Weakness in raw materials markets

Experts believe that the reduction of demand from China and the prospects of a further strengthening of the dollar if come up in December the interest rates in United States, portend a weakness in raw materials markets. Despite the bad news the Executive of Merrill Lynch, Juan...

Textile industry is affected by tariff surcharges

The national textile sector would be affected by higher prices of certain machinery, inputs and raw materials, with the entry into force of tariff surcharges, indicated yesterday union representatives and suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and marketers of fabrics in the...

Government plans to review the list of products affected by safeguards

On March 6 a document through which a safeguard BOP is set to 2961 tariff items was issued. The surcharge established is between 5% and 45%. Some unions criticize the inclusion of raw material needed for their activities and requested a revision of the list. The Association of...

COMEX released 10 raw materials of INEN

The Committee on trade (Comex), excluded 10 imported raw materials from the presentation of the certificate of recognition to the Ecuadorian Institute for Standardization (INEN).These materials range between condiments and seasonings (sauces and dressings), bacon without lean...
Government removed restriction for raw materials imports

Government removed restriction for raw materials imports

At the meeting between entrepreneurs and the Government, the private sector expected modifications to the standards of quality of the Ecuadorian Institute of standardisation (INEN). The official response that no action will be repealed, but particular problems will be reviewed.  ...