Importers

The EU’s new carbon agenda – how will it affect trade with ASEAN? | Asia | An in-depth look at current events from across the continent | DW

On July 14, the European Commission adopted a long-standing proposal for a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM), a de facto tax on imported products that do not comply with the EU’s own rules on carbon. carbon emissions. As Brussels rushes into its climate action, it fears that European companies will relocate their carbon-intensive production abroad to take advantage of lax ...

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LGMA hopes Canada accepts test mandate – Produce Blue Book

California green leaf grower-shippers are optimistic that Canada is easing restrictions on their product later this year. Last October, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) put in place temporary importation measures to prevent contaminated food from entering the market. The CFIA requires that importers provide either proof that the romaine lettuce intended for import into Canada does not come from ...

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U.S. clean energy industry facing forced labor issues

This is the first of three articles on the solar industry and forced labor. Here we focus on regulation. Articles in the coming weeks will focus on the issues facing importers and their suppliers, as well as investors and their demands. Your shipment of solar equipment is stopped by customs at the US border due to the potential use of ...

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What the Big Mac Index says about the dollar and the dong

WHEN The Economist introduced its Big Mac Index 35 years ago, McDonald’s ubiquitous burger was only $ 1.60 in America. Now, it costs $ 5.65, based on an average price across four cities. The increase far exceeds inflation over the same period. Listen to this story Your browser does not support the item . Enjoy more audio and podcasts on ...

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Hazel Tech recruits Director of Commercial Strategy

Hazel Technologies® announces the arrival of Mike Rubidoux as Director of Commercial Strategy. Rubidoux joins Hazel Tech with over 30 years of experience in selling national and international suppliers. His career includes his work at Sage Fruit Company, where Rubidoux oversaw domestic and international sales of apples, cherries and pears. He also worked at Sun Pacific Marketing where he was ...

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Soaring gas prices force Kwara women to use the stove

Many women in Ilorin, Kwara State, have resorted to cooking stoves due to the rising price of gas.Some housewives interviewed by LEADERSHIP in the metropolis of Ilorin deplored the sudden increase in the price of cooking gas.They said the development has worsened the economy of many households. A housewife, Taibat Kadir, said that a 12.5 kg bottle she previously filled ...

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Market liberalization is not enough to lower food prices

Liberalizing the entry of agricultural products into the country is not enough to lower food prices, an economist said, adding that the government should support small and medium importers to promote competition. B-SAFE project leader Winrock International and University of the Philippines economist Ramon Clarete said at a virtual forum hosted by the Philippine Competition Commission (CPC) and the Association ...

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Government lacks political will to operationalize the Komenda sugar factory – Former member of the board of directors

The government headed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo lacks the political will to operationalize the former Komenda sugar factory in the Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem municipality of the central region. Mr. Ransford Chatman Vanni-Amoah, former Secretary of the Board of the Komenda Sugar Factory said that the non-functioning of the factory was a ploy to thwart the presidential ambition of Mr. John ...

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