                               No. 17/M-DAG/PER/3/2010

Indonesia   Introduction of export tariffs (from zero to 15%) on raw cocoa (HS                 Permanent Delegation of  Effective 1 April 2010
            1801.00.00)                                                                        Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                               (26 April 2011)
Indonesia   Import surveillance mechanism for certain products such as machines,               Permanent Delegation of  Effective 15 June 2010
            machines equipments (HS 8428.33.90; 8443.19.00; 8477.10.39; 8477.90.39;            Indonesia to the WTO
            8480.71.00; 8480.79.00; 9010.50.90), raw materials (HS 3907.40.00), blank          (18 May 2010) and Decree
            optical discs, and loaded optical discs (HS 8523.40), for IPR                      No. 11/M-DAG/PER/3/2010
            "protection/reinforcement" purposes

Indonesia   Additional requirements on imports of cosmetic and traditional herbal              Permanent Delegation of    Amendments effective
            medicines (HS 2106.90; 3301.29; 3301.90; 3303; 3304; 3305; 3306; 3307;             Indonesia to the WTO       21 June 2010
            3401; 8539.31.90). Amendment to the Decree incorporating 41 additional             (11 October 2010) and
            tariff lines, comprising of 7 traditional and herbal medicines (HS 2106.90.70;     Decrees No. 23/M-
            2106.90.80; 2106.90.91; 2106.90.92; 3301.29.11; 3301.29.91; 3301.90.10);           DAG/PER/5/2010
            33 cosmetic products (HS 3303; 3304; 3305; 3306; 3307; 3401); and 1                (21 May 2010) and No.
            electronic product (HS 8539.31.90)                                                 56/M-DAG/PER/12/2008




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Indonesia   New regulation stipulating that exports of mining products, crude palm oil,     Permanent Delegation of   The regulation was cancelled on
            coffee, rubber, and cocoa with an export value exceeding US$1 million must      Indonesia to the WTO      24 June 2010
            be supported by letters of credit issued by domestic banks                      (11 October 2010) and
                                                                                            Decree No. 27/M-
                                                                                            DAG/PER/6/2010
                                                                                            (24 June 2010)

Indonesia   Suspension of import tariffs on rice (HS 1006.30.90)                            Permanent Delegation of   Effective 22 December 2010 to
                                                                                            Indonesia to the WTO      31 March 2011
                                                                                            (11 May 2011)
Indonesia   Import prohibition on certain shrimp species (HS 0306.13.00; 0306.23.30)        Permanent Delegation of   Effective 23 December 2010
                                                                                            Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                            (29 April 2011)
Indonesia   Import regulation on procurement, circulation, sale, supervision, and control   Permanent Delegation of   Effective 28 December 2010
            on alcoholic beverage (HS 2203.00.10; 2203.00.90; 2204.10.00; 2204.21.11;       Indonesia to the WTO
            2204.21.12; 2204.21.21; 2204.21.22; 2204.29.11; 2204.29.12; 2204.29.21;         (29 April 2011)
            2204.29.22; 2204.30.10; 2204.30.20; 2205.10.10; 2205.10.20; 2205.90.10;
            2205.90.20; 2206.00.10; 2206.00.20; 2206.00.30; 2206.00.40; 2206.00.90;
            2208.20.10; 2208.20.20; 2208.20.30; 2208.20.40; 2208.30.10; 2208.30.20;
            2208.40.10; 2208.40.20; 2208.50.10; 2208.50.20; 2208.60.10; 2208.60.20;
            2208.70.10; 2208.90.10; 2208.90.20; 2208.90.30; 2208.90.40; 2208.90.50;
            2208.90.60; 2208.90.70; 2208.90.90)


                                                                        2011
Indonesia   Easier administrative procedures on imports of final goods by manufacturers     Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2011
                                                                                            Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                            (29 April 2011)
Indonesia   New regulations on imports of cosmetic products                                 Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2011
                                                                                            Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                            (29 April 2011)
Indonesia   Temporary revised import control procedures for steel and iron (HS 7208;        Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2011 to 31
            7209; 7210; 7211; 7212; 7213; 7214; 7215; 7216; 7217; 7229; 7301; 7304;         Indonesia to the WTO      December 2012
            7305; 7306; 7307; 7308; 7312; 7314; 7317)                                       (29 April 2011)




Indonesia   Temporary revised import regulations for used capital goods (HS 7315; 8405; Permanent Delegation of       Effective 1 January 2011 to 31
            8407; 8408; 8409; 8411; 8413; 8414; 8417; 8418; 8422; 8423; 8425; 8426;     Indonesia to the WTO          December 2011
            8427; 8429; 8430; 8431; 8439; 8440; 8441; 8442; 8443; 8444; 8445; 8446;     (29 April 2011)
            8447; 8448; 8451; 8452; 8453; 8454; 8456; 8457; 8458; 8459; 8460; 8461;
            8462; 8463; 8464; 8465; 8477; 8478; 8479; 8480; 8483; 8501; 8502; 8514;
            8517; 8708; 8801; 8802; 8803; 8804; 8805; 8901; 8902; 8903; 8904; 8905;
            8906; 8907; 9022) to promote economic development




Indonesia   Determination of list of entry point (selected seaports) for certain food       Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2011 to 31
            products, i.e. preparation of meat; sugars; cocoa, preparations of cereals,     Indonesia to the WTO      December 2012
            flour, starch or milk; and preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other     (29 April 2011)
            plants (HS 1601; 1602; 1603; 1604; 1605; 1704; 1806; 1901; 1902; 1904;
            1905; 2002; 2007; 2008)




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Indonesia   Extension of the list of products subject to non-automatic import licensing.   Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 January 2011 to 31
            Products covered include, i.e. electronics and household appliances (HS        Indonesia to the WTO        December 2012
            7321; 8413; 8414; 8415; 8418; 8419); textiles (HS 6105; 6301); footwear        (11 May 2011)
            (HS 6401; 6402; 6403; 6404; 6405); and food and beverages (HS 1601;
            1602). Pre-shipment inspection requirements reinforced




Indonesia   Temporary elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on certain food products,    Permanent Delegation of     Effective 24 January 2011 to 31
            food components, animal feed; (HS 2301.10.00; 2301.20.00; 2309.90.20;          Indonesia to the WTO        December 2011
            3102.10.00); and mineral and chemical fertilizers (HS 3105.60.00)              (11 May 2011)

Indonesia   Elimination of import tariff on soyabean oils                                  Permanent Delegation of     Effective 24 January 2011 to 31
                                                                                           Indonesia to the WTO        December 2011
                                                                                           (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   Temporary introduction of special conditions for imports of certain food       Permanent Delegation of
            products (HS 0201; 0202; 0203; 0204; 0205; 0207; 0208; 0209; 0210; 0401;       Indonesia to the WTO
            0402; 0403; 0405; 0406; 0703; 0708; 0709; 0710; 0711; 0712; 0713; 0802;        (11 May 2012)
            0804; 0805; 0810; 0811; 0812; 0813; 0814; 0909; 1003; 1102; 1106; 1207;
            1209; 1210; 1211; 1212; 1601; 1602; 1603; 2306; 3502; ) from Japan, as a
            result of the nuclear crisis


Indonesia   New tax policy, imposing a higher fee (Royalty taxes) on foreign films (HS     Permanent Delegation of     Custom value following the
            3706)                                                                          Indonesia to the WTO        suitability in accordance with
                                                                                           (11 May 2012)               customs regulation

Indonesia   Temporary elimination (from 5% to zero) of import tariffs on 182 raw           Finance Minister Regulation Effective until 31 December 2011
            materials and capital goods tariff lines (HS 1507; 2710; 2805; 2810; 2818;     No. 80/PMK.011/2011 (26
            2822; 2823; 2825; 2901; 2902; 2903; 2905; 2906; 2907; 2909; 2912; 2916;        April 2011)
            2917; 2918; 2929; 2932; 2933; 2934; 3203; 3204; 3402; 3403; 3811; 3907;
            3908; 8408; 8414; 8421; 8436; 8442; 8443; 8444; 8445; 8446; 8447; 8448;
            8449; 8450; 8451; 8452; 8453; 8475; 8477; 8504; 8505; 8522; 8532; 8533;
            8536; 8540; 8544; 8901; 8904; 8905; 9002; 9007; 9022)

Indonesia   Temporary increase (from 5% to 10%) of import tariffs on 8 consumer goods      Finance Minister Regulation Effective until 31 December 2011
            tariff lines (HS 1604.12.10; 1604.13.11; 1604.14.10; 1604.15.10;               No. 80/PMK.011/2011 (26
            1704.10.00; 1704.90.10; 1704.90.20; 1704.90.90)                                April 2011)

Indonesia   New import licensing requirements for fish and fish products                   Permanent Delegation of     Effective 15 June 2011
                                                                                           Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                           (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   Management of imports on dory fish fillets                                     Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                           Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                           (11 May 2012)
Indonesia   Temporary export tariff on cocoa                                               Permanent Delegation of     Effective 22 July 2011 until end
                                                                                           Indonesia to the WTO        August 2011
                                                                                           (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   Temporary revised import and export control procedures for animals and         Permanent Delegation of     Effective 1 October 2011
            animal products (HS Chapters 01; 02; 04; 05; 16)                               Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                           (3 October 2011)




Indonesia   Reduction of export tariffs (from 25% to 22.5%) on crude palm oil               Permanent Delegation of    Effective 1 October 2011
                                                                                            Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                            (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   Decree of Ministry of Agriculture (14 December 2011) on the importation of Permanent Delegation of
            fresh bulbous plants reducing (from 14 to 4) the list of entry points (selected Indonesia to the WTO
            seaports equipped with stricter quarantine centres) for imports of agricultural (11 May 2012)
            and horticultural products

                                                                         2012




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Indonesia   New Indonesian tariffs and classification book (BTKI 2012) adjusting its   Permanent Delegation of        Effective 1 January 2012
            classification system and facilitating import process                      Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                       (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   New regulation on pre-shipment inspection on tire imports (HS 4011)        Permanent Delegation of        Effective 1 January 2012
                                                                                       Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                       (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   Export ban on raw and semi-processed rattan products (HS 1401.20). Certain Permanent Delegation of        Effective 1 January 2012
            rattan (HS 4601; 4602; 9401; 9403) can only be exported by firms holding   Indonesia to the WTO
            export licenses on forestry products. The exports require an independent   (11 May 2012)
            surveyor for technical and pre-shipment verification

Indonesia   Threshold of mining and coal production prioritizing the supply to domestic    Permanent Delegation of    Effective 6 February 2012
            needs at a benchmark price in accordance with effective price in the           Indonesia to the WTO
            international market. Mechanism in place in order to manage and prevent        (11 May 2012)
            shortages
Indonesia   Import procedures for used capital goods (but not scrap) (HS Chapters 84;      Permanent Delegation of    Effective 13 February 2012 to 31
            85; 87; 88; 90) implemented. Used capital goods can only be imported by a      Indonesia to the WTO       December 2013
            direct user, reconditioning, manufacturing, and health equipment supplier      (11 May 2012)
            companies. The goods are subjected to a technical inspection by a surveyor
            in the country of origin. A recommendation from the Ministry of Industry is
            required before importing used capital goods

Indonesia   New import regulations on procurement, circulation, sale, supervision, and     WTO document               Effective 1 March 2012
            control on alcoholic beverages (HS 2203.00.10; 2203.00.90; 2204.10.00;         WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
            2204.21.11; 2204.21.12; 2204.21.21; 2204.21.22; 2204.29.11; 2204.29.12;        November 2011 and
            2204.29.21; 2204.29.22; 2204.30.10; 2204.30.20; 2205.10.10; 2205.10.20;        Permanent Delegation of
            2205.90.10; 2205.90.20; 2206.00.10; 2206.00.20; 2206.00.30; 2206.00.40;        Indonesia to the WTO (26
            2206.00.90; 2208.20.10; 2208.20.20; 2208.20.30; 2208.20.40; 2208.30.10;        April 2012)
            2208.30.20; 2208.40.10; 2208.40.20; 2208.50.10; 2208.50.20; 2208.60.10;
            2208.60.20; 2208.70.10; 2208.90.10; 2208.90.20; 2208.90.30; 2208.90.40;
            2208.90.50; 2208.90.60; 2208.90.70; 2208.90.90)


Indonesia   Decree of Minister of Agriculture No. 03/Permentan/OT.140/1/2012 on          Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 May 2012
            Horticultural Product Import Recommendation introducing import quota         Indonesia to the WTO
            system on fresh and processed fruits and vegetables (HS Chapters 06; 07; 08; (11 May 2012)
            09; 20; 21)


Indonesia   Regulation facilitating customs procedures for business companies, entities,   Permanent Delegation of    Effective 20 March 2012
            or contractors established in Free Trade Zones                                 Indonesia to the WTO
                                                                                           (26 April 2012)
Indonesia   New regulations on imports of certain products, i.e. rice (HS 1006.30.99);     Permanent Delegation of
            sodium tripolyphospate (sodium triphosphate) (HS 2835.31.90); used capital     Indonesia to the WTO
            goods; ozone depleting substances; colour multifunction machine, colour        (26 April 2012)
            photocopy machine, and colour printer machine; and iron and steel




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2803.00.10


7217.10.10; 7317.00.10




1101.00.10




7208.10.00; 7208.25.00; 7208.26.00; 7208.27.00; 7208.36.00; 7208.37.00; 7208.38.00; 7208.39.00; 7208.90.00




5503.20.00


7216.32.00; 7216.33.00


7612.90.90


7208.40.00; 7208.51.00; 7208.52.00; 7208.53.00; 7208.54.00




7217.10.10




7217.20.10




7312.10.10




7208.51.00; 7208.52.00




                                                                                                             7:44 PM
                                                                                    141                      2/2/2013
7312.10.90




7612.90.90




5205.12.00; 5205.21.00; 5206.12.00; 5206.14.00




5208.11.00; 5208.12.00; 5208.13.00; 5208.19.00; 5208.23.00; 5208.29.00; 5209.29.00; 5210.11.00; 5211.11.00; 5211.12.00; 5212.11.00




2924.29.90




1101.00.10




4802.55.90; 4802.56.90; 4802.57.00




4802.55.90; 4802.56.90; 4802.57.00




6306.12.00




3902.10.20


6911.10.00; 6911.90.00; 6912.00.00                                                                                                    China




7209.16.00; 7209.17.00; 7209.18.90; 7209.26.00; 7209.27.00; 7209.28.90; 7209.90.90; 7211.23.20; 7211.23.90; 7211.29.20; 7211.29.90;   China; Japan;
7211.92.10; 7211.90.90                                                                                                                Korea;
                                                                                                                                      Chinese
                                                                                                                                      Taipei, Viet
                                                                                                                                      Nam

7326.20.90                                                                                                                            World




7304.29.00                                                                                                                            World




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                                                                                    142                                                    2/2/2013
0302.64.00; 0303.74.00         World




4010.11.10




                                   7:44 PM
                         143       2/2/2013
1801.00.00


3907.40.00; 8428.33.90; 8443.19.00; 8477.10.39; 8477.90.39; 8480.71.00; 8480.79.00; 8523.40; 9010.50.90;




2106.90.70; 2106.90.80; 2106.90.91; 2106.90.92; 3301.29.11; 3301.29.91; 3301.90.10; 3303.00.00; 3304.10.00; 3304.20.00; 3304.30.00;
3304.91.00; 3304.99.10; 3304.99.20; 3305.10.00; 3305.20.00; 3305.30.00; 3305.90.00; 3306.10.10; 3306.10.90; 3306.90.00; 3307.10.00;
3307.20.00; 3307.30.00; 3307.41.00; 3307.49.10; 3307.49.90; 3307.90.30; 3307.90.40; 3307.90.90; 3401.11.10; 3401.11.20; 3401.11.30;
3401.11.90; 3401.19.10; 3401.19.90; 3401.20.10; 3401.20.90; 3401.30.00; 8539.31.9




                                                                                                                                      7:44 PM
                                                                                    144                                               2/2/2013
1006.30.90


0306.13.00; 0306.23.30


2203.00.10; 2203.00.90; 2204.10.00; 2204.21.11; 2204.21.12; 2204.21.21; 2204.21.22; 2204.29.11; 2204.29.12; 2204.29.21; 2204.29.22;
2204.30.10; 2204.30.20; 2205.10.10; 2205.10.20; 2205.90.10; 2205.90.20; 2206.00.10; 2206.00.20; 2206.00.30; 2206.00.40; 2206.00.90;
2208.20.10; 2208.20.20; 2208.20.30; 2208.20.40; 2208.30.10; 2208.30.20; 2208.40.10; 2208.40.20; 2208.50.10; 2208.50.20; 2208.60.10;
2208.60.20; 2208.70.10; 2208.90.10; 2208.90.20; 2208.90.30; 2208.90.40; 2208.90.50; 2208.90.60; 2208.90.70; 2208.90.90




7208.10.00; 7208.25.10; 7208.25.90; 7208.26.00; 7208.27.00; 7208.36.00; 7208.37.00; 7208.38.00; 7208.39.00; 7208.40.00; 7208.51.00;
7208.52.00; 7208.53.00; 7208.54.00; 7208.90.00; 7209.16.00.10; 7209.17.00.10; 7209.18.90.00; 7209.26.00.10; 7209.27.00.10; 7209.28.90.00;
7210.12.10.00; 7210.12.90.00; 7210.41.10.00; 7210.41.20.00; 7210.41.90.00; 7210.49.10.00; 7210.49.20.00; 7210.49.90.00; 7210.61.90.00;
7210.69.10.00; 7210.69.90.00; 7210.70.90.00; 7210.90.10.00; 7210.90.90.00; 7211.13.10.00; 7211.13.20.00; 7211.13.90.00; 7211.14.10.00;
7211.14.20.00; 7211.14.90.00; 7211.19.10.00; 7211.19.20.00; 7211.19.30.00; 7211.19.90.00; 7211.23.10.00; 7211.23.20.00; 7211.23.30.00;
7211.23.90.10; 7211.23.90.90; 7211.29.10.00; 7211.29.20.00; 7211.29.30.00; 7211.29.90.00; 7211.90.10.00; 7211.90.20.00; 7211.90.30.00;
7211.90.90.00; 7212.10.10.00; 7212.40.10.00; 7213.10.00.10; 7213.10.00.20; 7213.10.00.90; 7213.91.00.99; 7213.99.00.99; 7214.20.11.00;
7214.20.19.00; 7214.20.21.00; 7214.20.29.00; 7214.91.10.10; 7214.91.10.90; 7214.91.20.10; 7214.91.20.90; 7214.99.10.10; 7214.99.10.90;
7214.99.90.10; 7214.99.90.90; 7215.50.10.00; 7215.50.90.00; 7215.90.00.20; 7216.10.00.00; 7216.21.00.00; 7216.22.00.00; 7216.31.00.00;
7216.32.00.00; 7216.33.00.00; 7216.40.00.00; 7216.50.10.00; 7216.50.90.00; 7216.61.00.00; 7216.69.00.00; 7216.91.00.00; 7216.99.00.00;
7217.10.10.00; 7217.10.22.90; 7217.10.29.00; 7217.10.31.00; 7217.10.39.00; 7217.20.20.00; 7217.20.91.00; 7217.20.99.00; 7217.30.10.00;
7315.90.90.00; 8405.10.00.00; 8407.29.10.00; 8407.29.90.00; 8508.10.40.00; 8408.10.90.00; 8408.20.12.00; 8408.90.50.90; 8409.91.12.00;
8409.91.14.00; 8411.81.00.00; 8411.82.00.00; 8413.70.29.00; 8413.70.30.00; 8413.81.10.00; 8413.81.20.00; 8414.40.00.00; 8414.59.10.00;
8417.10.00.00; 8418.69.20.00; 8422.30.00.00; 8422.40.00.00; 8423.89.10.00; 8425.11.00.00; 8425.31.00.00; 8425.49.10.00; 8426.12.00.00;
8426.19.10.00; 8426.19.90.00; 8426.20.00.00; 8426.41.00.00; 8426.91.00.00; 8427.10.00.00; 8427.20.00.00; 8429.11.00.00; 8429.19.00.00;
8429.20.00.00; 8429.40.10.00; 8429.40.30.00; 8429.51.00.00; 8429.52.00.00; 8430.10.00.00; 8430.31.00.00; 8430.41.00.00; 8430.49.10.00;
8430.50.00.00; 8431.10.13.00; 8431.43.00.00; 8439.20.00.00; 8439.30.00.00; 8440.10.10.00; 8441.10.10.00; 8441.20.10.00; 8441.30.10.00;
8441.40.10.00; 8441.80.10.00; 8442.30.10.00; 8443.11.00.00; 8443.12.00.00; 8443.13.00.00; 8443.14.00.00; 8443.15.00.00; 8443.16.00.00;
8443.17.00.00; 8443.39.19.00; 8443.39.20.90; 8443.39.30.90; 8444.10.00.00; 8445.11.10.00; 8445.12.10.00; 8445.13.10.00; 8445.19.10.00;
8445.20.10.00; 8445.30.10.00; 8445.40.10.00; 8446.10.10.00; 8446.21.00.l00; 8446.30.00.00; 8447.11.10.00; 8447.12.10.00; 8447.20.10.00;
8448.11.10.00; 8448.19.10.00; 8448.20.00.00; 8448.32.00.00; 8448.39.00.00; 8448.59.00.00; 8451.10.00.00; 8451.29.00.00; 8451.30.00.00;
8451.40.00.00; 8451.50.00.00; 8452.21.00.00; 8453.10.10.00; 8453.20.10.00; 8454.20.00.00; 8454.30.00.00; 8454.90.00.00; 8456.10.00.00;
1601.00.00.11; 1601.00.00.19; 1601.00.00.90; 1602.10.10.00; 1602.10.90.00, 1602.20.00.00; 1602.31.00.00; 1602.32.10.00; 1602.32.90.00;
1602.39.00.00; 1602.41.10.00; 1602.41.90.00; 1602.42.10.00; 1602.42.90.00; 1602.49.11.00; 1602.49.19.00; 1602.49.91.00; 1602.49.99.00;
1602.50.00.00; 1602.90.10.00; 1602.90.90.00; 1603.00.10.00; 1603.00.20.00; 1603.00.30.00; 1603.00.90.00; 1604.11.10.00; 1604.11.90.00;
1604.12.10.00; 1604.12.90.00; 1604.13.11.00; 1604.13.19.00; 1604.13.91.00 ; 1604.13.99.00; 1604.14.10.00; 1604.14.90.00; 1604.15.10.00;
1604.15.90.00; 1604.16.10.00; 1604.16.90.00; 1604.19.20.00, 1604.19.30.00; 1604.19.90.00; 1604.20.11.00, 1604.20.19.00; 1604.20.21.00;
1604.20.29.00; 1604.20.91.00; 1604.20.99.00; 1604.30.10.00; 1604.30.90.00; 1605.10.10.00; 1605.10.90.00; 1605.20.11.00, 1605.20.19.00;
1605.20.91.00; 1605.20.99.00; 1605.30.00.00; 1605.40.10.00; 1605.40.90.00; 1605.90.10.00; 1605.90.90.00; 1704.10.00.00; 1704.90.10.00;
1704.90.20.00; 1704.90.90.00; 1806.10.00.00; 1806.20.10.00; 1806.20.90.00; 1806.31.10.00; 1806.31.90.00; 1806.32.10.00; 1806.32.90.00;
1806.90.10.00; 1806.90.20.00; 1806.90.90.00; 1901.10.10.00; 1901.10.20.00; 1901.10.30.00; 1901.10.90.00; 1901.20.10.00; 1901.20.20.00;
1901.20.30.00; 1901.20.40.00; 1901.90.10.00; 1901.90.20.00; 1901.90.31.00; 1901.90.39.00; 1901.90.41.00; 1901.90.49.00; 1901.90.90.10;
1901.90.90.90; 1902.11.00.00; 1902.19.20.00; 1902.19.90.00; 1902.20.10.00; 1902.20.90.00; 1902.30.10.00; 1902.30.20.00; 1902.30.90.00;




                                                                                                                                            7:44 PM
                                                                                    145                                                     2/2/2013
1601.00.00.11; 1601.00.00.19; 1601.00.00.90; 1602.10.10.00; 1602.10.90.00; 1602.20.00.00; 1602.31.00.00; 1602.32.10.00; 1602.32.90.00;
1602.39.00.00; 1602.41.10.00; 1602.41.90.00; 1602.42.10.00; 6105.10.00.00; 6105.20.10.00; 6105.20.20.00; 6105.90.00.00; 6301.10.00.00;
6301.30.00.00; 6301.40.00.10; 6301.40.00.90; 6301.90.00.10; 6301.90.00.90; 6401.10.00.00; 6401.92.00.00; 6401.99.00.00; 6402.12.00.00;
6402.19.00.00; 6402.20.00.00; 6402.91.10.00; 6402.91.90.00; 6402.99.00.00, 6403.12.00.00; 6403.19.90.00; 6403.20.00.00; 6403.40.00.00;
6403.51.00.00; 6403.59.00.00; 6403.91.00.00; 6403.99.00.00; 6404.11.10.00; 6404.11.90.00; 6404.19.00.00; 6404.20.00.00; 6405.10.00.00;
6405.20.00.00; 6405.90.00.00; 7321.11.00.00; 8413.60.10.00; 8413.70.10.00; 8413.70.22.00; 8413.81.10.00; 8414.51.10.600; 8414.51.90.00,
8415.10.00.00; 8415.20.00.00; 8418.10.10.10; 8418.10.10.90; 8418.21.00.10; 8418.21.00.90; 8418.29.00.10; 8418.29.00.90; 8419.11.10.00;
8419.11.10.00


