ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Feb 2019
On 27 February 2019, the Russian Government introduced, again, an export ban on raw hides.
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Government of the Russian Federation. Decree N194 dated 27/02/2019 О ВВЕДЕНИИ ВРЕМЕННОГО ЗАПРЕТА НА ВЫВОЗ КОЖЕВЕННОГО ПОЛУФАБРИКАТА ИЗ РОССИЙСКОЙ ФЕДЕРАЦИИ (On Introducing a Temporary Prohibition on Export of Raw Hides from the Russian Federation), http://docs.cntd.ru/document/553803860
On 27 February 2019, the Russian Government introduced an export ban on raw hides, to cover the period from 1 March to 1 September 2019. To ensure stable supplies of raw hides for the domestic shoe industry, the Government has introduced similar bans several times starting 2014, but refrained from introducing one providing for an uninterrupted export ban.