ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Oct 2010

In October 2010, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO. (November 2010). REPORT ON G20 TRADE MEASURES. Available at http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news10_e/igo_04nov10_e.htm


Inception date: 11 Oct 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

The Decree No. 1173 from the Russian Government regulates the exports and imports of precious metals and gems. Traders are allowed to export only if they supply a sufficient amount to the State Reserves. Belarus and Kazakhstan (Custom Union members) are exempted from the application of this measure.

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