ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Mar 2011In March 2011, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a change in import duties.
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this measure is reported in the WTO/OECD/UNCTAD "REPORT ON G20 TRADE MEASURES (MID-OCTOBER 2010 TO APRIL 2011)" . This information is verified by the governments of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. Available from < http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/20/46/47955250.pdf >
The Commission of the Customs Union has temporary reduced import tariffs (to zero) on certain types of grains, i.e. durum wheat, common wheat, meslin, rye, barley, oats, and corn (HS 1001; 1002; 1003.00; 1004.00; 1005) from 1 March 2011 to 30 June 2011.