All WTO articles

  • LandCruiserPrado
    Article

    Vehicle imports to Russia increase in the first quarter

    2018-05-29T09:26:13Z

    Russia imported almost 67,000 finished vehicles during the first quarter 2018, up by just under 50% compared to the same period last year, according to a statement from the country’s Federal Customs Service. Imports over the period were equal to $1.65 billion. It is the first time in a decade ...

  • Ducato_F3Q_DRL
    Article

    WTO court orders Russia to cut duties on European LCVs

    2018-04-03T12:56:36Z

    The World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement association, the Appellate Body, has ruled Russian anti-dumping duties on light commercial vehicles (LCVs) imported from Germany and Italy illegal. The Russian federal government now has to lower the duties or face penalties. The EU expects Russia to remove the anti-dumping duties on LCVs ...

  • WTO_opt
    Article

    WTO's trade facilitation agreement comes into force

    2017-03-01T15:27:49Z

    A World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement supporting simpler and clearer procedures when it comes to imports and exports of goods came into force this week after the requisite amount of member countries agreed to implement it. Spread out over 12 articles, the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) prescribes many measures to ...

  • UK auto manufacture_opt
    Article

    SMMT highlights implications of post-Brexit tariffs and Industry 4.0

    2016-11-29T21:00:59Z

    The UK’s automotive trade association has estimated that tariffs on imported and exported finished vehicles could amount to £4.5 billion ($5.6 billion) a year, if Britain makes a clean break from the European Union. Earlier this evening, Gareth Jones, the outgoing president of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders ...