IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Outflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 10 Jun 2011 | Removal date: 07 Aug 2016
Still in force

Export tax

The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus approved Decree No. 753 of 10 June 2011 in order to stabilise the situation on the domestic fuel market (concerning classification codes 2710 11, 2710 19), as well as to prevent the illegal export of fuel under the cover of personal use.
The decree states that the following item is excluded from the list of personal goods (which do not require export taxes): if a physical person leaves with private vehicle the border more than 1 time per 5 days. A number of exceptions are made for diplomatic transport and families of diplomats, state officials, military persons, people who go to hospitals, state officials of the Customs Union, the vehicles which conduct international transportation of people, as well as physical persons, travelling to work abroad (work visa).
This state initiative was eliminated as of 1 September 2016 with Decree No. 526 of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of 1 July 2016.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

333 Petroleum oils & oils of bituminous materials, other than crude
2710 Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, other than crude; preparations not elsewhere specified or included, containing by weight 70 % or more of petroleum oils or of oils obtained from bituminous minerals, these oils being the basic con
271012 Light oils and preparations
271019 Other

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