ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Dec 2009

In December 2009, the government of Russia announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



The Government Decree #1017 from 16 December 2009. The Decree is published in "Rossiskaya Gazeta" on 21 December 2009. Avaliable from < http://www.rg.ru/2009/12/21/nikel-dok.html >

Government decree 312 from 25 April 2011 - http://www.rg.ru/2011/04/27/nikel-dok.html

Government Decree 74 from 3 February 2012.

(Government Decree 431 from 4 May 2012)


Inception date: 21 Dec 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

 

The Government Decree #1017 from 16 December 2009 has introduced an export duty of 5% of the customs value on nickel (HS 7502).
By the Government decree 312 from 25 April 2011 the export tariff on nickel (HS 7502) was introduced from 27 May 2011. The export tariff depends on the average price of the nickel at London Metal Exchange and is calculated according to the formula attached to the decree.

From 5 March 2012 the export tax for nikel is 1245.5US dollars per tonne (Government Decree 74 from 3 February 2012).
 
From 5 June 2012 the export tax for nikel is 1447.6US dollars per tonne (Government Decree 431 from 4 May 2012).
 
 
 
 

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