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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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To have no checks on imports, drastically lower import tariffs, no specific duties, no classification between manufacturing and import and no licences for import and export are few examples from the recommendations which are going to completely wipe out the manufacturing base in the country.
The Ministry of Commerce is also supportive to a large extent of the demand of the private sector for the reduction in import tariff of smuggling-prone items and had been opposing the imposition of regulatory duty on luxury items imported in the country.
Japan has taken issue with a Russian plan to substantially raise import tariffs on automobiles before Russia's entry into the World Trade Organization (WTO), diplomatic sources here said Wednesday.
An Import Tariff Is Likely to Increase Consumer Vulnerability to Foreign Oil Price Shocks
Regarding oil prices) we are thinking of a scenario of lowering import tariffs first, if necessary, although we will wait and see more," Yoon told parliament.
com's market analyst said that the food import tariff quotas for the main varieties of basic food products necessary for self-sufficiency have not been used up in previous years.
Regarding tariff rate quotas for meat and poultry, Russia has agreed to allow 530,000 tonnes of frozen beef imports from WTO members each year and 40,000 tonnes of imports of fresh and chilled beef, with both subject to an in-quota import tariff of 15 percent.
Many energy experts say the import tariff should be reduced, or ended r, because the United States will need more foreign supplies to meet a federal law requiring higher ethanol use every year.
Trade negotiators have yet to negotiate import tariff cuts, farm subsidies and other thorny issues.
market from the Caribbean are exempted from an import tariff of 54 cents per gallon, up to a limit of 7% of U.
During talks with Japan in Geneva in April, Russia said it wants to join the WTO and plans to raise its import tariff rate to 35% in 2005, the sources said.
This mixture attracts a lower import tariff of only 6.
from the Caribbean are exempted from a 54 cents a gallon import tariff up to a limit of 7% of the U.
India opposed the Japanese tariff plan, on grounds that developing countries should be allowed to maintain higher import tariffs in order to protect domestic industries.
31 a list of steel items to be exempted from its hefty import tariffs before deciding whether to retaliate, a top Japanese trade official said Monday.