ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Feb 2015

On 5 February 2015, the Russian Government announced a restriction on public procurement of certain foreign-manufactured medical devices, if there are Russian-manufactured alternative offers. 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

Government of the Russian Federation. Decree N102 dated 5/02/2015 «Об ограничениях и условиях допуска отдельных видов медицинских изделий, происходящих из иностранных государств, для целей осуществления закупок для обеспечения государственных и муниципальных нужд» (“On restrictions and conditions for the admission of certain types of medical devices originating from foreign states for the purpose of procurement to meet state and municipal needs”), http://ivo.garant.ru/#/document/57504798

Inception date: 14 Feb 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Public procurement access

On 5 February 2015, the Russian Government announced a restriction on public procurement of certain foreign-manufactured medical devices. Foreign bidders will thus be excluded from the tender if there are valid supply offers of Russian-manufactured appliances, or of those manufactured in the Customs Union. The restriction applies to the list of 57 appliances, including medical clothing, lab chemicals, electrical equipment and appliances.