2301.10.00; 2301.20.00; 2309.90.20; 3102.10.00; 3105.60.00




0201.20.00; 0201.30.00; 0202; 0202.20.00; 0202.30.00; 0203; 0204; 0204.21.00; 0204.22.00; 0204.23.00; 0204.41.00; 0204.42.00; 0204.43.00;
0204.50.00; 0205.00.00; 0207; 0207.36.20; 0207.36.30; 0208; 0209.00.00; 0210; 0210.11.00; 0210.20.00; 0210.99.10;0401; 0402; 0402.10.30;
0402.21.20; 0402.29.20; 0403; 0403.90.10;0404; 0405; 0406; 0406.10.00; 0602.20.00; 0703.90.10; 0703.90.90; 0708.90.00; 0709.60.90; 0710;
0710.29.00; 0710.80.00; 0710.90.00; 0711; 0711.20.10; 0712; 0713; 0802; 0804.20.00; 0805.20.00; 0805.90.00; 0810.40.00; 0810.50.00;
0810.90.90; 0811; 0812; 0813; 0813.50.10; 0813.50.20; 0813.50.90; 0814; 0909.50.00; 1003.00.00; 1102.20.00; 1106.10.00; 1207.99.20;
1207.99.90; 1209.29.00; 1209.91.00; 1210.10.00; 1210.20.00; 1211; 1212; 1601; 1601.00.11; 1601.00.12; 1601.00.13; 1602; 1602.50.10; 1603;
2306.60.00; 3502.20.00

3706



1507; 2710; 2805; 2810; 2818; 2822; 2823; 2825; 2901; 2902; 2903; 2905; 2906; 2907; 2909; 2912; 2916; 2917; 2918; 2929; 2932; 2933; 2934;
3203; 3204; 3402; 3403; 3811; 3907; 3908; 8408; 8414; 8421; 8436; 8442; 8443; 8444; 8445; 8446; 8447; 8448; 8449; 8450; 8451; 8452; 8453;
8475; 8477; 8504; 8505; 8522; 8532; 8533; 8536; 8540; 8544; 8901; 8904; 8905; 9002; 9007; 9022




1604.12.10; 1604.13.11; 1604.14.10; 1604.15.10; 1704.10.00; 1704.90.10; 1704.90.20; 1704.90.90                                              World




0101.10.00; 0102.10.00; 0102.90.10; 0102.90.20; 0103.10.00; 0103.91.00; 0103.92.00; 0104.10.10; 0104.10.90; 0104.20.10; 0104.20.90;         World
0105.11.10; 0105.19.10; 0105.94.10; 0106.19.00; 0106.39.00; 0201.20.00; 0201.30.00; 0202.20.00; 0202.30.00; 0203.11.00; 0203.12.00;
0203.19.00; 0203.21.00; 0203.22.00; 0203.29.00; 0204.10.00; 0204.22.00; 0204.23.00; 0204.41.00; 0204.42.00; 0204.43.00; 0206.10.00;
0206.21.00; 0206.22.00; 0206.29.00; 0206.80.00; 0206.90.00; 0207.11.00; 0207.12.00; 0207.24.00; 0207.25.00; 0208.90.00; 0402.10.30;
0402.10.90; 0402.21.20; 0402.21.90; 0402.29.20; 0402.29.90; 0402.91.00; 0402.99.00; 0403.10.11; 0403.10.19; 0403.10.91; 0403.10.99;
0403.90.10; 0403.90.90; 0404.10.11; 0404.10.19; 0404.10.91; 0404.10.99; 0404.90.00; 0405.10.00; 0405.20.00; 0405.90.10; 0405.90.20;
0405.90.30; 0405.90.90; 0406.10.10; 0406.10.90; 0406.20.10; 0406.20.90; 0406.30.00; 0406.40.00; 0406.90.00; 0407.00.11; 0407.00.12;
0407.00.19; 0407.00.91; 0407.00.92; 0407.00.99; 0408.11.00; 0408.19.00; 0408.91.00; 0408.99.00; 0409.00.00; 0511.10.00; 0511.99.11;
1601.00.00; 1602.10.10; 1602.10.90; 1602.20.00; 1602.31.00; 1602.32.10; 1602.32.90; 1602.39.00; 1602.41.10; 1602.41.90; 1602.42.10;
1602.42.90; 1602.49.11; 1602.49.19; 1602.49.91; 1602.49.99; 1602.50.00; 1602.90.10; 1602.90.90; 1603.00.10; 1603.00.20; 1603.00.30;
1603.00.90




                                                                                                                                                7:44 PM
                                                                                    146                                                         2/2/2013
4011                                                                                                                                  World


1401.20; 4601; 4602; 9401; 9403




84; 85; 87; 88; 90




2203.00.10; 2203.00.90; 2204.10.00; 2204.21.11; 2204.21.12; 2204.21.21; 2204.21.22; 2204.29.11; 2204.29.12; 2204.29.21; 2204.29.22;   World
2204.30.10; 2204.30.20; 2205.10.10; 2205.10.20; 2205.90.10; 2205.90.20; 2206.00.10; 2206.00.20; 2206.00.30; 2206.00.40; 2206.00.90;
2208.20.10; 2208.20.20; 2208.20.30; 2208.20.40; 2208.30.10; 2208.30.20; 2208.40.10; 2208.40.20; 2208.50.10; 2208.50.20; 2208.60.10;
2208.60.20; 2208.70.10; 2208.90.10; 2208.90.20; 2208.90.30; 2208.90.40; 2208.90.50; 2208.90.60; 2208.90.70; 2208.90.90




0603.13.00; 0603.14.00; 0603.19.00; 0701.90.00; 0703.10; 0703.10.19; 0703.10.29; 0703.20.90; 0704.90.19; 0706.10.10; 0709.60.10;
0709.60.90; 0710.10.00; 0712.90.10; 0803.90.00; 0804.30.00; 0804.50.20; 0805.10.10; 0805.20.00; 0806.10.00; 0807.19.00; 0807.20.10;
0807.20.90; 0808.10.00; 0810.60.00; 0810.90.10; 0904.22.10; 2001.90.10; 2004.10.00; 2005.20.11; 2005.20.19; 2007.91.00; 2008.20.00;
2008.30.10; 2008.30.90; 2008.99.20; 2009.12.00; 2009.19.00; 2009.21.00; 2009.29.00; 2009.39.00; 2009.41.00; 2009.61.00; 2009.69.00;
2009.71.00; 2009.79.00; 2009.89.10; 2009.89.99; 2009.90.90; 2103.90.10; 2103.90.40; 2103.90.90




1006.30.99; 2835.31.90                                                                                                                World




                                                                                                                                          7:44 PM
                                                                                    147                                                   2/2/2013
                                                                         Japan
                                                       Trade and trade-related measures
                                                        (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                       Measure                                            Source/Date                        Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                           2008
None
                                                                           2009
Japan            Termination on 23 April 2009 of countervailing duties on imports of dynamic   WTO document
                 random access memories (DRAMs) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on                G/SCM/N/195/JPN,
                 27 January 2006)                                                              7 August 2009
                                                                            2010
None
                                                                           2011
None
Other trade measures
                                                                           2008
None
                                                                           2009
None
                                                                           2010
Japan            Reduction of applied import tariffs on 10 tariff lines including products such Permanent Delegation of    The planned progressive tariff
                 as industrial alcohol and petroleum products (HS 2207.10; 2710.11; 2710.19), Japan to the WTO (25 April   cuts has been completed for
                 as part of a multi-year planned progressive tariff cuts                        2012)                      industrial alcohol products by
                                                                                                                           April 2010 and for petroleum
                                                                                                                           products by April 2011

                                                                           2011
None




                                                                                                                                                            7:44 PM
                                                                                    148                                                                     2/2/2013
2207.10; 2710.11; 2710.19




                                  7:44 PM
                            149   2/2/2013
                                                                           Korea
                                                     G20 Trade and trade-related measures
                                                       (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                              Source/Date                      Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
None
                                                                             2009
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 20 April 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping                  WTO document
                 investigation on imports of adipic acid (HS 2917.12) from the United States     G/ADP/N/188/KOR,
                 (initiated on 5 December 2008)                                                  9 October 2009 and
                                                                                                 Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                 Korea to the WTO
                                                                                                 (20 October 2010)
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 22 November 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
                 guide hole puncher (HS 8462.41; 8462.49) from Japan (imposed on                 G/ADP/N/195/KOR,
                 23 November 2006)                                                               6 April 2010
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 11 December 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
                 polyvinyl alcohol (HS 3905.30; 3905.91) from China, Singapore, and the          G/ADP/N/195/KOR,
                 United States (imposed on 12 December 2006)                                     6 April 2010

Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 19 December 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of PVC WTO document
                 plate (HS 3917.39; 3919.19; 3920.49; 3921.12; 3921.90) from Japan        G/ADP/N/195/KOR,
                 (imposed on 20 December 2004)                                            6 April 2010
                                                                           2010
Korea, Rep. of   Initiation on 4 March 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document               Duty imposed on 1 February 2011
                 plywood (HS 4412.31; 4412.32) from Malaysia                                     G/ADP/N/202/KOR,
                                                                                                 5 October 2010 and
                                                                                                 Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                 Korea to the WTO (29 April
                                                                                                 2011)
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 17 April 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of industrial    WTO Document
                 robot with 6-axis vertical multi-articulation structure (HS 8479.50; 8515.21;   G/ADP/N/202/KOR of
                 8515.31) from Japan (imposed on 18 April 2005)                                  5 October 2010.

Korea, Rep. of   Initiation on 6 May 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of stainless WTO document                Definitive duty imposed on 21
                 steel plate (HS 7219.21; 7219.22) from Japan                                   G/ADP/N/216/KOR,            April 2011
                                                                                                23 September 2011
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 16 June 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation WTO document
                 on imports of propylene oxide (HS 2910.20) from Japan (initiated on            G/ADP/N/202/KOR,
                 29 January 2010)                                                               5 October 2010
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 11 November 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO document
                 uncoated woodfree paper (HS 4802.55; 4802.56; 4802.57) from China and          G/ADP/N/209/KOR,
                 Indonesia (imposed on 7 November 2003)                                         4 April 2011

                                                                             2011
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 15 May 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of benzoyl         WTO document
                 peroxide (HS 2916.32) from China (imposed on 16 May 2008)                       G/ADP/N/216/KOR,
                                                                                                 23 September 2011
Korea, Rep. of   Termination on 2 September 2011 (no recurrence of injury) of anti-dumping       WTO document
                 duties on imports of titanium dioxide (HS 2823.00) from China (imposed on       G/ADP/N/223/KOR,
                 2 March 2005)                                                                   22 March 2012
                                                                           2012
Korea, Rep. of   Initiation on 18 January 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       Permanent Delegation of
                 aluminium bottle cans (HS 7612.90.90) from Japan                                Korea to the WTO
                                                                                                 (25 April 2012)
Other trade measures
                                                                             2008
None
                                                                             2009




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Korea, Rep. of   Temporary import ban of swine from North America. Imports of pork allowed Permanent Delegation of             The ban was lifted on
                 after testing (A(H1N1) Flu related)                                       Korea to the WTO                    12 August 2009, and the testing
                                                                                                                               requirement on 3 February 2010

Korea, Rep. of   Tariffs on imports of crude oil increased to 3% in March 2009. The tariff was Permanent Delegation of
                 lowered from 3% to 1% in 2004, on a temporary basis, in order to mitigate           Korea to the WTO (March
                 the effects of increases in oil prices. In light of the subsequent stabilization of 2009)
                 oil prices, the applied tariff was restored to its original rate at 3%

                                                                             2010
Korea, Rep. of   Korean government agencies are encouraged to purchase energy efficient          Permanent Delegation of    Effective 14 April 2010
                 products, in accordance with the "Framework Act on Low Carbon and Green         Korea to the WTO (28 April
                 Growth", which entered into force on 14 April 2010. The Act aims at cutting     2011)
                 energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions

Korea, Rep. of   Reduction of import tariffs "base duty rate" (from 40% to 35%) for refined      Permanent Delegation of       Effective 1 January 2010
                 sugar (HS 1701.91; 1701.99)                                                     Korea to the WTO
                                                                                                 (18 May 2010)
                                                                             2011
Korea, Rep. of   Temporary reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. pork (HS        Permanent Delegation of       Effective 28 January 2011 until
                 0203.29), fish (HS 0303.74; 0304.29), milk powder (HS 0402.10; 0402.21;         Korea to the WTO (10          30 June 2011
                 0402.29), coffee (HS 0901.11; 0901.12), frozen orange juice (HS 2009.11),       May 2012)
                 soap (HS 3401.20), and lauryl alcohol (HS 3823.70)

Korea, Rep. of   Import suspension on certain food products, i.e. spinaches (HS 0709.70),        Permanent Delegation of       Effective May 2011
                 celeries (HS 0709.40), turnips (HS 0706.10), mushrooms (HS 0709.59), and        Korea to the WTO
                 sand launce (HS 0303.79; 0305.59.70; 0305.69.90) from some regions of           (16 May 2011)
                 Japan, as a result of the nuclear crisis

Korea, Rep. of   Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to zero) on certain products, i.e.      Permanent Delegation of        Effective until 31 December 2011
                 chicken (HS 0207.12; 0207.14) (quota 50,000 tonnes); cows (HS 0102.90)         Korea to the WTO
                 (quota 10,000 heads); processed dairy cream (HS 0401.30) (quota 1,500          (14 October 2011)
                 tonnes); cream cheese (HS 0406.10) (quota 1,200 tonnes); gouda cheese (HS
                 0406.90) (quota 1,000 tonnes); pork (HS 0203.90) (quota 20,000 tonnes);
                 millet alcohol (HS 2207.10) (quota 160,000 kg/l); rice brain oil (HS 1515.90);
                 processed chocolates (HS 1806.20); recycled or semi-synthetic filament (HS
                 5403.10; 5403.31; 5403.32; 5403.41); flour (HS 1101.00); (from 21% to 8%)
                 raisins (HS 0806.20); and (from 10% to 5%) manioc chips for alcohol
                 production (HS 0714.10) (quota 100,000 tonnes)


Korea, Rep. of   Temporary elimination of import tariffs on malt (HS 1107.10; 1107.20) and        Permanent Delegation of      Effective until 31 December 2011
                 barley (HS 1003.00)                                                              Korea to the WTO
                                                                                                  (14 October 2011)
Korea, Rep. of   Extension of the temporary reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. Permanent Delegation of      Effective until 31 December 2011
                 pork (HS 0203.29), milk powder (HS 0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29), coffee            Korea to the WTO (10
                 (HS 0901.11; 0901.12), soap (HS 3401.20), and lauryl alcohol (HS 3823.70) May 2012)
                 (originally effective from 28 January 2011 to 30 June 2011)

                                                                             2012
Korea, Rep. of   Reduction of import tariffs (from 35% to 30%) on refined sugar (HS 1701.91; Permanent Delegation of           Effective 1 January 2012
                 1701.99)                                                                    Korea to the WTO
                                                                                             (25 April 2012)
Korea, Rep. of   Temporary elimination of import tariffs on refined sugar (HS 1701.10;       Permanent Delegation of           Effective 1 January 2012 to 30
                 1701.91)                                                                    Korea to the WTO                  June 2012
                                                                                             (25 April 2012)
Korea, Rep. of   Temporary reduction of import tariffs on garlic (HS 0703.20) (quota 5,400   Permanent Delegation of           Effective 1 January 2012 to 31
                 tonnes)                                                                     Korea to the WTO                  March 2012
                                                                                             (25 April 2012)




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Korea, Rep. of   Temporary reduction of import tariffs on certain food products, i.e. live swine Permanent Delegation of   Effective 1 January 2012 to 30
                 (HS 0103.91; 0103.92); pork (HS 0203.19; 0203.29) (quota 120,000 tonnes); Korea to the WTO                June 2012
                 fish (HS 0303.54); cream (HS 0401.40; 0401.50); milk powder (HS 0402.10; (25 April 2012)
                 0402.21; 0402.29); butter (HS 0405.10); processed butter (HS 0405.20;
                 2106.90); cheese (HS 0406.10; 0406.90); egg powder (HS 0408.91); guts for
                 casing (HS 0504.00); manioc chips for alcohol production (HS 0714.10);
                 raisin (HS 0806.20); hot pepper (HS 0904.21) (quota 11,185 tonnes); wheat
                 for milling (HS 1001.99); malting barley for alcohol production (HS 1003.90);
                 corn for processing (HS 1005.90); flake, granules and pellets of potatoes (HS
                 1105.20); malt (HS 1107.10; 1107.20); manioc starch for paper (HS
                 1108.14); sweet potato starch (HS 1108.19); crude soybean oil for food (HS
                 1507.10); olive oil (HS 1509.10; 1509.90); sunflower-seed oil (HS 1512.11;
                 1512.19); rape or colza oil (HS 1514.11; 1514.91); rice bran and grape-seed
                 oil (HS 1515.90); raw cane or beet sugar (HS 1701.12; 1701.13; 1701.14);
                 lactose (HS 1702.11; 1702.19); processed chocolates (HS 1806.20);
                 processed ground-nut (HS 2008.11); roughly distilled alcohol for beverage
                 (HS 2207.10); and industrial modified starch (HS 3505.10)

Korea, Rep. of   Temporary reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. whey for     Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 January 2012 to 31
                 feeding (HS 0404.10); manioc chips and pellets for feeding (HS 0714.10); rye Korea to the WTO             December 2012
                 seed for green manure (HS 1002.10); unhulled barley for feeding (HS          (25 April 2012)
                 1003.90); oats for feeding (HS 1004.90); maize for feeding and mushroom
                 growing (HS 1005.90); soya beans for feeding (HS 1201.90); rape or colza
                 seeds for feeding (HS 1205.10; 1205.90); cotton seeds for feeding (HS
                 1207.29); whey straw and husks for mushroom growing (HS 1213.00); alfalfa
                 for feeding (HS 1214.10; 1214.90); fodder roots for feeding and mushroom
                 growing (HS 1214.90; 2308.00); animal or vegetable fats and oils (HS
                 1518.00); molasses (HS 1703.10; 1703.90); anhydrous glucose (HS 1702.30);
                 bran of wheat (HS 2302.30); beet-pulp (HS 2303.20); distillers dried grains
                 (HS 2303.30); oil-cake from soya bean oil (HS 2304.00); oil-cake of cotton
                 seeds (HS 2306.10); oil-cake of coconut (HS 2306.50); oil-cake of palm nuts
                 (HS 2306.60); cotton seed hulls (HS 2308.00); agricultural pesticides (HS
                 2903.39); and urea for agricultural fertilizers (HS 3102.10)




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2917.12




8462.41; 8462.49


3905.30; 3905.91




3917.39; 3919.19; 3920.49; 3921.12; 3921.90




4412.31; 4412.32




8479.50; 8515.21; 8515.31




7219.21; 7219.22


2910.20


4802.55; 4802.56; 4802.57




2916.32


2823.00




7612.90.90                                          Japan




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1701.91; 1701.99




0203.29; 0303.74; 0304.29; 0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0901.11; 0901.12; 2009.11; 3401.20; 3823.70




0303.79; 0305.59.70; 0305.69.90; 0706.10; 0709.40; 0709.59; 0709.70




0102.90; 0203.19; 0207.12; 0207.14; 0401.30; 0406.10; 0406.90; 0714.10; 0806.20; 1101.00; 1515.90; 1806.20; 2207.10; 5403.10; 5403.31;
5403.32; 5403.41




1003.00; 1107.10; 1107.20


0203.29; 0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0901.11; 0901.12; 3401.20; 3823.70




1701.91; 1701.99


1701.10; 1701.91


0703.20




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0103.91; 0103.92; 0203.19; 0203.29; 0303.54; 0401.40; 0401.50; 0402.10; 0402.21; 0402.29; 0405.10; 0405.20; 0406.10; 0406.90; 0408.91;
0504.00; 0714.10; 0806.20; 0904.21; 1001.99; 1003.90; 1005.90; 1105.20; 1107.10; 1107.20; 1108.14; 1108.19; 1507.10; 1509.10; 1509.90;
1512.11; 1512.19; 1514.11; 1514.91; 1515.90; 1701.12; 1701.13; 1701.14; 1702.11; 1702.19; 1806.20; 2008.11; 2106.90; 2207.10; 3505.10




0404.10; 0714.10; 1002.10; 1003.90; 1004.90; 1005.90; 1201.90; 1205.10; 1205.90; 1207.29; 1213.00; 1214.10; 1214.90; 1214.90; 1518.00;
1703.10; 1703.90; 1702.30; 2302.30; 2303.20; 2303.30; 2304.00; 2306.10; 2306.50; 2306.60; 2308.00; 2903.39; 3102.10




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                                                                         Mexico
                                                        Trade and trade-related measures
                                                         (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                        Measure                                             Source/Date                Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                            2008
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of door        WTO document
                 knob locks (HS 8301.40.01) from China (imposed on 15 August 2005)               G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
                 footwear and parts thereof (HS 6401-6405) from China (imposed on                G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 31 December 2002)                                                               4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of pocket      WTO document
                 lighters, gas-fuelled, non-refillable (HS 9613.10.01) from China (imposed on    G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 14 May 2004)                                                                    4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of pencils     WTO document
                 (HS 9609.10.01) from China (imposed on 19 October 2004)                         G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of baby        WTO document
                 carriages (HS 8715.99.01) from China and Chinese Taipei (imposed on             G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 9 September 2002)                                                               4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of iron        WTO document
                 and steel valves (HS 8481) from China (imposed on 21 February 2006)             G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of candles     WTO document
                 (HS 3406.00.01) from China (imposed on 20 August 2003)                          G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of tools       WTO document
                 (HS 8201; 8203; 8204; 8205; 8206) from China (imposed on                        G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 11 November 2003)                                                               4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
                 bicycles (HS 8712) from China (imposed on 23 September 2004)                    G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of brass       WTO document
                 and bronze padlocks (HS 8301.10.01) from China (imposed on 14 July 2004)        G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of organic     WTO document
                 chemicals (HS 2915 to 2941) from China (imposed on 18 October 2003)             G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                                                                                                 4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
                 electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof (HS 8501; 8504; 8508;      G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 8509; 8515; 8516; 8532) from China (imposed on 19 November 2005)                4 March 2009

Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of yarn        WTO document
                 and woven fabrics (HS 3005; 5204-5212; 5309; 5310; 5401; 5402; 5404;            G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 5407; 5408; 5506; 5508-5516; 5803; 5911) from China (imposed on                 4 March 2009
                 19 October 2004)
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
                 Christmas toys and trees (HS 9503; 9504; 9505) from China (imposed on           G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 25 November 2004)                                                               4 March 2009
Mexico           Termination on 15 October 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of articles    WTO document
                 of apparel and other made-up textile articles (HS 6101 to 6117; 6201 to 6217;   G/ADP/N/180/MEX,
                 6301 to 6310) from China (imposed on 18 October 2004)                           4 March 2009

                                                                            2009
Mexico           Initiation on 3 February 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of nuts WTO document         Definitive duty imposed on 2
                 of carbon steel, black or coated (HS 7318.16.03; 7318.16.04) from China        G/ADP/N/209/MEX,     August 2010
                                                                                                14 April 2011
Mexico           Termination on 25 February 2009 (retroactive to 9 September 2008) of           WTO document
                 anti-dumping duties on imports of parathion-methyl (HS 2920.11.02;             G/ADP/N/188/MEX,
                 3808.50.10) from Denmark (imposed on 31 May 2005)                              13 October 2009

Mexico           Termination on 22 April 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of seamless      WTO document
                 carbon steel tubing (HS 7305) from Romania and Russian Federation               G/ADP/N/195/MEX,
                 (imposed on 22 April 2004)                                                      25 March 2010




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Mexico   Termination on 10 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of type I steel WTO document
         beams "IPS" (HS 7216.32.01) from Brazil (imposed on 2 October 2002)           G/ADP/N/195/MEX,
                                                                                       25 March 2010
Mexico   Termination on 20 August 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
         hydrogen peroxide (HS 2847.00.01) from the United States (imposed on          G/ADP/N/195/MEX,
         19 August 2004)                                                               25 March 2010
Mexico   Initiation on 4 September 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of    WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
         seamless steel tubing (HS 7304.19.02; 7304.19.99; 7304.39.06; 7304.39.99) G/ADP/N/216/MEX, 29         imposed on 25 May 2010 and 24
         from China                                                                    September 2011          February 2011 respectively

