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be the duty of or be someone's duty

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off duty

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an act or course of action that is demanded of one, as by position, custom, law, or religion

a piece of work that has been assigned

the condition of being put to use

a compulsory contribution, usually of money, that is required for the support of a government

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According to Paula Rosenbeck, FBG's director of international sales, the removal of GSP status would result in import duties of 3.
It is estimated that if Pristina raises the import duties on imports from Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Moldova, the Macedonian export to Kosovo could go up by 100 million euros a year.
Canada levies around 6% in import duties for autos imported from Japanese and European automakers.
NEW DELHI (FNS)--The Indian government will further reduce peak import duties on a range of goods, especially raw materials and components that go into textiles effective immediately.
No import duties or licence fee will apply on machinery, equipment and materials etc.
As an alternative to lifting import duties, IBAA suggested allocating unused dairy quota to emerging democracies.
Not only does it allow us to cut costs on shipping and import duties, thereby improving margins, but it also allows us to bring production close to home and work with a company that has extensive experience in assembling quality consumer electronics.
The government has also announced abolition of import duties for a year starting earlier this year on other food commodities, animal feed basic materials and fertilizers included in 57 tariff categories The commodities were part of those in 2,165 tariff categories to be exempted from import duties in December last year.
It reduces import duties on a wide range of medicine exports from both countries.
The soft wheat import duties cover the period between June 1 and -December 31, while the durum import duties are for June and July.
Import duties on commercial fishing equipment range from 0% to15% of the CIF value and some items can be imported duty free as per the aforementioned product list by Harmonized Code.
Japan welcomes a ruling by the appellate body of the World Trade Organization (WTO) that a Canadian law exempting from import duties only automobiles made by U.
Another issue is determining if a previously engaged product importer paid the correct amount of import duties with respect to the shipment of Company products into the PRC and, if not, whether the Company could be held responsible for the underpayment, if any, of Chinese duty.
The government will add 55 types' automotive components to be exempted from import duties to strengthen the competitive edge of the domestic automotive industry.