IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 16 Jul 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Public procurement localisation

With Resolution Nr. 656 of the Government of the Russian Federation of 14 July 2014 was introduced a ban on the admission of certain types of mechanical engineering goods, originating from foreign countries, to procurement for state and municipal needs. The purpose of the new legal act is 'to protect the domestic market of the Russian Federation, the national economy and to support the Russian producers'.
 
Specifically, restriction on the procurement of the following goods is introduced: cars, trucks and fire engines, cars used for medical and emergency technical purposes, tank vehicles, bulldozers, road rollers, excavators, concrete pumps, trams, trolleybuses, and timber carrying vehicles.

The ban does not apply to the purchase of goods by diplomatic missions and consular offices of Russia, as well as representative of the country in international (inter-state, inter-governmental) organisations in order to support their work on the territory of a foreign state. 
 
The regulation enters into force on 16 July 2014. In respect to tramcars, it applies as of 1 January, 2015.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

444 Machinery for mining, quarrying & construction; parts
8429 Selfpropelled bulldozers, angledozers, graders, levellers, scrapers, mechanical shovels, excavators, shovel loaders, tamping machines and road rollers.
842911 Track laying
842919 Other
842920 Graders and levellers
842940 Tamping machines and road rollers
842951 Frontend shovel loaders
842952 Machinery with a 360? revolving superstructure
842959 Other
8704 Motor vehicles for the transport of goods.
870410 Dumpers designed for offhighway use
491 Motor vehicles, trailers & semi-trailers; parts
8702 Motor vehicles for the transport of ten or more persons, including the driver.
870210 With compressionignition internal combustion piston engine (diesel or semidiesel)
870290 Other
8703 Motor cars and other motor vehicles principally designed for the transport of persons (other than those of heading 87.02), including station wagons and racing cars.
870310 Vehicles specially designed for travelling on snow; golf cars and similar vehicles
870321 Of a cylinder capacity not exceeding 1,000 cc
870322 Of a cylinder capacity exceeding 1,000 cc but not exceeding 1,500 cc
870323 Of a cylinder capacity exceeding 1,500 cc but not exceeding 3,000 cc
870324 Of a cylinder capacity exceeding 3,000 cc
870331 Of a cylinder capacity not exceeding 1,500 cc
870332 Of a cylinder capacity exceeding 1,500 cc but not exceeding 2,500 cc
870333 Of a cylinder capacity exceeding 2,500 cc
870390 Other
8704 Motor vehicles for the transport of goods.
870421 g.v.w. not exceeding 5 tonnes
870422 g.v.w. exceeding 5 tonnes but not exceeding 20 tonnes
870423 g.v.w. exceeding 20 tonnes
870431 g.v.w. not exceeding 5 tonnes
870432 g.v.w. exceeding 5 tonnes
870490 Other
8705 Special purpose motor vehicles, other than those principally designed for the transport of persons or goods (for example, breakdown lorries, crane lorries, fire fighting vehicles, concrete mixer lorries, road sweeper lorries, spraying lorries, mobile wor
870510 Crane lorries
870520 Mobile drilling derricks
870530 Fire fighting vehicles
870540 Concretemixer lorries
870590 Other

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