Mexico   Termination on 30 September 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of           WTO documents
         polyvinyl chloride (HS 3904.10.03) from the United States (imposed on           G/ADP/N/195/MEX,
         6 June 1991) (retroactive to 9 April 2009)                                      25 March 2010 and
                                                                                         G/ADP/N/202/MEX,
                                                                                         14 September 2010
Mexico   Termination on 16 October 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
         malathion (HS 2930.90.12; 3808.91.99) from Denmark (imposed on                  G/ADP/N/195/MEX,
         22 December 2007)                                                               25 March 2010
Mexico   Termination on 19 November 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
         monobutyl ether (HS 2909.43.01) from the United States (imposed on              G/ADP/N/195/MEX,
         30 May 2008)                                                                    25 March 2010
                                                                   2010
Mexico   Termination on 11 August 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of bovine       WTO document
         meat (HS 0201.20.99; 0201.30.01; 0202.20.99; 0202.30.01) from the United        G/ADP/N/209/MEX,
         States (imposed on 29 April 2000)                                               14 April 2011

Mexico   Termination on 12 August 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of meat of      WTO document
         bovine animals, boneless, fresh, chilled or frozen (HS 0201.30.01;              G/ADP/N/209/MEX,
         0202.30.01) from the United States (imposed on 29 April 2000)                   14 April 2011

Mexico   Initiation on 1 September 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on
         graphite electrodes for furnaces (HS 8545.11.01) from China                G/ADP/N/216/MEX, 29        31 May 2011
                                                                                    September 2011
Mexico   Termination on 2 December 2010 of countervailing duties on imports of      WTO document
         frozen bovine meat (HS 0202.10.01; 0202.20.99; 0202.30.01) from the EU     G/SCM/N/219/MEX,
         (imposed on 4 June 1994)                                                   14 April 2011
Mexico   Termination on 28 December 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of cold- WTO document
         rolled sheet (HS 7209.16.01; 7209.17.01) from Bulgaria (imposed on 30 June G/ADP/N/209/MEX,
         1999)                                                                      14 April 2011
                                                                   2011
Mexico   Termination on 21 January 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of denim      WTO document
         fabrics (HS 5209.42.01) from Hong Kong, China (imposed on 10 September         G/ADP/N/216/MEX, 29
         1991)                                                                          September 2011
Mexico   Initiation on 8 February 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document
         chicken legs and thighs (HS 0207.13.03; 0207.14.04) from the United States     G/ADP/N/216/MEX, 29
                                                                                        September 2011
Mexico   Initiation on 24 February 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of   WTO document
         dicloxacillin (HS 2941.10.08) from India                                       G/SCM/N/228/MEX,
                                                                                        21 September 2011
Mexico   Initiation on 11 March 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document
         monobutyl ethers of ethylene glycol (HS 2909.43.01) from the United States G/ADP/N/216/MEX, 29
                                                                                        September 2011
Mexico   Initiation on 8 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of co-axial WTO document           Provisional duty imposed on
         cable whether or not fitted with conductors (HS 8544.20.01; 8544.20.02;        G/ADP/N/223/MEX, 12    30 December 2011
         8544.20.99) from China                                                         March 2012
Mexico   Initiation on 12 July 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
         amoxicillin trihydrate (HS 2941.10.12) from India                              G/ADP/N/223/MEX, 12
                                                                                        March 2012
Mexico   Initiation on 12 July 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document
         amoxicillin trihydrate (HS 2941.10.12) from India                              G/SCM/N/235/MEX, 12
                                                                                        March 2012
Mexico   Initiation on 11 October 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document
         uncoated paper and paperboard weighing 40 g/m2 or more but not more than G/ADP/N/223/MEX, 12
         150 g/m2, in sheets with one side not exceeding 435 mm and the other side      March 2012
         not exceeding 297 mm in the unfolded state (HS 4802.56.01) from Brazil

Mexico   Termination on 20 October 2011 (without measure) of anti-dumping                WTO document
         investigation on imports of amoxicillin trihydrate (HS 2941.10.12) from China   G/ADP/N/223/MEX, 12
          (initiated on 12 July 2011)                                                    March 2012
Mexico   Termination on 20 October 2011 (without measure) of countervailing              WTO document
         investigation on imports of amoxicillin trihydrate (HS 2941.10.12) from China   G/SCM/N/235/MEX, 12
          (initiated on 12 July 2011)                                                    March 2012



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Mexico           Termination on 21 October 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
                 woven fabrics of cotton "denim" (HS 5209.42.01; 5209.42.99; 5211.42.01;            G/ADP/N/223/MEX, 12
                 5211.42.99) from China (investigation initiated on 21 April 2010)                  March 2012

                                                                                2012
Mexico           Initiation on 5 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of             Secretaría de Economía,
                 bicycles for children (HS 8712.00.02; 8712.00.04) from China                       Unidad de Prácticas
                                                                                                    Comerciales Internacionales
                                                                                                    Notificación EXP 12/11 (5
                                                                                                    March 2012)

Mexico           Termination on 29 March 2012 (without measure) of safeguard investigation WTO document
                 on imports of spiral-welded steel pipes and tubes of 30 inches in diameter and G/SG/N/9/MEX/1, 12 April
                 11.5 metres in length, manufactured in accordance with the specifications of   2012
                 American Petroleum Institute (API), Standard API 5L (HS 7305.19.01)
                 (initiated on 3 July 2010)

Other trade measures
                                                                                2008
None
                                                                                2009
Mexico           Suspension of preferential tariff treatment, arising from a NAFTA Panel, on        Permanent Delegation of    Preferential treatment re-
                 89 tariff lines of goods originating in the United States                          Mexico to the WTO          established on 21 October 2011
                                                                                                    (19 March 2009) and Decree
                                                                                                    DOF: (21/10/2011)

Mexico           Imposition of new restrictions on imports of diesel trucks                         Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                    Mexico to the WTO
                                                                                                    (31 March 2009)
Mexico           Measures to simplify trade procedures (Paquete de Simplificación                   Permanent Delegation of
                 Comercial ) through the elimination of tariffs on imports of used parts            Mexico to the WTO
                                                                                                    (9 April 2009)
                                                                                2010
Mexico           Gradual tariff reduction on 97% of manufactured goods. This reduction will    Permanent Delegation of            Second and third phases took
                 take place in 5 annual phases. By 2013 the average applied tariff should be   Mexico to the WTO                  place on 1 January 2010 and 1
                 4.3%; 63% of tariff lines should be duty-free. Average tariff on manufactured (February 2010)                    January 2011 respectively
                 goods fell from 10.6% in 2008 to 8.3% in 2009, to 5.2% in 2010, and to 4.6%
                 as of 1 January 2011

Mexico           Increase of tariff-free import quota for toys (HS 9503.00; 9504.30; 9504.40;       Permanent Delegation of
                 9504.90; 9505.90; 9506.56.99; 9506.62.01; 9506.69; 9506.70; 9506.99), as           Mexico to the WTO
                 from 26 March 2010 until 31 December 2014                                          (31 May 2010)

Mexico           Federal Programme "Programa de Regulación Base Cero " aimed at reducing            Permanent Delegation of       Effective January 2010
                 and/or eliminating unnecessary trade procedures, as well as facilitating           Mexico to the WTO
                 customs formalities. Further trade facilitating measures implemented on            (8 October 2010)
                 17 August 2010
Mexico           Measures to simplify trade procedures (continuation of the programme               Permanent Delegation of
                 "Programa de Impulso a la Competitividad " established in August 2010)             Mexico to the WTO
                 through actions such as the simplification of export and import procedures         (20 April 2011)

                                                                                2011
Mexico           Elimination of special requirements on imports of cosmetics                        Permanent Delegation of       Effective 26 January 2011
                                                                                                    Mexico to the WTO
                                                                                                    (20 April 2011)
Mexico           Trade facilitation measures on conformity assessment procedures on telecom         Permanent Delegation of       Effective 10 June 2011
                 equipment                                                                          Mexico to the WTO
                                                                                                    (3 October 2011)
Mexico           Elimination of import tariffs on certain fruits not locally produced, i.e. kiwis   Permanent Delegation of       Effective 26 December 2011
                 (HS 0810.50.01) and mealybugs (cochinillas ) (HS 0511.99.01)                       Mexico to the WTO
                                                                                                    (25 April 2012)
                                                                                2012




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Mexico   Elimination of import tariffs on certain products (113 tariff lines), i.e. fish, Permanent Delegation of   Effective 23 January 2012
         alcohols, marble, floor tiles or mosaics, feathers and articles of feathers,     Mexico to the WTO
         jewelry, precious metals, parts for motor vehicles, motorcycles, machinery       (25 April 2012)
         and mechanical appliances, domestic appliances, furnaces and ovens, sound
         recording or reproducing apparatus, cathode-ray tube monitors (HS Chapters
         04; 16; 22; 25; 30; 32; 37; 40; 45; 46; 49; 67; 69; 71; 82; 83; 84; 85; 87; 90;
         92; 96); and reduction of import tariffs on 87 tariff lines, i.e. textiles and
         clothing, brooms, lighters, buttons, pens, combs, and thermos (HS Chapters
         57; 61; 62; 63; 95; 96) (Decreto de Competitividad y Reducción Arancelaria
         de la Zona Económica fronteriza )


Mexico   Measure to facilitate trade through the implementation of the High Level       Permanent Delegation of     Effective 28 February 2012
         Regulatory Cooperation Council "HLRCC" framework (Programa de                  Mexico to the WTO
         Trabajo del Consejo de Alto Nivel para la Cooperación Regulatoria ) aimed      (25 April 2012)
         at eliminating unnecessary costs

Mexico   Import quota (cupo de importación ) on beans (frijol ) (HS 0713.33.02;         Permanent Delegation of
         0713.33.03; 0713.33.09) (100,000 tonnes) extended for the year 2012            Mexico to the WTO
                                                                                        (11 May 2012)




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8301.40.01


6401; 6402; 6403; 6404, 6405


9613.10.01


9609.10.01


8715.99.01


8481


3406.00.01


8201; 8203; 8204; 8205; 8206


8712


8301.10.01


2915; 2916; 2917; 2918; 2919; 2920; 2921; 2922; 2923; 2924; 2925; 2926; 2927; 2928; 2929; 2930; 2931; 2932; 2933; 2934; 2935; 2936; 2937;
2938; 2939; 2940; 2941

8501; 8504; 8508; 8509; 8515; 8516; 8532




3005; 5204-5212; 5309; 5310; 5401; 5402; 5404; 5407; 5408; 5506; 5508-5516; 5803; 5911




9503; 9504; 9505


6101; 6102; 6103; 6104; 6105; 6106; 6107; 6108; 6109; 6110; 6111; 6112; 6113; 6114; 6115; 6116; 6117; 6201; 6202; 6203; 6204; 6205; 6206;
6207; 6208; 6209; 6210; 6211; 6212; 6213; 6214; 6215; 6216; 6217; 6301; 6302; 6303; 6304; 6305; 6306; 6307; 6308; 6309; 6310




7318.16.03; 7318.16.04


2920.11.02; 3808.50.10



7305




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7216.32.01


2847.00.01


7304.19.02; 7304.19.99; 7304.39.06; 7304.39.99




3904.10.03




2930.90.12; 3808.91.99


2909.43.01




0201.20.99; 0201.30.01; 0202.20.99; 0202.30.01




0201.30.01; 0202.30.01




8545.11.01


0202.10.01; 0202.20.99; 0202.30.01


7209.16.01; 7209.17.01




5209.42.01


0207.13.03; 0207.14.04


2941.10.08


2909.43.01


8544.20.01; 8544.20.02; 8544.20.99                     China


2941.10.12                                             India


2941.10.12                                             India


4802.56.01                                             Brazil




2941.10.12


2941.10.12




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5209.42.01; 5209.42.99; 5211.42.01; 5211.42.99




8712.00.02; 8712.00.04                                                                           China




7305.19.01




9503.00; 9504.30; 9504.40; 9504.90; 9505.90; 9506.56.99; 9506.62.01; 9506.69; 9506.70; 9506.99




0511.90.01; 0810.50.01




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0406.90.02; 1603.00.99; 1604.11.01; 1604.12.01; 1604.30.01; 2208.20.01; 2208.30.01; 2208.30.02; 2208.30.03; 2208.30.04; 2208.30.99;
2515.12.01; 3006.40.99; 3213.10.01; 3703.90.01; 3703.90.03; 4014.90.01; 4014.90.02; 4015.11.01; 4015.90.02; 4016.92.01; 4016.95.01;
4504.10.01; 4504.10.99; 4601.21.01; 4601.92.99; 4601.94.99; 4601.99.99; 4908.90.03; 5702.41.01; 5702.91.01: 5702.92.01; 5703.10.01;
5703.20.01; 5703.20.99; 5703.30.01; 5703.30.99; 6102.10.01; 6104.39.01; 6104.41.01; 6101.43.01; 6105.90.01; 6106.90.01; 6106.90.02;
6107.99.02; 6110.30.02; 6114.30.01; 6114.90.99; 6115.94.01; 6116.10.01; 6116.10.99; 6116.92.01; 6116.93.01; 6116.99.01; 6117.10.01;
6201.13.01; 6202.13.02; 6202.91.01; 6202.93.99; 6202.99.01; 6203.33.01; 6204.13.99; 6204.39.99; 6204.41.01; 6204.49.01; 6204.53.02;
6204.59.02; 6204.63.01; 6204.69.02; 6204.69.99; 6206.10.01; 6206.20.99; 6206.90.01; 6206.90.99; 6209.90.01; 6211.32.99; 6211.39.99;
6211.41.01; 6212.10.01; 6212.20.01; 6212.30.01; 6212.90.99; 6213.90.99; 6215.10.01; 6301.30.01; 6301.40.01; 6301.90.01; 6302.91.01;
6302.99.99; 6303.19.99; 6303.91.01; 6303.92.01; 6304.92.01; 6304.93.01; 6305.20.01; 6305.33.01; 6305.39.99 6305.90.01; 6306.12.01;
6301.19.99; 6306.99.01; 6310.90.99; 6701.00.01; 6702.90.01; 6704.11.01; 6704.19.99; 6704.20.01; 6910.10.01; 6910.90.99; 7016.90.99;
7113.11.99; 7113.19.99; 7113.20.01; 7114.19.99; 8211.95.01; 8301.70.99; 8302.10.02; 8418.50.01; 8418.50.03; 8419.81.02; 8424.10.02;
8424.30.02; 8424.30.99; 8441.10.02; 8466.30.02; 8467.11.01; 8467.19.01; 8468.20.01; 8468.20.99; 8472.90.10; 8479.89.16; 8479.89.17;




8528.59.01; 8528.59.02; 8528.59.04; 8528.71.01; 8528.71.03; 8528.71.04; 8528.71.05; 8528.71.07; 8531.20.01; 8539.22.05; 8539.29.99; 8539.39.04; 8711.40.01; 8711.40.02; 8711.50.01; 8711.50.02; 8
0713.33.02; 0713.33.03; 0713.33.09




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1; 8711.40.02; 8711.50.01; 8711.50.02; 8711.50.99; 8711.90.01; 9017.30.01; 9018.39.03; 9205.90.01; 9207.10.02; 9603.90.01; 9608.31.01; 9608.91.01; 9608.91.99; 9608.99.01; 9608.99.04; 9608.99.06; 9608.99.07; 961




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9.01; 9608.99.04; 9608.99.06; 9608.99.07; 9612.20.01; 9613.80.01; 9613.80.99




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                                                                      Russian Federation
                                                             Trade and trade-related measures
                                                              (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                             Measure                                           Source/Date                         Status
  Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                                  2008
None
                                                                                  2009
None
                                                                                  2010
Russian Federation Initiation on 5 January 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of activated Permanent Delegation of the Positive preliminary findings of
                   carbon (HS 3802.10.00)                                                          Russian Federation          injury and recommendation for
                                                                                                   (1 June 2010)               the imposition of safeguard
                                                                                                                               measure (5 January 2011)

Belarus,           Initiation on 11 March 2010 of safeguard investigation on imports of caramel   Permanent Delegation of the Definitive duty imposed on 12
Kazakhstan,        (HS 1704.90.71; 1704.90.75; 1806.90.50)                                        Russian Federation          January 2012
Russian Federation                                                                                (25 April 2012)

                                                                                  2011
Belarus,           Initiation on 11 February 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     Permanent Delegation of the
Kazakhstan,        colour-coated steel (HS 7210.70.80; 7210.90.30; 7210.90.80; 7212.40.80;        Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation 7212.60.00; 7225.99.00) from China                                             United Nations (11 May
                                                                                                  2011)

Russian             Initiation on 18 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of    Permanent Delegation of the
Federation and      motor vehicles (HS 8704.21.31; 8704.21.91) from Germany, Italy, Poland,       Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,           and Turkey                                                                    United Nations (14 May
Kazakhstan)                                                                                       2012)

Russian             Initiation on 25 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of    Permanent Delegation of the
Federation and      certain types of tubes of stainless steel (HS 7304.41.00) from China          Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,                                                                                         United Nations (14 May
Kazakhstan)                                                                                       2012)

Other trade measures
                                                                                  2008
Russian Federation Import ban of all meat and meat products from: Mexico, one province of         WHO, Global Public Health     Some of the bans imposed at the
                   Canada, four US states, and 24 Central American and Caribbean countries        Intelligence Network          end of April 2009 have been lifted
                   (A(H1N1) Flu related). Import ban of pig meat and live pigs from: one          (GPHIN), and Official         on imports coming from different
                   province of Canada, seven US states, and the United Kingdom (A(H1N1) Flu       website of                    countries and states, on a case by
                   related)                                                                       Rosselkhoznadzor              case basis
                                                                                                  (http://fsvps.ru)
Russian Federation Increase of export duties on copper (from zero to 10%) (HS 7403)               Permanent Delegation of the   Decision taken on a permanent
                                                                                                  Russian Federation            basis

Russian Federation Reduction of meat tariff quotas and increase of non-quota rates for pork (from Permanent Delegation of the
                   50% to 75%) and poultry (from 60% to 80%), (measure announced                  Russian Federation
                   in November 2007, but effective 1 January 2009)                                (1 November 2008)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on certain types of engines and major            Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                   components for certain types of vehicles                                       Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                  (6 November 2008)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on certain types of civil aircraft (below 50     Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                   passengers capacity and more than 300)                                         Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                  (6 November 2008)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on ferrous scrap                                 Permanent Delegation of the Measure extended for nine
                                                                                                  Russian Federation          months on 14 October 2009
                                                                                                  (6 November 2008)




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Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on butter and certain types of dairy products (by       Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 6 December 2009
                   €0.13 up to €0.35/kg (US$0.19- US$0.5)); and milk and dairy cream (by 5%           Russian Federation
                   up to 20%); for nine months                                                        (6 November 2008)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on cars (by 5% up to 30%); trucks (by 10%-20% up Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 12 July 2010
                   to 25%); buses (by 5%-15% up to 25%), for nine months                       Russian Federation
                                                                                               (6 November 2008)

Russian Federation Provisions granting preferences for local suppliers in government procurement Permanent Delegation of the
                                                                                                 Russian Federation
                                                                                                 (December 2008)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on unalloyed nickel and copper cathode               Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                                                                                                      Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                      (24 December 2008)

                                                                                  2009
Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from 5% to 15%) on wheat and silo harvesters, for      Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 14 November 2009
                   nine months                                                                        Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (9 January 2009)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on soy oil meal, for nine months      Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 6 December 2009
                                                                                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (31 January 2009)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on rice and milling products for nine months            Permanent Delegation of the Measure expired on 15 May 2009
                                                                                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (15 February 2008)

Russian Federation Specific import tariffs (€4.4/cm3 (US$6.5/cm3)) on combine harvesters and          Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 4 January 2010
                   motor vehicles of special purpose, for nine months                                 Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (26 February 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on polyester thread                                  Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                                                                                                      Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                      (10 March 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on raw materials used in the production of rims      Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                   for glasses                                                                        Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                      (31 March 2009)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on certain types of flat TV panels (from 10% to         Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 7 February 2010
                   15%), for nine months                                                              Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (31 March 2009)

Russian Federation Restriction on customs clearance points for exports of metal scrap                 Permanent Delegation of the Measure abolished
                                                                                                      Russian Federation (April
                                                                                                      2009)
Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from 5% to 15%) on steel bars and rods (HS 7213)       Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 7 February 2010
                                                                                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (3 April 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on copper waste and scrap (HS 7404), for nine        Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 7 February 2010
                   months                                                                             Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (3 April 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on components used for the production of rims        Permanent Delegation of the Measure expired on
                   for glasses, for six months                                                        Russian Federation          28 October 2009
                                                                                                      (15 April 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on certain types of digital ships, for nine months   Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 15 January 2010
                                                                                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (15 April 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on child safety seats; for nine months               Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 27 January 2010
                                                                                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (15 April 2009)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on corn starch and manioc starch (from €0.06/kg to      Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 21 February 2010
                   €0.15/kg (US$0.1 to US$0.2/kg)), for nine months                                   Russian Federation
                                                                                                      (15 April 2009)




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Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on chicken and certain types of fertile eggs        Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                                                                                                     Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                     (20 April 2009)

Russian Federation Extension of import duty-free access for linear low density polyethylene, for     Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 20 January 2010
                   nine months                                                                       Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (20 April 2009)

Russian Federation Increase of minimum range of import tariffs on cane raw sugar (from US$140 Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 31 December 2009
                   to US$165/tonne), for eight months. Maximum rate of import tariff on cane  Russian Federation
                   sugar remains unchanged                                                    (1 May 2009)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on asynchronous electric motors (15%), for nine        Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 3 February 2010
                   months                                                                            Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (3 May 2009)

Russian Federation Specific import tariffs (€0.35/kg (US$0.5/kg)) on "other plates", sheets, film,   Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 23 April 2010
                   foil, strip of plastic, for nine months, on top of the 10% applied tariff         Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (15 June 2009)

Russian Federation Specific import tariffs (€0.07/kg (US$0.1/kg)) on pentaerythritol, on top of      Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 23 April 2010
                   the 5% applied tariff for nine months                                             Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (15 June 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on certain chemical products used in leather-shoe Permanent Delegation of the Decision made on a permanent
                   industry; and sheets for veneering of furniture made of topical wood            Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                   (25 June 2009)

Russian Federation Increase on import tariffs (from zero to 5%, and from 5% to 10%) on certain       Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 4 June 2010
                   laundry equipment, for nine months                                                Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (30 July 2009)

Russian Federation Specific import tariffs (€5,000/unit (US$7,400/unit)) on bodies of motor          Permanent Delegation of the
                   vehicles, on top of the 15% applied tariff                                        Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (14 August 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs (previously 15%-20%) on certain components of       Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                   civil aircraft and flight simulators                                              Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                     (20 August 2009)

Russian Federation Specific import tariffs (€0.5/kg (US$0.7/kg)) on cheese, on top of the 15%        Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 25 March 2010
                   applied tariff                                                                    Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (20 August 2009)

Russian Federation Extension of duty-free access for TV plasma screens                               Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 29 May 2010
                                                                                                     Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (20 August 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs (previously 5%) on certain medical equipments       Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                                                                                                     Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                                     (21 August 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs (previously 5%) on ceramic header for the Permanent Delegation of the Decision taken on a permanent
                   production of catalysts                                                 Russian Federation          basis
                                                                                           (28 August 2009)

Russian Federation Extension of duty-free access for certain metal processing equipments             Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 8 July 2010
                   (HS 8455.22), for nine months                                                     Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (8 September 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on stamping machines with        Permanent Delegation of the
                   programmed numerical control                                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                     (13 December 2009)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on stamping machines with        Permanent Delegation of the Measure implemented
                   programmed numerical control (HS 8462.10.10)                                      Russian Federation          in December 2009 and abolished
                                                                                                     (13 December 2009)          in January 2010

                                                                                 2010




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Russian Federation Specific import tariffs (€0.07/kg (US$0.09/kg)) on top of current import duty   Permanent Delegation of the Measure (which was introduced
                   on caustic soda (HS 2815.11.00)                                                 Russian Federation          in September 2009) abolished
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010)           in January 2010

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on water boilers, internal         Permanent Delegation of the Measure (which was introduced
                   combustion engines, air and vacuum pumps (HS Chapter 84)                        Russian Federation          in October 2009) abolished
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010)           in January 2010

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 10%) on certain type of pumps          Permanent Delegation of the Measure implemented
                   (HS 8414.60.00)                                                                 Russian Federation          in November 2009 and abolished
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010)           in January 2010

Russian Federation New import tariffs on polyvinylchloride (from 10% to 15%), but not less than Permanent Delegation of the Measure (which was introduced
                   €0.12/kg (US$0.15/kg) (HS 3904.10.00)                                        Russian Federation          in October 2009) abolished
                                                                                                (1 February 2010)           in January 2010

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on snowmobiles (from 5% to 10%)                      Permanent Delegation of the Measure (which was introduced
                   (HS 8703.10.11), for nine months                                                Russian Federation          in October 2009) abolished
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010)           in January 2010

Russian Federation Reduction on import tariffs (from 20% to 15%) on certain types of corrosion-    Permanent Delegation of the No longer applicable. Safeguard
                   resistant pipes (HS 7304.11; 7304.41; 7304.49; 7306.11; 7306.40), as from       Russian Federation          measure imposed (28.1% for
                   2 November 2009                                                                 (1 February 2010)           three years)

Russian Federation Increase of export duty (from 5% to 20%) on certain magnesium scrap, but        Permanent Delegation of the Effective 8 November 2009
                   not less than €138/tonne (US$170/tonne) (HS 8104.20.00)                         Russian Federation
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010).

