ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Aug 2011

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 2 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO. (November 2011). OVERVIEW OF DEVELOPMENTS IN THE INTERNATIONAL TRADING ENVIRONMENT (WT/TPR/OV/14). Available at http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news11_e/igo_26oct11_e.htm


Inception date: 20 Aug 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

The Customs Union Commission introduced import/export ban/restriction on raw, tanned and dressed fur skin (or piece/cuttings thereof) of harp seal and their white coat pups (HS 4301.80.99; 4301.90.00; 4302.19.41; 4302.19.49; 4302.20.00; 4302.30.51; 4302.30.55). The measure is valid from 20 August 2011.
 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
Inception date: 20 Aug 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export-related non-tariff measure, nes

The Customs Union Commission introduced import/export ban/restriction on raw, tanned and dressed fur skin (or piece/cuttings thereof) of harp seal and their white coat pups (HS 4301.80.99; 4301.90.00; 4302.19.41; 4302.19.49; 4302.20.00; 4302.30.51; 4302.30.55). The measure is valid from 20 August 2011.