ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Aug 2011In August 2011, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a change in import duties.
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The Customs Union Commission (Decision # 765 from 16 August 2011) - http://www.tsouz.ru/KTS/KTS30/Pages/R_765.aspx
The Customs Union Commission (Decision # 765 from 16 August 2011) has split the position on aluminum foil into (1) of a thickness of less than 0.0046 mm and (2) of a thickness of more than 0.0046 but less 0.021 mm. In the case of (1) the import tariff is removed. In case of (2) the import tariff remains the same - 20 percent. Before this change there was only one category - of a thickness of less than 0.021 mm where the tariff of 20 percent applied.
The tariff change is valid from 1 September 2011.