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs on live pigs (from 5% to 40%, but not less than      Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 January 2010
                   €0.5/kg (US$0.6/kg)) (HS 0103.91; 0103.92)                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010)

Russian Federation New Decree "Food Security Doctrine" aiming at guaranteeing food security        Permanent Delegation of the
                   and the development of the domestic food production sector. It stipulates       Russian Federation
                   specific weight criteria of domestic production which is used for estimation of (1 February 2010)
                   the level of food security (based on FAO recommendations). Specific weight
                   is stipulate at the level of 95% for grain and potatoes, no less than 90% for
                   milk, no less than 85% for meat and salt, and no less than 80% for sugar and
                   seafood

Russian Federation Reduction of US import quotas for the year 2010 for poultry (from 750,000       Permanent Delegation of the
                   to 600,000 tonnes) (HS 0105; 0207) and pork (from 100,000 to 57,500             Russian Federation
                   tonnes) (HS 0203)                                                               (1 February 2010)

Russian Federation Increase of US import quotas for the year 2010 for beef (from 18,500 to         Permanent Delegation of the
                   21,700 tonnes) (HS 0202)                                                        Russian Federation
                                                                                                   (1 February 2010)

Russian Federation Prolongation in November 2009 of the temporary import tariff increase (from     Permanent Delegation of the
                   5% to 15%) on wheat and silo harvesters (HS 8433.51.00; 8433.59), for nine      Russian Federation
                   months                                                                          (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Prolongation in December 2009 of the temporary import tariff increase (from     Permanent Delegation of the
                   zero to 5%) on soy oil meal (HS 2304.00.00), for nine months                    Russian Federation
                                                                                                   (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from €0.07/kg to €0.12/kg (US$0.09/kg to            Permanent Delegation of the Effective 10 December 2009
                   US$0.15/kg)) on rice and milling products (HS 1006.10; 1006.40;                 Russian Federation
                   1103.19.50; 1103.20.50; 1104.19.91; 1108.19.10), for nine months                (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Prolongation in November 2009 of the import tariff elimination on certain       Permanent Delegation of the
                   types of high-speed trains (HS 8603.10.00; 8605.00.00)                          Russian Federation
                                                                                                   (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Prolongation of the temporary elimination of import tariffs (to zero) for       Permanent Delegation of the Effective 16 November 2009
                   natural rubber (HS 4001.22.00; 4001.29.00)                                      Russian Federation
                                                                                                   (18 May 2010)




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Russian Federation Elimination in January 2010 of the temporary specific import tariff component Permanent Delegation of the
                   (not less than €1.6/unit (US$2.2/unit) on top of current import duty (20%) on Russian Federation
                   tableware (HS 8211.91.30; 8215.20.10; 8215.99.10). Current ad valorem         (18 May 2010)
                   tariff reduced to 15%

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (up to 15%) on certain types of flat metals, and      Permanent Delegation of the Effective 14 February 2010
                   certain types of ferrous metal pipes (up to 15%-20%) (HS 7213, 7214, 7216,       Russian Federation
                   7219, 7220, 7227, 7228, 7303, 7304, 7305, 7306), for nine months                 (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Introduction of export tariffs (5%) on nickel (HS 7502.10.00)                    Permanent Delegation of the Effective 16 December 2009
                                                                                                    Russian Federation
                                                                                                    (18 May 2010).

Russian Federation Reduction of import tariffs (from 20% to 10%) on articles of apparel, clothing Permanent Delegation of the Effective 18 December 2009
                   accessories and other articles of furskin (HS 4303.10.10; 4303.10.90)          Russian Federation
                                                                                                  (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Elimination of import tariffs on polystyrene (HS 3903.11.00)                     Permanent Delegation of the Effective 20 December 2009
                                                                                                    Russian Federation
                                                                                                    (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on polycarbonates                   Permanent Delegation of the Effective February 2010
                   (HS 3907.40.00)                                                                  Russian Federation
                                                                                                    (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Reduction of import tariffs (from 15% to 5%) on drops for eye lenses             Permanent Delegation of the Effective December 2009
                   (HS 3307.90.00)                                                                  Russian Federation
                                                                                                    (18 May 2010)

Russian Federation Elimination of import restrictions on pork from 11 US slaughter plants,        Permanent Delegation of the
                   participating in an "export verification programme"                            Russian Federation
                                                                                                  (1 June 2010)
Russian Federation Implementation of measures aimed at facilitating the imports of meat from      Permanent Delegation of the
                   Paraguay                                                                       Russian Federation
                                                                                                  (1 June 2010)
Russian Federation Extension of duty-free access for certain metal processing equipments          WTO document                    Measure taken on a permanent
                   (HS 8455.22)                                                                   WT/TPR/OV/W/3 of                basis
                                                                                                  14 June 2010
Russian Federation Prolongation in January 2010 of the temporary import tariff increase on butter WTO document                    Measure taken on a permanent
                   and certain types of dairy products (by €0.35/kg up to €0.4/kg (US$0.49/kg to WT/TPR/OV/W/3 of                 basis
                   US$0.56/kg)); and milk and dairy cream (by 5% up to 25%)                       14 June 2010

Russian Federation Modification of export tariffs (from €100/m3 (US$140.2/m3) to 25%, but not       Permanent Delegation of the Effective 21 July 2010
                    less than €15/m3 (US$21/m3)) for certain types of wood chips                    Russian Federation
                    (HS 4403.10.00)                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Russian Federation Elimination of import restrictions on pork (HS 0203) from France, the            Permanent Delegation of the Effective September 2010
                   Netherlands, and the United States                                               Russian Federation
                                                                                                    (11 October 2010)

Russian Federation Local content requirement obligations and 15% price preference for               Permanent Delegation of the
                   domestically produced telecom equipments                                         Russian Federation
                                                                                                    (11 October 2010)

Russian Federation Temporary ban on exports of certain crops such as wheat (HS 1001.10),          Permanent Delegation of the Decree No. 654, adopted on
                   barley (HS 1003), rye (HS 1002), and maize (HS 1005), from 15 August 2010 Russian Federation               30 August 2010, authorized some
                   to 31 December 2010. Export ban duration extended until November 2011          (11 October 2010)           limited grain exports before the
                                                                                                                              end of 2010
Russian Federation Decree No. 1173 regulating the exports and imports of precious metals and      Permanent Delegation of the
                   gems. Traders are allowed to export only if they supply a sufficient amount to Russian Federation
                   the State Reserves. Belarus and Kazakhstan (Custom Union members) are          (11 October 2010)
                   exempted
Russian Federation Temporary import ban on meat and meat products from specified origins          Permanent Delegation of the Effective October 2010 to April
                   (Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Brazil, France, Germany, Netherlands, Serbia, Russian Federation to the     2011
                   Spain, Turkey, and the United States)                                          United Nations (11 May
                                                                                                  2011)

Belarus,           Adoption of a Common External Tariff (CET) consisting of 11,211 tariff           Permanent Delegation of the Effective 27 November 2009
Kazakhstan,        lines, of which 9,242 are subject to ad valorem duties, 1,751 to compound        Russian Federation
Russian Federation duties and 218 to specific duties, in some cases resulting in country specific   (12 April 2010)
                   decrease or increase of import tariffs




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Belarus,           Increase of specific import tariffs (from €0.3/kg to €0.6/kg (US$0.42/kg to     Permanent Delegation of the Effective 24 May 2010
Kazakhstan,        US$0.84/kg)) on top of import duty (15%)) on certain types of processed         Russian Federation
Russian Federation cheese (HS 0406.30.10; 0406.30.31; 0406.30.39; 0406.30.90)                      (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Modification of import tariffs (from 15% but not less than €0.12/kg to          Permanent Delegation of the Effective 3 July 2010
Kazakhstan,        €0.4/kg (US$0.17/kg to US$0.56/kg)) for palm oil in tare exceeding              Russian Federation
Russian Federation 200,000 kg net weight or below (HS 1511.10.90)                                  (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs on wood sheets for veneering of a thickness not   Permanent Delegation of the Effective 3 July 2010
Kazakhstan,        exceeding 1 mm (HS 4408.39.31)                                                  Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs (from 15% to 5%) on certain form of safety glass    Permanent Delegation of the Effective 3 July 2010
Kazakhstan,        (HS 7007.19.80)                                                                 Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs on photosensitive semiconductor devices           Permanent Delegation of the Effective 3 July 2010
Kazakhstan,        (HS 8541.40.90)                                                                 Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Introduction of import tariffs (15%) on plastic parts for frames and mountings Permanent Delegation of the Effective 29 July 2010.
Kazakhstan,        for spectacles, goggles or the like (HS 9003.90.00)                            Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs on Tungsten (wolfram) waste and scrap             Permanent Delegation of the Effective 19 August 2010
Kazakhstan,        (HS 8101.97.00)                                                                 Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs on cermets waste and scrap (HS 8113.00.40)        Permanent Delegation of the Effective 19 August 2010
Kazakhstan,                                                                                        Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs (from 20% to 15%) on wines (HS 2204.29)             Permanent Delegation of the Effective 23 September 2010
Kazakhstan,        imported in tare exceeding 227 litres                                           Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from 5% to 15%) on grape must (HS 2204.30.98)       Permanent Delegation of the Effective 23 September 2010
Kazakhstan,                                                                                        Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from 10% to 15%, but not less than €1/kg            Permanent Delegation of the Effective 23 September 2010
Kazakhstan,        (US$1.4/kg)) on plastic caps and capsule for bottles (HS 3923.50.10;            Russian Federation
Russian Federation 3923.50.90)                                                                     (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Increase of specific import tariffs (from €6.9/unit to €20/unit (from           Permanent Delegation of the Effective 23 September 2010
Kazakhstan,        US$9.7/unit to US$28/unit)) on top of the current import duty (20%) on          Russian Federation
Russian Federation retreated tyres (HS 4012.11.00; 4012.20.00)                                     (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on certain agricultural equipments Permanent Delegation of the Effective 16 October 2010
Kazakhstan,         (HS 8428.90.71; 8428.90.79; 8436.10.00)                                        Russian Federation
Russian Federation                                                                                 (11 October 2010)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs (from 5% and 10% to zero) on special portal       Permanent Delegations of    Effective 13 November 2010
Kazakhstan,        machinery (HS 8426.12.00; 8426.30.00; 8426.41.00)                               Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation                                                                                 Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                   United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                   2011)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs (from 5% to zero) on cooking coal (HS             Permanent Delegations of    Effective 18 November 2010
Kazakhstan,        2701.12.10)                                                                     Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation                                                                                 Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                   United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                   2011)

Belarus,           Temporary elimination of import tariffs (from 5% and 15% to zero) on certain Permanent Delegations of    Effective 23 November 2010 to 1
Kazakhstan,        food products, i.e. seed potatoes, potatoes for the manufacture of starch,   Belarus, Kazakhstan and the June 2011
Russian Federation white cabbages, buckwheat for sowing (HS 0701; 0702; 0703; 0704; 1008.10) Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                2011)




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Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on elevators (HS 8428.32.00) and Permanent Delegations of    Effective 15 December 2010
Kazakhstan,        conveyors (HS 8428.39.90)                                                     Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation                                                                               Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                 United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                 2011)

Belarus,           Increase of export tariffs (from zero to 10%) on copper cathode (HS               Custom Union Commission      Effective 19 December 2010
Kazakhstan,        7403.11.00), and (from 5% to 10%) on not alloyed nickel (HS 7502.10.00)           Resolutions Nos. 839 and
Russian Federation                                                                                   892 (19 December 2010)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs (from 5% to zero) on compounded rubber (HS          Permanent Delegation of      Effective 21 December 2010
Kazakhstan,        4005.99.00)                                                                       Belarus to the United
Russian Federation                                                                                   Nations (11 April 2011)

                                                                                2011
Russian Federation New regulation prohibiting the use of poultry meat (except refrigerated,          Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 January 2011
                   mechanically rolled and collagen raw poultry meat) in the production of           Russian Federation to the
                   certain food products, i.e. baby food, dietary (medical) food, specialized food   United Nations (11 May
                   products for pregnant and lactating women                                         2011)

Russian Federation Reduction of US import quotas for the year 2010 for poultry (from 750,000         Permanent Delegation of the Further reduction of the quota to
                   to 600,000 tonnes) (HS 0105; 0207)                                                Russian Federation to the   350,000 tonnes
                                                                                                     United Nations (11 May
                                                                                                     2011)

Russian Federation Amendments to the "Industrial Assembling Investment Regime", introducing          Permanent Delegation of the Effective until 31 December 2020
                   new local content requirements for domestic car assembly industries (30% of       Russian Federation to the
                   the cars subject to be manufactured with locally produced engines or              United Nations (11 May
                   transmissions)                                                                    2011)

Russian Federation Temporary import ban on some food products from certain regions of Japan,         Permanent Delegation of the Effective 23 March 2011
                   as a result of the nuclear crisis                                                 Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                     United Nations (11 May
                                                                                                     2011)

Russian Federation Export ban on certain crops, i.e. wheat (HS 1001.10), barley (HS 1003), rye       Permanent Delegation of the The ban was lifted on 1 July 2011
                   (HS 1002), maize (HS 1005) (originally implemented 15 August 2010)                Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                     United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Russian Federation Temporary import ban on fresh vegetables from the EU                              Permanent Delegation of the The ban was lifted on 9 August
                                                                                                     Russian Federation to the   2011
                                                                                                     United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Russian Federation Temporary import quotas on ozone-depleting substances "halogenated                Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 August 2011 to 31
                   derivatives of hydrocarbons" (HS 2903.49.10)                                      Russian Federation to the   December 2011
                                                                                                     United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Russian Federation Introduction of new determination of export tariffs on nickel (HS 7502.10.00) Permanent Delegation of the Effective 28 May 2011
                   depending on world market prices                                              Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                 United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                 2011)

Belarus,           Temporary introduction of tariff rate quotas on imports of certain food           Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 January 2011 to 31
Kazakhstan,        products, i.e. bovine meat (HS 0201; 0202), pork and pork trimmings (HS           Belarus to the United        December 2011
Russian Federation 0203), and poultry (HS 0207)                                                      Nations (11 April 2011)

Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 5% to zero) on        Permanent Delegation of      Effective 7 January 2011
Kazakhstan,        heparin and its salts (HS 3001.90.91); and (from 25% to 15%) on dumpers           Belarus to the United
Russian Federation designed for off-highway use (HS 8704.10.10)                                      Nations (11 April 2011)

Belarus,           Temporary reduction of import tariffs (from 15% to 5%) on paper and               Permanent Delegations of    Effective 28 January 2011
Kazakhstan,        paperboard weighing less than 150 g/m2, of a kind used as a base for              Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation photosensitive, heat-sensitive or electro-sensitive paper or paperboard (HS       Russian Federation to the
                   4810.13.80; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.29.30)                                   United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                     2011)




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Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on self-propelled railway           Permanent Delegations of    Effective 16 February 2011
Kazakhstan,        coaches (HS 8603.10.00) and railway coaches, not self-propelled (HS                Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation 8605.00.00)                                                                        Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on certain types of flour and       Permanent Delegations of    Effective 17 February 2011 to 30
Kazakhstan,        cereal products (HS 1103.19.90; 1104.29.18; 1104.29.30)                            Belarus, Kazakhstan and the June 2011
Russian Federation                                                                                    Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from 5% to 10%, but not less than €0.15/kg) on         Permanent Delegations of    Effective 24 February 2011
Kazakhstan,        nonwovens, whether or not impregnated, coated, covered or laminated                Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation weighing more than 150g/m2 (HS 5603.94.90)                                         Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to zero) on certain types of grains, i.e.   Permanent Delegations of    Effective 1 March 2011 to 30
Kazakhstan,        durum wheat, common wheat, meslin, rye, barley, oats, and corn (HS 1001;           Belarus, Kazakhstan and the June 2011
Russian Federation 1002; 1003.00; 1004.00; 1005)                                                      Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs (from 15% to 5%) on certain refrigerators and          Permanent Delegations of    Effective 17 March 2011
Kazakhstan,        freezers equipment (HS 8418.99.10)                                                 Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation                                                                                    Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Temporary reduction of import tariffs on palm oil and its fractions, whether or Permanent Delegations of    Effective 17 March 2011
Kazakhstan,        not refined, but not chemically modified (HS 1511)                              Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation                                                                                 Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                   United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                   2011)

Belarus,           Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to US$50/tonne) on certain types of         Permanent Delegation of       Effective 31 March 2011 to 30
Kazakhstan,        sugar (HS 1701.11.10; 1701.11.90; 1701.91.00)                                      Belarus to the United         April 2011
Russian Federation                                                                                    Nations (11 April 2011)

Belarus,           Introduction of specific import tariff (€0.3/kg) on top of current import duty     Permanent Delegations of    Effective 4 April 2011
Kazakhstan,        (15%) on chain and parts of iron and steel the constituent material with a         Belarus, Kazakhstan and the
Russian Federation maximum cross-sectional dimension of 16 mm or less (HS 7315.82)                    Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Temporary reduction of import tariffs (to zero) on certain food products, i.e.     Permanent Delegations of    Effective 4 April 2011 to 30 June
Kazakhstan,        bulb onions and shallots (HS 0703.10.19), carrots (HS 0706.10.00), and             Belarus, Kazakhstan and the 2011
Russian Federation beetroots (HS 0706.90.90)                                                          Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                      United Nations (11 April
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Creation (merge) of a new tariff line (HS 7105.10.00 - diamonds) with an           Permanent Delegation of the Effective 7 April 2011
Kazakhstan,        import tariff of 10%, resulting in an increase of import tariffs on dust and       Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation powder of natural or synthetic precious or semi-precious stones (HS                United Nations (11 May
                   7105.10.00.01) (from 5% to 10%); and in a decrease of import tariffs on other      2011)
                   diamonds (HS 7105.10.00.09) (from 20% to 10%)

Belarus,           Temporary elimination of import tariffs on certain civil aircraft (HS              Permanent Delegation of the
Kazakhstan,        8802.40.00)                                                                        Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation                                                                                    United Nations (11 May
                                                                                                      2011)

Belarus,           Reduction of import tariffs (from 10% to 5%) on monofilament (HS 5404)             Permanent Delegation of the Effective 13 May 2011
Kazakhstan,                                                                                           Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation                                                                                    United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                      2011)




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Belarus,           Temporary elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on certain synthetic filament   Permanent Delegation of the Effective 19 May 2011
Kazakhstan,        yarn (HS 5402.20.00) and fresh or chilled fish "capelin" (HS 0302.69.99)          Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation                                                                                   United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs (from 5% to zero) on oilcake and other solid        Permanent Delegation of the Effective 31 July 2011
Kazakhstan,        residues, whether or not ground or in the form of pellets, resulting from the     Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation extraction of soya-bean oil (HS 2304.00.00)                                       United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Belarus,           Temporary elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on natural calcium       Permanent Delegation of the Effective 10 June 2011 to 31
Kazakhstan,        phosphates, natural aluminium calcium phosphates, and phosphatic chalk (HS Russian Federation to the   December 2011
Russian Federation 2510.20.00)                                                                United Nations (17 October
                                                                                              2011)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on crude oil (HS 2709.00.90)              Permanent Delegation of the Effective 28 June 2011
Kazakhstan,                                                                                          Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation                                                                                   United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Belarus,           Temporary increase of import tariffs (5%) on multi-ply paper and paperboard       Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 September 2011 to 29
Kazakhstan,        with each layer bleached (HS 4810.92.10)                                          Russian Federation to the   August 2012
Russian Federation                                                                                   United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on continuous-action elevators       Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 September 2011
Kazakhstan,        and conveyors for goods and materials, specially designed for underground         Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation (HS 8428.31.00); and mobile hydraulic-powered mine roof supporters (HS            United Nations (17 October
                   8479.89.30)                                                                       2011)

Belarus,           Elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on tractors, used for laying skiing tracks Permanent Delegations of   Effective 1 September 2011
Kazakhstan,        (HS 8701.30.10)                                                                    Belarus and the Russian
Russian Federation                                                                                    Federation to the United
                                                                                                      Nations (3 October 2011)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on certain agricultural machinery, Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 September 2011
Kazakhstan,        i.e. disc harrows (HS 8432.21.00; 8432.30.19); and pick-up balers (HS           Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation 8433.40.10)                                                                     United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                   2011)

Belarus,           Temporary elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on certain types of puree and Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 September 2011 to 31
Kazakhstan,        concentrates used for the production of juices (HS 2007.99.57; 2007.99.98;      Russian Federation to the   May 2012
Russian Federation 2008.50.61; 2008.70.61)                                                         United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                   2011)

Belarus,           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on sprayers and powder               Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 September 2011
Kazakhstan,        distributors designed to be mounted on or drawn by tractors (HS 8424.81.91);      Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation beet-topping machines and beet harvesters (HS 8433.53.30); and other              United Nations (17 October
                   harvesting machinery (HS 8433.59.80)                                              2011)

Belarus,           Introduction of a specific import tariff (€5/unit (US$7/unit)) in replacement of Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 September 2011
Kazakhstan,        ad valorem import duty (10%) on liquid-filled radiators (HS 8516.29.10)          Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation                                                                                  United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                    2011)

Belarus,           Introduction of import/export ban/restriction on raw, tanned and dressed fur      Permanent Delegation of the Effective 20 August 2011
Kazakhstan,        skin (or piece/cuttings thereof) of harp seal and their white coat pups (HS       Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation 4301.80.99; 4301.90.00; 4302.19.41; 4302.19.49; 4302.20.00; 4302.30.51;           United Nations (17 October
                   4302.30.55)                                                                       2011)

Belarus,           Introduction of a temporary specific import tariff (safeguard)                    Permanent Delegation of the Effective 20 August 2011 to 17
Kazakhstan,        (US$282.4/tonne) on certain types of fasteners (bolts and nuts) (HS               Russian Federation to the   March 2014
Russian Federation 7318.15.81; 7318.15.89; 7318.15.90; 7318.16.91; 7318.16.99; 7318.21.00)           United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Belarus,           Introduction of a temporary specific import tariff (safeguard) (US$1.4/kg) on     Permanent Delegation of the Effective 20 August 2011 to 26
Kazakhstan,        tableware of stainless steel (HS 8211.91.30; 8215.20.10; 8215.99.10)              Russian Federation to the   December 2012
Russian Federation                                                                                   United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)




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Belarus,           Introduction of a temporary specific import tariff (safeguard) on tubes of        Permanent Delegation of the Effective 20 August 2011 to 1
Kazakhstan,        stainless steel with an external diameter not exceeding 426 mm (HS                Russian Federation to the   November 2012
Russian Federation 7304.11.10; 7304.11.30; 7304.11.90; 7304.41.00; 7304.49.10; 7304.49.92;           United Nations (17 October
                   7304.49.99; 7306.11.11; 7306.11.19; 7306.11.90; 7306.40.20; 7306.40.80)           2011)
                   (9.9% but not less than US$1,500/tonne)

Belarus,           Elimination of import and export licensing requirement on drugs used in           Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 October 2011
Kazakhstan,        veterinary medicines (HS 2922; 2930; 2932; 2936; 2937; 2938; 2939; 2941;          Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation 3001; 3002; 3003; 3004; 3006; 3401; 3402; 3808; 3822)                             United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

Belarus,           Update of the import/export licensing requirement list of narcotics               Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 October 2011
Kazakhstan,        psychotropic agents and their precursors resulting in the incorporation of 22     Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation HS tariff lines (HS 1209; 1211; 2806; 2807; 2812; 2902; 2903; 2905; 2912;         United Nations (17 October
                   2915; 2916; 2920; 2921; 2922; 2924; 2926; 2932; 2933; 2934) and the               2011)
                   removal of 14 HS tariff lines (HS 2804; 2806; 2807; 2841; 2909; 2914; 2915;
                   2916; 2922; 2924, 2932; 2939; 3003, 3004)

Belarus,           Creation of new tariff lines (HS 3104; 3214; 4011; 4202; 7220; 7607; 8105;        Permanent Delegation of the
Kazakhstan,        8430; 8462; 8517; 8528; 8905) in some cases resulting in an increase of           Russian Federation to the
Russian Federation import tariffs and other cases in a decrease of import tariffs                    United Nations (17 October
                                                                                                     2011)

