ANNOUNCEMENT 20 May 2009

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



24 2008 . N 1007 . " , , "
http://rg.ru/2009/01/14/transport-sbory-dok.html

20 2009 . N 440 . " , "
http://rg.ru/2009/05/27/dorogi-dok.html


Inception date: 20 May 2009 | Removal date: 18 May 2016

Import tariff

As of 20 May 2009 (according to Decree No. 440 of 20 May 2009) foreign carriers of a reduced list of countries are to be charged for travelling on Russian federal roads.
 
The previous list (according to Decree No. 1007 of 24 December 2008) included:

  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.

The new list includes:

  1. Austria,
  2. Belgium,
  3. Bulgaria,
  4. Hungary,
  5. Germany,
  6. Denmark,
  7. Luxembourg,
  8. Netherlands,
  9. Poland,
  10. Romania,
  11. Slovakia,
  12. Turkmenistan,
  13. Czech Republic,
  14. Switzerland,
  15. Sweden.

 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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