ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Dec 2010

In December 2010, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in the required local inputs to serve domestic customers.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Joint Order No.678/1289/184H, Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Industry and Trade and Ministry of Finance on 24 December 2010.


Inception date: 24 Dec 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Local sourcing

In the Russian Federation, the Government tightened the rules for automobile producers, including foreign ones, who wish to make use of the duty­free import of components into Russia. The new conditions require that the volume of production must amount to at least 300,000 autos a year (up from 25,000); at least 30 per cent of engines must be produced in Russia; and local content of auto components production must amount to 60 per cent by 2020. The measure was introduced by the JointOrderNo.678/1289/184H,MinistryofEconomicDevelopment,MinistryofIndustryandTradeand Ministry of Finance on 24 December 2010.

AFFECTED SECTORS