                                                                                 2012
Russian Federation Extension of price preference for locally manufactured goods under                Permanent Delegation of the
                   government procurement scheme                                                     Russian Federation to the
                                                                                                     United Nations (14 May
                                                                                                     2012)

Russian            Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on machines for cleaning sorting     Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 January 2012
Federation and     or grading seed, grain or dried leguminous vegetables (HS 8437.10.00)             Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,                                                                                            United Nations (3 October
Kazakhstan)                                                                                          2011)

Russian            Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 10% but not less than €2.5/kg (US$3)) Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 January 2012
Federation and     on drilling machines (HS 8430.41.00; 8430.49.00)                               Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,                                                                                         United Nations (26 April
Kazakhstan)                                                                                       2012)

Russian            Introduction of import tariff quotas for 2012 on certain products, i.e. poultry   Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 January 2012
Federation and     (HS 0207.14.20; 0207.14.60) (250,000 tonnes), beef (HS 0202) (530,000             Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,          tonnes), and pork (400,000 tonnes) (HS 0203)                                      United Nations (26 April
Kazakhstan)                                                                                          2012)

Russian            Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 15%) on carbon electrodes not            Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 January 2012
Federation and     exceeding 1,000 mm (HS 8545.11.00)                                                Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,                                                                                            United Nations (14 May
Kazakhstan)                                                                                          2012)

Russian            Temporary elimination of import tariffs on concentrated apple juices and          Permanent Delegation of the Effective 2 January 2012 to 2
Federation and     apple puree including compotes (HS 2007.99.97; 2009.79.19; 2009.79.30)            Russian Federation to the   September 2012
(Belarus,                                                                                            United Nations (26 April
Kazakhstan)                                                                                          2012)

Russian            Extension of the temporary reduction of import tariffs (from 15% to 5%) on        Permanent Delegation of the Effective 22 February 2012 to 31
Federation and     paper and cardboard (HS 4810.13.80; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.29.30)           Russian Federation to the   December 2012
(Belarus,                                                                                            United Nations (26 April
Kazakhstan)                                                                                          2012)

Russian            Reduction of import tariffs (from 15% to 10%) on bars of non-alloy steel (HS Permanent Delegation of the Effective 9 March 2012
Federation and     7214.91.00; 7214.91.90; 7214.99.10; 7214.99.39; 7216.21.00; 7216.22.00;      Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,          7216.31.90; 7216.32.11; 7216.33.10; 7216.33.90; 7216.40.10)                  United Nations (26 April
Kazakhstan)                                                                                     2012)

Russian            Temporary increase of import tariffs (to US$140/tonne) on certain types of        Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 May 2012 to 31 July
Federation and     sugar (HS 1701.13.10; 1701.13.90; 1701.14.10; 1701.14.90; 1701.91.00)             Russian Federation to the   2012
(Belarus,                                                                                            United Nations (26 April
Kazakhstan)                                                                                          2012)




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Russian             Modification of import tariffs (from 20% but at least €3/unit (US$4/unit) to    Permanent Delegation of the
Federation and      10% but at least €10/unit (US$13/unit)) on certain watches (HS 9102.11.00;      Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,           9102.12.00; 9102.19.00; 9102.21.00; 9102.29.00; 9102.91.00; 9102.99.00)         United Nations (14 May
Kazakhstan)                                                                                         2012)

Russian             Elimination of import tariffs (previously 15%) on cobalt powders (HS            Permanent Delegation of the
Federation and      8105.20.00)                                                                     Russian Federation to the
(Belarus,                                                                                           United Nations (14 May
Kazakhstan)                                                                                         2012)




NON VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                            Measure                                              Source/Date            Status
 Member State
                                                                                2010
Russian Federation Reported import ban on wines (HS 2204; 2205) from Moldova                        Press reports (27 July 2010)

Russian Federation Temporary price controls scheme, fixing maximum retail prices on "socially       Press reports
                   important food products" such as meat, fish, dairy products, eggs, oil, wheat,   (17 August 2010)
                   fruits, and vegetables




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3802.10.00




1704.90.71; 1704.90.75; 1806.90.50




7210.70.80; 7210.90.30; 7210.90.80; 7212.40.80; 7212.60.00; 7225.99.00




8704.21.31; 8704.21.91                                                         Germany,
                                                                               Italy, Poland,
                                                                               Turkey


7304.41.00                                                                     China




7403




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7213




7404




             7:44 PM
       184   2/2/2013
8455.22




8462.10.10




                   7:44 PM
             185   2/2/2013
2815.11.00




84




8414.60.00




3904.10.00




8703.10.11




7304.11; 7304.41; 7304.49; 7306.11; 7306.40




8104.20.00




0103.91; 0103.92




0105; 0203; 0207




0202




8433.51.00; 8433.59




2304.00.00




1006.10; 1006.40; 1103.19.50; 1103.20.50; 1104.19.91; 1108.19.10




8603.10.00; 8605.00.00




4001.22.00; 4001.29.00




                                                                         7:44 PM
                                                                   186   2/2/2013
8211.91.30; 8215.20.10; 8215.99.10




7213, 7214, 7216, 7219, 7220, 7227, 7228, 7303, 7304, 7305, 7306




7502.10.00




4303.10.10; 4303.10.90




3903.11.00




3907.40.00




3307.90.00




8455.22




4403.10.00




0203




1001.10; 1002; 1003; 1005




                                                                         7:44 PM
                                                                   187   2/2/2013
0406.30.10; 0406.30.31; 0406.30.39; 0406.30.90




1511.10.90




4408.39.31




7007.19.80




8541.40.90




9003.90.00




8101.97.00




8113.00.40




2204.29




2204.30.98




3923.50.10; 3923.50.90




4012.11.00; 4012.20.00




8428.90.71; 8428.90.79; 8436.10.00




8426.12.00; 8426.30.00; 8426.41.00




2701.12.10




0701; 0702; 0703; 0704; 1008.10




                                                       7:44 PM
                                                 188   2/2/2013
8428.32.00; 8428.39.90




7403.11.00; 7502.10.00




4005.99.00




0105; 0207




1001.10; 1002; 1003; 1005




2903.49.10                                             World




7502.10.00




0201; 0202; 0203; 0207




3001.90.91; 8704.10.10




4810.13.80; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.29.30




                                                           7:44 PM
                                                 189       2/2/2013
8603.10.00; 8605.00.00




1103.19.90; 1104.29.18; 1104.29.30




5603.94.90




1001; 1002; 1003.00; 1004.00; 1005




8418.99.10




1511




1701.11.10; 1701.11.90; 1701.91.00




7315.82




0703.10.19; 0706.10.00; 0706.90.90




7105.10.00




8802.40.00




5404




                                           7:44 PM
                                     190   2/2/2013
0302.69.99; 5402.20.00




2304.00.00




2510.20.00




2709.00.90




4810.92.10                                                                                 World




8428.31.00; 8479.89.30                                                                     World




8701.30.10




8432.21.00; 8432.30.19; 8433.40.10                                                         World




2007.99.57; 2007.99.98; 2008.50.61; 2008.70.61




8424.81.91; 8433.53.30; 8433.59.80; 8437.10.00                                             World




8516.29.10                                                                                 World




4301.80.99; 4301.90.00; 4302.19.41; 4302.19.49; 4302.20.00; 4302.30.51; 4302.30.55         World




7318.15.81; 7318.15.89; 7318.15.90; 7318.16.91; 7318.16.99; 7318.21.00




8211.91.30; 8215.20.10; 8215.99.10




                                                                                               7:44 PM
                                                                                     191       2/2/2013
7304.11.10; 7304.11.30; 7304.11.90; 7304.41.00; 7304.49.10; 7304.49.92; 7304.49.99; 7306.11.11; 7306.11.19; 7306.11.90; 7306.40.20;
7306.40.80




2922; 2930; 2932; 2936; 2937; 2938; 2939; 2941; 3001; 3002; 3003; 3004; 3006; 3401; 3402; 3808; 3822




1209; 1211; 2806; 2807; 2812; 2902; 2903; 2905; 2912; 2915; 2916; 2920; 2921; 2922; 2924; 2926; 2932; 2933; 2934                      World




3104; 3214; 4011; 4202; 7220; 7607; 8105; 8430; 8462; 8517; 8528; 8905




8437.10.00                                                                                                                            World




8430.41.00; 8430.49.00




0202; 0203; 0207.14.20; 0207.14.60                                                                                                    World




8545.11.00




2007.99.97; 2009.79.19; 2009.79.30




4810.13.80; 4810.19.90; 4810.22.10; 4810.29.30




7214.91.00; 7214.91.90; 7214.99.10; 7214.99.39; 7216.21.00; 7216.22.00; 7216.31.90; 7216.32.11; 7216.33.10; 7216.33.90; 7216.40.10




1701.13.10; 1701.13.90; 1701.14.10; 1701.14.90; 1701.91.00




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                                                                                    192                                                   2/2/2013
9102.11.00; 9102.12.00; 9102.19.00; 9102.21.00; 9102.29.00; 9102.91.00; 9102.99.00




8105.20.00




2204; 2205




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                                                              Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
                                                          Trade and trade-related measures
                                                           (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                          Measure                                              Source/Date                            Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                               2008
None
                                                                               2009
None
                                                                               2010
Bahrain, Kuwait, Termination on 9 May 2010 (without measure) of safeguard investigation on        The Cooperation Council for
Oman, Qatar,     imports of iron or non-alloy steel profiles (HS 7216.10; 7216.21; 7216.31;       the Arab States of the Gulf
Saudi Arabia,    7216.32; 7216.33; 7216.40; 7216.50) (initiated on 7 November 2009)               Technical Secretariat of Anti-
United    Arab                                                                                    Dumping - Notice No. (2)
Emirates (Gulf                                                                                    for the year 2010 (31 May
Cooperation                                                                                       2010) and WTO document
Council)                                                                                          G/SG/Q2/ARE/2, 2 February
                                                                                                  2011


Bahrain, Kuwait, Termination on 9 May 2010 (without measure) of safeguard investigation on The Cooperation Council for
Oman, Qatar,     imports of coated paper (HS 4805) (initiated on 7 November 2009)          the Arab States of the Gulf
Saudi Arabia,                                                                              Technical Secretariat of Anti-
United    Arab                                                                             Dumping - Notice No. (1)
Emirates (Gulf                                                                             for the year 2010 (31 May
Cooperation                                                                                2010) and WTO document
Council)                                                                                   G/SG/Q2/ARE/2, 2 February
                                                                                           2011


                                                                               2011
None
Other trade measures
                                                                               2008
None
                                                                               2009
Saudi Arabia,     Elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on 92 products                          Permanent Delegation of          Effective 6 June 2009
Kingdom of                                                                                        Saudi Arabia to the WTO
                                                                                                  (11 May 2011)
Saudi Arabia,     Import ban on used cars, buses and light transport older than five years, and   Permanent Delegation of          Effective December 2009
Kingdom of        heavy trucks older than 10 years                                                Saudi Arabia to the WTO
                                                                                                  (11 May 2011)
                                                                               2010
Saudi Arabia,     Re-imposition of import tariffs (5%) for imports of steel (HS 7213; 7214;       Permanent Delegation of          Effective January 2010
Kingdom of        7215), as from January 2010. Imports from Gulf Cooperation Council              Saudi Arabia to the WTO
                  members exempted                                                                (2 June 2010)
Saudi Arabia,     Reduction of import tariffs (from 7.5%-20% to 5.5%-6.5%) on 112 tariff          Permanent Delegation of          Effective 10 December 2010
Kingdom of        lines, and (from 25% to 15%) on 10 seasonal goods                               Saudi Arabia to the WTO
                                                                                                  (11 May 2011)
                                                                               2011
Saudi Arabia,     Temporary reduction of import tariffs (from 10%-25% to 5%) on 180               Permanent Delegation of          Effective February 2011, for three
Kingdom of        consumer goods                                                                  Saudi Arabia to the WTO          years
                                                                                                  (11 May 2011)




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7216.10; 7216.21; 7216.31; 7216.32; 7216.33; 7216.40; 7216.50




4805




7213; 7214; 7215




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                                                                      South Africa
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                              Source/Date                        Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                             2008
None
                                                                             2009
South Africa     Initiation on 23 January 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
                 staple polyester fibre (HS 5503.20) from China                                   G/ADP/N/202/ZAF,            imposed on 6 November 2009
                                                                                                  12 July 2010                and 28 May 2010 respectively

South Africa     Termination on 8 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of suspension        WTO document
                 PVC (HS 3904.10) from Brazil, France, United Kingdom and the United              G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                 States (imposed on 27 March 1997)                                                9 October 2009
South Africa     Termination on 8 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of uncoated          WTO document
                 wood-free paper (HS 4802.5) from Brazil and Poland (imposed on                   G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                 13 February 1998)                                                                9 October 2009
South Africa     Termination on 8 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of aluminium         WTO document
                 hollowware (HS 7615.19) from China and Egypt (imposed on                         G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                 7 February 1997)                                                                 9 October 2009
South Africa     Termination on 8 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of carbon            WTO document
                 black (HS 2803) from Egypt and India (imposed on 10 September 1999)              G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                                                                                                  9 October 2009
South Africa     Termination on 8 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of welded            WTO document
                 galvanized steel pipe (HS 7306.30) from India (imposed on 14 June 2002)          G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                                                                                                  9 October 2009
South Africa     Termination on 8 May 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of garden            WTO document
                 picks "forged from carbon steel with hardened and tempered points, or            G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                 technically described as a chisel or a diamond pick" (HS 8201.30) from India     9 October 2009
                 (imposed on 11 October 1996)
South Africa     Initiation on 29 May 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of tall oil   WTO document                Recommendation by the
                 fatty acids (HS 3823.13) from the United States (possible circumvention)         G/ADP/N/209/ZAF,            International Trade
                                                                                                  15 February 2011 and        Administration Commission to
                                                                                                  Report No. 321 of the       terminate the investigation. No
                                                                                                  International Trade         dumping (5 February 2010)
                                                                                                  Administration Commission
                                                                                                  (18 December 2009)

South Africa     Termination on 12 June 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of automatic       WTO document
                 circuit breakers (HS 8536.20) from France and Italy (imposed on                  G/ADP/N/188/ZAF/Rev.1,
                 8 August 1997)                                                                   9 October 2009
South Africa     Initiation on 3 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of            WTO document
                 shocktubes (HS 3603.00) from China                                               G/ADP/N/195/ZAF,
                                                                                                  5 February 2010
South Africa     Termination on 15 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of welded          WTO document
                 stainless steel tubes and pipes (HS 7306.40) from Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia;      G/ADP/N/195/ZAF,
                 and Chinese Taipei (imposed on 18 June 1999)                                     5 February 2010

South Africa     Termination on 31 July 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of flat-rolled     WTO document
                 products of iron or non-alloy steel (HS 7210.70; 7212.40) from Australia         G/ADP/N/195/ZAF,
                 (imposed on 2 April 2004)                                                        5 February 2010
South Africa     Termination on 9 October 2009 for imports from China, and on                     WTO document
                 27 November 2009 for imports from Turkey of anti-dumping duties on               G/ADP/N/195/ZAF,
                 imports of acrylic fabrics (HS 5512; 5515; 5801) from China (imposed on          5 February 2010
                 12 November 2004) and Turkey (imposed on 10 November 2004)

South Africa     Termination on 6 November 2009 (without measure) of countervailing               WTO document
                 investigation on imports of stainless steel sinks (HS 7324.10) from Malaysia     G/SCM/N/203/ZAF,
                 (initiated on 25 July 2008)                                                      9 February 2010
South Africa     Termination on 27 November 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
                 acrylic fabrics (HS 5512; 5515; 5801) from Turkey (imposed                       G/ADP/N/195/ZAF,
                 in November 2004)                                                                5 February 2010
                                                                              2010




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South Africa     Termination on 14 July 2010 (no sunset review initiated before lapse date) of       WTO document
                 anti-dumping duties on imports of acetaminophenol (HS 2924.29.05) from              G/ADP/N/209/ZAF,
                 France (imposed on 18 June 1999)                                                    15 February 2011

South Africa     Termination on 16 July 2010 (no sunset review initiated before lapse date) of       WTO document
                 anti-dumping duties on imports of nuts of iron or steel (HS 7318.16) from           G/ADP/N/209/ZAF,
                 Chinese Taipei (imposed on 6 August 1999)                                           15 February 2011

South Africa     Termination on 16 July 2010 (without measure) of anti-dumping investigation WTO document
                 on imports of garden picks "forged from carbon steel with hardened and      G/ADP/N/209/ZAF,
                 tempered points, or technically described as a chisel or a diamond pick"    15 February 2011
                 (HS 8201.30.03) from India (initiated on 23 October 2009)

South Africa     Termination on 23 July 2010 (no sunset review initiated before lapse date) of       WTO document
                 anti-dumping duties on imports of blankets (HS 6301.90) from Turkey                 G/ADP/N/209/ZAF,
                 (imposed on 18 June 1999)                                                           15 February 2011
                                                                            2011
South Africa     Termination on 6 May 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of biaxially      WTO document
                 orientated polymers of propylene (BOPP) (HS 3920.20) from Brazil              G/ADP/N/216/ZAF, 28 July
                 (imposed on 13 April 2007)                                                    2011
South Africa     Termination on 17 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of lysine (HS   WTO document
                 2922.41) from the United States (imposed on 25 January 2002)                  G/ADP/N/216/ZAF, 28 July
                                                                                               2011
South Africa     Termination on 17 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of carbon       WTO document
                 black (HS 2803) from Thailand (imposed on 13 October 2000)                    G/ADP/N/216/ZAF, 28 July
                                                                                               2011
South Africa     Initiation on 24 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of frozen WTO document                    Preliminary determination for
                 chicken meat, whole bird and boneless cuts and offal "species Gallus          G/ADP/N/216/ZAF, 28 July        imposition of provisional
                 Domesticus" (HS 0207.12.90; 0207.14.10) from Brazil                           2011 and Report No. 389         payments made by ITAC on 30
                                                                                               International Trade             January 2012
                                                                                               Administration Commission
                                                                                               (30 January 2012)


South Africa     Initiation on 23 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
                 frit (HS 3207.40) from Brazil                                                       G/ADP/N/223/ZAF,
                                                                                                     6 February 2012
South Africa     Initiation on 23 September 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document
                 screw studding (rods threaded throughout) of steel and of stainless steel           G/ADP/N/223/ZAF,
                 "threaded rods" (HS 7318.15.35; 7318.15.41) from China                              6 February 2012

South Africa     Initiation on 18 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document              Provisional duty imposed
                 fully threaded screws with hexagon heads, excluding those of stainless steel        G/ADP/N/223/ZAF,
                 (HS 7318.15.39) from China                                                          6 February 2012
South Africa     Termination on 21 December 2011 (no sunset review initiated before lapse            WTO document
                 date) of anti-dumping duties on imports of multi-ply paper and paperboard           G/ADP/N/223/ZAF,
                 with a mass of 180g/m2 or more but not exceeding 550g/m2, coated on one             6 February 2012
                 side with kaolin clay (commonly know as white liner or gray back
                 paperboard) (HS 4810.92) from Korea, Rep. of (duty imposed on
                 22 December 2006)

Other trade measures
                                                                                2008
None
                                                                                2009
South Africa     Reduction of import tariffs (to duty-free) on 235 tariff lines covering products Permanent Delegation of
                 such as textiles (12 June 2009), garments (10 July 2009), aluminium products South Africa to the WTO
                 (24 July 2009), and chemicals, machinery and parts (14 August 2009)              (1 October 2009)

South Africa     Increase of import tariffs to their bound level on 121 clothing tariff lines from   Permanent Delegation of   Effective 9 October 2010
                 40% to 45%, and on 3 hosiery lines from 20% to 45%                                  South Africa to the WTO
                                                                                                     (9 October 2009)
                                                                                2010




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South Africa   Increase of import tariffs on wheat and meslin (HS 1001.90) (from zero to R       Permanent Delegation of       Increase of Dollar based
               0.1407/kg (US$0.02/kg)) and wheat or meslin flour (HS 1101.00) (from zero         South Africa to the WTO       reference prince implemented on
               to R 0.211/kg (US$0.03/kg)). Imports from Southern African Development            (16 May 2011)                 30 April 2010. Formula trigger
               Community (SADC) members exempted                                                                               increase implemented on 15 July
                                                                                                                               2010. Formula trigger reduction
                                                                                                                               to free implemented on 27 August
                                                                                                                               2010


South Africa   Increase of import tariffs for certain products, i.e.glycerol (from zero to 10%), Permanent Delegation of       Effective 28 May 2010 (glycerol),
               lysine and associated feed supplements (from zero to 10%), calcium                South Africa to the WTO       16 July 2010 (lysine), and 20
               proportionate (HS 2915.50.30) (from zero to 15%), and non-organic pigments (16 May 2011)                        August 2010 (calcium
               (from zero to 10%)                                                                                              proportionate and calcium
                                                                                                                               proportionate )
                                                                             2011
South Africa   Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 15%) on towers and lattice masts for Permanent Delegation of           Effective 11 March 2011
               telegraph lines or electric power lines (HS 7308.20.10)                       South Africa to the WTO
                                                                                             (16 May 2011)
South Africa   Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 5%) on aluminium extrusions (bars,   Permanent Delegation of           Effective 11 March 2011
               rods and profiles) (HS 7604.10.35; 7604.10.65; 7604.21.15; 7604.29.15;        South Africa to the WTO
               7604.29.65)                                                                   (16 May 2011)
South Africa   Decrease of import tariffs (from 10% to zero) on glass ampoules (HS 7010.10) Permanent Delegation of            Effective 18 March 2011
                                                                                             South Africa to the WTO
                                                                                             (16 May 2011)
South Africa   Elimination of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 22% to zero) on Permanent Delegation of           Effective 8 April 2011
               woven fabric of polyvinyl alcohol of a width of 30 mm or more but not         South Africa to the WTO
               exceeding 60 mm, weighing 60 g/m2 or more but not exceeding 130 g/m2 (HS (16 May 2011)
               5906.10); (from 15% to zero) on tyre cord fabric of high tenacity yarn of
               nylon or other polyamides, polyester or viscose rayon (HS 5902.10; 5902.20;
               5902.90); and (from 10% to zero) on polymerised 1, 2 dihydro-2, 2, 4-
               trimethyl-quinoline (HS 2933.49.10)

South Africa   Revised preferential procurement regulations granting preferences for local Regulation Gazette No. 9544 Effective 7 December 2011
               products and Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment "B-BBEE" scheme - Regulasiekoerant Vol. 552 -
                                                                                           No. 34350 (8 June 2011)

South Africa   Elimination of the temporary rebate provision (full duty of 55% less 20%) on      Report No. 373 of 2011 -      Effective 20 June 2011
               imports of canned pineapples (HS 2008.20) (originally imposed in May              International Trade
               2008). Imports from Southern African Development Community (SADC)                 Administration Commission
               members exempted                                                                  (20 June 2011)

South Africa   Creation of a new tariff line (HS 2923.21.20) with an import tariff of zero,      Report No. 374 of 2011 -
               resulting in a decrease of import tariffs (from 15%) on bags, of low-density      International Trade
               polyethylene, of a size not exceeding 15 cm x 23 cm, with no opening and          Administration Commission
               having one perforated edge incorporating a plastic covered wire seal              (4 July 2011)

South Africa   Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 15%) on sewing thread, of synthetic      Report No. 367 of 2011 -
               filaments (HS 5401.10). Imports from Southern African Development                 International Trade
               Community (SADC) members exempted                                                 Administration Commission -
                                                                                                  Government Gazette No.
                                                                                                 34463 (No. R.593) (22 July
                                                                                                 2011)

South Africa   Elimination of import tariffs (to zero) on dehydrated castor oil for use in the   Report No. 370 of 2011 -
               manufacture of alkyd resins in primary form (HS 1518.00.90)                       International Trade
                                                                                                 Administration Commission -
                                                                                                  Government Gazette No.
                                                                                                 34511 (No. R.644) (12
                                                                                                 August 2011)

South Africa   Reduction of import tariffs on nonwovens for the manufacture of disposable        Report No. 369 of 2011 -
               napkins for babies (HS 5603)                                                      International Trade
                                                                                                 Administration Commission -
                                                                                                  Government Gazette No.
                                                                                                 34541 (No. R.673) (26
                                                                                                 August 2011)




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South Africa   Elimination of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. feed supplements,           Report No. 380 of 2011 -
               containing by mass 40% or more lysine, whether or not containing added              International Trade
               antibiotics or added melengestrol acetate (HS 2309.90.65); and lysine and its       Administration Commission -
               esters, salts thereof (HS 2922.41)                                                   Government Gazette No.
                                                                                                   34671 (No. R.845) (14
                                                                                                   October 2011)

South Africa   Reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. artificial filament yarn      Report No. 381 of 2011 -
               (excluding sewing thread), not put up for retail sale, including artificial         International Trade
               monofilament of less than 67 dtex (HS 5403); yarn (excluding sewing thread)         Administration Commission -
               containing 85% or more by mass of staple fibres of nylon or other                    Government Gazette No.
               polyamides, not put up for retail sale (HS 5509.1); other yarn (excluding           34671 (No. R.847) (14
               sewing thread) containing 85% or more by mass of synthetic staple fibres, not       October 2011)
               put up for retail sale (HS 5509.4); other yarn (excluding sewing thread) of
               polyester staple fibres mixed mainly or solely with artificial staple fibres, not
               put up for retail sale (HS 5509.51); and yarn (excluding sewing thread) of
               artificial staple fibres, not put up for retail sale (HS 5510)


South Africa   Creation of a new tariff line "pistons, with an outside diameter not exceeding Notice No. R. 1066                 Effective 23 December 2011
               155 mm, whether or not fitted with gudgeon pins, piston rings or cylinder      (Government Gazette No.
               liners or sleeves, for motor vehicle engines" (HS 8409.99.30), resulting in the34859) - South African
               elimination of import tariffs                                                  Revenue Service (23
                                                                                              December 2011)
South Africa   Creation of a new tariff line "mechanical water supply meters, designed for    Notice No. R. 1067                 Effective 23 December 2011
               use with pipes with an inside diameter not exceeding 40 mm" (HS                (Government Gazette No.
               9028.20.10), resulting in an increase of import tariffs (to 10%). Imports from 34859) - South African
               the EU, EFTA, and the Southern African Development Community (SADC)            Revenue Service (23
               members exempted                                                               December 2011)
                                                                             2012
South Africa   Elimination of import tariffs (from 10%) on hydraulic brake fluids, not             Permanent Delegation of
               containing or containing less than 70% by mass of petroleum oils or oils            South Africa to the WTO (15
               obtained from bituminous minerals (HS 3819.00.90)                                   May 2012)

South Africa   Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 20%) on lawn mower blades (HS              Permanent Delegation of
               8208.40)                                                                            South Africa to the WTO (15
                                                                                                   May 2012)
South Africa   Elimination of import tariffs (from 20%) on reception apparatus for television      Permanent Delegation of
               not designed to incorporate a video display or screen (i.e. set top boxes) (HS      South Africa to the WTO (15
               8528.71)                                                                            May 2012)
South Africa   Decrease of import tariffs (currently 20%) on certain fittings for loose-leaf       Permanent Delegation of
               binders or files (HS 8305.10; 8305.90)                                              South Africa to the WTO (15
                                                                                                   May 2012)
South Africa   New provisions established in December 2011 under which preferential                Permanent Delegation of     Effective 7 December 2011
               public procurement regime defined the sectors from which government                 South Africa to the WTO (15
               institutions will exclusively procure locally. The sectors are: power pylons,       May 2012)
               railway rolling stock, buses, canned and processed vegetables, clothing and
               textiles, footwear, leather products, and television set top boxes




NON VERIFIED INFORMATION
                                                                             2011
South Africa   Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 10%) on artificial turf (HS 9506.99.20) Report No. 376 of 2011 -    Effective 14 October 2011
                                                                                                International Trade
                                                                                                Administration Commission -
                                                                                                 Government Gazette No.
                                                                                                34671 (No. R.844) (14
                                                                                                October 2011) and WTO
                                                                                                document WT/TPR/OV/14,
                                                                                                21 November 2011




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5503.20




3904.10


4802.5


7615.19


2803


7306.30


8201.30




3823.13




8536.20


3603.00


7306.40




7210.70; 7212.40


5512; 5515; 5801




7324.10


5512; 5515; 5801




                         7:44 PM
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2924.29.05




7318.16




8201.30.03




6301.90




3920.20


2922.41


2803


0207.12.90; 0207.14.10         Brazil




3207.40                        Brazil


7318.15.35; 7318.15.41         China




7318.15.39                     China


4810.92




                                    7:44 PM
                         201        2/2/2013
1001.90; 1101.00




2915.50.30




7308.20.10


7604.10.35; 7604.10.65; 7604.21.15; 7604.29.15; 7604.29.65


7010.10


2933.49.10; 5902.10; 5902.20; 5902.90; 5906.10




                                                                   World




2008.20                                                            World except
                                                                   SADC




2923.21.20




5401.10                                                            World except
                                                                   SADC




1518.00.90




5603




                                                                        7:44 PM
                                                             202        2/2/2013
2309.90.65; 2922.41




5403; 5509.1; 5509.4; 5509.51; 5510




8409.99.30




9028.20.10                                  World except
                                            EU, EFTA,
                                            SADC




3819.00.90                                  World




8208.40


8528.71


8305.10; 8305.90




9506.99.20




                                                 7:44 PM
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                                                                           Turkey
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                             Source/Date                     Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                              2008
Turkey           Initiation on 17 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document            Definitive duty imposed on
                 glass lid/cover (HS 7010.20) from Hong Kong, China and Indonesia                 G/ADP/N/202/TUR,        23 May 2010
                                                                                                  6 August 2010
Turkey           Initiation on 26 December 2008 of anti-dumping investigations on imports of      WTO document            Definitive duty imposed on
                 monoethylene glycol (MEG) (HS 2905.31) from Bulgaria and Kuwait                  G/ADP/N/202/TUR,        2 May 2010
                                                                                                  6 August 2010
                                                                              2009
Turkey           Initiation on 15 January 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document             Definitive duty imposed for
                 knives for food processors (8208.30) from China and Hong Kong, China            G/ADP/N/188/TUR/Rev.1,   imports from China on
                                                                                                 26 April 2010            18 June 2009
Turkey           Initiation on 18 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of pipe    WTO document             Definitive duty imposed on
                 fittings (HS 7307.91.00; 7307.93.11; 7307.93.19) from China                     G/ADP/N/202/TUR,         22 January 2010
                                                                                                 6 August 2010
Turkey           Initiation on 2 May 2009 of safeguard investigation on imports of matches       WTO documents            Provisional and definitive duties
                 (HS 3605)                                                                       G/SG/N/6/TUR/15,         imposed in May 2009
                                                                                                 6 May 2009 and           and December 2009 respectively
                                                                                                 G/SG/N/10/TUR/12,
                                                                                                 3 November 2009
Turkey           Initiation on 18 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigations on imports of         WTO document             Definitive duty imposed on
                 woven fabrics of synthetic yarn fibre (for clothing) (HS 5407) for a new        G/ADP/N/188/TUR/Rev.1,   19 December 2009
                 exporter from Malaysia                                                          26 April 2010
Turkey           Initiation on 25 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigations on imports of certain WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
                 made up textiles and fabrics made of artificial synthetics fibres               G/ADP/N/202/TUR,         imposed on 22 January 2010 and
                 (HS 5407.41.00; 5407.42.00; 5407.43.00; 5407.44.00; 5407.51.00;                 6 August 2010            11 April 2010 respectively
                 5407.52.00; 5407.53.00; 5407.54.00; 5407.61.10; 5407.61.30; 5407.61.50;
                 5407.61.90; 5407.69.10; 5407.69.90; 5407.71.00; 5407.72.00; 5407.73.00;
                 5407.74.00; 5407.81.00; 5407.82.00; 5407.83.00; 5407.84.00; 5407.91.00;
                 5407.92.00; 5407.93.00; 5407.94.00; 5810.92.10; 5810.92.90; 6005.31.10;
                 6005.31.50; 6005.31.90; 6005.32.10; 6005.32.50; 6005.32.90; 6005.33.10;
                 6005.33.50; 6005.33.90; 6005.34.10; 6005.34.50; 6005.34.90; 6006.31.10;
                 6006.31.90; 6006.32.10; 6006.32.90; 6006.33.10; 6006.33.90; 6006.34.10;
                 6006.34.90; 6303.12.00; 6303.92) from China


Turkey           Initiation on 25 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigations on imports of       WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on
                 articulated link chain and parts thereof (HS 7315.11.90; 7315.12.00;          G/ADP/N/202/TUR,           23 May 2010
                 7315.19.00) from China                                                        6 August 2010
Turkey           Initiation on 25 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigations on imports of fan   WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on
                 coil (HS 8415.83.00.90.00) from China                                         G/ADP/N/202/TUR,           31 May 2010
                                                                                               6 August 2010
Turkey           Initiation on 25 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigations on imports of wall- Permanent Delegation of    Definitive duty imposed on 4
                 type split air-conditioners and only outdoor unit of wall-type split air-     Turkey to the WTO (26      January 2011 except for imports
                 conditioners (HS 8415.10.90; 8415.81; 8415.90) from Egypt, Indonesia,         April 2012)                from Egypt
                 Pakistan, Philippines, and Viet Nam (possible circumvention of anti-dumping
                 measures of imports from China imposed on 26 July 2006)

Turkey           Termination on 20 November 2009 (no application for sunset review) of anti- WTO document
                 dumping duties on imports of polyester synthetic staple fibres (HS 5503.20) G/ADP/N/195/TUR/Rev.1,
                 from Belarus (imposed on 20 November 2004)                                  21 April 2010

                                                                              2010
Turkey           Initiation on 22 January 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document            Provisional and definitive duties
                 glass fibre reinforcement materials (HS 7019.11; 7019.12; 7019.19; 7019.31;      G/ADP/N/209/TUR,        imposed on 21 July 2010 and 31
                 7019.90) from China                                                              24 March 2011           December 2010 respectively

Turkey                                                                                   WTO document
                 Termination on 26 February 2010 of safeguard duties on imports of salt and
                                                                                         G/SG/N/10/TUR/5,
                 pure sodium chloride (except sea water and salt liquors; and the salt suitable
                 for human consumption) (HS 2501.00.31; 2501.00.51; 2501.00.99) (imposed 12 July 2006
                 on 10 August 2006)




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Turkey   Termination on 28 July 2010 of anti-dumping duties (definitive) on imports ofWTO document
          colour TV receivers with integral picture tube - 174.CHC (HS 8528) from     G/ADP/N/209/TUR,
         China (imposed on 28 July 2005)                                              24 March 2011
Turkey   Initiation on 5 August 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of coredWTO document                  Definitive duty imposed on 28
         wire of base metals (HS 8311.20.00; 8311.30.00) from China                   G/ADP/N/223/TUR,              July 2011
                                                                                      22 March 2012
Turkey   Termination on 20 August 2010 of anti-dumping duties (definitive) on imports WTO document
         of new pneumatic tyres of rubber for motor cars (HS 4011.10) from China      G/ADP/N/202/TUR,
         (imposed on 20 August 2005)                                                  6 August 2010 and
                                                                                      Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                      Turkey to the WTO
                                                                                      (8 October 2010)
                                                                   2011
Turkey   Initiation on 13 January 2011 of an investigation (for increasing MFN rates)    Permanent Delegation of    Increase of import tariffs by 20%
         on imports of apparel and clothing accessories (HS 5111; 5112; 5208; 5209;      Turkey to the WTO (5       and 30% as from 15 September
         5210; 5211; 5407; 5408; 5512; 5513; 5514; 5515; 5516; 6101; 6102; 6103;         October 2011)              2011
         6104; 6105; 6106; 6107; 6108; 6109; 6110; 6112; 6201; 6202; 6203; 6204;
         6205; 6206; 6207; 6208; 6211)




Turkey   Termination on 27 January 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of             WTO document
         poly(ethylene terephthalate) in primary forms (HS 3907.60.20) from China;       G/ADP/N/216/TUR,
         India; Indonesia; Korea, Rep. of; Malaysia; Chinese Taipei; and Thailand        12 September 2011
         (imposed on 27 January 2006)

Turkey   Termination on 27 January 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of woven       WTO document
         pile fabrics and chenille fabrics (HS 5801) from China (imposed on 27           G/ADP/N/216/TUR,
         January 2006)                                                                   12 September 2011
Turkey   Initiation on 19 February 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on dioctyl         WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on
         ortophthalates "DOP" (HS 2917.32.00) from Romania                               G/ADP/N/223/TUR,           29 November 2011
                                                                                         22 March 2012
Turkey   Initiation on 28 February 2011 of safeguard investigation on imports of         WTO documents              Definitive duty imposed on
         poly(ethylene terephthalate), having a viscosity number of 78 ml/g or higher    G/SG/N/6/TUR/16, 28        8 November 2011
         (HS 3907.60.20)                                                                 March 2011 and
                                                                                         G/SG/N/8/TUR/13, 24 June
                                                                                         2011
Turkey   Termination on 4 May 2011 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties        WTO document
         on imports of universal AC. DC motors of an output exceeding 37.5 w (HS         G/ADP/N/216/TUR,
         8501.20.00) from China (imposed on 4 May 2006)                                  12 September 2011

Turkey   Termination on 18 May 2011 (expiry without review) of anti-dumping duties       WTO document
         on imports of polyester flat yarn (HS 5402.47) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed     G/ADP/N/216/TUR,
         on 30 November 1999)                                                            12 September 2011
Turkey   Initiation on 15 July 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of slide    WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on
         fasteners (HS 9607.11; 9607.19) from Indonesia (possible circumvention of       G/ADP/N/223/TUR,           27 March 2012
         anti-dumping measures of imports from China imposed in March 2005)              22 March 2012 and
                                                                                         Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                         Turkey to the WTO (26
                                                                                         April 2012)
Turkey   Termination on 7 September 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
         fittings (HS 7307.19) from Montenegro and Serbia (imposed on 7 September        G/ADP/N/223/TUR,
         2006)                                                                           22 March 2012
Turkey   Initiation on 29 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of      WTO document
         vulcanized rubber thread and cord (HS 4007.00) from Thailand                    G/ADP/N/223/TUR,
                                                                                         22 March 2012
Turkey   Termination on 21 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document
         polyester textured yarn (HS 5402.33) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 27         G/ADP/N/223/TUR,
         June 2000)                                                                      22 March 2012
                                                                    2012
Turkey   Initiation on 31 January 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       Permanent Delegation of
         granite (HS 6802.23; 6802.93) from India                                        Turkey to the WTO (26
                                                                                         April 2012)
Turkey   Initiation on 20 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         Permanent Delegation of
         electric storage water heaters (HS 8516.10.80) from China, Italy, and Serbia    Turkey to the WTO (26
                                                                                         April 2012)




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Turkey           Termination on 21 March 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of              WTO document
                 monoethylene glycol (MEG) (HS 2905.31) from Saudi Arabia (investigation        G/ADP/N/202/TUR,
                 initiated on 26 December 2008, and definitive duty imposed on 2 May 2010)      6 August 2010 and
                                                                                                Permanent Delegation of
                                                                                                Turkey to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                                2012)
Turkey           Initiation on 19 April 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of
                 welded stainless steel tubes, pipes and profiles (HS 7306.40.20; 7306.40.80;   Turkey to the WTO (9 May
                 7306.61.10) from China and Chinese Taipei                                      2012)

Other trade measures
                                                                              2008
Turkey           Increase of import tariffs on a number of products such as iron-steel – hot    Permanent Delegation of    The tariffs for hot and cold rolled
                 rolled flat products (from 5% to 13%); iron-steel cold rolled flat products    Turkey to the WTO          steel flat were reduced to 9% and
                 (from 6% to 14%); iron-steel- coated flat products (from 3.4%-14% to 6%-       (31 December 2008)         10% respectively on
                 15%); and dried apricots, prunes, apples (from 41% to 43.2%)                                              18 September 2009. Tariffs for
                                                                                                                           iron-steel- coated flat products
                                                                                                                           now (from zero-14% to zero-15%)

                                                                              2009
Turkey           Increase of import tariffs (from 80% to 130%) for 13 tariff lines (wheat,      Permanent Delegation of    Reduction of import tariffs for
                 melsin, rye, oat, buckwheat (HS 1008.10))                                      Turkey to the WTO          buckwheat (from 130% to 40%)
                                                                                                (15 May 2009)              and for millet (HS 1008.20) (from
                                                                                                                           130% to 80%), as from
                                                                                                                           1 January 2010

Turkey           Increase of import tariffs (from 3% to 10-15%) for certain ethyl alcohol       Permanent Delegation of
                 products                                                                       Turkey to the WTO
                                                                                                (18 September 2009)
                                                                              2010
Turkey           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 34% for EU Members and to 37% for     Permanent Delegation of    Effective 1 January 2010
                 non-EU Members) for bream fish (HS 0301.99.80)                                 Turkey to the WTO
                                                                                                (1 February 2010)
Turkey           Reduction of import tariffs (from 135% to 20-40%) for certain live bovine      Permanent Delegation of    Effective August 2010
                 animals (HS 0102) and sheep (HS 0104); and for bovine meat (HS 0202)           Turkey to the WTO
                 (from 225% to 30%)                                                             (8 October 2010)
Turkey           Elimination of import tariffs (from 20% to zero) on certain live animals (HS   Permanent Delegation of    Effective 28 October 2010
                 0102.90)                                                                       Turkey to the WTO (3 May
                                                                                                2011)
Turkey           Reduction of import tariffs (from 225% to 30%) on certain sheep (HS 0204)      Permanent Delegation of    Effective 22 December 2010
                                                                                                Turkey to the WTO (3 May
                                                                                                2011)
                                                                              2011
Turkey           Elimination of import tariffs (from 130% to zero) on certain products, i.e.    Permanent Delegation of    Effective 25 February 2011
                 wheat (HS 1001), oat (HS 1004), and buckwheat (HS 1008)                        Turkey to the WTO (3 May
                                                                                                2011)
Turkey           Increase of import tariffs (from 30% to 45%) on meat (HS 0201; 0202)           Permanent Delegation of    Effective 19 March 2011
                                                                                                Turkey to the WTO (3 May
                                                                                                2011)
Turkey           Additional increase of import tariffs on meat (HS 0201; 0202) from 45% to      Permanent Delegation of
                 60% (on 14 May 2011), and from 60% to 75% (on 2 July 2011)                     Turkey to the WTO (5
                                                                                                October 2011)
Turkey           Reduction of import tariffs (from 30% to 15%) on bovine meat (HS               Permanent Delegation of    Effective 29 July 2011
                 0102.90.71)                                                                    Turkey to the WTO (5
                                                                                                October 2011)
Turkey           Exports of recovered (waste and scrap), paperboard (HS 4707) and               Permanent Delegation of    Effective 21 April 2011
                 aluminium waste and scraps (HS 7602) are subject to registration               Turkey to the WTO (26
                                                                                                April 2012)
                                                                              2012
Turkey           Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 35%) on hydrogenated palm oil and     Permanent Delegation of    Effective 1 January 2012
                 palm seed oil for technical and industrial uses (HS 1516.20.98)                Turkey to the WTO (26
                                                                                                April 2012)
Turkey           Elimination of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 135%) bovine     Permanent Delegation of    Effective 1 January 2012
                 animals (HS 0102.29.59; 0102.29.99); (from 30%) desiccated coconut (HS         Turkey to the WTO (9 May
                 0801.11); (from 10%) soya-bean oil (HS 1507.10.10); (from 46.8%) coconut       2012)
                 oil (HS 1516.20.98); and (from 135%) glucose and glucose syrup (HS
                 1702.30.50)




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Turkey          Reduction of import tariffs on certain products, i.e. (from 23.4% to 10%)      Permanent Delegation of      Effective 1 January 2012
                sesamum seeds (HS 1207.40.90); (from 30% to 20%) maize (HS 1005.90);           Turkey to the WTO (9 May
                and (from 19.5% to 5%) soya-bean oil (HS 1507.90.10); (from 58.5% to           2012)
                20%) tropical nuts, mixtures containing 50% or more by weight of tropical
                nuts and tropical fruits (HS 2008.19.11)

Turkey          Increase of import tariffs (from zero to 15%) on bovine animals (HS            Permanent Delegation of      Effective 6 March 2012
                0102.29.59)                                                                    Turkey to the WTO (26
                                                                                               April 2012)
Turkey          Increase of import tariffs (from 1% to 5%) on certain food products, i.e.      Permanent Delegation of      Effective 22 March 2012
                potatoes seed (HS 0701.10); rice for sowing (HS 1006.10.10); melon seeds       Turkey to the WTO (26
                (HS 1207.70); sugar beet seeds (HS 1209.10); and vegetable seeds (HS           April 2012)
                1209.91.80)




NON VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                       Measure                                             Source/Date                        Status
 Member State
                                                                           2011
Turkey          Initiation on 20 January 2011 of safeguard investigation on imports of woven   Press reports referring to   Provisional duty to be imposed on
                fabrics (HS 5801)                                                              Foreign Trade Communique     21 July 2011
                                                                                               No. 2011/1 (20 January
                                                                                               2011) and WTO document
                                                                                               WT/TPR/OV/14, 21
                                                                                               November 2011




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7010.20


2905.31




8208.30


7307.91.00; 7307.93.11; 7307.93.19


3605




5407


5407.41.00; 5407.42.00; 5407.43.00; 5407.44.00; 5407.51.00; 5407.52.00; 5407.53.00; 5407.54.00; 5407.61.10; 5407.61.30; 5407.61.50;
5407.61.90; 5407.69.10; 5407.69.90; 5407.71.00; 5407.72.00; 5407.73.00; 5407.74.00; 5407.81.00; 5407.82.00; 5407.83.00; 5407.84.00;
5407.91.00; 5407.92.00; 5407.93.00; 5407.94.00; 5810.92.10; 5810.92.90; 6005.31.10; 6005.31.50; 6005.31.90; 6005.32.10; 6005.32.50;
6005.32.90; 6005.33.10; 6005.33.50; 6005.33.90; 6005.34.10; 6005.34.50; 6005.34.90; 6006.31.10; 6006.31.90; 6006.32.10; 6006.32.90;
6006.33.10; 6006.33.90; 6006.34.10; 6006.34.90; 6303.12.00; 6303.92




7315.11.90; 7315.12.00; 7315.19.00


8415.83.00.90.00


8415.10.90; 8415.81; 8415.90




5503.20




7019.11; 7019.12; 7019.19; 7019.31; 7019.90




2501.00.31; 2501.00.51; 2501.00.99




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8528


8311.20.00; 8311.30.00


4011.10




5111.11.00; 5111.19.10; 5111.19.90; 5111.20.00; 5111.30.10; 5111.30.30; 5111.30.90; 5111.90.10; 5111.90.91; 5111.90.93; 5111.90.99;
5112.11.00; 5112.19.10; 5112.19.90; 5112.20.00; 5112.30.10; 5112.30.30; 5112.30.90; 5112.90.10; 5112.90.91; 5112.90.93; 5112.90.99;
5208.11.10; 5208.11.90; 5208.12.16; 5208.12.19; 5208.12.96; 5208.12.99; 5208.13.00; 5208.19.00; 5208.21.10; 5208.21.90; 5208.22.16;
5208.22.19; 5208.22.96; 5208.22.99; 5208.23.00; 5208.29.00; 5208.31.00; 5208.32.16; 5208.32.19; 5208.32.96; 5208.32.99; 5208.33.00;
5208.39.00; 5208.41.00; 5208.42.00; 5208.43.00; 5208.49.00; 5208.51.00; 5208.52.00; 5208.59.10; 5208.59.90; 5209.11.00; 5209.12.00;
5209.19.00; 5209.21.00; 5209.22.00; 5209.29.00; 5209.31.00; 5209.32.00; 5209.39.00; 5209.41.00; 5209.42.00; 5209.43.00; 5209.49.00;
5209.51.00; 5209.52.00; 5209.59.00; 5210.11.00; 5210.19.00; 5210.21.00; 5210.29.00; 5210.31.00; 5210.32.00; 5210.39.00; 5210.41.00;
5210.49.00; 5210.51.00; 5210.59.00; 5211.11.00; 5211.12.00; 5211.19.00; 5211.20.00; 5211.31.00; 5211.32.00; 5211.39.00; 5211.41.00;
5211.42.00; 5211.43.00; 5211.49.10; 5211.49.90; 5211.51.00; 5211.52.00; 5211.59.00; 5407.10.00; 5407.20.11; 5407.20.19; 5407.20.90;
5407.30.00; 5407.41.00; 5407.42.00; 5407.43.00; 5407.44.00; 5407.51.00; 5407.52.00; 5407.53.00; 5407.54.00; 5407.61.10; 5407.61.30;
5407.61.50; 5407.61.90; 5407.69.10; 5407.69.90; 5407.71.00; 5407.72.00; 5407.73.00; 5407.74.00; 5407.81.00; 5407.82.00; 5407.83.00;
3907.60.20




5801


2917.32.00


3907.60.20




8501.20.00




5402.47


9607.11; 9607.19                                                                                                                      Indonesia




7307.19


4007.00                                                                                                                               Thailand


5402.33




6802.23; 6802.93                                                                                                                      India


8516.10.80                                                                                                                            China, Italy,
                                                                                                                                      Serbia




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2905.31




7306.40.20; 7306.40.80; 7306.61.10                                                         China,
                                                                                           Chinese
                                                                                           Taipei




