ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Feb 2009

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



The Government Decree # 116 from 14 February 2009. The decree is published in the "Rossiiskaya Gazeta" from 20 February 2009. The document is available from < http://www.rg.ru/2009/02/20/polistirol-dok.html >
The Government Decree # 1053 from 20 December 2009. The document is available from < http://www.rg.ru/2009/12/28/poshlina-dok.html >


Inception date: 20 Mar 2009 | Removal date: 18 Sep 2010
Still in force

Import tariff

The Government Decree # 116 from 14 February 2009 eliminates import tariff on polystyrene (HS 3903) for 9 months. The measure is effective from 20 March 2009.
The Government Decree # 1053 from 20 December 2009 extended elimination of import tariff on polystyrene for another 9 months. The measure is effective from 20 December 2009.

AFFECTED SECTORS