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A UK-India FTA - what are the chances of a swift deal?

Could a UK-India FTA be a more realistic prospect as both sides commit to closer trading relations?


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Indian importers face new requirements to enjoy concessionary duties

India's CBIC has set out new rules for businesses aiming to avail themselves of reduced customs rates for imported manufacturing materials.


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How the WTO is aiming to tackle technical barriers to trade

The WTO has released a new report highlighting the work it has done in the last year to raise awareness of new TBTs and ensure members can offer their input.


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EU shelves proposed tariffs in US metals dispute

Planned increases to tariffs on a range of US imports to the EU from June will not go ahead after the two sides agreed to new talks.


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US chemicals industry calls for removal of China tariffs

A trade group in the US has urged trade representative Katherine Tai to reduce tariffs on chemical goods and pursue new DFTA to further lower barriers to trade.


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Non-EU imports to UK outpace EU shipments for first time

New ONS figures reveal the UK imported more from non-EU countries than from the EU for the first time in over 20 years in Q1 2021.


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UK freeport users facing additional tariffs on certain exports

Exports from UK freeports to 23 countries will still be subject to duties due to clauses in FTAs that exempt these zones from zero-tariff regimes, the UK government has confirmed.


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HMRC offers advice on delayed declarations for UK importers

HMRC has written to businesses in the UK offering advice on delaying import declarations on goods from the EU.


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Chinese exports slow as global demand drops

Chinese export volume growth declined in April compared with the previous month as world demand for manufactured goods returns to normal levels.


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UK and India agree £1bn trade and investment deal

The UK and India have agreed a new trade partnership at virtual talks between Boris Johnson and Narendra Modi.