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Oil and Industry 09-06-2017

EU sets steel import duties to counter Chinese subsidies

The European Union has set duties of up to 35.9 percent on imports of hot-rolled flat steel from China to counter what it says are unfair subsidies in a finding challenged by Beijing. The European Commission, which conducted an investigation...
Global Europe 10-05-2011

EU-Pakistan trade plan faces fresh criticism

A plan to liberalise trade with Pakistan following last year's devastating floods is under fire for its expected impact on the EU's biofuels and textiles industries, especially in crisis-hit Portugal, according to internal documents seen by EURACTIV.
Trade & Society 24-11-2006

No tax break for online alcohol consumers

European Court rules that only alcohol transported personally is exempt from excise duties in member state of importation.
Trade & Society 09-10-2006

Shoe retailers threaten shoe retaliation

Chinese shoemakers and European retailers are threatening legal action after the EU adopted a decision to impose anti-dumping duties against imports of leather footwear from China and Vietnam.
Trade & Society 28-09-2006

Clock ticking on Asian-shoes decision

Member states have once more failed to resolve a row over whether to impose punitive tariffs on imports of Chinese and Vietnamese footwear.