On 6 February 2012, the Russian Government amended the List of Equipment Eligible for VAT-Free Imports, with new additions of firm-specific equipment.
The Government expanded:
- tariff line 8422 40 000 8 with roll packing machines, model Compatta
- tariff line 8443 39 900 1 with digital ink-jet printing machine, model ReNOIR 180/16/16
- tariff line 8445 13 000 9 with tape machines, models FX-280, FX-281, FX-282, FX-283, FX-284
- tariff line 8451 29 000 0 with tumble-dryer, models 180/8, 180/10, Montex 5000
The following types of equipment were added, together with the tariff lines:
- 8451 40 000 9 Post-print fabric washing machine, washing machine, batch dyeing machines Eco-soft plus-F 140/1 Thies PL, Eco-soft plus-F 140/2 Thies PL, Mini-soft Thies PL, machines for atmospheric dyeing and bleaching model DMS 11 RDS, Goller Economica cold dyeing station, Sintensa active dye-wash station, Thies jigger models 2300/2600, Benninger continuous dyeing station, Pad Dry Pad Steam station models BICOFLEX-IR-TH96-DL037. 5FF-LG EXTRACTA-1800
- 8451 50 000 0 DB-AX duplicating and inspection machines
- 8451 80 300 9 Steam booster, model 2008 250m T.2600 GAZ Pt-Sx, Biancalani machine for softening and drying Airo 24E, accessories to model FC-DUE with spinning shafts, cleaning and shearing machine Super Duplo model XCC.
The decree was published on 13 February and enters into force on 23 February 2012.