ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Jul 2016

In July 2016, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 03 Jul 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Export tax

With Federal law No. 232-FZ of 3 July 2016 the Government of the Russian Federation ratified its Agreement with the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on cooperation in the field of supply of petroleum products in the Republic of Tajikistan of 6 February 2013. According to article 5 of the 2013 Agreement, Russia does not levy export duties on the oil products it exports to Tajikistan for internal consumption. Federal Law No. 232-FZ of 3 July 2016 ensures this export rule to become binding.

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