1008.10; 1008.20




0301.99.80


0102; 0104; 0202


0102.90


0204




1001; 1004; 1008


0201; 0202


0201.10.20; 0201.20.30; 0201.20.50; 0202.10.00; 0202.20.10; 0202.20.30; 0202.20.50         World


0102.90.71


4707; 7602                                                                                 World




1516.20.98


0102.29.59; 0102.29.99; 0801.11; 2008.19.11; 15070.10.10; 1516.20.98; 1702.30.50




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1005.90; 1207.40.90; 1507.90.10; 2008.19.11




0102.29.59; 0102.29.99


0701.10; 1006.10.10; 1207.70; 1209.10; 1209.91.80




5801




                                                          7:44 PM
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                                                                      United States
                                                         Trade and trade-related measures
                                                          (October 2008 – mid May 2012)

VERIFIED INFORMATION
   Country/                                         Measure                                              Source/Date                       Status
 Member State
Trade remedies
                                                                              2008
United States    Initiation on 24 November 2008 of countervailing investigation on commodity WTO document                    Provisional and definitive
                 matchbooks (HS 3605.00.00) from India                                       G/SCM/N/203/USA,                measures imposed on
                                                                                             18 March 2010                   6 April 2009 and
                                                                                                                             11 December 2009 respectively

United States    Initiation on 24 November 2008 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 commodity matchbooks (HS 3605.00.00) from India                                  G/ADP/N/195/USA,           imposed on 2 June 2009 and
                                                                                                  18 March 2010              11 December 2009 respectively


United States    Termination on 30 December 2008 of anti-dumping duties on imports of high WTO document
                 and ultra-high voltage ceramic station post insulators from Japan (imposed on G/ADP/N/180/USA,
                 30 December 2003)                                                             11 March 2009
                                                                              2009
United States    Termination on 26 March 2009 of anti-dumping duties on imports of certain        WTO document
                 concrete reinforcing bar from Turkey (imposed on 17 April 1997)                  G/ADP/N/188/USA,
                                                                                                  18 September 2009
United States    Termination on 6 April 2009 (negotiated agreement) of anti-dumping duties        WTO document
                 on imports of grey Portland cement and clinker from Mexico                       G/ADP/N/188/USA,
                                                                                                  18 September 2009
United States    Initiation on 24 April 2009 of safeguard investigation (China specific) on       WTO document               Definitive duty imposed on
                 imports of tyres (HS 4011.10.10;4011.10.50; 4011.20.10; 4011.20.50)              G/SG/N/16/USA/5/Suppl.1,   26 September 2009
                                                                                                  30 September
United States    Initiation on 27 April 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on
                 polyethylene retail carrier bags (HS 3923.21.00) from Indonesia, Chinese         G/ADP/N/202/USA,           27 October 2009 for imports from
                 Taipei, and Viet Nam                                                             22 September 2010          Chinese Taipei; and on
                                                                                                                             3 November 2009 for imports
                                                                                                                             from Indonesia and Viet Nam.
                                                                                                                             Definitive duty imposed on
                                                                                                                             4 May 2010

United States    Initiation on 27 April 2009 of countervailing duty investigation on imports of   WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 polyethylene carrier bags (HS 3923.21.00) from Viet Nam                          G/SCM/N/212/USA,           imposed on 4 September 2009
                                                                                                  16 September 2010          and 4 May 2010 respectively

United States    Initiation on 5 May 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of oil         WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 country tubular goods "OCTG" (HS 7304.29.10; 7304.29.20; 7304.29.31;             G/ADP/N/202/USA,           imposed on 17 November 2009
                 7304.29.41; 7304.29.50; 7304.29.61; 7304.39.00; 7304.59.60; 7304.59.80;          22 September 2010          and 21 May 2010 respectively
                 7305.20.20; 7305.20.40; 7305.20.60; 7305.20.80; 7306.29.10; 7306.29.20;
                 7306.29.31; 7306.29.41; 7306.29.60; 7306.29.81) from China

United States    Initiation on 5 May 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of oil       WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 country tubular goods "OCTG" (HS 7304.29.10; 7304.29.20; 7304.29.31;             G/SCM/N/212/USA,           imposed on 15 September 2009
                 7304.29.41; 7304.29.50; 7304.29.61; 7304.39.00; 7304.59.60; 7304.59.80;          16 September 2010          and 20 January 2010 respectively
                 7305.20.20; 7305.20.40; 7305.20.60; 7305.20.80; 7306.29.10; 7306.29.20;
                 7306.29.31; 7306.29.41; 7306.29.60; 7306.29.81) from China

United States    Initiation on 23 June 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of         WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 certain prestressed concrete steel wire strand (HS 7312.10.30) from China        G/SCM/N/203/USA,           imposed on 2 November 2009
                                                                                                  18 March 2010              and 7 July 2010 respectively

United States    Initiation on 23 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document               Provisional and definitive duties
                 prestressed concrete steel wire strand (HS 7312.10.30) from China                G/ADP/N/202/USA,           imposed on 23 December 2009
                                                                                                  22 September 2010          and 29 June 2010 respectively

United States    Initiation on 25 June 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                 steel grating (HS 7308.90.70) from China                                       G/ADP/N/202/USA,             imposed on 6 January 2010 and
                                                                                                22 September 2010            23 July 2010 respectively




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United States   Initiation on 25 June 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of        WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                certain steel grating (HS 7308.90.70) from China                                G/SCM/N/203/USA,             imposed on 3 November 2009
                                                                                                18 March 2010                and 23 July 2010 respectively

United States   Termination on 1 July 2009 of anti dumping duties on imports of certain         WTO document
                colour television receivers (HS 8528.12) from China (imposed on                 G/ADP/N/195/USA,
                3 June 2004)                                                                    18 March 2010
United States   Initiation on 27 July 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of woven    WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
                electric blankets (HS 6301.10.00) from China                                    G/ADP/N/202/USA,            imposed on 3 February 2010 and
                                                                                                22 September 2010 and       18 August 2010 respectively
                                                                                                Permanent Delegation of the
                                                                                                United States to the WTO
                                                                                                (20 October 2010)

United States   Initiation on 6 August 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge (HS 5806.31.00; 5806.32.10;            G/SCM/N/203/USA,             imposed on 14 December 2009
                5806.32.20; 5806.39.20; 5806.39.30; 5808.90.00; 5810.91.00; 5810.92.90;         18 March 2010                and 1 September 2010
                5810.99.90; 5903.90.10; 5903.90.25; 5903.90.30; 5907.00.60; 5907.00.80;                                      respectively
                6307.90.98) from China

United States   Initiation on 6 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                narrow woven ribbons with woven selvedge (HS 5806.31.00; 5806.32.10;            G/ADP/N/202/USA,             imposed on 18 February 2010 and
                5806.32.20; 5806.39.20; 5806.39.30; 5808.90.00; 5810.91.00; 5810.92.90;         22 September 2010            1 September 2010
                5810.99.90; 5903.90.10; 5903.90.25; 5903.90.30; 5907.00.60; 5907.00.80;
                6307.90.98) from China and Chinese Taipei

United States   Initiation on 25 August 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        WTO document                 Provisional duty imposed on
                chemically bonded (resin or pitch) magnesia carbon bricks with a magnesia       G/ADP/N/202/USA,             11 March 2010 for imports from
                component of at least 70% magnesia by weight, and with carbon levels            22 September 2010            Mexico and on 12 March 2010
                ranging from trace amounts to 30% by weight (HS 6815.91.00; 6815.99.20;                                      for imports from China. Definitive
                6815.99.40; 6902.10.10; 6902.10.50) from China and Mexico                                                    duty imposed on
                                                                                                                             20 September 2010

United States   Initiation on 25 August 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of      WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                chemically bonded (resin or pitch) magnesia carbon bricks with a magnesia       G/SCM/N/219/USA,             imposed on 23 December 2009
                component of at least 70% magnesia by weight, and with carbon levels            28 March 2011                and 21 September 2010
                ranging from trace amounts to 30% by weight (HS 6815.91.00; 6815.99.20;                                      respectively
                6815.99.40; 6902.10.10; 6902.10.50) from China

United States   Termination on 1 October 2009 of anti dumping duties on imports of barbed       WTO document
                wire and barbless wire strand (HS 7313.00) from Argentina (imposed on           G/ADP/N/195/USA,
                13 November 1985)                                                               18 March 2010
United States   Initiation on 14 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
                seamless carbon and alloy steel standard line and pressure pipe                 G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April imposed on 28 April 2010 and
                (HS 7304.19.10; 7304.19.50; 7304.31.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.51.50;                 2011                     10 November 2010 respectively
                7304.59.60; 7304.59.80; 7411.10.10; 7407.10.15; 7419.99.50; 8415.90.80)
                from China
United States   Initiation on 15 October 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of     WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                seamless carbon and alloy steel standard line and pressure pipe                 G/SCM/N/219/USA,             imposed on 1 March 2010 and
                (HS 7304.19.10; 7304.19.50; 7304.31.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.51.50;                 28 March 2011                10 November 2010 respectively
                7304.59.60; 7304.59.80; 7411.10.10; 7407.10.15; 7419.99.50; 8415.90.80)
                from China
United States   Initiation on 20 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
                certain coated paper suitable for high-quality print graphics using sheet-fed   G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April imposed on 6 May 2010 and
                presses (HS 4810.14.11;4810.14.19; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.50; 4810.14.60;          2011                     17 November 2010 respectively
                4810.14.70; 4810.19.11; 4810.19.19; 4810.19.20;4810.22.10; 4810.22.50;
                4810.22.60; 4810.22.70; 4810.29.10; 4810.29.50; 4810.29.60; 4810.29.70;
                4810.32; 4810.39; 4810.92) from China and Indonesia

United States   Initiation on 20 October 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of     WTO document                 Provisional and definitive duties
                certain coated paper suitable for high-quality print graphics using sheet-fed   G/SCM/N/219/USA,             imposed on 9 March 2010 and 17
                presses (HS 4810.14.11;4810.14.19; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.50; 4810.14.60;          28 March 2011                November 2010 respectively
                4810.14.70; 4810.19.11; 4810.19.19; 4810.19.20;4810.22.10; 4810.22.50;
                4810.22.60; 4810.22.70; 4810.29.10; 4810.29.50; 4810.29.60; 4810.29.70;
                4810.32; 4810.39; 4810.92) from China and Indonesia.

United States   Initiation on 21 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of WTO document                       Provisional and definitive duties
                sodium and potassium phosphate salts (HS 2835.24.00; 2835.31; 2835.39.10) G/ADP/N/202/USA,                   imposed on 16 March 2010 and
                from China                                                                22 September 2010                  22 July 2010 respectively




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United States   Initiation on 23 October 2009 of countervailing investigation on imports of WTO document                      Provisional and definitive duties
                sodium and potassium phosphate salts (HS 2835.24.00; 2835.31; 2835.39.10) G/SCM/N/212/USA,                    imposed on 8 March 2010 and
                from China                                                                  16 September 2010                 22 July 2010 respectively

United States   Initiation on 27 October 2009 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of       WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
                seamless refined cooper pipe and tube (HS 7407.10.15; 7411.10.10;               G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April imposed on 12 May 2010 and
                7419.99.50; 8415.90.80) from China and Mexico                                   2011                     22 November 2010 respectively


United States   Termination on 5 November 2009 of countervailing duties on imports of ni-       Permanent Delegation of the
                resist piston inserts (HS 8409.99.91) from Argentina and Korea, Rep. of         USA to the WTO (20
                (investigation initiated on 23 February 2009, and provisional duty imposed on   October 2010) and WTO
                6 July 2009)                                                                    document
                                                                                                G/SCM/N/203/USA,
                                                                                                18 March 2010
United States   Termination on 16 November 2009 (without measure) of anti-dumping               WTO document
                investigation on imports of certain standard steel fasteners (HS 7318.15;       G/ADP/N/195/USA,
                7318.16) from China and Chinese Taipei (initiated on 22 October 2009)           18 March 2010

United States   Termination on 16 November 2009 (without measure) of countervailing             WTO document
                investigation on imports of certain standard steel fasteners (HS 7318.15;       G/SCM/N/203/USA,
                7318.16) from China (initiated on 22 October 2009)                              18 March 2010

                                                                            2010
United States   Initiation on 27 January 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
                steel drill pipe, and steel drill collars, whether or not conforming to American G/SCM/N/228/USA, 28          imposed on 11 June 2010 and 3
                Petroleum Institute (API) or non-API specifications, whether finished or          September 2011              March 2011 respectively
                unfinished (including green tubes suitable for drill pipe), without regard to the
                specific chemistry of the steel, and without regard to length or outer diameter
                (HS 7304.22.00; 7304.23.30; 7304.23.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.49.00;
                7304.59.80; 8431.43.40; 8431.43.80) from China

United States   Initiation on 28 January 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of         WTO document                Provisional and definitive duties
                steel drill pipe, and steel drill collars, whether or not conforming to American G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30          imposed on 18 August 2010 and 3
                Petroleum Institute (API) or non-API specifications, whether finished or          September 2011              March 2011 respectively
                unfinished (including green tubes suitable for drill pipe), without regard to the
                specific chemistry of the steel, and without regard to length or outer diameter
                (HS 7304.22.00; 7304.23.30; 7304.23.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.49.00;
                7304.59.80; 8431.43.40; 8431.43.80) from China

United States   Initiation on 27 April 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain WTO document                  Provisional and definitive duties
                aluminium extrusions which are shapes and forms produced via an extrusion G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30                 imposed on 12 November 2010
                process of aluminium alloys (HS 7604.21.00; 7604.29.10; 7604.29.30;             September 2011                and 26 May 2011 respectively
                7604.29.50; 7608.20.00; 7610.10; 7610.90; 7615.19; 7615.20; 7616.99)
                from China

United States   Initiation on 27 April 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of       WTO document                  Provisional and definitive duties
                certain aluminium extrusions which are shapes and forms produced via an         G/SCM/N/228/USA, 28           imposed on 7 September 2010
                extrusion process of aluminium alloys (HS 7604.21.00; 7604.29.10;               September 2011                and 26 May 2011 respectively
                7604.29.30; 7604.29.50; 7608.20.00; 7610.10; 7610.90; 7615.19; 7615.20;
                7616.99) from China

United States   Termination on 2 July 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in SNR) of     WTO document
                anti dumping duties on imports of greige polyester cotton print-cloth (HS       G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                5210.11) from China (imposed on 16 September 1983)                              2011

United States   Termination on 21 July 2010 of anti dumping duties on imports of sorbitol       WTO document
                (HS 2905.44) from France (imposed on 9 April 1982)                              G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                                                                                                2011
United States   Termination on 30 July 2010 of countervailing duties on imports of welded-      WTO document
                wire rack decking produced from carbon or alloy steel wire that has been        G/SCM/N/228/USA, 28
                welded into a mesh pattern (HS 7217.10.10; 7217.10.20; 7217.10.30;              September 2011
                7217.10.40; 7217.10.50; 7217.10.60; 7217.10.70; 7217.10.80; 7217.10.90;
                7217.20.15; 7217.20.30; 7217.20.45; 7217.20.60; 7217.20.75; 7326.20.00;
                7326.90.10; 7326.90.25; 7326.90.35; 7326.90.45; 7326.90.60; 7326.90.85;
                9403.20.00; 9403.90.80) from China (investigation initiated on 2 July 2009
                and duty imposed on 9 November 2009)




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United States   Termination on 30 July 2010 of anti-dumping duties on imports of welded-       WTO document
                wire rack decking produced from carbon or alloy steel wire that has been       G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                welded into a mesh pattern (HS 7217.10.10; 7217.10.20; 7217.10.30;             2011 and Permanent
                7217.10.40; 7217.10.50; 7217.10.60; 7217.10.70; 7217.10.80; 7217.10.90;        Delegation of the United
                7217.20.15; 7217.20.30; 7217.20.45; 7217.20.60; 7217.20.75; 7326.20.00;        States to the WTO
                7326.90.10; 7326.90.25; 7326.90.35; 7326.90.45; 7326.90.60; 7326.90.85;        (20 October 2010)
                9403.20.00; 9403.90.80) from China (investigation initiated on 2 July 2009
                and provisional duty imposed on 12 January 2010)

United States   Termination on 30 July 2010 (no interest by domestic parties) of anti-dumping WTO document
                duties on imports of natural bristle paint brushes and brush heads (HS        G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                9603.40) from China (imposed on 14 February 1986)                             2011

United States   Termination on 24 August 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in SNR) WTO document
                of anti-dumping duties on imports of polychloroprene rubber (HS 4002.41;    G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                4002.49; 4003.00) from Japan (imposed on 6 December 1973)                   2011

United States   Termination on 5 November 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in        WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of stainless steel butt-weld pipe       G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                fittings (HS7307.23) from Japan (imposed on 25 March 1988); Korea, Rep.        2011
                of (imposed on 23 February 1993); and Chinese Taipei (imposed on 16 June
                1993)
United States   Termination on 15 November 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in       WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of non-frozen apple juice concentrate   G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                (HS 2009.70; 2009.79; 2106.90) from China (imposed on 5 June 2000)             2011

United States   Initiation on 18 November 2010 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
                multilayered wood flooring, composed of an assembly of two or more layers      G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April imposed on 26 May 2011 and 8
                or plies of wood veneers in combination with a core (HS 4409.10.05;            2012                     December 2011 respectively
                4409.10.20; 4409.29.05; 4409.29.25; 4412.31.05; 4412.31.25; 4412.31.31;
                4412.31.40; 4412.31.51; 4412.31.60; 4412.31.91; 4412.32.05; 4412.32.25;
                4412.32.31; 4412.32.56; 4412.39.10; 4412.39.30; 4412.39.40; 4412.39.50;
                4412.94.10; 4412.94.31; 4412.94.41; 4412.94.51; 4412.94.60; 4412.94.70;
                4412.94.80; 4412.94.90; 4412.94.95; 4412.99.06; 4412.99.10; 4412.99.31;
                4412.99.41; 4412.99.51; 4412.99.57; 4412.99.60; 4412.99.70; 4412.99.80;
                4412.99.90; 4412.99.95; 4418.71.10; 4418.71.20; 4418.71.90; 4418.72.20;
                4418.72.95; 4418.79.00; 4418.90.46) from China


United States   Initiation on 18 November 2010 of countervailing investigation on imports of   WTO document             Provisional and definitive duties
                multilayered wood flooring, composed of an assembly of two or more layers      G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April imposed on 6 April 2011 and 8
                or plies of wood veneers in combination with a core (HS 4409.10.05;            2012                     December 2011 respectively
                4409.10.20; 4409.29.05; 4409.29.25; 4412.31.05; 4412.31.25; 4412.31.31;
                4412.31.40; 4412.31.51; 4412.31.60; 4412.31.91; 4412.32.05; 4412.32.25;
                4412.32.31; 4412.32.56; 4412.39.10; 4412.39.30; 4412.39.40; 4412.39.50;
                4412.94.10; 4412.94.31; 4412.94.41; 4412.94.51; 4412.94.60; 4412.94.70;
                4412.94.80; 4412.94.90; 4412.94.95; 4412.99.06; 4412.99.10; 4412.99.31;
                4412.99.41; 4412.99.51; 4412.99.57; 4412.99.60; 4412.99.70; 4412.99.80;
                4412.99.90; 4412.99.95; 4418.71.10; 4418.71.20; 4418.71.90; 4418.72.20;
                4418.72.95; 4418.79.00; 4418.90.46) from China


United States   Termination on 22 December 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in       WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of superalloy degassed chromium         G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                (HS 8112.21) from Japan (imposed on 22 December 2005)                          2011

United States   Termination on 29 December 2010 of countervailing duties on imports of top- WTO document
                of-the-stove stainless steel cooking ware (HS 7323.93; 9604.00) from Korea, G/SCM/N/219/USA, 28
                Rep. of (imposed on 20 January 1987)                                        March 2011

United States   Termination on 29 December 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in       WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of top-of-the-stove stainless steel     G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                cooking ware (HS 7323.93) from Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 20 January           2011
                1987)
United States   Termination on 29 December 2010 (no participation by domestic parties in       WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of porcelain-on-steel cooking ware,     G/ADP/N/209/USA, 7 April
                top of the stove (HS 7323.94) from Chinese Taipei (imposed on 2 December       2011
                1986)
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United States   Termination on 20 January 2011 (no participation by domestic parties in           WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of granular polytetrafluoroethylene        G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30
                resin (HS 3904.61) from Japan (imposed on 24 August 1988)                         September 2011

United States   Termination on 28 January 2011 (no participation by domestic parties in           WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of sparklers (HS 3604.10.10;               G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30
                3604.10.90) from China (imposed on 18 June 1991)                                  September 2011

United States   Termination on 31 January 2011 (no participation by domestic parties in           WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of forged stainless steel flanges (HS      G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30
                7307.21.10; 7307.21.50) from India and Chinese Taipei (imposed on 9               September 2011
                February 1994)
United States   Termination on 10 March 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of                 WTO document
                magnesium metal (HS 8104.11; 8104.19; 8104.30; 8104.90) from the                  G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30
                Russian Federation (imposed on 15 April 2005)                                     September 2011

United States   Initiation on 26 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of    WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 2
                bottom mount combination refrigerator-freezers (HS 8418.10.00; 8418.21.00; G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April November 2011
                8418.99.40; 8418.99.80) from Korea, Rep. of and Mexico                     2012

United States   Initiation on 26 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of steel     WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 2
                wheels with a wheel diameter of 18 to 24.5 inches (HS 8708.70.05;                 G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April November 2011
                8708.70.25; 8708.70.45; 8708.70.60) from China                                    2012

United States   Initiation on 26 April 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of  WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 6
                bottom mount combination refrigerator-freezers (HS 8418.10.00; 8418.21.00; G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April September 2011
                8418.99.40; 8418.99.80) from Korea, Rep. of                                2012

United States   Initiation on 26 April 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of steel   WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 6
                wheels with a wheel diameter of 18 to 24.5 inches (HS 8708.70.05;                 G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April September 2011
                8708.70.25; 8708.70.45; 8708.70.60) from China                                    2012

United States   Initiation on 27 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain WTO document           Provisional duty imposed on 3
                steel nails having a shaft length up to 12 inches (HS 7317.00.55; 7317.00.65; G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April November 2011
                7317.00.75) from the United Arab Emirates                                       2012

United States   Initiation on 27 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of certain WTO document          Provisional duty imposed on 3
                stilbenic optical brightening agents (HS 2921.59.40; 2921.59.80; 2933.69.60; G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April November 2011
                3204.20.80) from China and Chinese Taipei                                       2012

United States   Initiation on 27 April 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of           WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on 4
                galvanized steel wire (HS 7217.20.30; 7217.20.45; 7229.20.00; 7229.90.50)         G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April   November 2011
                from China and Mexico                                                             2012
United States   Initiation on 27 April 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of         WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on 6
                galvanized steel wire (HS 7217.20.30; 7217.20.45; 7229.20.00; 7229.90.50)         G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April   September 2011
                from China                                                                        2012
United States   Termination on 5 May 2011 of countervailing duties on imports of stainless        WTO document
                steel plate in coils (HS 7219.11; 7219.12; 7219.31; 7219.90; 7220.11;             G/SCM/N/228/USA, 28
                7220.20; 7220.90) from Belgium (imposed on 11 May 1999)                           September 2011

United States   Termination on 20 May 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of purified          WTO document
                carboxymethylcellulose (HS 3912.31) from Mexico and Sweden (imposed on            G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30
                11 July 2005)                                                                     September 2011
United States   Initiation on 8 June 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of "high       WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 15
                pressure steel cylinders", seamless steel cylinders designed for storage or       G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April December 2011
                transport of compressed or liquefied gas (HS 7311.00.00) from China               2012

United States   Initiation on 8 June 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of "high     WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 18
                pressure steel cylinders", seamless steel cylinders designed for storage or       G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April October 2011
                transport of compressed or liquefied gas (HS 7311.00.00) from China               2012

United States   Termination on 21 June 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of hot-rolled, WTO document
                flat-rolled carbon quality steel products (HS 7208.10; 7208.25; 7208.26;     G/ADP/N/216/USA, 30
                7208.27; 7208.36; 7208.37; 7208.38; 7208.39; 7208.40; 7208.53; 7208.54;      September 2011
                7208.90; 7210.70; 7211.14; 7211.19; 7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.11; 7225.19;
                7225.30; 7225.40; 7225.99; 7226.11; 7226.19; 7226.91; 7226.99) from
                Brazil (imposed on 12 March 2002) and Japan (imposed on 29 June 1999)




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United States   Termination on 21 June 2011 of countervailing duties on imports of hot-        WTO document
                rolled, flat-rolled carbon quality steel products (HS 7208.10; 7208.25;        G/SCM/N/228/USA, 28
                7208.26; 7208.27; 7208.36; 7208.37; 7208.38; 7208.39; 7208.40; 7208.53;        September 2011
                7208.54; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7211.14; 7211.19; 7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.11;
                7225.19; 7225.30; 7225.40; 7225.99; 7226.11; 7226.19; 7226.91; 7226.99)
                from Brazil (imposed on 17 September 2004)

