ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Aug 2011

In August 2011, the members of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



The Customs Union Commission (Decision # 740 from 16 August 2011) - http://www.tsouz.ru/KTS/KTS30/Pages/R_740.aspx


Inception date: 01 Sep 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

The Customs Union Commission (Decision # 740 from 16 August 2011) has removed the import tariff on cobalt powders (HS 8105 20 000 1) (before the rate of 15 percent applied) from 1 September 2011.
According to UN Comtrade, Belarus', Kazakhstan's and Russia's bilateral trade on the stated tariff line did not exceed USD 1 million in 2010, the year prior to the imposition of this measure. Hence, no countries are listed as affected trading partners.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
N/A

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
N/A