ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Feb 2009

In February 2009, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



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NANAon on state measures taken during the current global downturn that are likely to affect foreign commerce. It goes beyond other monitoring initiatives by identifying the trading partners likely to be harmed by these measures.


Inception date: 01 Feb 2009 | Removal date: 03 Jul 2009

Import tariff

As of 1 February 2009 (according to Decree No. 1007 of 24 December 2008) the Russian Federation has introduced fees, collected from international carriers who use its federal roads.

The fees are at the amount of 385 RUB (ca. 11 USD) per day and 60 000 RUB (ca. 1667 USD). Only freight vehicles over 3.5 tonnes originating from the following states are charged:
1. Austria
2. Belgium
3. Bulgaria
4. United Kingdom
5. Hungary
6. Germany
7. Greece
8. Denmark
9. Ireland
10. Spain
11. Italy
12. Cyprus
13. Latvia
14. Lithuania
15. Luxembourg
16. Malta
17. Netherlands
18. Poland
19. Portugal
20. Romania
21. Slovakia
22. Slovenia
23. Turkmenistan
24. Finland
25. France
26. Czech Republic
27. Switzerland
28. Sweden
29. Estonia.

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