United States   Termination on 15 July 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of ball       WTO document
                bearings and parts thereof (HS 3926.90; 4016.93; 6909.19; 8432.20; 8431.39; G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                8482.10; 8482.80; 8482.91; 8482.99; 8483.20; 8483.30; 8483.50; 8483.90;     2012
                8708.30; 8708.40; 8708.50; 8708.60; 8708.70; 8708.80; 8708.93; 8708.94;
                8708.95; 8708.99; 8803.10; 8803.20; 8803.30; 8803.90) from Japan and the
                United Kingdom (imposed on 15 May 1989)


United States   Termination on 10 August 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of certain     WTO document
                stainless steel sheet and strip in coils (HS 7219.13.00; 7219.14.00;           G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                7219.32.00; 7219.33.00; 7219.34.00; 7219.35.00; 7219.90.00; 7220.12.10;        2012
                7220.12.50; 7220.20.10; 7220.20.60; 7220.20.70; 7220.20.80; 7220.20.90;
                7220.90.00) from Germany, Italy, and Mexico (imposed on 27 July 1999)

United States   Initiation on 10 August 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of large WTO document
                power transformers (HS 8504.23.00; 8504.90) from Korea, Rep. of                G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                                                                                               2012
United States   Termination on 31 August 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of certain WTO document
                stainless steel plates in coils (HS 7219.13; 7219.14; 7219.32; 7219.33;        G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                7219.34; 7219.35; 7219.90; 7220.12; 7220.20; 7220.20.90) from Italy            2012
                (imposed on 21 May 1999)

United States   Termination on 15 September 2011 (no participation by domestic parties in      WTO document
                SNR) of anti-dumping duties on imports of ball bearings (HS 3926.90;           G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                4016.93; 6909.19; 8432.20; 8431.39; 8482.10; 8482.80; 8482.91; 8482.99;        2012
                8483.20; 8483.30; 8483.50; 8483.90; 8708.30; 8708.40; 8708.50; 8708.60;
                8708.70; 8708.80; 8708.93; 8708.94; 8708.95; 8708.99; 8803.10; 8803.20;
                8803.30; 8803.90) from France, Germany and Italy (imposed on 15 May
                1989)

United States   Termination on 16 September 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of          WTO document
                polyethylene terephthalate "PET" film sheet, and strip (HS 3920.62) from       G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 5 June 1991)                                        2012
United States   Termination on 28 October 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of            WTO document               US Court of International
                diamond sawblades and parts thereof (HS 8202.39; 8206.00) from Korea,          G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April   Trade enjoined revocation of
                Rep. of (imposed on 4 November 2009)                                           2012 and Permanent         the order, while an appeal is on
                                                                                               Delegation of the United   going
                                                                                               States to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                               2012)
United States   Initiation on 16 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document
                crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells and modules (HS 8501.61.00;             G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                8507.20.80; 8541.40.60) from China                                             2012
United States   Initiation on 16 November 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of   WTO document               Provisional duty imposed on 19
                crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells and modules (HS 8501.61.00;             G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April   March 2012
                8507.20.80; 8541.40.60) from China                                             2012 and Permanent
                                                                                               Delegation of the United
                                                                                               States to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                               2012)
United States   Initiation on 22 November 2011 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of     WTO document
                circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe (HS 7306.19; 7306.30; 7306.50)       G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                from India, Oman, United Arab Emirates, and Viet Nam                           2012

United States   Initiation on 22 November 2011 of countervailing investigation on imports of WTO document             Provisional duty imposed on 30
                circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe (HS 7306.19; 7306.30; 7306.50)     G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April March 2012 for imports from
                from India, Oman, United Arab Emirates, and Viet Nam                         2012 and Permanent       India and Viet Nam
                                                                                             Delegation of the United
                                                                                             States to the WTO (9 May
                                                                                             2012)
United States   Termination on 1 December 2011 of anti-dumping duties on imports of          WTO document
                stainless steel sheet and strip in coils (HS 7219.13; 7219.14; 7219.32;      G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                7219.33; 7219.34; 7219.35; 7219.90; 7220.12; 7220.20; 7220.20.90) from       2012
                Korea, Rep. of (imposed on 21 May 1999)

                                                                           2012




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United States    Termination on 4 January 2012 (revocation of order pursuant to determination WTO document
                 in sunset review, retroactive to 2010) of anti-dumping duties on imports of  G/ADP/N/223/USA, 3 April
                 certain cut-to-length carbon-quality steel plate (HS 7208.40; 7208.51;       2012
                 7208.52; 7208.53; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7210.90; 7211.13; 7211.14; 7211.90;
                 7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.40; 7225.50; 7225.99; 7226.91; 7226.99) from Italy
                 and Japan (imposed on 10 February 2000)

United States    Termination on 4 January 2012 (revocation of order pursuant to determination WTO document
                 in sunset review, retroactive to 2010) of countervailing duties on imports of G/SCM/N/235/USA, 4 April
                 certain cut-to-length carbon-quality steel plate (HS 7208.40; 7208.51;        2012
                 7208.52; 7208.53; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7210.90; 7211.13; 7211.14; 7211.90;
                 7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.40; 7225.50; 7225.99; 7226.91; 7226.99) from Italy
                 (imposed on 10 February 2000)

United States    Initiation on 24 January 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of the
                 wind towers or sections thereof, whether assembled or unassembled, and           United States to the WTO (9
                 designed to support the nacelle and rotor blades for use in wind turbines with   May 2012)
                 minimum rated electrical power generation capacities in excess of 100
                 kilowatts (HS 7308.20.00; 8502.31.00) from China and Viet Nam

United States    Initiation on 24 January 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of      Permanent Delegation of the
                 wind towers or sections thereof, whether assembled or unassembled, and           United States to the WTO (9
                 designed to support the nacelle and rotor blades for use in wind turbines with   May 2012)
                 minimum rated electrical power generation capacities in excess of 100
                 kilowatts (HS 7308.20.00; 8502.31.00) from China

United States    Initiation on 25 January 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of the
                 steel wire garment hangers, fabricated from carbon steel wire, whether or not    United States to the WTO (9
                 galvanized or painted, whether or not coated with latex or epoxy or similar      May 2012)
                 gripping materials, and/or whether or not fashioned with paper covers or
                 capes (with or without printing) and/or nonslip features such as saddles or
                 tubes (HS 7323.99.90; 7326.20.00) from Chinese Taipei and Viet Nam

United States    Initiation on 25 January 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of      Permanent Delegation of the
                 steel wire garment hangers, fabricated from carbon steel wire, whether or not    United States to the WTO (9
                 galvanized or painted, whether or not coated with latex or epoxy or similar      May 2012)
                 gripping materials, and/or whether or not fashioned with paper covers or
                 capes (with or without printing) and/or nonslip features such as saddles or
                 tubes (HS 7323.99.90; 7326.20.00) from Viet Nam

United States    Initiation on 26 January 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of the
                 large residential washers (HS 8450.11.00; 8450.20.00; 8450.90.20;                United States to the WTO (9
                 8450.90.60) from Korea, Rep. of and Mexico                                       May 2012)
United States    Initiation on 26 January 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of      Permanent Delegation of the
                 large residential washers (HS 8450.11.00; 8450.20.00; 8450.90.20;                United States to the WTO (9
                 8450.90.60) from Korea, Rep. of                                                  May 2012)
United States    Termination on 2 March 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of fresh and       Permanent Delegation of the
                 chilled Atlantic salmon (HS 0302.12) from Norway (imposed on 12 April            United States to the WTO (9
                 1991)                                                                            May 2012)
United States    Termination on 2 March 2012 of countervailing duties on imports of fresh and     Permanent Delegation of the
                 chilled Atlantic salmon (HS 0302.12) from Norway (imposed on 12 April            United States to the WTO (9
                 1991) (order has been revoked effective 13 February 2011)                        May 2012)

United States    Amendments to Section 701 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C 1671)              PL 112-99 (13 March 2012)
                 clarifying that the countervailing duty law can be applied to subsidized goods   and Legislation H.R. 4105
                 from non-market economy countries, and that the Department of Commerce           "Enrolled Bill" (7 March
                 can adjust anti-dumping duties applied to goods from non-market economy          2012)
                 countries when countervailing duties are applied to the same good

United States    Initiation on 27 March 2012 of anti-dumping investigation on imports of          Permanent Delegation of the
                 drawn stainless steel sinks (HS 7324.10) from China                              United States to the WTO (9
                                                                                                  May 2012)
United States    Initiation on 27 March 2012 of countervailing investigation on imports of        Permanent Delegation of the
                 drawn stainless steel sinks (HS 7324.10) from China                              United States to the WTO (9
                                                                                                  May 2012)
United States    Termination on 20 April 2012 of anti-dumping duties on imports of orange         Permanent Delegation of the
                 juice (HS 2009.11; 2009.12) from Brazil (imposed on 9 March 2006)                United States to the WTO (9
                                                                                                  May 2012)
Other trade measures
                                                                             2008
None




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                                                                        2009
United States   Omnibus Appropriations Act 2009 (H.R. 1105) which cancels funding for a   Permanent Delegation of the The funding prohibition was not
                test programme by the US Department of Transportation which allowed cross United States to the WTO    included in the subsequent
                border trucking services with Mexico                                      (11 March 2009)             funding bill passed by Congress

United States   Updated Implementing Guidance for ARRA which provides information                  Interim Final Guidance, 74  Amendments of Interim Final
                relevant to US States, other sub-federal entities, and other entities subject to   (Federal Register No.       Guidance, 75 (Federal Register
                US obligations under international agreements, on the application of the "Buy      18449) of 23 April 2009 and No. 14323) of 25 March 2010
                American" requirement. Both regulations require, in procurement covered by         Permanent Delegation of the
                an international agreement, that the "Buy American" requirement not be             United States to the WTO
                applied with respect to iron, steel, and manufactured goods of GPA and other       (11 May 2011)
                trade agreements Parties

United States   Allocations for dairy export incentive programme (reintroduction of export         USDA Release No. 0178.09
                subsidies, which were not used since 2003), for skimmed milk powder;               (FAS PR 0081-09)
                cheese; and butter                                                                 (22 May 2009)
United States   Dairy Export Incentive Programme: extension of dairy subsidies for another         Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 July 2009
                year                                                                               United States to the WTO
                                                                                                   (6 July 2009)
                                                                               2010
United States   U.S.-Canada Agreement on Government Procurement. The agreement has                 Permanent Delegation of the Effective 16 February 2010
                two elements. First, it includes permanent and reciprocal commitments under        United States to the WTO
                the WTO Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) with respect to                     (11 May 2011)
                provincial, territorial and state procurement. In addition, the agreement
                provides for additional, reciprocal guarantees of access on a temporary basis.
                Canada is providing US suppliers with access to construction procurement of
                a number of provincial and territorial entities (not covered by the GPA) and
                municipal entities. The United States is providing Canadian suppliers with
                access to state and local public works projects in seven programmes funded
                by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The
                United States is also offering access to the seven ARRA programmes to the
                other GPA parties, based on the negotiation of mutually acceptable
                commitments


United States   Establishment of an additional in-quota (181,437 metric tonnes raw value           Permanent Delegation of the Effective 11 May 2010
                MTRV) quantity of the fiscal year 2010 tariff-rate quota (TRQ) for imported        United States to the WTO
                raw cane sugar (HS 1701) for the remainder of fiscal year 2010                     (31 May 2010)
                (30 September 2010) for 27 countries. This quantity is in addition to the
                minimum amount to which the US is committed pursuant the Uruguay Round
                Agreements (1,117,195 MTRV)

United States   Extension of the dairy incentive programme for the period July 2010                Permanent Delegation of the
                to June 2011                                                                       United States to the WTO
                                                                                                   (20 October 2010)

United States   Final Rule on the Recovery Act Buy-American Requirements (Federal                  Permanent Delegation of the
                Acquisition Regulation, replacing an interim Rule), establishing that iron and     United States to the WTO
                steel construction materials are exempt from this provision, only when those       (11 Max 2011) and Federal
                materials do not consist wholly or predominantly of iron and steel                 Register No. 53153 of 30
                                                                                                   August 2010

United States   US Manufacturing Enhancement Act of 2010 "Miscellaneous Tariff Bill"            Permanent Delegation of the
                extending until 31 December 2012 temporary suspensions of import tariffs on United States to the WTO
                certain products used by manufacturers, i.e. raw materials, chemicals, yarns, (11 May 2011)
                and items not manufactured domestically (items in HS Chapters 16; 20; 21;
                28; 29; 30; 31; 32; 33; 34; 42; 44; 55; 62; 63; 64; 69; 71; 84; 85; 87; 90; 92)


                                                                            2011
United States   Special tax (2%) on foreign persons who receive a specified federal                Permanent Delegation of the
                procurement payment, if the goods or services provided to the US                   United States to the WTO
                Government are manufactured or provided in any country that is not party to        (11 May 2011)
                an international procurement agreement with the United States


United States   National Dairy Promotion and Research Programme introducing an import              Permanent Delegation of the Effective 1 August 2011
                assessment fee (US$0.075/hundredweight) of local or imported milk or               United States to the WTO
                equivalent (265 HS tariff lines from Chapters 04; 15; 17; 18; 19; 21; 22; 35)      (11 May 2011)

                                                                              2012




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United States   Elimination of import tariffs on pure ethanol (minimum 190 proof)         Permanent Delegation of the   Effective 1 January 2012
                                                                                          United States to the WTO (9
                                                                                          May 2012)
United States   Interagency Trade Enforcement Centre (ITEC) created for stricter          Permanent Delegation of the   Executive order signed on 28
                enforcement of trade deals and targeting unfair trading practices         United States to the WTO (9   February 2012, and published on
                                                                                          May 2012)                     5 March 2012




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                                                                                    220                                                                   2/2/2013
3605.00.00




3605.00.00




4011.10.10;4011.10.50; 4011.20.10; 4011.20.50


3923.21.00




3923.21.00




7304.29.10; 7304.29.20; 7304.29.31; 7304.29.41; 7304.29.50; 7304.29.61; 7304.39.00; 7304.59.60; 7304.59.80; 7305.20.20; 7305.20.40;
7305.20.60; 7305.20.80; 7306.29.10; 7306.29.20; 7306.29.31; 7306.29.41; 7306.29.60; 7306.29.81




7304.29.10; 7304.29.20; 7304.29.31; 7304.29.41; 7304.29.50; 7304.29.61; 7304.39.00; 7304.59.60; 7304.59.80; 7305.20.20; 7305.20.40;
7305.20.60; 7305.20.80; 7306.29.10; 7306.29.20; 7306.29.31; 7306.29.41; 7306.29.60; 7306.29.81




7312.10.30




7312.10.30




7308.90.70




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7308.90.70




8528.12


6301.10.00




5806.31.00; 5806.32.10; 5806.32.20; 5806.39.20; 5806.39.30; 5808.90.00; 5810.91.00; 5810.92.90; 5810.99.90; 5903.90.10; 5903.90.25;
5903.90.30; 5907.00.60; 5907.00.80; 6307.90.98




5806.31.00; 5806.32.10; 5806.32.20; 5806.39.20; 5806.39.30; 5808.90.00; 5810.91.00; 5810.92.90; 5810.99.90; 5903.90.10; 5903.90.25;
5903.90.30; 5907.00.60; 5907.00.80; 6307.90.98




6815.91.00; 6815.99.20; 6815.99.40; 6902.10.10; 6902.10.50




6815.91.00; 6815.99.20; 6815.99.40; 6902.10.10; 6902.10.50




7313.00


7304.19.10; 7304.19.50; 7304.31.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.51.50; 7304.59.60; 7304.59.80; 7411.10.10; 7407.10.15; 7419.99.50; 8415.90.80




7304.19.10; 7304.19.50; 7304.31.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.51.50; 7304.59.60; 7304.59.80; 7411.10.10; 7407.10.15; 7419.99.50; 8415.90.80




4810.14.11;4810.14.19; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.50; 4810.14.60; 4810.14.70; 4810.19.11; 4810.19.19; 4810.19.20;4810.22.10; 4810.22.50;
4810.22.60; 4810.22.70; 4810.29.10; 4810.29.50; 4810.29.60; 4810.29.70; 4810.32; 4810.39; 4810.92




4810.14.11;4810.14.19; 4810.14.20; 4810.14.50; 4810.14.60; 4810.14.70; 4810.19.11; 4810.19.19; 4810.19.20;4810.22.10; 4810.22.50;
4810.22.60; 4810.22.70; 4810.29.10; 4810.29.50; 4810.29.60; 4810.29.70; 4810.32; 4810.39; 4810.92




2835.24.00; 2835.31; 2835.39.10




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2835.24.00; 2835.31; 2835.39.10




7407.10.15; 7411.10.10; 7419.99.50; 8415.90.80




8409.99.91




7318.15; 7318.16




7318.15; 7318.16




7304.22.00; 7304.23.30; 7304.23.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.49.00; 7304.59.80; 8431.43.40; 8431.43.80




7304.22.00; 7304.23.30; 7304.23.60; 7304.39.00; 7304.49.00; 7304.59.80; 8431.43.40; 8431.43.80




7604.21.00; 7604.29.10; 7604.29.30; 7604.29.50; 7608.20.00; 7610.10; 7610.90; 7615.19; 7615.20; 7616.99




7604.21.00; 7604.29.10; 7604.29.30; 7604.29.50; 7608.20.00; 7610.10; 7610.90; 7615.19; 7615.20; 7616.99




5210.11




2905.44


7217.10.10; 7217.10.20; 7217.10.30; 7217.10.40; 7217.10.50; 7217.10.60; 7217.10.70; 7217.10.80; 7217.10.90; 7217.20.15; 7217.20.30;
7217.20.45; 7217.20.60; 7217.20.75; 7326.20.00; 7326.90.10; 7326.90.25; 7326.90.35; 7326.90.45; 7326.90.60; 7326.90.85; 9403.20.00;
9403.90.80




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                                                                                    223                                               2/2/2013
7217.10.10; 7217.10.20; 7217.10.30; 7217.10.40; 7217.10.50; 7217.10.60; 7217.10.70; 7217.10.80; 7217.10.90; 7217.20.15; 7217.20.30;
7217.20.45; 7217.20.60; 7217.20.75; 7326.20.00; 7326.90.10; 7326.90.25; 7326.90.35; 7326.90.45; 7326.90.60; 7326.90.85; 9403.20.00;
9403.90.80




9603.40




4002.41; 4002.49; 4003.00




7307.23




2009.70; 2009.79; 2106.90




4409.10.05; 4409.10.20; 4409.29.05; 4409.29.25; 4412.31.05; 4412.31.25; 4412.31.31; 4412.31.40; 4412.31.51; 4412.31.60; 4412.31.91;
4412.32.05; 4412.32.25; 4412.32.31; 4412.32.56; 4412.39.10; 4412.39.30; 4412.39.40; 4412.39.50; 4412.94.10; 4412.94.31; 4412.94.41;
4412.94.51; 4412.94.60; 4412.94.70; 4412.94.80; 4412.94.90; 4412.94.95; 4412.99.06; 4412.99.10; 4412.99.31; 4412.99.41; 4412.99.51;
4412.99.57; 4412.99.60; 4412.99.70; 4412.99.80; 4412.99.90; 4412.99.95; 4418.71.10; 4418.71.20; 4418.71.90; 4418.72.20; 4418.72.95;
4418.79.00; 4418.90.46




4409.10.05; 4409.10.20; 4409.29.05; 4409.29.25; 4412.31.05; 4412.31.25; 4412.31.31; 4412.31.40; 4412.31.51; 4412.31.60; 4412.31.91;
4412.32.05; 4412.32.25; 4412.32.31; 4412.32.56; 4412.39.10; 4412.39.30; 4412.39.40; 4412.39.50; 4412.94.10; 4412.94.31; 4412.94.41;
4412.94.51; 4412.94.60; 4412.94.70; 4412.94.80; 4412.94.90; 4412.94.95; 4412.99.06; 4412.99.10; 4412.99.31; 4412.99.41; 4412.99.51;
4412.99.57; 4412.99.60; 4412.99.70; 4412.99.80; 4412.99.90; 4412.99.95; 4418.71.10; 4418.71.20; 4418.71.90; 4418.72.20; 4418.72.95;
4418.79.00; 4418.90.46




8112.21




7323.93; 9604.00




7323.93




7323.94




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3904.61




3604.10.10; 3604.10.90




7307.21.10; 7307.21.50




8104.11; 8104.19; 8104.30; 8104.90




8418.10.00; 8418.21.00; 8418.99.40; 8418.99.80




8708.70.05; 8708.70.25; 8708.70.45; 8708.70.60




8418.10.00; 8418.21.00; 8418.99.40; 8418.99.80




8708.70.05; 8708.70.25; 8708.70.45; 8708.70.60




7317.00.55; 7317.00.65; 7317.00.75




2921.59.40; 2921.59.80; 2933.69.60; 3204.20.80




7217.20.30; 7217.20.45; 7229.20.00; 7229.90.50


7217.20.30; 7217.20.45; 7229.20.00; 7229.90.50


7219.11; 7219.12; 7219.31; 7219.90; 7220.11; 7220.20; 7220.90




3912.31


7311.00.00                                                                                                                               China




7311.00.00                                                                                                                               China




7208.10; 7208.25; 7208.26; 7208.27; 7208.36; 7208.37; 7208.38; 7208.39; 7208.40; 7208.53; 7208.54; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7211.14; 7211.19;
7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.11; 7225.19; 7225.30; 7225.40; 7225.99; 7226.11; 7226.19; 7226.91; 7226.99




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7208.10; 7208.25; 7208.26; 7208.27; 7208.36; 7208.37; 7208.38; 7208.39; 7208.40; 7208.53; 7208.54; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7211.14; 7211.19;
7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.11; 7225.19; 7225.30; 7225.40; 7225.99; 7226.11; 7226.19; 7226.91; 7226.99




3926.90; 4016.93; 6909.19; 8432.20; 8431.39; 8482.10; 8482.80; 8482.91; 8482.99; 8483.20; 8483.30; 8483.50; 8483.90; 8708.30; 8708.40;
8708.50; 8708.60; 8708.70; 8708.80; 8708.93; 8708.94; 8708.95; 8708.99; 8803.10; 8803.20; 8803.30; 8803.90




7219.13.00; 7219.14.00; 7219.32.00; 7219.33.00; 7219.34.00; 7219.35.00; 7219.90.00; 7220.12.10; 7220.12.50; 7220.20.10; 7220.20.60;
7220.20.70; 7220.20.80; 7220.20.90; 7220.90.00




8504.23.00; 8504.90                                                                                                                      Korea


7219.13; 7219.14; 7219.32; 7219.33; 7219.34; 7219.35; 7219.90; 7220.12; 7220.20; 7220.20.90




3926.90; 4016.93; 6909.19; 8432.20; 8431.39; 8482.10; 8482.80; 8482.91; 8482.99; 8483.20; 8483.30; 8483.50; 8483.90; 8708.30; 8708.40;
8708.50; 8708.60; 8708.70; 8708.80; 8708.93; 8708.94; 8708.95; 8708.99; 8803.10; 8803.20; 8803.30; 8803.90




3920.62


8202.39; 8206.00




8501.61.00; 8507.20.80; 8541.40.60                                                                                                       China


8501.61.00; 8507.20.80; 8541.40.60




7306.19; 7306.30; 7306.50




7306.19; 7306.30; 7306.50




7219.13; 7219.14; 7219.32; 7219.33; 7219.34; 7219.35; 7219.90; 7220.12; 7220.20; 7220.20.90




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7208.40; 7208.51; 7208.52; 7208.53; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7210.90; 7211.13; 7211.14; 7211.90; 7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.40; 7225.50; 7225.99;
7226.91; 7226.99




7208.40; 7208.51; 7208.52; 7208.53; 7208.90; 7210.70; 7210.90; 7211.13; 7211.14; 7211.90; 7212.40; 7212.50; 7225.40; 7225.50; 7225.99;
7226.91; 7226.99




7308.20.00; 8502.31.00                                                                                                                   China, Viet
                                                                                                                                         Nam




7308.20.00; 8502.31.00                                                                                                                   China




7323.99.90; 7326.20.00                                                                                                                   Chinese
                                                                                                                                         Taipei, Viet
                                                                                                                                         Nam




7323.99.90; 7326.20.00                                                                                                                   Viet Nam




8450.11.00; 8450.20.00; 8450.90.20; 8450.90.60                                                                                           Korea,
                                                                                                                                         Mexico

8450.11.00; 8450.20.00; 8450.90.20; 8450.90.60                                                                                           Korea


0302.12


0302.12




7324.10                                                                                                                                  China


7324.10                                                                                                                                  China


2009.11; 2009.12




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