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by SickMonkey
Tue Mar 04, 2008 5:33 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Market for analog synths up sharply ?
Replies: 77
Views: 6963

Couldn't it rather be that the market for romplers (etc) is DOWN sharply, with software taking its place, thus making the analogs chart higher in the relative sales charts...?
by SickMonkey
Sun Mar 02, 2008 11:07 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Importing synths from the US into sweden (or EU in general)
Replies: 16
Views: 1779

As far as I understand it, I thought ROHS applied to newly manufactured goods in the EU, and the import of newly manufactured goods from outside the EU, but not older goods that were manufactured before the legislation came into effect. Thus, we can buy old synths - but manufacturing and trading (w...
by SickMonkey
Sun Mar 02, 2008 9:54 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Importing synths from the US into sweden (or EU in general)
Replies: 16
Views: 1779

Re: Importing synths from the US into sweden (or EU in gener

Does anyone here have any experience with doing this? I'm considering importing a portable dotcom modular, but 1: 25% import tax >_<; Well, technically it's VAT, not "import tax". We get to pay those lovely 25% on everything we buy (yet, strangely, one almost never hears anyone complain about that ...